Some residents and advocates think so. Todd is the Councilmember most closely aligned with the “Green Team,” Mayor Bowser’s political coalition/the ANC Commissioner-to-Councilmember-to-Mayor pipeline that started with Adrian Fenty. Many in Ward 4 are growing frustrated with Todd's lack of independence and dearth of major legislative accomplishments. They may be right to smell blood in the water: Bowser-endorsed candidates have lost five of their last six elections.
"I don’t want what’s happening in other cities to happen here"
Opening reception for Tradition Transformed: Bojagi
The Korean Cultural Center's first exhibition of 2019 features vibrant fiber works from the traditional cloth wrapping technique, bojagi. Artists Kumjoo Ahn, Julia Kwon, and Wonju Seo will discuss the social and emotional commentary they strive to convey through their work. (6:00 pm)
Streets and suds
This author’s go-to grocer when TJ’s is too crowded and Aldi too far, Streets Market is opening a new location in NoMa -- and it’s going to come with a 30-tap bar and 4-7 pm happy hour. (opening tonight)
Godfather of Go-go, Bowie and Warhol dance parties
Though Chuck Brown passed away in 2012, his band continues to keep his legacy alive with a performance for the Smithsonian Year of Music. (8 pm)