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Crime Report: May 5 – 11, 2009

Drug/Narcotic Violation, 6700 blk. Wilson Blvd., May 5, 12:56 a.m., police arrested a male, 31, of Beltsville, MD for DIP and Possession of Crack Cocaine.

Delegate Scott’s Richmond Report

When not in session…. Every legislator sits on several committees. In my case, those committees are Appropriations, Privileges and Elections and Militia, Police and Public Safety.

Off Track: Justin Jones

According to Justin Jones, frontman of D.C.-based Justin Jones and the Driving Rain, it took him a little while to find his sound.

The Peak Oil Crisis: On Slowing Down

As gasoline prices pass $4 per gallon and begin to eat away at our well-being and the fabric of our civilization, the realization is slowly growing that indeed there is something we can do — slow down. Currently this concept has less than zero traction in Congress. Recent polls show that, in overwhelming numbers, the […]

Secrets of the Shriners* (* … or at least their tiny cars)

  Since the Shriners’ Kena 500 unit started performing in the Falls Church City Memorial Day Parade, they have been one of its undisputed highlights. Their sleek mini-Corvettes, executing precision maneuvers, combined with their ever-so-stylish fezzes, give them a perfect combination of supreme goofiness and undeniable coolness. It’s impossible to see them drive their cars […]