It’s Wednesday, Sept. 18. Here are five things you need to know. Tell us what we need to know on the Patch message board!
1. Today: The Workhouse Arts Center is hosting a seminar on becoming a successful artist.
2. You Said It: “From someone, who worked at the Navy Yard on Monday. The Navy Yard egress of personnel was impressive and flawless!” A reader commenting on the lockdown Monday during the mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard.
3. ICYMI: There was a house fire in Fairfax Station on Sunday. The damage is estimated at $500,000.