Security Cameras Set Up in Certain Areas Inside Washington City Parks

The recommendation to install security cameras in certain areas inside Washington city parks will go before the city council for consideration, Mayor Sandy Lucy says that the issue was discussed at this week’s administration committee meeting. The recommendation to install cameras on the main stage of the fair grounds and the Phoenix Center’s two tennis courts will go before the full council next month. Mayor Lucy says that someone recently set fire to a portable restroom located next to the tennis courts.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 2 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 6-0 with 32 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 36 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .500 with 14 rbi's and 11 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 3 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

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SPORTS CORNER

30 min 15 sec ago

After a day off, the Cardinals resume their homestand tonight with the first of a two-game Interleague series with the White Sox. Lance Lynn opposes Chicago's Chris Sale. The Cardinals have won six straight and eight of the last nine games. The White Sox are last in the AL Central.