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Friday, October 19, 2018

Help Residents Affected by Arthur Capper Fire

Together with the Van Ness Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) (a 501(3)c non-profit) The Capitol Hill Community Foundation has created the Arthur Capper Recovery Fund...

Bowser, Fire Chief Provide Arthur Capper Update

At 11 p.m. Mayor Muriel Bowser and Fire Chief Gregory Dean provided the day's final briefing on the fire at the Arthur Capper Senior...

All Residents Accounted For in Arthur Capper Rescue

Councilmember Charles Allen said that authorities are not sure how the fire started at Arthur Capper Senior Building (900 Fifth St. SE), the 162-unit...

UPDATED: Four Alarm Fire at Arthur Capper Apartments

UPDATED: The blaze has been upgraded from a two-alarm to a four-alarm fire. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services (DC FEMS) was on the scene...

Allen Introduces Bill to Detect, Protect from Lead

On Tuesday, September 18, Councilmember Charles Allen (Ward 6-D) introduced a bill that protects District residents by strengthening laws around lead-based paint in rental...

ANC 6B to Continue Monthly Meeting Sept. 26

At 6 p.m. Wednesday, September 26, Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) 6B will continue the meeting of the full commission that began Tuesday, September 11. The...

Presidential Alert Test Message Postponed to Oct. 3

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), will conduct a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System...

Arlington Memorial Bridge Closed Weekend of Sept 21

The National Park Service (NPS) reports that weather permitting, all six lanes and both sidewalks of Arlington Memorial Bridge will be closed from 7...

Bowser Rescinds State of Emergency

As Hurricane Florence is projected to have a diminished effect in the District, Mayor Muriel Bowser has rescinded her state of emergency declaration, effective...

Hill Parents Challenge Legality of Chancellor Panel

On Friday, September 14, DC Superior Court will hear a preliminary injunction on a case that challenges the legality of the panel established by...