Post Tagged with: "fire"

Tuesday Fire Results in Injuries, Heavy Damage

by March 18, 2011 0 comments City News, News

Georgetown Public Library Reopens

The Georgetown Public Library reopened Monday at its original location on R Street, three years after a debilitating fire forced the branch to close its doors for repairs. Now, the library boasts a third floor, a reading terrace overlooking Book Hill Park, a large children’s room, a space designed specifically[Read More…]

by October 19, 2010 0 comments City News, News

Fire Breaks Out Adjacent to Wisemiller’s

While many students and alumni watched the homecoming football game on Saturday afternoon, the bakery attached to F. Scott’s at 1232 36th St. caught fire. D.C. Fire and Emergency Medical Services arrived at the scene at about 2:45 p.m. and reported that there was damage to the exterior of the[Read More…]

by September 28, 2010 0 comments City News, News

Stove Fire in Harbin; Students Evacuated

*Updated 12:55 a.m. April 21* A fire broke out before 6:50 p.m. in a stove on the eighth-floor common room of Harbin Hall Wednesday. According to the D.C. Fire Department, the fire began when a student put a pizza in the oven to cook at 375-degree temperatures when the pizza[Read More…]

by April 21, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Fire at Student Home on Prospect

A fire broke out in a privately owned student residence at 3410 Prospect Street on Saturday morning. D.C. Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and the fire was contained before serious damage was sustained to the building. The fire started due to lighted candles in an upstairs[Read More…]

by April 17, 2010 0 comments City News, News

April 16, 2010: Thumbs Down

**Rodent Rage:** Two squirrels were found hanging from string outside a men’s dormitory at University of Maryland Eastern Shore, a historically black college. Officials do not believe the prank was motivated by racism. *Thumbs Down* **Rude Awakening:** A homeowner in northwest D.C. came home to find a burglar asleep on[Read More…]

by April 16, 2010 0 comments Opinion
Fire on 2nd Floor of New North Injures Two Facilities Workers

Fire on 2nd Floor of New North Injures Two Facilities Workers

Two facilities workers injured by a fire that broke out shortly before 3 a.m. Thursday morning in a second-floor New North office are in stable condition at the burn center of the Washington Hospital Center. The fire, which D.C. Deputy Fire Chief Kenneth Crosswhite said was called in at 2:43[Read More…]

by April 13, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized