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The New Virginia Way: The Supreme Court refused today to hear motions from states, including Virginia, that wanted to keep bans on same-sex marriages intact. That means, as of today, same-sex marriages are legal in Virginia. +8

Goodbye, Dear Summer: Sunday morning’s chilly temperatures dropped to 44 degrees, 11 degrees below normal. -2

Break From Even: A pop-up is being built on Bates Street NW in Truxton Circle—-a quiet street that is notably lined with rowhouses tight together. This is in no way a stance on pop-ups, but the uniformity of that street is a pretty sight and it’s sad to see that go. -2

Underground Art, for Real: Art is one step closer to coming to Dupont Underground—-the former streetcar space under Dupont Circle. The city is working on a three- to five-year lease to turn that space into an art exhibition. +3

Friday’s Needle rating: 24 Today’s score: +7  Today’s Needle rating: 31