In the early 1990s, Washington, D.C. was known as the "murder capital," experiencing 474 homicides in 1990.
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Wednesday, October 19th, 2011
Danny Harris interviews Danny Harris.
Monday, May 16th, 2011
I want to tell all of the kids in Washington not to worry about tornadoes and earthquakes because if they come here...
Wednesday, February 9th, 2011
This whole waterfront is changing, and I hope that our houseboat community can survive. We are over 100 people here...
Monday, December 20th, 2010
So that they don't have to drain the pools in the winter time, they send scuba divers, like me, to inspect the pool...
Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010
People always ask about the best way to meet people when you move someplace new. Well, one of the ways I have found...
Tuesday, September 14th, 2010
If you're here and alive, enjoy it. If not, you're wasting a gift.
Sunday, February 21st, 2010
I like being active. It is probably part of the volunteer spirit and finding something to do when you are home and ...
Monday, December 21st, 2009
The Mall had a little magic to it with all of the snow.
Friday, December 4th, 2009
I'm not sure exactly how old I am, but I know that I am past sixty.
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