Morning Rundown

by Andrew Ramonas August 10, 2015 at 9:55 am 0

U.S. Capitol (Photo via Twitter/U.S. Capitol)

Capitol Hill Children Sing D.C. Statehood Song — Children on Capitol Hill converged on the U.S. Capitol grounds Sunday to sing a D.C. statehood song featured on HBO’s “Last Week Tonight With John Oliver.” “When the John Oliver video came out, we saw that was like ‘This is it! This is the way that connects to people that normally don’t feel they can be part of this,'” parent Tim Krepp said. [WTOP]

Where to Celebrate DC Beer Week on Capitol Hill — Bluejacket, The Dubliner and Union Pub are among the Capitol Hill-area bars holding events during DC Beer Week this week. [Hill is Home]

Maketto on H Street NE Gets Art for Vending Machine — The vending machine at Maketto on the H Street corridor now sells miniature watercolor paintings from cartoonist Josh Kramer. [Washington City Paper]

Three Streets Near Union Station to Close This Month — Sections of D Street, E Street and Delaware Avenue NE are scheduled to close during the next three weekends. [Hill Now]

Photo via Twitter/U.S. Capitol


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