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Georgetown boat rental launches new name

A Washington waterfront landmark gets a new moniker after its previous owner was forced out.

Thursday - 04/11/2013, 04:52pm EDT

Tags: boathouse, National Park Service, waterfront, Paul Simkin, georgetown

National Park Service releases deer death count

The National Park Service initially hoped to remove 60 deer from Rock Creek Park, but Park Service spokeswoman Carol Johnson says officials are still pleased with the results.

Monday - 04/01/2013, 08:48pm EDT

Tags: deer hunt, Rock Creek Park, National Park Service, shooting, michelle basch

Marion Barry: Twitter remark about park service inappropriate

D.C. Councilmember Marion Barry says he did not personally send tweets from his account criticizing the National Park Service about a Rock Creek Park deer hunt.

Friday - 03/29/2013, 06:20am EDT

Tags: marion barry, d.c. council, National Park Service, deer hunt, Rock Creek Park

Controlled deer hunt begins in Rock Creek Park

As the controlled deer hunt in Rock Creek Park begins Wednesday night, temporary nighttime road closures will go into effect to protect park visitors and neighbors.

Thursday - 03/28/2013, 01:27am EDT

Tags: Rock Creek Park, deer, deer hunt, deer dilemma, National Park Service

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Deer Dilemma Part 3: 'It's not a Walt Disney movie'

The National Park Service says its plan to hunt deer in Rock Creek Park to reduce their population will be done as humanely as possible.

Tuesday - 03/05/2013, 06:20am EST

Tags: michelle basch, deer dilemma, Rock Creek Park, deer kill, National Park Service

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Rock Creek deer reduction plan on hold

Plans to reduce the number of deer in Rock Creek Park are on hold until March while lawyers battle over the fate of the deer in court.

Thursday - 02/07/2013, 05:20pm EST

Tags: courts, Rock Creek Park, deer, wildlife management, National Park Service

40th annual March for Life will draw crowd to Mall

Anti-abortion activists from across the nation will take to D.C.'s streets for the 40th annual March for Life Friday. Organizers say they hope the crowd will surpass the march's record of 400,000 demonstrators, and even the attendance of 1 million people at the inauguration.

Friday - 01/25/2013, 01:40pm EST

Tags: March for Life, abortion, National Park Service, inauguration, Natalie Plumb

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