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Wednesday, December 19, 2018

The Cost of Juvenile Trauma

Twelve-year-old Talayia Richardson wore a lovely flowered sun dress that complimented her milk chocolate-colored skin; her long black hair was perfectly coifed; the sun...

A Good Hard Look at the Anacostia

Just in time for the holiday season, a beautiful and powerful new book about Our River has been published. It is “River of Redemption:...

UPDATED: Cashier Shot in Attempted Whole Foods Robbery

Update: On Sunday night, police announced they had made an arrest and that details were forthcoming. Police are investigating a shooting that took place Sunday...

Holiday Tree Sales on the Hill

Saturday marks the beginning of December with all the parties, shopping and decorating. It’s time to get your holiday tree! Hill schools, scouts and businesses...

Skin Beauty Bar Keeps It Fresh

Skin Beauty Bar is pristine. The whole spa feels like it is fresh out-of-the-box and staged for its grand opening. Beaded curtains cast flecks of...

Capitol Hill Tree Lighting Begins the Hill Holiday Season

The 12th annual lighting of the Capitol Hill Holiday Tree took place Sunday, Nov. 24th. In 2007, the BID planted a 20-foot evergreen tree (species Cedrus...

Quavaro Crafts Leather with Clean, Ethical Lines

Everything about Quavaro Leather Goods radiates professionalism. The plan of the store’s open, sunny interior; the clean lines of the intricately-stitched leather goods lining...

Hypothermia Alert Issued Weds Through Weekend

The District will activate the Hypothermia Alert Wednesday night at 7:00 p.m. and it will stay activated throughout the weekend. Hypothermia alerts are activated...

Overbeck Project Launches New Website

For 41 years, James C. (‘Jim’) Finley ran a no-frills boxing gym on the second floor of his auto repair shop at 518 Tenth...

Frager’s Hardware Plans March Opening

At the November 13th meeting of Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) 6B, Frager's Hardware Store Manager Aisha Bryant announced that the 98-year-old hardware store will...