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Charles Bergen's entry for the Chuck Brown Project.  (Credit: Charles Bergen, Craig Atkins, Wiles Mensch, Lou Stovall and Tommy Walker)

3 Finalists Chosen for Chuck Brown Memorial Park Project

Three proposals for art installations honoring the Godfather of Go-Go are in the running to be featured in D.C.’s Chuck Brown Memorial Park.

01/28/2014

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Best Concerts Coming To The DMV In 2014

New year, new concerts! As concert season quickly encroaches upon the DMV, many people are left with a major decision: “who should I spend my money to see this year?” Thankfully, we’ve compiled a list of the best shows coming to town so you can plan accordingly.

01/09/2014

(Photo credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Washington Redskins Names Jay Gruden Next Head Coach

Jay Gruden will be the next head coach of the Washington Redskins.

01/09/2014

A pedestrian walks along Woodward Avenue in the cold as the area deals with record breaking freezing weather January 6, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

VOTE: Best Way to Stay Warm During this Frigid Snap

It can be tough to work and play in weather this cold … but we want to know: What are some of the best ways to stay warm?

01/06/2014

Mr. Peter Parker chops it up with Shy Glizzy, who could have a major impact in 2014. (WPGC file photo)

The Top 15 DMV Artists to Watch for in 2014

WPGC’s Mr. Peter Parker has the Top 15 local artists to keep an eye on in the new year.

12/31/2013

Photo credit: Channel 9's Delia Gonçalves.

Man Dressed as Santa Shot with Pellet Gun in D.C.

A man dressed as Santa Claus for an annual toy drive in a Southeast D.C. neighborhood was shot with a pellet gun Tuesday morning.

WPGC 95.5–12/24/2013

‘Santa Clause’ Shot With Pellet Gun in Southeast

A man dressed as Santa Claus for an annual toy drive in a Southeast D.C. neighborhood was shot with a pellet gun Tuesday morning, according to multiple reports.

WPGC 95.5–12/24/2013

File photo of the University of Maryland campus. (Credit: Brett Hall/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

U. of Md.’s Testudo Statue Set Ablaze

It is a tradition for University of Maryland, College Park students to leave offerings for the Testudo statue in front of McKeldin Library for luck during finals. But, to the chagrin of students who idolize the iconic figure, the statue caught on fire at some point Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning.

12/18/2013

Maryland native Bullet Brak hangs with Mr. Peter Parker. (WPGC file photo)

DMV Spotlight: Bullet Brak

Already a walking success story, Brak is a graduate of NYC’s IAR and a testament to hard work and dedication to his craft.

12/13/2013