The Ghastly Amazing 70s House That Time Forgot [Dangerous Minds] I swear 80% of “Goodfellas” was filmed in this house.
First Look At Douglas Development’s Massive Ivy City Complex [Washington Business Journal] “People love Ivy City because it’s a small, intimate community with character. Let’s build a massive generic mixed-use complex there!”
When Your Dream House Becomes a Money Pit [New York Times] A very familiar-sounding story. Where do these people learn how to cut all these corners so creatively? I always see ads for weekend seminars teaching how to flip houses; I wonder if there’s one that teaches you how to do fraudulent renovations.
Geese Return to Potomac River After Dominion Power Oil Spill [DCist] Dominion Power is the worst; they’re like the Martin Shkreli of utilities. They make Comcast seem downright likable.
North Carolina Town Rejects Solar Panels Because “They Might Suck All the Energy From the Sun” [The Independent] *Head explodes*
Mayor Bowser Releases Details of Wizards Practice Facility Plan [Washington Post] I saw someone on social media break this plan down as everyone in the District giving the Wizards $75 to build a new practice facility. If that’s the case, we should all get some free tickets, or at least a vote in personnel matters. (Trade John Wall!)