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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Shotgun House Deconstructed

The decades-long dispute over the shotgun house is over. In January what remained of this historic structure, built sometime before 1853, was dismantled as...

Two Homeless Services, One SMD

Local leaders in the Southeast community want the District to reconsider its request to acquire the federally owned lot at 49 L St. SE...

DC’s Housing Crisis Leaves Low-Income Families Without a Foundation

The District’s affordable housing crisis is threatening the very foundation of thousands of DC families. More and more of the city’s lowest-income residents now...

South by West – January 2017

Public Parks Spruced Up for the Holidays Since the Southwest Business Improvement District (SWBID) started operations in 2015, its 15 ambassadors have been doing more...

Digital Signs for Nats Park

The DC Council passed legislation by a vote of 12-1 on Dec. 20 approving Nationals Park digital display boards, despite pleas from neighbors and...

HIV Prevention in a Single Dose

The good news is, there is a pill that can prevent the transmission of HIV. It is safe and effective when taken as prescribed....

Family Shelter Moves Forward in Southwest

“It looks more like a boutique hotel than a homeless shelter,” remarked Robert Hall, president of Capitol Park IV Condominiums, the townhouse community immediately...