ANC 2E — Georgetown, Burleith, Hillandale At the Commission’s Feb. 4 meeting: * City Council member Jack Evans swore-in Anna Landre as a new commissioner. Landre is a Georgetown University sophomore who was elected last month as the commission's secretary. Two...
by Kate Harrington On February 2, 2019, a small group of witnesses at All Souls Episcopal Church attended the induction of the first District all-girl troop of Boy Scouts of America (BSA). Troop 248 is comprised of twenty girls, ranging...
by Current News Staff Writer While many states ended their health care open enrollment at the end of December, the District is one of a handful of places that extends its open enrollment period through the end of January...
At the commission's Jan. 28 meeting: * All commissioners were re-elected in the 20018 election. The commission re-elected Randy Speck as its chair, Christopher Fromboluti its vice-chair and Chanda Garfield its treasurer. Abraham Clayman was elected secretary, replacing Rebecca Maydak.  *...
The Golden Triangle Business Improvement District’s 6th annual Golden Haiku competition is ending February 4, but submissions are still being accepted.  Aspiring poets from around the globe are invited to write and submit up to three contemporary haiku to be judged...
by Davis Kennedy Washington Hebrew Congregation, at the corner of Massachusetts Avenue and Macomb Street, hosted well over 500 volunteers who prepared food and clothing packages for the homeless during the morning of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. The volunteers came...
At the commission's Jan. 23 meeting: * Jeff Nestler replaced Ellen Goldstein, who did not run for re-election. Professionally, Nestler is an attorney with the prosecutor's office. He was elected by the commission as Vice Chairperson/Treasurer. David Bender was re-elected...
by Davis Kennedy The Glover Park post office at 2336 Wisconsin Ave. is not receiving mail when it should. Last Friday, January 11th, 2019, it did not receive any, according to Ms. Akiko, who staffs it. Neither did it on Monday, January 14th. The...
At the ANC 2A Jan. 16 meeting: * The commission greeted three new members: Nicole Goldin, Jeri Epstein and Trupti Patel. Golden said she works in international development. Epstein said his major concerns are local traffic problems, safe sidewalks and...
With the holiday season now at a close, you might be looking for an environmentally friendly way to dispose of seasonal trees and greenery.  The DC Department of Public Works (DPW) provides District residents with two easy options for...

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