Upper Georgia Avenue has a cleaner face! Thanks to advisory neighborhood commissioner Stacey Lincoln and 17 volunteers, five large garbage bags with over 150 pounds of trash were collected on Saturday, Nov. 3. It is hoped that apartment dwellers...
A lot is happening this summer at the Chevy Chase Library, 5625 Connecticut Ave. NW. The Summer Reading Program began June 1 and continues through August. Everyone who participates, from toddlers to adults, can win prizes from the Nationals,...
The Citizens Association of Georgetown is expressing its support for participating in the Georgetown Heritage Master Plan to revitalize the section of the historic C&O Canal National Historical Park in our neighborhood. We believe that the canal should be...
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...
The lack of sidewalks on some streets in our association’s Hawthorne neighborhood near Rock Creek Park has been a contentious issue in recent years. Advocates say that sidewalks afford residents and visitors a safe place to walk around the...
Concerns are growing among parents in our association’s area about Mayor Muriel Bowser’s proposed 2017-18 budget for the District’s public schools. As the number of students has grown, the mayor’s proposed rate of spending per pupil has not kept...
At the commission’s June 20 meeting: Metropolitan Police Dept. Lt. Darren Haskis reported there were 2 assaults with a dangerous weapon in the commission’s area this past month. Both have been solved and arrests made. Robberies jumped from 4...
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...
“The Wonder of Fall” is the theme of the Lafayette Elementary School Fall Festival this Saturday, to be held at Broad Branch Road and Northampton Street NW. The school welcomes the community to a larger-than-usual event. The fun will start...
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...

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