WTF Rain, Go Away: Morning Links

This weather sucks … cold and wet. Go ahead and stay in bed, because you don’t want to go outside. Here are you morning links.

Winter freeze to continue: Punxsutawney Phil, the groundhog that dictates the length of our winter, saw his shadow. Thus, we are projected to have six more weeks of crappy weather. [Washington Post]

Georgetown 2028: Check out some of the really interesting and slightly bizarre (a gondola to Rosslyn?) ideas for Georgetown development over the next 15 years. [Greater Greater Washington]

Epidemic of abandoned horses: Did you know there is an abundance of abandoned horses in Maryland? Neither did we [Washington Times]

RIP Philip Seymour Hoffman (1967 – 2014)

Punxsutawney Phil
Punxsutawney Phil

About Tom

Tom founded Ghosts of DC on January 4th, 2012 as a blog to uncover the lost and untold history of Washington, D.C. He has lived in the city for over a decade and loves exploring every corner of the District.

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Photo shows a man and a boy in summer straw hats happily displaying some unidentifiable papers on F Street, with the Treasury and a new electric hooded arc streetlight in the background. One of a series of scenes near Painter's office at 14th and E streets, this picture bears the hallmarks of the new "snapshot" style now made possible by the invention of the quick, hand-held Kodak: natural smiles and the movement of the ladies under the umbrella.

Photo of Man and Boy Outside Treasury in 1885

Check out this great old photo from 1885. Source: Library of Congress