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Friday, September 22, 2017

The District’s Achievement Gap

Earlier this spring, the State Board of Education approved a new school accountability system under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). This new system...

Audition for the CityDance DREAM Program September 30th

“As a person, it’s made me more open to be myself,” Shanya Walker says of her craft. “At first I was shy and didn’t...

ANC 6B Report – May 2017

The May 9 meeting of Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) 6B lasted a little more than three hours and was marked by bursts of applause,...

Why Do They Run?

A teen makes a call to police. Her mom’s boyfriend tried to stab her. The one before had tried to choke her. She wants...

South Hall Merchants React to Eastern Market Appraisal

“Betrayed,” said Market Lunch owner Tommy Glasgow reacting to the certified appraisal of the South Hall stalls by the Marcus Asset Group (MAG) ordered...

ANC 6E Report – June 2017

Prior to the June meeting of Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) 6E, Commissioner and Secretary Lily Roberts (6E04) resigned for personal reasons. An announcement of...

The Anthem Runs into Community Opposition

At its July 10th monthly meeting, ANC 6D unanimously voted to protest the application by owners of the Anthem concert hall for an Alcohol Beverage...

Opinions Offered at Second Meeting on Future Status of Seventh Street...

The Eastern Market Community Advisory Committee (EMCAC) held its second public hearing on the future status of Seventh Street SE. The Committee continued to...

Sharon Ambrose (1939-2017)

Think of Sharon Ambrose when your children splash in the fountains at Yards Park. Applaud her while you cheer at a Nationals game. Discover...

Intolerant of Intolerance in Ward 6

A man with a swastika tattoo yells the “N” word to a black city worker. An LGBTQ Pride flag is burned while hanging on...