It can be tricky to sift through the maze of carryouts in DC. They are invariably pretty sketchy and some are downright awful, but if you know where to look, there are some hidden gems. 127 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Columbia Heights police say a bicyclist was hospitalized early Tuesday evening after they were hit by a vehicle.
It happened at about 6:45 p.m. 17 more words
COLUMBIA HEIGHTS, Minn. (WCCO) — A Twin Cities man is reflecting on what was a very close call when he was pushed out of his home by a bus. 217 more words
Demi Moore’s real name is Demetria Guynes. I only mention it to prove that branding does actually matter, and why would neighborhoods be any exception? Renaming neighborhoods isn’t a new thing in the District; Columbia Heights was originally known as “Pleasant Plains” or “Cowtown.” (The latter being arguably the worst neighborhood name I’ve ever heard, ever.) And “NoMa” was only invented a few years ago, but we’ll get to that below. 885 more words