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Steal this job: Style consultant
WashingtonPost.com / Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:31:05 GMT

Name: Lani Inlander, 37 Salary: $120,000 Position: Owner and chief stylist, Real Life Style  (917-355-8104)

What she does You might be tempted to think Lani Inlander shops for a living. But there’s a lot more to it than that. As the owner of what she calls a “style consulting firm,” Inlander works with women (and some men) to help them get the look they want. “Most of my clients either hate shopping, don’t have time to shop, or are completely overwhelmed by the experience,” she says. Some long-time clients just have Inlander ship them clothes every so often, so that they “never set foot in a store anymore,” she says.


IT pros without a tech background turn to master’s programs
WashingtonPost.com / Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:05:15 GMT

Milton Clement says he’s hit a glass ceiling.

Though the 30-year-old Ohio native studied English in undergrad, he had a lifelong interest in technology and found himself working in technology after college. He helped digitize a journal for the Association of Schools of Public Health, and enjoyed the work.

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Weather Gang: D.C. area forecast: One more day of partial sun, then back into the clouds
WashingtonPost.com / Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:00:38 GMT
WEATHER GANG | After a very cold start, today will move into quite pleasant territory.

Dr. Gridlock: Monday morning delays on Metro’s Yellow and Blue lines
WashingtonPost.com / Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:02:38 GMT

Updated at 6:03 a.m.

Metro said trains are no longer sharing a track on the Blue Line after an earlier problem.

Riders should expect residual delays in both directions.

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Town Square | Contemporary mansion on James River to be auctioned
WashingtonPost.com / Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:30:51 GMT

An estate that includes 98 acres of historic land as well as an 11,298-square-foot contemporary mansion in Virginia is going on the auction block Friday.

The property on Flowerdew Hundred Road in North Prince George has 650 feet of James River frontage and is part of the original farm known as Flowerdew Hundred, which King James gave as a land grant in 1619 to the governor of Virginia.

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Two people involved in Brightwood shooting
WashingtonPost.com / Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:17:15 GMT

D.C. Police are investigating an early morning shooting Monday that occurred in the at 8th and Jefferson streets NW.

The incident happened just before 3 a.m. Police said two people are involved and had no further details at the time.

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