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All Opinions Are Local: May 17, 2009 - May 23, 2009

A Bay Full of Broken Promises

By Gerald W. Winegrad and Howard Ernst Annapolis Last December marked the 25th anniversary of the first Chesapeake Bay Agreement. More than 700 Chesapeake Bay enthusiasts turned out in 1983 to watch the governors of three states, the mayor of...

By Gina Acosta  |  May 22, 2009; 1:06 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Chesapeake Bay , environment , wildlife  
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A Quick Stop at the D.C. DMV

By Deborah Rogers Ashburn I was apprehensive about going to the D.C. Department of Motor Vehicles' Brentwood Service Center last week, as I'd heard a lot of things about horrible experiences at DMV offices in the District. As a Virginia...

By Marisa Katz  |  May 17, 2009; 12:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  DMV  
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Courage Is Needed on Needle Exchange

By Paola Barahona Washington The Obama administration's budget dealt a serious blow to those who support syringe exchange programs to prevent the transmission of HIV, hepatitis C and other infectious diseases. On the campaign trail, during the transition and in...

By Marisa Katz  |  May 17, 2009; 12:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  HIV , public health  
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Making Vandalism Pay

By Dick Bray Springfield Last night, I took two clients to dinner at Clyde's near Verizon Center. I was lucky to find a parking space only five spots past the restaurant, and I was pleased to find a new parking...

By Marisa Katz  |  May 17, 2009; 12:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  crime  
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The Same-Sex Marriage Debate (Continued)

Real Threats to D.C. Children Pastor Harry R. Jackson Jr. wrote last week about his opposition to the District's recognition of same-sex marriages legally performed in other jurisdictions ["One Man, One Woman -- Only"]. Several times in his piece, Jackson...

By Marisa Katz  |  May 17, 2009; 12:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  same-sex marriage  
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