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...
By SAMUEL BRESLOW The DC Line When Pierre Charles L’Enfant drew diagonal boulevards cutting throughout his grid plan for DC in 1791, he created hundreds of tiny triangular parks in the leftover spaces near intersections. Ever since, many of these have...
D.C. residents are protesting the Smithsonian Institution’s plans to funnel pedestrian access to the National Zoo through four defined entrances and eventually install security checkpoints. The plan was submitted in June to the National Capital Planning Commission, which is to...
By KATE OCZYPOK The DC Line The American City Diner has closed its doors after operating for three decades on Connecticut Avenue NW. Steve Salis, the owner of Kramerbooks & Afterwords and Ted’s Bulletin, is taking over the diner space, but has...
The beige stucco home with sea green shutters at 2800 Adams Mill Road NW is a perfect example of French Eclectic style that wears its heritage with lightness and grace. The style was fashionable in the 1920s and 1930s, after...
At the ANC’s June 13 meeting: The commission unanimously supported the expansion of the rain garden streetscape project on 19th Street at L Street to extend along 19th to M and K streets. Mike Van Atta, The Golden Triangle Business...
At the commission’s June 11 meeting: Richard Livingston of Mayor Muriel Bowser’s office thanked the community for its suffering from the road closures during the Washington Capital’s Stanley Cup victory celebration. He also announced the China Town Festival will...
Medstar Georgetown University Hospital recently celebrated the opening of a center which can attack cancer tumors without materially affecting nearby vital organs, the District’s first and only Proton Therapy Center. Dr. Anatoly Dritschilo, who heads the hospital’s radiation medicine department,...

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