Borderstan Brief

by Daniel Levitt July 31, 2015 at 9:00 am 0


Man Killed in Park View Shooting — A man was shot and killed last night in Park View, police said this morning. [Borderstan]

Carter G. Woodson Memorial Opens in Shaw — The Carter G. Woodson memorial is now open to the public after months of work. Located at 9th Street NW at Rhode Island Ave and Q Street’s NW, the memorial commemorates the “father of black history.” [BadWolfDC]

Demographic Shifts — New research compiled by students at the University of Maryland show that residents who identify as hispanic have gradually moved out of neighborhoods such as Columbia Heights and Adams Morgan. [Washington City Paper]

Chief to Chief — D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier will meet with police chiefs from other cities amid a 20 percent spike in crime in the District. [WAMU]


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