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Borderstan Brief

by Tim Regan April 8, 2016 at 9:00 am 1 Comment

BRIEF shoes hanging at 14th and U

Driver Hits, Kills Man Near Thomas Circle — Someone driving a car collided with a man on Massachusetts Ave. NW early this morning. The pedestrian died on the scene, according to authorities. The driver reportedly remained on the scene and waited for police to arrive. [NBC Washington; Washington Post; ABC 7]

Park View Beer Garden Launches Crowndfunding Campaign — The Midlands, a new beer garden from the owners of the Kangaroo Boxing Club, is planned to open at 3333 Georgia Ave. NW. But first, it needs money. [New Columbia Heights]

Washington Post’s Principal of the Year in Columbia Heights — The Washington Post’s Principal of the Year is Ryan Tauriainen, principal at AppleTree Institute Early Learning Public Charter School’s Columbia Heights campus. [Washington Post]

Eight-Year-Old Reviews ‘D.C.’s Best Playgrounds’ — Want to find a good playground? Ask a kid. Here are the some of the best playgrounds in D.C. according to a DCist writer’s son. [DCist]

Louis CK in Dupont, on U Street — The world famous comedian performed at DC Improv last night and is set to perform at the Lincoln Theatre on U Street later this evening. Both shows sold out almost immediately because, well, guess. [DCist]

  • ARLnow Refugee

    I love how open the comments are here! It’s as if Borderstan wants to hear from its readers, whether they buy in with Disqus or not. Unfortunately, there’s at least one LNN sister site that lacks such openness and commitment to div erse discussion 🙁


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