Borderstan Brief

by Tim Regan February 4, 2016 at 9:00 am 0

Lil Petey

H.D. Cooke, 10 Other Schools, Will Get Extended School Year — Mayor Muriel Bowser and DCPS Chancellor Kaya Henderson announced yesterday the addition of 20 more school days to 10 D.C. schools. With the exception of H.D. Cooke Elementary School in Adams Morgan, all of the schools are located in Wards 7 and 8. [Washington City Paper]

No Reservations — Here’s how to get a table for dinner on 14th Street without making reservations first. [Washingtonian]

Lil Petey Claims Another Victim — Think you can finish the Lil Petey? One man tried to eat the $50 behemoth at Bub and Pop’s yesterday and failed. RIP, brave man. [Twitter]

Dupont Underground Managing Director Steps Down — The director of the Dupont Underground, Braulio Agnese, is stepping away from the position. Pink Line Project founder Philippa Hughes will take over some of Agnese’s previous duties. The former managing director’s departure comes as the underground art space is putting together its first art installation. [Washingtonian]

Four People Injured in Logan Circle Blaze — Four people including one firefighter were injured when an apartment on M Street caught fire late last night. Authorities said it took a half hour to extinguish the fire. [Borderstan; WJLA]

ANC 1B Meeting Tonight — The commission will meet tonight at the Reeves Center (2000 14th St. NW) at 7 p.m. [ANC 1B]


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