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Sunday, October 20, 2019

Fields At RFK Campus Opening June 8

The fields are finally ready! On Saturday, June 8 at 10:00 a.m., Mayor Muriel Bowser and Events DC, the District's convention and sports authority, will...

Chander Jayaraman Announces Candidacy for At-Large Council Seat

The Chair of Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) has tossed his hat in the ring. Chander Jayaraman said that he will file a declaration of candidacy...

Farewell to the Banana Café

Jorge Garcia-Meitin Zamorano has no firm plans after the Banana Café and Piano Bar (500 Eighth Street SE) closes on December 16th. “I couldn’t...

Give Feedback on New Triangle Parks

Advisory Neighborhood Commissioner Aimee Grace (ANC 6B07) has worked for a year and a half on concepts for a new triangle park in Southeast,...

Seven Places to Watch on the Shores of the Anacostia

The Anacostia is coming to the attention of folks from all over the region. There's the recent opening of the first combined sewer overflow...

Boo at the Zoo

From Friday, Oct. 18, to Sunday, Oct. 20, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., kids can go trick-or-treating at the wildest spot in town during Boo at...

OUR RIVER: THE ANACOSTIA

The Anacostia River is getting cleaner all the time. The effort to capture sewer runoff and prevent overflow into the River has reduced substantially...

Police Seek Information In Rosedale Double-Homicide

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) Homicide Branch are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred on the 1600 block of Rosedale Street NE...

Giant Panda Bei Bei Moving to China

Giant panda Bei Bei will depart the Smithsonian’s National Zoo for China Tuesday, Nov. 19. As part of the Zoo’s cooperative breeding agreement with...

Veola M. Jackson (1932-1991)

October’s Woman of Ward 6 is Veola M. Jackson, a dynamic educator who was the first principal of the Capitol Hill Cluster Schools (Peabody,...