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DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on April 23rd, 2015 by dcblogs

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HughChe’s Blog and his incredible on-going list about DC life and observations.

Former councilman lands a new job promoting stripper nights. New Columbia Heights.

The blog post by DC Literary Outsider begins: The doctor, my therapist showed me a chart about the effects of drinking.

The Royal brings wifi, Colombian food, and vermouth next month. Left for LeDroit.

Interview with the owner of Banana Love Muffins. Urban Scrawl DC.

ARLnow has acquired Borderstan and plans to resume its operations. Borderstan did a good job covering the Dupont-Logan-U areas but ceased publication more than a year ago. It plans to expand its coverage area up to Columbia Heights.

Eat Run Read runs the Boston Marathon and reports.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on April 22nd, 2015 by dcblogs

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The time lapse video of a building being moved is the most awesome thing. Triangle Blog.

Arielmin in Seoul with camera. Also, Instagram @arielmin.

A list of the many people that ride Metro in Paris. Kafe Kristin.

Unemployed Kat drops her “deal breakers” to dating, such as avoiding people who live on the other side of the river, otherwise called Arlington.

Some people are organized and some people aren’t when it comes to email. Famous DC.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on April 21st, 2015 by dcblogs

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A 2.5 hour walk from Woodley Park to the Congressional Cemetery ends on a bad note. Malnurtured Snay.

An intern returns to California after 10 weeks in DC and describes what she learned here, in the post: Goodbye my Lover, DC. (This post published in early March but just came across it. It’s a good read.). 1100 Jefferson.

A new restaurant enables patrons to record their own 45 RPM record right on the spot. Young and Hungry.

I’m 35 and I don’t know if I want a baby. Zandria.

My Undocumented Closet shows off a springtime look.

The Washington region is the world’s 77th largest urban area. Beyond DC.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on April 20th, 2015 by dcblogs

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Violent crime on Capitol Hill is on the rise, writes Capitol Hill Corner.

Exposed DC: Featured Instagrammers.

Ferreting Out the Fun writes about the best meals we ate in Paris. The photos detail it all.

AAA flat tire service works for Lit.

Candy Sandwich attends the Earth Day concert and reports.

My Oyster, in Mexico, stops at the Museum of Modern Art in Mexico City.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on April 16th, 2015 by dcblogs

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Tulip Frenzy takes photos of the people taking photos.

Sandi Moynihan visits a friend in San Francisco, someone she is meeting, in person, for the first time.

Fun looking: Solar-powered row boat. Where’s the Solar.

A tribute to a woman who was legendary. By the way.

Free events for the week beginning Thursday, April 16. DC Free Culture.

How do I get over my fear of bike theft? Gear Prudence.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on April 14th, 2015 by dcblogs

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Really nice work about what else at Urban Sketchers.

A blog that really took local journalism to heart, Short Articles about Long Meetings (SALM), is ceasing publication. The writer is relocating out of the area, and a successor the for the blog is being sought.

Confessions. Life As List.

Here’s the story of “he died with his boots on” Soapy Smith. Library of Congress Blog.

Your terrific 2015 cherry blossom Instagram photos. Capital Comment.

DC Blogs Noted

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

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When does your Black life matter? The Dithering of a District Diva.

Some really stunning peak bloom photographs. PoP.

A very interesting read: The man who killed the man who killed Lincoln. Capital Comment.

Dept. of new words: The problem with sharenting. Stirrup Queens.

Coalition opposes exemption for body camera video. DC Open Government Coalition.

The coffee experience at Mockingbird Hill. Dating Rules for Sitcoms.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on April 10th, 2015 by dcblogs

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Feidin Santana is a hero. New Possibilities.

DCist has an interesting roundup of upcoming art house variety movies.

A new tavern for 7th St. NW near Q. SALM.

Ok, only read this if explosive baby poops on the plane is entertaining. But I do have a law degree.

A writer whose ancestry goes through Robert E Lee’s father, writes about revisionism in the post, dead guys. Tom Lee.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on April 7th, 2015 by dcblogs

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Here are 11 things you did not know about Nationals Park. Cloture Club.

Will DC really grow from 659,000 to 900,000 people by 2040? Open House.

PoP asked a good question about whether people are in DC for the long haul or not. Many responses.

The problem of mail theft. Frozen Tropics.

Oliver Stone was in Adams Morgan this week filming for a movie about Edward Snowden. Some Tweets with photos about here and here and here.

DC Blogs Noted

Posted in DC Blogs Noted on April 6th, 2015 by dcblogs

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Something is going on with DC that may mean trouble ahead. It’s losing population. City Desk.

Photos from Hawaiian vacation were taken from a helicopter. Pithypants.

Parents plan to help their daughter settle in DC. The Cozy Mystery List Blog.

Washcycle reports that 18% of Metro DC households use bikes for transportation.

Nice story about how Eddie’s Hair Creations has adapted to a changing neighborhood. WAMU.