By: Matthew Goldman The ATU Local 689, a union that represents WMATA employees, held a “Truth, Unity and Justice" rally outside of the Metro Center Metro Station on Thursday. Several union leaders and residents called for General Manager Paul Wiedefeld's termination.  What...
By:  Carlo Massimo Dave Johnson, play-by-play announcer for DC United, gestured at the hard red court behind him at the Petworth Recreation Center. “It’s not just a play space -- it’s also a dream space,” he said. “Maybe a national teamer will...
Whittle School & Studios will not stick to the status quo of modern education. Instead, the school will reimagine it. Education entrepreneur Chris Whittle, the chairman and CEO of the school, wants students to become global citizens through education....
The Palisades Recreation Center has reopened after a $9.5 million renovation. D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser cut the ribbon on the rejuvenated facility at 5200 Sherier Place NW after taking part in the annual Palisades Fourth of July Parade. “This time last...
by DAVIS KENNEDY St. Thomas Episcopal Parish and developer CAS Riegler have reached a settlement with civic organizations over a partially completed construction project that includes a 51-unit residential building and a new church, ending a financially damaging stalemate. The lot...
The three-year project to rehabilitate Beach Drive entered its final phase July 9, as the National Park Service reopened the section between Broad Branch Road and Joyce Road, while closing to traffic the section between Joyce Road and the...
By DAVIS KENNEDY A parking study is in the works for Chevy Chase. The local advisory neighborhood commission, ANC 3/4G, voted unanimously July 9 to assemble a task force co-chaired by two of its commissioners. The group will have approximately ten...
Northwest Little Leaguers Triumph Northwest Little League’s all star teams for 10- and 11-year-olds have won the D.C. championships in their age groups for the second straight year. Both teams will represent the District of Columbia in the Maryland state tournament,...
Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2E adopted several proposals at their July 2 meeting related to car and bicycle traffic. The commission: endorsed the Georgetown Business Improvement District’s plan for a 2-week test this summer of allowing cars to access Rock Creek...
By SAMUEL BRESLOW The DC Line Mayor Muriel Bowser joined city officials and corporate executives June 18 to celebrate the start of long-awaited renovations to the Thaddeus Stevens School in the West End and the construction of an office building on...

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