As Mayor Vincent Gray prepares to face a primary challenge in his bid for re-election as D.C.'s mayor, an NBC/WAMU/Washington Informer/Marist poll finds Democrats think the District is headed in the right direction.
Muriel Bowser has been endorsed by EMILY's List, Mayor Vincent Gray gained the support of the D.C. Building Trades Council, Vincent Orange claimed the backing of the United Food and Commercial Workers Union, and David Catania got the support of the Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund.
The renovation of a D.C. public school that officials will use for special needs students has been delayed by a year after archeologists found items they believe came from a Native American settlement on the site.
Thousands of high school seniors across our region are waiting to hear if they've gotten into the colleges of their choice, but in the District, D.C. public schools are making a big push to get students — especially those from low-income backgrounds — ready for higher education.
A report on the death of a man who died across the street from a D.C. fire station in late January finds that a lieutenant and four firefighters failed to respond to calls for help from the man's daughter and passers-by.
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