The Chevy Chase branch library at 5625 Connecticut Ave. NW is offering several enrichment programs throughout the summer. The Summer Reading Program continues through Aug. 31 with participants of all age groups eligible to win prizes from the Washington Nationals...
It’s midsummer — hot and humid in Shepherd Park, with many away or planning a trip before schools welcome back staff and students. Residents need to remember to let neighbors know when they’re away, stop newspaper and mail delivery,...
Tragedy struck Georgetown recently when a young man was shot and killed on Water Street NW under the Key Bridge. Though rare in our neighborhood, a homicide is always upsetting and alarming. Details of this murder were posted by...
Advisory Neighborhood Commissions Meeting Notices and Agenda Highlights To find links to your ANC's website, click here. Visit the District's ANC office to see maps of commission boundaries by ward. ANC 1B Lower Columbia Heights, Lower Georgia Avenue, Shaw, U Street, Pleasant Plains The...
Shepherd Park residents are invited to attend “Bystander Intervention Training,” a program that could help residents develop skills in defusing potentially disruptive or harmful behavior during public discussions. The workshop will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. on...
While surviving the notoriously muggy weather of D.C. summers, I have often caught myself running errands as fast as possible, often only thinking about my next opportunity to duck into an air-conditioned boutique. I would be so focused on...
Our association’s area has been beset by delays in a number of services and projects involving the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority. In recent months, service on the E6 bus line, which links our area with the Friendship Heights Metro...
Advisory Neighborhood Commissions Meeting Notices and Agenda Highlights To find links to your ANC's website, click here. Visit the District's ANC office to see maps of commission boundaries by ward. ANC 1B Lower Columbia Heights, Lower Georgia Avenue, Shaw, U Street, Pleasant Plains The...
Shepherd Park residents attended a sometimes heated discussion on the Georgia Eastern project at an “emergency” meeting on June 22 held at Ohev Sholom - The National Synagogue. Moderated by Ward 4 D.C. Council member Brandon Todd, the meeting allowed...
Over the past year, seniors in our area have been pressing for more activities and services at the Chevy Chase Community Center. After many discussions but little conclusive action, the D.C. Department of Parks and Recreation, which manages the building...

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