Congress votes to override D.C.'s 2013 ballot initiative on budget autonomy. Virginia's governor faces a federal investigation over international finance and lobbying rules. And D.C., Maryland and Virginia move to create a Metro safety oversight panel.
They’re online “eyes and ears” in some of the Washington region’s most dynamic neighborhoods. Community bloggers are connecting neighborhood residents with news on their blocks and corners – and with each other. In advance of our upcoming “Kojo In Your Community” broadcast in Columbia Heights, we get a view from the neighborhood and surrounding areas.
- Tim Wright Author, "The 42"
- Andrew Wiseman Author, "New Columbia Heights"
Most Recent Shows
A predominantly African American community in rural Prince George's County recently filed a federal civil rights complaint in response to plans to build a third power plant in one town, and fifth in the region.
An alleged rape occurred on a Metro train in mid-April. Why wasn't it in the news until this week?
D.C. Public Schools is abandoning longtime school food provider Chartwells in the wake of allegations of poor food quality and fraud, and it's moving forward with new vendors for 2016. But questions remain about the selection process and future oversight.