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Taste of Georgetown Moves to Waterfront

Taste of Georgetown Moves to Waterfront

Event celebrates its 21st year on Saturday, Sept. 13
13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Congressman to DC: If City Wants Representation, Join Maryland

Congressman to DC: If City Wants Representation, Join Maryland

Congressman made his remarks Wednesday at groundbreaking for new Trump hotel.
11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

The movie, in stores July 22, is about a real-life boy who says he went to Heaven and met Jesus during surgery. We spoke with the family behind the film about how it can help start a discuss
Decriminalization of Marijuana in DC: No Changes to Georgetown University Policies

Decriminalization of Marijuana in DC: No Changes to Georgetown University Policies

The new law reduces the penalty for small-scale possession, which previously included fines of up to $1,000 and potential jail time.
Congressional Press Secretary Arrested Bringing Gun Into Capitol

Congressional Press Secretary Arrested Bringing Gun Into Capitol

Ryan Shucard works for Pennsylvania Congressman Tom Marino, a Republican, and lives in Alexandria, Va.
24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Marijuana Decriminalized: No, Pot is Not Legal in D.C.

Marijuana Decriminalized: No, Pot is Not Legal in D.C.

A District of Columbia law that goes into effect Thursday reduces penalties for some marijuana possession -- but federal law still applies and there are exceptions.
Animal Bones Found at Hyde-Addison Elementary School

Animal Bones Found at Hyde-Addison Elementary School

Construction workers found bones while digging at the site, according to report.
'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes': Trailer + Review

'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes': Trailer + Review

Cinema Siren says: Spectacular Simians should make Dawn the brightest of summer blockbusters.
Everyday Inspirations: Incredible Ways People Give Back Locally

Everyday Inspirations: Incredible Ways People Give Back Locally

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
VIDEO: Local Filmmaker's on a Mission to Prove 'Americans Are Not Dumb'

VIDEO: Local Filmmaker's on a Mission to Prove 'Americans Are Not Dumb'

Quizzes DC residents, visitors on knowledge of American history.
UPDATE: House Side of U.S. Capitol Building Reopened Thursday Morning

UPDATE: House Side of U.S. Capitol Building Reopened Thursday Morning

Architect's Office cites asbestos concerns.
Cyclists Unhappy with Post 'Bicycle Bullies' Column Plan 'Protest Ride'

Cyclists Unhappy with Post 'Bicycle Bullies' Column Plan 'Protest Ride'

Cyclists plan to converge on the Post with a bike ride at 1 p.m. Thursday.
Grab Your Pom Poms: Wizard Girl Auditions Coming Up

Grab Your Pom Poms: Wizard Girl Auditions Coming Up

The Wizard Girls will hold auditions for the 2014-15 squad on Saturday, July 19 at Trinity Washington University's Trinity Center.
Report: DC Experiences 911 Problems After Back-Up Power Fails

Report: DC Experiences 911 Problems After Back-Up Power Fails

Callers to 911 had longer wait times, Washington Post reports.
The Stray Birds Bring Their Folk Sound to Gypsy Sally's Thursday in Georgetown

The Stray Birds Bring Their Folk Sound to Gypsy Sally's Thursday in Georgetown

Their full-length debut, The Stray Birds, was named to the Top 10 Folk/Americana Releases of 2012 by NPR.
National Weather Service Issues Weather Alert for D.C.

National Weather Service Issues Weather Alert for D.C.

Watch continues until 9 p.m. Thursday.
D.C. Mayor Gray: Just Say No to Maryland Beaches This Weekend

D.C. Mayor Gray: Just Say No to Maryland Beaches This Weekend

His Honor doesn't want Maryland congressman overturning city's marijuana decriminalization law.
Trash Collection Suspended for Fourth of July Holiday in DC

Trash Collection Suspended for Fourth of July Holiday in DC

Some parking regulations will be enforced on the holiday, depending on location.