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Capitol Hill Community Foundation Expands Grants for Community Builders

This September, the Capitol Hill Community Foundation offers a variety of grants to support the kind of innovations that bring neighbors together, tackling challenges...

Internet Killed the Museum Star? Digital Images at Hill Center

“Will the internet ever replace the Museum?” That is a question considered by students in Maury Elementary School’s third through fifth grades. Many emerging...

The Anacostia’s Importance to Us – Connectivity and Community

While on a recent bike ride on the eastern side of the Anacostia up to Bladensburg County Park, I suddenly had the feeling of...

H Street Life – September 2017

With the arrival of September, festival season is in full swing in the District. This year the timing of our local festivals is such...

Angie Brunson

Angie Brunson and her late husband, Isiah, shared country roots and city living during their 53 years of marriage and their 40-something years with...

Stuart James Long (1942-2017): The Hill’s Restaurateur

On a warm summer morning, it is a sad day at St. Aloysius Church on North Capitol Street. More than five hundred have gathered...

Heard on the Hill – September 2017

Hello friends. I have missed you! I hope you all enjoyed your summer. According to my social media feeds, those of you not at...

Research and Passion: A Wonderful Combination for the Anacostia

This summer, as the heat index begins to rise, Americans turn to water-based festivities in an attempt to escape the scorching sun. For residents...

H Street Life – August 2017

While the steamy August weather in the District may make venturing out on unnecessary treks a daunting proposition, there is good reason to brave...

Heard on the Hill – July 2017

So, this is the Pets Issue of this fine periodical, and I have been tasked with writing about our animal companions One thing we...