Why reporting a broken parking meter may not help you

Every parking meter in the District of Columbia has a sticker on it that tells drivers to report a broken meter by calling 311, but one man tells WTOP Ticketbuster that operators aren't properly trained and drivers need to beware.

Thursday - 02/06/2014, 04:26pm EST

Eat (and drink) like you're in Sochi

For the duration of the Winter Olympics, D.C.'s Mari Vanna will expand its Russian menu to include three dishes representative to the cuisine of Sochi.

Thursday - 02/06/2014, 01:24pm EST

Bryan Voltaggio opening Aggio at Range?

It appears "Top Chef" alum Bryan Voltaggio is making some changes at his Chevy Chase restaurant, Range, a little more than a year after it opened.

Thursday - 02/06/2014, 12:51pm EST

Judge deciding if AG race will be voted on April 1

Judge deciding whether DC attorney general race will be on April 1 primary ballot

Thursday - 02/06/2014, 12:50pm EST

Giant Food celebrating its 78th year

Giant Food is giving away free birthday cake at all 170 locations on Thursday, Feb. 6 in celebration of its 78th anniversary. Birthday celebrations and cake cutting will take place from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Thursday - 02/06/2014, 07:37am EST

Tips to reduce car damage while driving over potholes

The latest freeze-thaw cycle has taken its toll on the roads. Orphaned hubcaps have been found strewn along shoulders, leaning against jersey walls, laying in culverts -- footstones for travelers who have fallen victim to the region's eruption of potholes.

Thursday - 02/06/2014, 04:47am EST

Navy to rename DC building where gunman killed 12

Navy to rename Washington building where gunman killed 12 in September shooting

Wednesday - 02/05/2014, 07:17pm EST

D.C. fire chief comments on dying man left unattended outside fire station

D.C.'s fire chief is commenting for the first time on the lack of response from D.C. fire and EMS employees as a man was suffering from a heart attack across the street from a fire station.

Wednesday - 02/05/2014, 11:33am EST

Real 'Monuments Men' records go on display in DC

Records, photos of the real 'Monuments Men' go on display in DC as movie opens nationwide

Wednesday - 02/05/2014, 09:05am EST

Long-delayed condo project at former Italian Embassy moving ahead

An eight-story addition is planned for behind the original Italian embassy building in Adams Morgan, creating a complex that would have up to 135 residential units.

Wednesday - 02/05/2014, 08:42am EST

Rules vary on keeping sidewalks cleared for walkers

All the winter weather raises questions about who is responsible for keeping sidewalks clear so that walkers stay safe.

Wednesday - 02/05/2014, 06:02am EST

US Archives to display Emancipation Proclamation

National Archives to display original Emancipation Proclamation to honor Black History Month

Wednesday - 02/05/2014, 05:35am EST

Recovering snowy owl is a female

It turns out the rare snowy owl that was injured by a Metrobus last week is a female.

Wednesday - 02/05/2014, 12:22am EST

Freezing rain, ice expected Tuesday into Wednesday

Even as one winter weather system swirls its way out of the D.C. region, another is forecast to hit your Wednesday-morning commute.

Wednesday - 02/05/2014, 12:15am EST

D.C. police seek missing woman, 89

The Metropolitan Police Department says Gladys May Morrison was last seen on Tuesday in the 4200 block of East Capitol Street in Northeast.

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 11:57pm EST

Historic D.C. site to become contemporary art museum

A historic downtown Washington building where telephone inventor Alexander Graham Bell once conducted experiments could become a contemporary art museum.

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 06:22pm EST

D.C. police union, mayor's office argue over pay raises

In an ugly war words, the chair of the D.C. police union blasted the decision of an arbitor regarding officer pay raises.

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 05:18pm EST

Dulles airport expects to see widespread cancellations due to weather

An approaching weather system will impact scheduled flights to and from the Washington, D.C. area this evening and Wednesday morning.

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 05:13pm EST

DC police union head blasts arbitration decision

DC police union head blasts arbitration decision; officers get less than union sought

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 04:53pm EST

Watered-down pot decriminalization advances in DC

DC Council approves decriminalizing pot possession, but smoking in public would remain illegal

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 04:29pm EST
  • 35