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Posted in DC Blogs Noted on June 8th, 2015 by dcblogs

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Why I hate being told to smile. Eat Pray Run DC.

Always good: Overheard in DC: Tourist Season. DCist.

This writer describes his encounter with someone who was just released from prison after 22 years. Greater Greater Washington.

Collective Action is seeking volunteers for some interesting work.

The 12 things people who liev in Logan Circle are tired of hearing. Hungry Lobbyist. (This dates from 2014, but was missed first time around. Worthwhile and fun.)

Olivia’s Diner, a 24-hour restaurant, is set to open near Dupont Circle. Hatchet.

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Posted in DC Blogs Noted on June 2nd, 2015 by dcblogs

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In Cleveland, the Greatest Escapist reflects on home while watching the Cavs in a crowded bar.

DC’s hippie enclave profiled. Urban Turf.

A young teacher’s voice on the devastating effects of education reform. The Washington Teacher. reports from New Orleans with photos.

Writing tip of the day: The fallacy of “finding your voice,” Booklab.

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Posted in DC Blogs Noted on June 1st, 2015 by dcblogs


This dog definitely was a diva. Photo. The Marvelous Real.

A dove built a nest on a windowsill and is laying eggs. Photos. Orange Explains it All.

The Dog Tag Bakery is really all about giving back to those who have served in the military. The DC Bike Blogger.

My top 10 brunch spots in DC’s U Street corridor. Modlancer.

Urban Sketchers at work on Rolling Thunder.

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Posted in DC Blogs Noted on May 27th, 2015 by dcblogs


Two MPD officers got out of their patrol car in Ward 8 and then this happened. Congress Heights on the Rise.

Sandra is moving to a new part of DC, and away from the zoo. Chicks Dig Poetry.

Beyond Metro, there’s no big idea for transit in DC anymore. Greater Greater Washington.

Five random things I did this weekend. DC Rainmaker.

The Urban Land Institute wants to hear what Millennials think about DC. New Columbia Heights.

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Posted in DC Blogs Noted on May 26th, 2015 by dcblogs


Powering a house with batteries in Arlington. Where’s the Solar.

Style photos taken of people in Adams Morgan. Bustle.

Life lately according to my iPhone. Modlancer.

Two days of Paris moments. Photos. The Art in Life.

The DC Bike Blogger bikes over to Quantico.

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Posted in DC Blogs Noted on May 19th, 2015 by dcblogs


The growing popularity of gardening in DC. Garden Rant.

Sweet Science Coffee now brewing in Adams Morgan. Sprudge.

A week without dieting. Coffee Cake and Cardio. A blog by a Texas girl now living in DC.

The Mad Max movie is a different kind of film. DC Film Girl.

A view of Northeast. Ben Dorger. Photo.

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Posted in DC Blogs Noted on May 18th, 2015 by dcblogs

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A first person account of a daytime mugging in LeDroit Park.. PoP

Manda Writes Things writes: I’m the girl that took the picture of the soldier and child in Baltimore that went viral.

We’re moving to DC, writes Chelsea Eats Treats. The NoMa area.

It’s the parents that are moving in with this Millennial writer. The Blog at Huffington Post.

New York Times messes up another visit to DC. Young & Hungry. (Strong, headline screaming language warning. Hint: ‘Messes’ is our word.).

The 10 best big cities for educated millennials puts DC on top. Business Insider. Something else in BI that’s worth a look at concerns “meal sharing apps,” where you can arrange to have dinner with strangers.

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Posted in DC Blogs Noted on May 13th, 2015 by dcblogs

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If you’re going to throw a party, the night before Mother’s Day is a good time to do so. But I do have a law degree.

Mirror (monitor) mirror (monitor) on the wall. The Marvelous Real.

DC is number two in the nation as worst city to drive in. Mobility Lab.

The art of sanitation (trucks). Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space.

A review of DC doughnuts and fried chicken. Ice Cream U Scream.

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Posted in DC Blogs Noted on May 12th, 2015 by dcblogs

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Why my online dating profile is incredibly honest. Greatest Escapist.

Back in the day when Jimi Hendrix played in Adams Morgan. DC Rocks.

Adams Morgan redevelopment project will preserve facades, reports Urban Turf, although they are pretty plain, and somewhat ugly.

A quick self portrait. Carol’s Drawing Journal.

Hill Now reports that Bayou Bakery is opening and will be true to its name with food such as gumbo, beignets.

Bike to work day on Friday. DCist.

Writing workshop at National Cathedral. Booklab.

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Posted in DC Blogs Noted on May 11th, 2015 by dcblogs

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Touring bands tell us why they love DC. DC Music Download.

Pre-med student and closet chef reviews Sakuramen in Adams Morgan. A Second Bite.

Ordinary happenings of peculiar people. Half of My Heart. Observations from the commute.

Very good observation: These giant numbers on a condo at 14th and Spring are really ugly. New Columbia Heights. Photo.

Something about DC you may not know about: The Overthrust Fault. PoP.

Really giant solar building canopy in Tenleytown. Where’s the Solar. (Largest in DC?).