June 3, 2013
Temporary Checkpoint Closures at BWI
Construction activity at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport will require the temporary, short-term closures of the Concourse B and Concourse A security checkpoints on separate days this week.
Collision-Prone Intersections in the DMV
The Washington Examiner analyzed lists compiled by local police departments of intersections in their jurisdictions that have the most crashes.
One Love Foundation
Maryland native Yeardley Love was a senior at the University of Virginia in May 2010 when she was killed by her ex-boyfriend, George Huguely of Chevy Chase. Yeardley’s mother, Sharon, is the founder of the One Love Foundation, whose mission is to end relationship violence through education and technology.
Pepco Mobile App
If your electricity does go out, log on from your smartphone to report outages and get updates.
May 31, 2013
20th Annual Taste of Georgetown
The 20th Annual Taste of Georgetown on June 1 will showcase the spectacular cuisine of over twenty five of Washington, D.C.’s finest restaurants, as well as craft beer pairings, live music and an Iron Chef-style competition.
Beltway BBQ Showdown
Cooks from up and down the East Coast will be competing at the Beltway BBQ Showdown for a grand prize and the opportunity to go to the National Competition in Kansas City. Admission is free.
Prince George’s Co. Public Schools Job Fair
Prince George’s County Public Schools will host a job fair to recruit school bus drivers on June 1.
May 30, 2013
One Fund Boston Concert
The One Fund Boston concert can be watched online at this live stream.
Screen on the Green
Screen on the Green 2013, a free outdoor movie festival on the National Mall, has announced its lineup for its 15th year that will kick off July 22 and run every Monday night through August 12. The movies will be shown on a 20-foot by 40-foot screen between 7th and 12th Streets on the Mall.
Local Target Stores Launching ‘Concierge’ Program
Some local Target stores will be staffed starting June 28 with a ‘beauty concierge,’ an employee who will be available to answer guests’ beauty questions in-store. A list of participating stores in Maryland, Northern Virginia and the District can be found here.
May 28, 2013
D.C. to Boston Run
Two men are running 450 miles, from Washington, D.C. to Boston, to raise money for the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings. Donations are being accepted.