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Hill Parents Respond to DCPS Chancellor Scandal

A day before public witnesses are set to testify before a hearing of the District Council Committee on Education on the performance of DCPS,...

Allen Calls for Resignation of DCPS Chancellor

On Monday morning, Councilmember Charles Allen (Ward 6-D) issued a statement calling for District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) Chancellor Antwan Wilson to step...

Police Seek Suspect in Northeast Burglaries

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) First District are looking for help finding a suspect wanted in multiple burglaries in the First District. On...

Serve Your City Distributes SmarTrip Cards to Schools

On Tuesday, Executive Director of Ward 6 non-profit Serve Your City (SYC) Maurice Cook visited several District public schools to hand out Metro SmarTrip...

Arrest After Second Report of Gunshots Near Eastern

At about 3:30 p.m. Thursday afternoon, First District officers patrolling the Hill East area responded to reports of gunshots, arresting a juvenile found to...

Police Say No Parked Cars Along Marathon Routes

Up to 26 miles of District streets will have to be cleared of parked cars the night of March 9 for the 10th Rock ‘n’...

Shots Reported Near Eastern SHS Wednesday Morning

On Wednesday morning at around 9:45 a.m., residents of Hill East called Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) to report that they had seen two youths...

UPDATED: Police Search for 15-Year-Old Girl

The Metropolitan Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating 15-year-old Lorraine Michelle Garner, who was last seen in the 1500 block of...

Ward 3 Councilmember Mary Cheh on Public Education

Even before reporters discovered problems with the city's high school graduation rate, Ward 3 Councilmember Mary Cheh (D) was already raising questions. Listen to...

14th Street Safeway to Close March 10th

The Safeway store at 415 14th St SE is expected to close March 10th, said Safeway’s Eastern Division Director of Government Affairs Stephanie Ridoré. “We...