They Are 13, And They Probably Know More About D.c.’s Straw Ban Than You

The 8th graders are behind the Instagram account “StrawFreeDC.”

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    03/21/2019 - 10:06 pm | View Link
  • EDITORIAL: Washington, D.C., now has “straw” cops on the public payroll
    Jokes about mall cops or rent-a-cops have been around for years. They even made a feature film comedy right here in Las Vegas on the subject. But perhaps the members of those two honorable professions ...
    02/10/2019 - 4:02 pm | View Link
  • D.C. Sets Its Sights On The Last Straw
    A new ban on plastic straws in D.C. went into effect at the beginning of the year. Once the grace period ends this July, restaurants and bars still stocking plastic straws will face a $800 fine. The ...
    02/4/2019 - 2:20 am | View Link
  • The plastic-straw police are on patrol in D.C.
    Warning letters in hand, Zach Rybarczyk patrolled the food court at Union Station, looking for offenders. Past Auntie Anne's, past Johnny Rockets. At Lotus Express, a Chinese food joint, Rybarczyk ...
    01/31/2019 - 3:06 am | View Link
  • On patrol with the enforcer of D.C.’s plastic-straw ban
    Warning letters in hand, Zach Rybarczyk patrolled the food court at Union Station, looking for offenders. Past Auntie Anne’s, past Johnny Rockets. At Lotus Express, a Chinese food joint, Rybarczyk ...
    01/28/2019 - 12:45 pm | View Link
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    These days, awareness of plastic waste in our oceans is at an all-time high. All over social media, well-intentioned campaigns are taking aim at things like single-use plastic straws, which have been shown to pose a risk to aquatic animals like sea turtles.But if you care about keeping animals in the ocean safe, don’t just look to your drinking straw—look to your dinner plate.
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  • The Last Straw (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Series #3) by Jeff ...
    Jeff Kinney is a #1 New York Times bestselling author and five-time Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award winner for Favorite Book. Jeff has been named one of Time magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World. He is also the creator of Poptropica, which was named one of Time magazine’s 50 Best Websites.
    03/22/2019 - 5:09 am | View Website
  • Things to Know About Mortgage Fraud and Straw Buying | disb
    D.C. residents have contacted the D.C. Department of Insurance, Securities and Banking, known as DISB, with concerns about their identity and financial information being used to fraudulently purchase property.
    03/21/2019 - 2:26 am | View Website
  • Portraits of Vincent van Gogh
    This article refers to portraits of Vincent Van Gogh (1853–1890). It includes self-portraits, portraits of him by other artists, and photographs, one of which is dubious. Van Gogh's dozens of self-portraits were an important part of his oeuvre as a painter. Most probably, van Gogh's self-portraits are depicting the face as it appeared in the mirror he used to reproduce his face, i.e. his ...
    03/20/2019 - 4:46 pm | View Website
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    The Canadian Center of Science and Education (CCSE) is a private for-profit organization delivering support and services to educators and researchers in Canada and around the world.
    03/20/2019 - 4:07 am | View Website
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