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D.C. officials failed to collect nearly $400,000 in rent from merchants operating in Eastern Market's South Hall for fiscal 2011 and most of fiscal 2012, according to a D.C. Auditor's report detailing what appears to be widespread financial mismanagement at the historic fresh foods market on Capitol Hill.
Two women were cut with a knife and assaulted in the Capitol Hill neighborhood during the past week, according to D.C. police.
One month later, D.C. police are still not saying much about a bizarre traffic stop near Eastern Market that resulted in six tickets and $905 in fines, other than that the department will only investigate the incident if the driver files a complaint against the officer.
A Maryland man has been ordered to prison for a pair of attacks last summer, including a brutal baseball bat beating that left a Capitol Hill man with severe brain injuries.
Just days after an intense fire destroyed Frager's Hardware store, the Capitol Hill institution plans to re-open as a pop up shop across from Eastern Market.
A friend of the 29-year-old man who was severely beaten in Eastern Market says he is still in a coma two days after the attack. But family spokesman Vanessa Ford says Thomas Maslin, or TC, is "a fighter."
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