Morning Rundown

by Andrea Swalec April 9, 2015 at 9:20 am 0

Flowering tree in NoMa

Room for Nursing Mothers at Nationals Park — Hundreds of people have signed a petition asking Nationals Park officials to add a “comfortable and accessible” room for parents to nurse or bottle-feed babies. A Nationals representative said the team is working on creating a new space. [Washington Post]

Second Woman Charged After Murder of Hill Lawyer — A 19-year-old woman was arrested yesterday in connection with the death of Capitol Hill resident David Messerschmit, who was found stabbed to death Feb. 10 in a hotel on Thomas Circle. Dominique Johnson was charged with conspiracy to commit robbery. [NBC Washington]

The Old Slums of Capitol HillHill Rag has photos and historical accounts of when Capitol Hill alleys “overflowed with detritus and human waste.” Some slums existed well into the ’50s, the paper reported. [Hill Rag]

When the Farmers Markets Open — Seasonal farmers markets will operate again soon, including at 13th and H streets NE. [Washington City Paper]


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