The D.C. Water and Sewer Authority is scheduled to begin work June 18 on a green infrastructure project in Burleith and southeastern Glover Park that is aimed at managing stormwater runoff to keep it out of the sewer system...
As home to the largest number of senior residents in D.C., wards 3 and 4 face special challenges in meeting the needs of those over 60. More than 30 percent of the city’s seniors call these wards home, and...
The plans for converting the West Heating Plant into a luxury condominium building with a public park to the south were finally presented to the Commission of Fine Arts on May 18. The reaction of the seven board members...
Georgetown resident Skye Bork made history July 1 when she became the first-ever D.C. winner of the national Distinguished Young Women of America scholarship program. The recent National Cathedral School graduate took home $36,500 total to attend Columbia University...
When Thoi Van Nguyen and Ngoc Anh Tran fled the Vietnam War and arrived in the nation’s capital in 1979, they were hopeful. The married couple didn’t speak English, and had no family or friends nearby — but they...
Our association’s leaders have told Mayor Muriel Bowser that we back a proposal by Advisory Neighborhood Commission 3/4G (Chevy Chase) for a complete renovation of the Chevy Chase Community Center at Connecticut Avenue and McKinley Street NW. Last week, the...
D.C. law prohibits any new strip club licenses from being issued — but that won’t stop a new club from opening downtown at 1720 I St. NW, two blocks from the White House. The owners of Effigy — which they...
This week the Shepherd Park Citizens Association gives a big shoutout to the East Rock Creek Village, an aging-in-place organization belonging to a network of groups helping seniors continue to live independently in their neighborhoods. Having lost its executive director...
This is a listing of incidents reported to the Metropolitan Police Department from Oct. 9 through 18 in local police service areas, sorted by their report dates. Click your PSA to jump to crimes reported in your neighborhood. A...
Wednesday, Oct. 25 The Woman’s National Democratic Club, at 1526 New Hampshire Ave. NW, will host a reception from 5:30 to 8 p.m. to mark the official opening of the John Cavanaugh Sculpture Garden. Admission is free, but...

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