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Muriel Bowser beats Vince Gray in Ward 8 straw poll. [LL, WAMUPost]

Who will break out of the pack to challenge Gray? [Post]

Harry Thomas Jr. aide charged in inaugural ball scheme. [LLPost]

Colby King: attacking the press won’t solve Gray’s problems. [Post]

Mayoral! Power! Rankings! [LL]

Opinion of D.C. development divided by race. [Post]

Yvette Alexander throws a Gray fundraiser. [LL]

Navy Yard residents fight railroad plan. [Post]

Community reacts to autonomy proposal for Dunbar. [Post]

Shooting in IHOP earns woman 6 1/2 years in prison. [Blade]