Supermarkets in Ward 4 would be permitted to sell beer and wine under a proposed D.C. Council bill, but some residents disagree about how broad that exception to existing restrictions should be. Years ago, the council responded to residents’ requests...
This week the Shepherd Park Citizens Association gives a big shoutout to the East Rock Creek Village, an aging-in-place organization belonging to a network of groups helping seniors continue to live independently in their neighborhoods. Having lost its executive director...
Sunrise Senior Living hopes to construct a four-story assisted-living center off Tenley Circle, teaming up with Wisconsin Avenue Baptist Church to build a new house of worship and a care facility on the church’s 3920 Alton Place NW lot. Philip...
The District of Columbia State Athletic Association recently announced its All-State basketball teams. The teams were selected by voting among the coaches. GIRLS BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Azzi Fudd, St. John's. FIRST TEAM: Nalani Lyde, Sidwell Friends; Tatyana Seymour, Bell; Ellie...
Shepherd Park is proud of its tree-lined streets, green spaces and homes. Maintenance is an important aspect of continuing to have a welcoming neighborhood. Advisory neighborhood commissioner Stacey Lincoln, Phillip McAuley of the mayor’s office and Donise Jackson of the...
By: Orrin Konheim Will Christian, a reservist Lieutenant Commander for the Navy, has been an elite runner since high school. In Fall 2000, he was named to Washington Post’s All-Met team from Great Mills High School after breaking the state...
The Citizens Association of Georgetown has participated in the Georgetown Heritage Master Plan to revitalize the historic Chesapeake & Ohio National Historic Park. The association believes a priority should be placed on restoration of the canal in order to...
Students across the District are organizing protests and walkouts to advocate stricter gun regulations in the wake of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. Women’s March organizers are coordinating a nationwide school walkout on March...
Scott Stump put his life on the line 27 years ago as a U.S. Marine in Operation Desert Storm. The conflict changed the way Americans looked at our armed forces and even helped heal the wounds the Vietnam War inflicted...
The executive chef at the 14th Street cocktail bar Radiator, Jonathan Dearden, was named Washington D.C.’s “Best Chef on the Block” and will advance to compete on ABC’s “The Chew” next month. After being selected as one of three finalists...

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