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The Next President—If He's a Republican—Should Let Americans Carry Their Guns In the White House

11 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Tweet something calm, measured, and thoughtful about gun control—like the tweet I wrote on October 1 after hearing about the 142nd school shooting and 986th mass shooting since Sandy Hook—and your feed fills up with furious tweets from outraged gun humpers. Show More Summary

Unbeaten Brentsville preps for Fauquier with losing streak a distant memory

FOOTBALL | Brentsville’s best team in more than a decade is rolling early and ready for the Falcons.

Hold the burgers and fries please: Danny Meyer may cash out of Shack Shake

It looks as if Danny Meyer has had his fill of Shake Shack. The restaurateur filed Thursday to sell nearly all of his shares in the popular burger chain he founded 14 years ago. In addition, Shake... To view the full story, click the title link.

Famed New Orleans Chef Paul Prudhomme Has Died

Prudhomme, in 1998. Some unhappy news from New Orleans: Paul Prudhomme, the celebrity chef and K-Paul's restaurateur, has died at the age of 75. In addition to serving as the executive chef at Commander's Palace before opening K-Paul's...Show More Summary

Whole Foods Has Issued a Listeria-Related Recall

The chain has identified potentially contaminated cheese. Whole Foods is issuing a voluntary recall for all Papillon Organic Roquefort cheese, which the grocery chain sells cut and prepackaged, over concerns of listeria contamination. Show More Summary

Always…Patsy Cline a run away hit at Sierra Madre Playhouse

It seems like only yesterday I wrote about this amazing play and shared the back story of a blogathon soft opening that opened at Sierra Madre Playhouse.  This play has exceeded everyones wildest expectations.  Between Nikki D’Amico and Cori Cable Kidder, backed up by a live band you get the story of Patsy Cline and her […]

Fairfax County child comes down with measles

Others may have been exposed at a preschool, a doctor’s office or a Costco.

11 Internationally-Known Street Artists Are Painting In East Harlem & The Bronx

A group of eleven internationally-known street artists will be bringing new murals to East Harlem and the South Bronx in a program called MonumentArt, which will run through Sunday. City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito TweetedShow More Summary

NYC Teacher Talks: "The Weight Of Standardized Testing Is Absolutely Crushing"

Last month, 240,000 students and their teachers returned to the corridors of New York City’s 500 public high schools. Gothamist sat down with teachers at different stages of their careers—some entering service, some with a few years under their belt, and a couple of vets. Show More Summary

What Gun Advocates Get Wrong About Chicago's Gun Laws

Chicago's gun laws are not as tough as the candidates claim, and there are some major loopholes that make it relatively easy to get guns. [ more › ]

Proposal Targets County Businesses That Don't Pay A Living Wage

Businesses who don't pay a living wage could be forced to pay a fee to County social service programs. [ more › ]

Petition Calls On WMATA To Stop Charging Peak Fares For Stadium Armory Customers

"I have doubts it will work, but it at least makes an official, collective statement to the DC Metro," one rider said. [ more › ]

Whoops! Sheriff's Department Official Didn't Know He Bought Stolen Audi

A high ranking official with the L.A. County Sheriff's Department said he didn't know the luxury car he bought was stolen. [ more › ]

Partygoers Wore Blackface To 'Kanye'-Themed Frat Party At UCLA, Students Say

A UCLA fraternity and sorority are drawing protests for hosting a 'Kanye Western'-themed party where some students say partygoers wore blackface and other racially-charged costumes. [ more › ]

Turn on the lights! Flux Night rescheduled for Nov. 7

It was all a dream. Until Mother Nature rained on the parade.…

These two are in line to become Maryland’s newest state legislators

Gov. Larry Hogan has less than two weeks to appoint Elizabeth Proctor and Carlo Sanchez to vacant seats.

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