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The case for keeping Michelle Rhee

By Raymond Coleman, Rockville With all due respect to Colbert I. King [“Time for Rhee to go,” op-ed, Sept. 11], Michelle A. Rhee should be retained as D.C. schools chancellor. She has effectively tackled the issues of infrastructure and school...

By washingtonpost.com editors  |  September 14, 2010; 8:50 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (14)
Categories:  Adams Morgan , D.C. , D.C. politics , Fenty , Georgetown , HotTopic , Mayor Fenty , education , schools  
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Gray isn't wrong on parking complaints

Vince Gray has made some urbanists nervous with statements criticizing recent D.C. meter fee increases and about rolling back later parking meter hours. Actually, he's correct in recognizing the problems with recent parking policy changes, even if his recommendations...

By David Alpert  |  September 10, 2010; 11:40 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
Categories:  Adams Morgan , D.C. , D.C. politics , Fenty , HotTopic , Local blog network , Mayor Fenty , traffic  
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Our nation's capital of rats?

By Kathy Megyeri, Washington While sitting in the small park at the corner of Columbia Road and 16th Street NW in the middle of the day, I saw rats the size of house cats frolicking under park benches and ducking...

By washingtonpost.com editors  |  September 2, 2010; 6:49 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (3)
Categories:  Adams Morgan , D.C. , DMV , Fenty , environment , housing , parks , public health , wildlife  
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The unintended effects of liquor moratoriums

The District Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration just renewed for five years a moratorium on new liquor licenses issued in Georgetown. This moratorium has been in place for over 10 years. Similar moratoriums exist in other neighborhoods, such as Dupont Circle and Adams Morgan.

By Topher Mathews  |  April 21, 2010; 12:25 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Adams Morgan , D.C. , HotTopic , Local blog network  
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What Will Make a Better Adams Morgan

By Kristen Barden and Pat Patrick Washington Adams Morgan, like any other diverse and active commercial sector in a major city, isn’t immune to violence. But two recent opinion pieces that address the issue of crime in Adams Morgan missed...

By Vince Rinehart  |  June 25, 2009; 8:49 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
Categories:  Adams Morgan , crime  
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Adams Morgan Is Helping Itself

By Denis James Washington Terry Lynch [“A Better Balance in Adams Morgan,”] should stick to the Downtown Cluster of Congregations. Those of us who live here and are deeply involved in our community fully understand the tragic effects that an...

By Vince Rinehart  |  June 4, 2009; 1:11 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Adams Morgan , D.C. , crime  
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Needed: A Better Balance in Adams Morgan, Vince Rinehart , June 1, 2009
 
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