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Russ Ptacek

Secret lists hide natural gas high risk service areas

Secret lists hide natural gas high risk service areasA WUSA9/USA Today investigation has identified secret lists that identify high risk natural gas service areas.
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  • 2 months ago
Russ Ptacek

Restaurant Alert: Bistro B, Cafe Phillips, MN Seafood

Restaurant Alert: Bistro B, Cafe Phillips, MN SeafoodRestaurant diners use the Restaurant Alert database to discover health violations.
  • Russ Ptacek
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Russ Ptacek

Restaurant Alert: Repeat violators re-ordered closed

Restaurant Alert: Repeat violators re-ordered closedDC Health inspectors temporarily shuttered four repeat violator restaurants with serious health code violations.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Russ Ptacek

Restaurant Alert: U St soul food spot suspended

Restaurant Alert: U St soul food spot suspendedRestaurant diners use the Restaurant Alert app to discover health violations.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Russ Ptacek

Restaurant Alert: Breads Unlimited, Villa Bella, Yum's

Restaurant Alert: Breads Unlimited, Villa Bella, Yum'sRestaurant diners use the Restaurant Alert database to discover health violations
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Russ Ptacek

Restaurant Alert: Prince George's County IDs wrong place

Restaurant Alert: Prince George's County IDs wrong placePrince George's County Health Officials apologize for its mistake.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Russ Ptacek

Va. high schools junk football helmet inventories

Va. high schools junk football helmet inventoriesHigh Schools in Arlington are replacing their football helmets with new ones rated better at reducing concussion risk.
  • Russ Ptacek
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Russ Ptacek

Citizen foodie enforcers close DC restaurants

Citizen foodie enforcers close DC restaurantsGrowing number of citizen complaints leading to restaurant closures.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Russ Ptacek

Restaurant Alert: Little Caesar's, Hogs on the Hill

Restaurant Alert: Little Caesar's, Hogs on the HillRestaurant diners use the Restaurant Alert database to discover health violations
  • Russ Ptacek
  • 3 months ago
Russ Ptacek

Restaurant Alert: Papa John's, Pizza No. 17, Pizza & Wings

Restaurant Alert: Papa John's, Pizza No. 17, Pizza & WingsRestaurant diners use the Restaurant Alert database to discover health violations
  • Russ Ptacek
  • 3 months ago
Russ Ptacek

List of DC restaurants closed most for health violations

List of DC restaurants closed most for health violationsHealth department releases list of food establishments closed twice or more in response to WUSA9 investigation.
  • Russ Ptacek
  • 3 months ago
Russ Ptacek

DC Health closes restaurants after WUSA9 investigation

DC Health closes restaurants after WUSA9 investigationDC Health inspectors are making surprise visits to restaurants with health closure histories, suspending them again.
  • Russ Ptacek
  • 3 months ago
Russ Ptacek

Restaurant Alert: Firehook, Dish & Cafe Recess

Restaurant Alert: Firehook, Dish & Cafe RecessRestaurant diners use the Restaurant Alert database to discover health violations.
  • Russ Ptacek
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Russ Ptacek

Restaurant Alert: Sala Thai, Shawafel, Grand China

Restaurant Alert: Sala Thai, Shawafel, Grand ChinaRestaurant diners use the Restaurant Alert database to discover health violations.
  • Russ Ptacek
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Russ Ptacek

Metro explains escalator outages

Metro explains escalator outagesMetro riders expressed anger on Twitter Wednesday when both upward escalators failed at Dupont South.
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  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Russ Ptacek

Statewide speedcam ticket review in Maryland

Statewide speedcam ticket review in MarylandWUSA9 investigation prompts Maryland Judiciary review of speed cam citations
  • Russ Ptacek
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Russ Ptacek

Restaurant Alert: Nat'l Gallery of Art's Cascade Cafe

Restaurant Alert: Nat'l Gallery of Art's Cascade CafeRestaurant diners use the Restaurant Alert database to discover health violations
  • Russ Ptacek
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Russ Ptacek

Taxi discrimination target of easier complaint system

Taxi discrimination target of easier complaint systemAfter a WUSA9 investigaiton, the District announces a simpler complaint process to identify taxi discrimination
  • Russ Ptacek
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Russ Ptacek

Restaurant Alert: Spring Mill Bread, Pollo-Mex, Hikari

Restaurant Alert: Spring Mill Bread, Pollo-Mex, HikariRestaurant diners use the Restaurant Alert app to discover health violations
  • Russ Ptacek
  • 3 months, 4 weeks ago
Russ Ptacek

Restaurant Alert: Chipotle, Repeat Violator

Restaurant Alert: Chipotle, Repeat ViolatorRestaurant diners use the Restaurant Alert app to discover health violations
  • Russ Ptacek
  • 4 months ago
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Restaurant Alert: Brookville Supermarket, Good Danny

Restaurant Alert: Brookville Supermarket, Good DannyRestaurant diners use the Restaurant Alert app to discover health violations
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  • 4 months ago
Russ Ptacek

Metro Blue Line display glitch fixed after WUSA9 inquiry

Metro Blue Line display glitch fixed after WUSA9 inquiryComputer programming knocked Blue Line train arrivals off platform displays
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  • 4 months ago
Russ Ptacek

Real-time Silver Line analysis shows good and bad

Real-time Silver Line analysis shows good and badTrains increased for riders heading between Rosslyn and Stadium Armory, decreased for Blue Line
  • Russ Ptacek
  • 4 months ago
Russ Ptacek

Restaurant Alert: Baja Fresh, Golden Garden, Sammy's

Restaurant Alert: Baja Fresh, Golden Garden, Sammy'sRestaurant diners use the Restaurant Alert app to discover health violations
  • Russ Ptacek
  • 4 months ago
Russ Ptacek

Restaurant Alert: Primi Piatti, Peking Express, Eddie's

Restaurant Alert: Primi Piatti, Peking Express, Eddie'sRestaurant diners use the Restaurant Alert app to discover health violations
  • Russ Ptacek
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Russ Ptacek

Bumpy Metro Friday turns to smooth Silver Line Monday

Bumpy Metro Friday turns to smooth Silver Line MondayCompared to a bumpy Friday rush hour caught on tape, the roll out of Metro's Silver Line trials during rush hour Monday was smooth sailing.
  • Russ Ptacek
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Russ Ptacek

Restaurant Alert: Family Dollar, Angel's, El Taco Rico

Restaurant Alert: Family Dollar, Angel's, El Taco RicoFourth Family Dollar in Prince George's Co. closed for rodent violations - company issues same statement as before.
  • Russ Ptacek
  • 4 months, 1 week ago