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Saturday, January 18, 2020

Living Greener

From incentives to purchase greener appliances and windows to installing rain barrels and solar panels, it sometimes seems that most greening initiatives are tailored...

Santa Comes to Frager’s Hardware

To celebrate the newly redesigned Foliage shop, Frager’s is hosting two holiday open houses to kick off the season. Customers are invited to join...

The Capitol Hill Garden Club presents Dear Garden Problem Lady

This year I will get my spring bulbs planted on time – that is, before Thanksgiving – but I forget whether I should water...

An Architectural Emergency and How Not to Create One

Architectural emergencies are rare and usually created by a homeowner. Having been in the involved as an architect in residential work for more than...

Fruit and Fellowship in Our Urban Village

One morning earlier in this summer a peach tree branch cascaded to the middle of the sidewalk leading to our steps, evoking the cover...

Volunteer at Fort Stanton Park

On the first Saturday of every month starting Nov. 2, help remove trash and invasive plants from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Meet in...

Dear Garden Problem Lady

I want my 3 Butterfly Weed plants to spread. Each has big seedpods full of seeds. Should I plant the seeds individually, or just...

House Expo 2019 

On Oct. 26, CHRS will hold a free House Expo at Eastern Market’s North Hall featuring a wide variety of home service exhibitors plus presentations on...

DC Water Financial Assistance Extended

The DC Water financial assistance programs introduced this past year are being extended through September 2020. These programs are jointly funded by DC Water...

ANC 6C Opposes Nightclub Planned Beside Veteran Residences

At their monthly meeting on Sept. 11, Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC 6C) voted unanimously to protest a liquor license for Town 2, a new...