The District is one of four finalists for an Urban Land Institute award recognizing public-sector innovation in affordable housing. D.C. is in the running along with Boston, Denver and New York City for the institute’s 2017 Larson Housing Policy Leadership...
Top D.C. officials visited Brightwood last week to see green infrastructure being installed there, which includes permeable pavement, rain gardens, and downspouts that funnel into rain barrels. Mayor Muriel Bowser and Ward 4 D.C. Council member Brandon Todd were among...
Communication sets the tone for a neighborhood. Shepherd Park residents continue to look to improve ways to share information and develop relationships with each other; government agencies and personnel; local organizations; schools; and businesses. Association president Mark Pattison and...
When Brian Hart helped furnish the apartment of Shantie Morgan Palmer, a homeless mother of seven, he immediately knew this would be his life’s work. “In that move, I realized how important this is, the powerful impact it can have...
When you look for an entry-level luxury sedan, perhaps the first way to narrow down your list is to consider what level of sporty performance you desire. Most models in this class fall into the category of “sports sedan”...
Every spring our association holds a meeting on public safety issues. This year, instead of featuring speakers, we will hold an open-air event providing an opportunity for kids and adults alike to get to know our local public safety...
By: Meghan Sorensen On September 12, mothers, mayors, doctors, doulas, and midwives alike came together at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center to discuss maternal and prenatal health. They also discussed the general health of women in the city’s communities....
Thursday, Dec. 7 The National Capital Planning Commission will hold its monthly meeting at 1 p.m. at the commission’s offices in Suite 500, 401 9th St. NW. Agenda items include comments on site selection for the National Desert...
The Kirov Academy of Ballet will hold an open house on April 7 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The open house will take place in the academy theater. Staff and teachers will be on hand to answer questions and...
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...

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