Daily Archives: November 24, 2020

Tuskegee Airman Dies on 100th Birthday

Tuskegee Airman and longtime D.C. resident Walter Robinson Sr. passed away on his 100th birthday Monday. On Sunday, friends and family held a birthday celebration outside his home in Northeast D.C. Born and raised in Baltimore, he married his high school sweetheart, then enrolled in the Tuskegee Institute where he earned his pilot’s license. The family moved to D.C. in…

Prince William County Hires DC Police Chief Peter Newsham

Metropolitan Police Department Chief Peter Newsham has been hired as the new chief of police in Prince William County, Virginia, the board of county supervisors announced Tuesday. The hiring follows a nationwide search, the board of supervisors said. The county received 50 applications. Newsham is expected to start Feb. 1. “We are happy to welcome Chief Newsham to Prince William…