Four storm drains along 17th Street in Dupont Circle will be painted in rainbow colors to honor the neighborhood’s LGBTQ identity, after a previous proposal to paint area crosswalks fell through. The painted storm drains will be located on 17th...
Pennsylvania Avenue NW drivers and Metrobus passengers headed from the West End into Georgetown will be detoured onto M Street NW starting Tuesday, the D.C. Department of Transportation announced this week. The seven-month detour will allow long-planned repairs to the...
This is a listing of incidents reported to the Metropolitan Police Department from July 24 through Aug. 2 in local police service areas, sorted by their report dates. Click your PSA to jump to crimes reported in your neighborhood....
ANC3/4G - Chevy Chase At the commission’s Feb.11 meeting: * The commission re-elected Randy Speck as its chair, Christopher Fromboluti its vice-chair, Chandra Garfield its treasurer and Abraham Clayman secretary. * Commission Chair Randy Speck announced the Chevy Chase Community Center renovation is in...
By: Davis Kennedy George Washington University Hospital’s plan to build and operate a new 100 to 125-bed hospital on the St. Elizabeths campus in Ward 8 follow a problem that plagued health service history for Ward 7 and 8 areas. “The...
The Army Corps of Engineers plans to drill 12 to 15 holes in the basement of 4835 Glenbrook Road NW, after environmental remediation workers suffered apparent chemical exposure along the Spring Valley home’s property line. The property — the currently...
Homelessness remains a problem in the District of Columbia, and is “probably the most challenging issue D.C. faces,” according to Council member Jack Evans. During a Feb. 6 town hall meeting on homelessness, government officials and leaders from local homeless...
For the first time in three years, Adams Morgan Day is planning a return to its roots as a true street festival, with organizers launching a crowdfunding campaign to finance the closing of part of 18th Street NW. Taking place...
The much-anticipated redevelopment of the Fannie Mae headquarters at 3900 Wisconsin Ave. NW will be anchored by the District’s first Wegmans supermarket, the project team announced this week. Other details are also emerging on plans for a robust project with...
By BENJAMIN KORN and ELLIDA PARKER Wilson Beacon (Wilson High School Newspaper) Former Wilson students at universities around the country benefit from the D.C. Tuition Assistance Grant (DCTAG), which provides financial aid for D.C. residents at public colleges. To Mykia Washington, the...

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