Federal agents have joined local investigators working to determine the cause of a fatal weekend apartment building fire in Brightwood, according to news reports. WTOP reported Monday that federal officials from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives are...
The Lawyers Have Heart race will take place in D.C. this Saturday, June 10, starting at 7 a.m. Now in its 27th year, the race brings together more than 250 organizations and over 6,000 runners and walkers in support of...
Organizers of Adams Morgan Day 2017 have announced the lineup for the festival’s Columbia Stage and are continuing their online fundraising campaign. The 39th annual celebration of Adams Morgan’s history, culture, arts, music, restaurants, businesses and residents will take place...
Oak Hill Cemetery and its related foundation are working to produce a series of 20 films covering historical events related to the Georgetown cemetery’s 168-year history, and presented a preliminary version of its first installment on Sunday afternoon. Produced by...
The Georgetown Design District is hosting the Fall Days of Design event from Nov. 2 through 4. Participating retailers have planned activities that include panel discussions and receptions for experts and enthusiasts alike. More than 30 retailers make up Georgetown’s...
Repair work will close a stretch of the Red Line from Nov. 25 to Dec. 10, with buses replacing trains between the Silver Spring and Fort Totten stations, according to the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority. The Takoma station...
The Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs announced last week that Lynn Underwood will serve as D.C.’s newest chief building official, bringing more than 30 years of national and international experience to the role of overseeing local construction projects. Underwood...
The recently renovated Mann Elementary School has received LEED Gold environmental certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. The renovation of the existing 17,000-square-foot school building at 4430 Newark St. NW was completed in 2016, along with the creation of...
The D.C. Daughters of the American Revolution opened a “Little Free Library” on Sunday at 4840 MacArthur Blvd. NW, hosting a ribbon-cutting and book giveaways. The red, white and blue miniature library, which holds about 15 books, is located outside...
Metro’s revised hours and fares went into effect this week, intended to accommodate and fund ongoing maintenance following the SafeTrack program’s repair “surges.” Metrorail’s new schedule is 5 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 5 a.m. to 1 a.m....

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