This is a listing of incidents reported to the Metropolitan Police Department from May 1 through 7 in local police service areas, sorted by their report dates. Click your PSA to jump to crimes reported in your neighborhood. A...
With costly federal mandates in force at the D.C. Water and Sewer Authority, officials are warning customers to expect rates to rise until they peak in 2026. That is according to Tommy Wells, chairman of the D.C. Water board and director...
Siri Fiske hopes the Mysa School in Georgetown lives up to its name. “Mysa is a Swedish word that essentially translates to cozy, the coziest of the cozy,” said Fiske, whose grandparents were Swedish. “The word conjures up being in...
Clean streets are a desideratum in all cities, but the District government is giving the term a makeover as part of a push to keep people safe during special events. A new policy, called “Clean Streets,” requires the routes used...
Two sizable street trees in front of a Connecticut Avenue apartment building in Chevy Chase have recently been found to be in distress, despite prior promises from a developer to maintain them. Cafritz Enterprises opened the 10-story luxury apartment building...
Matt Fleischer addresses the crowd at the Rock Creek Gala in 2017 Dear Friends of Rock Creek, It is with a heavy heart that I say goodbye as I resign from my position as the executive director of Rock Creek Conservancy....
Earlier this year, Dupont Circle resident Lance Salonia was disappointed to see that two narrow row homes in his neighborhood were set to be razed. The houses sit across the street from the southern boundary of the locally protected...
A long-gestating plan to build new non-motorized boathouses along the Potomac riverfront in Georgetown was finalized Monday by the National Park Service, though detailed design and implementation remain a long way off. The Park Service has essentially formalized an iteration...
Bread Furst owner Mark Furstenberg was the only D.C. chef to earn a competitive 2017 James Beard Foundation Award, a nationwide honor for outstanding food service, at a dinner ceremony Monday night in Chicago. He beat out bakers from New...
There are so many ways residents in the combined Shepherd Park-Colonial Village-North Portal Estates area can be involved in the community. The area listserve is filled with information, announcements of upcoming events and requests. Although some try, no one...

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