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Saturday, February 24, 2018

What’s Going on With Plans for a New DC Jail?

The Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) 6B Hill East Task Force will hold a meeting at 7 p.m. October 11th at St. Coletta of Greater...

Carolyn Returns to Howl to the Chief

Max is a Yorkshire terrier with extremely sensitive skin. "He's allergic to everything, and he just has so many skin issues – it just...

Every Litter Bit Counts: Join the Hill East Clean-Up Crew

On the first Saturday of every month, a crowd gathers outside the 7-Eleven at the corner of Independence Avenue and 15th Street SE. Chattering...

Councilmember Calls DCRA Oversight Meeting ‘Disheartening’

Councilmember Elissa Silverman (I-At-Large) told a meeting of Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) 6B on Tuesday that she was close to asking for the resignation...

DMPED Selects Developer for Boys and Girls Club

Today, the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development (DMPED) announced development teams for two of the District’s OurRFP projects – Eastern...

C Street SE Open to Pedestrians

The fences are down around C Street SE. The private road and the adjacent plaza on the south side of the street are now...

Local Church Wins National Preservation Award

The Lutheran Church of the Reformation (212 East Capitol St. NE), a vibrant historic Capitol Hill congregation, has won a national preservation matching grant....

Farewell to Lustre Cleaners

For almost a hundred years there has been a Lustre Cleaners tidying, folding and pressing District garments to perfection. Starting out back in 1918,...

Capital Candy Jar Opens Storefront in Northeast

The new Capital Candy Jar Shop (201 15th St. NE) is a joyful place. The store's owner, David Burton, stands in his new storefront, describing...

Medical Marijuana Programs: How does D.C. rank? 

As medical marijuana programs begin to pop up in more and more states, it is time to take a look at what makes a...