Fighting homicides last year proved harder than usual. [City Desk]

Muriel Bowser signs Metro memorandum. [City Desk]

Bowser resubmits zoning commission nominee. [Blade]

Councilmembers rally against Exelon-Pepco deal. [DCist]

Brianne Nadeau pushes anti-street harassment task force. [City Desk]

Government cuts hurt the District’s economy. [WBJ]

Middle school problems loom for public elementary school students. [WAMU]

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