After 10 years as chief of D.C. Police, Cathy Lanier is heading to a new job in charge of security for the NFL. When she steps down from MPD, there will be just three female chiefs among the 25 largest cities in the country.
There was a time when classroom conversations about Sept. 11 put local teachers in the role of counselor rather than educator. The latest generation of students has no memory of that day, though — and so lesson plans have changed.
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