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Best of DC?: Adams Morgan was designated a “10 Great Neighborhoods in America” by the American Planning Association. Not the D.C. neighborhood I would have chosen to be on the list, but good to see a neighborhood make the list nonetheless. +3

F Celeb Sighting: Mari Vanna’s manager talks about the celebs that have stopped on the restaurant. First on his list? Jonathan Cheban, who is a real good friend of Kim Kardashian. -1

High Time: Marijuana is officially decriminalized in Maryland. Light ’em up, responsibly. +3

Red Sea: Starting tonight, Mayor Vince Gray and the D.C. Council will turn the lights on the outside of the Wilson Building red in honor of the Nats, who are playing their first playoff game Friday. +2

Yesterday’s Needle rating: 13 Today’s score: +7  Today’s Needle rating: 20