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Thursday, May 23, 2019

ANC 6A Report – April 2017

Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) 6A Chair Phil Toomajian called the April meeting to order at Miner Elementary School (601 15th St. NE), with Commissioners...

South by West – May 2017

Pre-Construction Activity for South Capitol Apartments Demolition permits have been filed for several rowhouses along the 1300 block of South Capitol Street and the unit...

Don’t Tread on the District

It is budget season in the District, and Mayor Muriel Bowser has proposed putting almost a million dollars to hire a firm to develop...

Buzzard Point: It’s Complicated…

Taking a trip to Buzzard Point these days is an exercise in driving or walking through an enormous construction zone with active projects at...

Doesn’t Take a PhD to Understand Why ‘Kids Ride Free’ Should...

Everyone knows that Metro is facing enormous financial challenges that affect not only our daily commutes but also the economic vitality of our region....

Chris Shorter Brings Green Energy to DPW

When Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) appointed Christopher Shorter the director of the DC Department of Public Works (DPW) in July 2015, she took a...

Sharon Ambrose (1939-2017)

Think of Sharon Ambrose when your children splash in the fountains at Yards Park. Applaud her while you cheer at a Nationals game. Discover...

Winners of 2017 Capitol Hill Community Achievement Awards

One sign of spring on Capitol Hill is the gala dinner at the Folger Shakespeare Library that each year brings together several hundred people...

United for Statehood

A Virginian named Tom Garrett and a Floridian named Marco Rubio want to gut our gun laws. An Ohioan name Brad Wenstrup and an...

Investigating Complex Crimes with Officer Byrd

Keith Byrd remembers the interrogation room where serial arsonist Maurice Dews sat in 2011. He can still see the scene when investigators brought in...