Borderstan Brief

by Tim Regan May 2, 2016 at 9:00 am 0

Photo via Twitter : Washington Hilton

Biden Spotted on 14th Street — Vice President Joe Biden stopped in at Room and Board while Dr. Jill Biden took a barre class next door, according to Washington Post’s Perry Stein. [Twitter / Perry Stein]

‘Nerd Prom’ Argument Leads to Fox News vs. HuffPo Scuffle — Two journalists — one from Huffington Post, another from Fox News — scuffled over a cell phone at a “Nerd Prom” afterparty in Foggy Bottom Saturday night. According to one witness, punches were “definitely” thrown. Journalism! [Washington Post]

New Plans for 14th and U Development — A Nine-story building with 33 condos and retail is in the works for a plot of land at 14th and U streets NW. [UrbanTurf]

‘Defective Elevator Motor’ Leads to Fire in West End Building — Firefighters rushed to a West End building this morning after a “defective elevator motor” apparently sparked a small fire. The blaze was extinguished soon after the call came in, according to D.C. Fire and EMS. [Twitter / D.C. Fire and EMS]

U Street Bar to Host Congressman vs. Journalists Mario Kart Competition — A congressman from Texas will compete against journalists and businesspeople at The Brixton on U Street this weekend to celebrate the launch of the “GovGames” Twitch channel. [DCInno]

Photo via Twitter / Washington Hilton


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