June 9, 2015

Volume 112, Issue 3

Stories from the June 9, 2015 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.


Monday, June 8 Elijah Balbed & The JoGo Project Enjoy a free performance from local saxophonist Elijah Balbed. The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 6 p.m. Thursday, June 11 Comedy at the Kennedy Center Bring your gaggle of friends to prepare to giggle with comedian W. Kamau Bell. The John F. Kennedy […]

Crime log

Theft Thurston Hall 5/27/15 — Unknown time Closed case — No suspects or witnesses Liquor law violation Guthridge Hall 5/30/15 — 7:55 p.m. Closed case — Referred for disciplinary action Destruction Guthridge Hall 5/30/15 — 8:27 p.m. Closed Case — No suspects or witnesses Theft Marvin Center 5/30/15 — Unknown time Open case — Open […]


Media Credit: Nicole Radivilov | Hatchet Staff Photographer Partygoers dance to a preset playlist on their headphones in a “silent disco” in Dupont Circle, where the only outside noise came the shuffling of feet and the occasional giggle. The event was held by With Love DC, a self-described “movement to spread love.”

As temperatures in the District rise, Cheh passes heat wave bill

Mary Cheh, a Council member from Ward 3, passed emergency legislation last week prohibiting Pepco from shutting down a resident’s power during heat waves. The power utility would not cease services the day before, the day of or in any part of a sequence of days with a predicted temperature of more than 95 degrees Fahrenheit.