Amid plans to redevelop the Fannie Mae headquarters into a mixed-use complex, the project team received positive reception for its proposal to secure a landmark designation for the 1958 building at 3900 Wisconsin Ave. NW. Richard Lake, co-founder of...
A new mural is coming to Tenleytown as early as this month, dressing up the Han Cleaners building with a depiction of the neighborhood’s rich history. The project at 4425 Wisconsin Ave. NW comes from a $36,760 grant from...
The D.C. Department of Transportation is evaluating possible traffic-calming measures in Friendship Heights in response to community concerns about vehicular and pedestrian safety in the area. As part of the initiative, the agency is conducting a neighborhood traffic safety study...
Thursday, Aug. 10 D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine will host the third annual Right Direction Awards ceremony from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Old Council Chambers, One Judiciary Square, 441 4th St. NW. The event will honor D.C. youth...
Plans to redevelop the Adams Morgan SunTrust may be in legal jeopardy, after a judge granted opponents’ request for a preliminary injunction on Friday. Developer PN Hoffman hopes to construct a condo building at the corner of 18th Street and...
Sidewalks on Key Bridge will periodically close over the next several months for maintenance and repairs, with overnight closures alternating between southbound and northbound, according to a release from the D.C. Department of Transportation. The agency was due to begin...
CommuniKids, a Spanish immersion preschool in Tenleytown, announced on Monday that it will offer dozens of free pre-kindergarten seats in Ward 3 for children ages 3 and 4 through a city program to increase local pre-K capacity. Spaces for the...
The Osher Lifetime Learning Institute at American University will offer 94 study groups in the fall 2017 semester, the most in the institute’s 35-year history. New classes at the institute, known as OLLI, will include astrophysics, the history of the...
This is a listing of incidents reported to the Metropolitan Police Department from July 31 through Aug. 9 in local police service areas, sorted by their report dates. Click your PSA to jump to crimes reported in your neighborhood....
Advisory Neighborhood Commissions Meeting Notices and Agenda Highlights To find links to your ANC's website, click here. Visit the District's ANC office to see maps of commission boundaries by ward. ANC 1B Lower Columbia Heights, Lower Georgia Avenue, Shaw, U Street, Pleasant Plains The...

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