Young entrepreneurs ages 6 to 14 will sell their homemade creations at an event Saturday in Cleveland Park — featuring “everything from animal books to poems, tomato plants and wiggly worms, homemade bread, iPhone screen repairs, and more,” according...
The long-anticipated Klingle Valley Trail officially opened to hikers and bikers on Saturday in a ribbon-cutting ceremony officiated by Mayor Muriel Bowser. More than 100 community members and local officials were on hand for the festivities, including representatives from the...
The U.S. Department of Education has approved the District’s Every Student Succeeds Act State Plan, which is focused on continuing progress for all students and accelerating growth for those furthest behind, according to a news release. The plan establishes a...
Chevy Chase Citizens Association Last week, our association teamed up with the Northwest Neighbors Village organization to present the program “Facing a Crisis Before It Occurs: Gathering, Storing and Sharing Important Information.” Kay Bransford, founder of MemoryBanc, discussed important documents that...
Pennsylvania Avenue NW drivers and Metrobus passengers headed from the West End into Georgetown will be detoured onto M Street NW starting Tuesday, the D.C. Department of Transportation announced this week. The seven-month detour will allow long-planned repairs to the...
Wednesday, Feb. 21 The Committee on Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization’s 2018 Performance Oversight group will hold a public hearing about the Mayor’s Office of Returning Citizen’s Affairs, Commission on Re-Entry and Returning Citizen’s Affairs, D.C. Housing Authority and the...
Georgetown’s West Heating Plant project won conceptual approval from the U.S. Commission of Fine Arts last Thursday, a surprising reversal of objections from the panel’s Old Georgetown Board subsidiary. The project envisions demolishing most of the vacant 1948 industrial building...
In the weeks following unexpected cuts to the DC Streetcar’s expansion budget — which the D.C. Council adopted earlier this month — some Ward 2 community leaders have begun criticizing the last-minute change. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson stripped more than...
The rebuilt West End Library will open early next month at 2301 L St. NW as part of a long-awaited mixed-use redevelopment, according to a news release. The 21,000-square-foot library occupies the ground level of a nine-story luxury residential building,...
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...

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