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Muriel Bowser poised to net allies on D.C. council in special election
WashingtonTimes.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 22:32:07 -0400

Voters in Wards 4 and 8 will head to the polls Tuesday to choose new lawmakers in special elections that could win the District's mayor crucial allies on the D.C. Council.

Eleven candidates are vying for council seats in each election — the Ward 4 seat was left vacant when ...

Azalea festival lets you buy designer furnishings and help charity
WashingtonPost.com / Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:30:28 GMT
Here’s how you can pick up some stylish furnishings for your home and help raise money for a charity: Local interior designer Kelley Proxmire has selected some special items from some of her home-staging projects to sell in the Azalea Garden Festival.Read full article >>

Weather Gang: D.C. area forecast: Week starts off chilly, but warms by the weekend
WashingtonPost.com / Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:00:19 GMT
The coming week has its share of nice days but really takes until the weekend to offer some real warmth.

Amy Schumer is the queen of comedy television
WashingtonPost.com / Mon, 27 Apr 2015 10:15:03 GMT
In a skit from her show “Inside Amy Schumer,” comedian Amy Schumer spies Tina Fey, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Patricia Arquette having a posh picnic.Louis-Dreyfus looks at her quizzically. “Are you that girl from the television who talks about her p—-?”Read full article >>

Montgomery County Council’s office building looks ready for a makeover
WashingtonPost.com / Mon, 27 Apr 2015 02:56:06 GMT
The Montgomery County Council’s on-again, off-again plans for a $31 million renovation of its aging office building appear to be on again. Council President George Leventhal (D-At-Large) pulled the proposal from consideration last month, following protests from Montgomery Board of Education President Pat O’Neill, who said the project could not be justified when more than 9,000 students in the overcrowded system attend classes in trailers.Read full article >>

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