Tag: Keara Dowd

Whiskey, wine and puppies: Promotions to help you unwind on Election Day

WASHINGTON — It’s Tuesday night. You’ve done your research and cast your vote, so now what? If you’re looking to take the edge off at the end of a long Election Day, there are plenty of events to keep you busy in the area. From whiskey to wine, from trivia to puppies, there’s a little […]

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Services set for John McCain in DC, Arizona

WASHINGTON — Services in remembrance of Arizona Sen. John McCain are coming together Sunday, just a day after the 81-year-old died battling brain cancer. McCain will lie in state at the U.S. Capitol Rotunda on Friday, Aug. 31, it was announced Sunday. Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey announced that McCain will lie in state at the […]

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As school returns, what you need to know on the roads

WASHINGTON — As 2.4 million students in the D.C. area return to school in the coming weeks, traffic will increase and drivers will have to pay closer attention to stay safe on the roads. “Area motorists must get back into the habit of slowing down and watching for children in school zones and in neighborhoods […]

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Photos: Hope and heartbreak among DC Croatia fans

WASHINGTON — Croatia fans packed Church Hall in Georgetown to watch their team take on France in the World Cup Final. Things didn’t work out like they’d hoped, but they certainly made the most out of the game. There was authentic music, dancing, and even the Croatian ambassador. Fans who didn’t have their own gear could […]

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Noise bill could clarify DC audio level limits, lower fines

WASHINGTON — A bill that establishes clear noise-level restrictions and lowers the fine for violators will be voted on by the D.C. Council on Tuesday. “It’s simply a way to accommodate both the street performers and the people who are affected by excessively loud, disturbing noise,” said Councilwoman Mary Cheh. The Amplified Noise Amendment Act […]

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