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Questioning Sanity at Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington

-Rajesh K. Jha

Any visitor to Washington can’t resist the temptation to see White House, even if from outside. I was no exception. On a warm, sunny afternoon of late September 2015, I decided to go and see the White House. 857 more words

Random Ramblings

Shooting Near White House Triggers Lockdown

WASHINGTON (AP) – A uniformed Secret Service officer shot a person who drew a weapon just outside the White House Friday afternoon, a U.S. law enforcement official said Friday. 333 more words


Andrew W. Mellon Memorial Fountain

On this lunchtime bike ride, I visited a fountain just down the street from my office. It is located on Pennsylvania Avenue, at its intersection with Constitution Avenue and 6th Street ( 438 more words


Hard hat-wearing shooter wanted in fatal East New York attack

EAST NEW YORK, Brooklyn – Police are searching for a shooter clad in a construction vest and hard hat suspected of killing a man outside his Brooklyn apartment Friday, just about two months after the victim was released from prison, authorities said. 169 more words


Perfection on Pennsylvania Ave

Pennsylvania Avenue (Duet Productions)

QPAC, Cremorne Theatre

March 3 – 19

After forty years of loyal service as a White House social secretary, the fictitious Harper Clemence (Bernadette Robinson) finds there is no room for her in the Bush administration 2.0. 476 more words


The Wild, Wild West . . . of Pennsylvania Avenue

We are wrapping up our celebration of Black History Month. Today’s post comes from Hailey Philbin.

On a sunny day in 1944, young Sara Jackson walked along the noisy DC streets right into the National Archives and asked for a job. 782 more words

- World War II

The Old Man & the Marine

This was in my email box.

One sunny day in January 2017, an old man approached the White House from across Pennsylvania Avenue, where he’d been sitting on a park bench. 224 more words