Members of Wilson High School’s Class of 1970 selected library media specialist Pamela Lipscomb-Gardner as recipient of this year’s Vincent E. Reed Award for Excellence in Teaching, which comes with a prize of $1,500. Lipscomb-Gardner, a native Washingtonian, is a...
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...
The D.C. Public Library closed the Cleveland Park Interim Library at 4340 Connecticut Ave. NW on Saturday in preparation for next month’s debut of the rebuilt Cleveland Park Library. The new library at 3310 Connecticut Ave. NW will open Saturday,...
The Citizens Association of Georgetown and other community organizations are appealing a decision by a three-judge panel of the Court of Appeals, which ruled their case against the Federal Aviation Administration regarding new flight paths for Reagan Washington National...
The D.C. Department of Transportation is seeking feedback through June 1 on dockless bicycles and scooters in the District via an online survey, available at ddot.dc.gov/page/dockless-vehicles-district. Last month, the agency announced an extension of its dockless vehicle demonstration project through...
Georgetown’s Rose Park now boasts a colorful large-scale art exhibit dubbed “The Orange Step.” Local visual artist Kiril Jeliazkov’s installation — which consists of 128 canvases, each 22 feet high and 11 feet wide — will remain at the park...
The Kirov Academy of Ballet will hold an open house on April 7 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The open house will take place in the academy theater. Staff and teachers will be on hand to answer questions and...
Registration for the D.C. Department of Parks and Recreation’s 2018 spring fitness programs began at 9 a.m. on Feb. 23. D.C. residents can enroll in sports including baseball and soccer for kids, and flag football and tennis for youth and...
Mayor Muriel Bowser, D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson, other D.C. Council members, and other dignitaries formally dedicated and unveiled the historic bronze statue of the late four-term mayor of the District of Columbia on March 3. The eight-foot tall bronze...
Free St. Patrick’s Day Lyft rides will be offered to deter impaired driving throughout the District beginning March 17. Offered by the nonprofit Washington Regional Alcohol Program, the 2018 St. Patrick’s Day SoberRide program will be in operation beginning at 4 p.m. on...

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