The Shepherd Park Citizens Association held a community meeting on Dec. 12 at Shepherd Elementary. President Mark Pattison introduced guests from Pepco and the Department of State Foreign Mission Center staff. Travois Culpepper presented basic information about the Pepco...
Our association’s leaders have told Mayor Muriel Bowser that we back a proposal by Advisory Neighborhood Commission 3/4G (Chevy Chase) for a complete renovation of the Chevy Chase Community Center at Connecticut Avenue and McKinley Street NW. Last week, the...
The active senior citizens’ community in our association’s area has been advocating more programs at the Chevy Chase Community Center for older residents. Thanks to the support of Ward 3 D.C Council member Mary Cheh, the Department of Parks...
ANC 1B Lower Columbia Heights, Lower Georgia Avenue, Shaw, U Street, Pleasant Plains The commission will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 7, at the D.C. Housing Finance Agency, 815 Florida Ave. NW. For details, visit anc1b.org.   ANC 1C Adams Morgan The commission will hold...
By: Carlo Massimo The view from the roof of the National Capital Bank (NCB), Washington’s oldest bank, is impressive. You can view the dome of the Capitol, the copper roof of the Library of Congress, and all the sparkling white...
By: Carlo Massimo ANC 1B's November 1 meeting came to order at 6:42. Commissioners Jerry Johnson, Sedrick Muhammad, and Robb Hudson were absent. Michelle Garcia, director of the Office of Victim Services and Justice Grants, spoke at the meeting. OVS...
The District Council voted 11-2 to override Mayor Muriel Bowser’s veto of B22-0408 Fare Evasion Decriminalization Amendment Act of 2018 this week.  Phil Mendelson and Jack Evans, who voted against the bill originally, remained the only Councilmembers not in...
The Conrad Hotel is now officially open The Conrad Hotel has officially opened.  This first property for the Conrad brand to debut in the nation’s capital is a 360-room, 10-floor hotel that features 30,000 square feet of luxury retail space...
On May 22, the Citizens Association of Georgetown held its annual meeting, hosted by Dumbarton House and catered by Stachowski’s on 28th Street. Even on a rainy night, the house was full of friends and neighbors. It was an opportunity...
Homelessness remains a problem in the District of Columbia, and is “probably the most challenging issue D.C. faces,” according to Council member Jack Evans. During a Feb. 6 town hall meeting on homelessness, government officials and leaders from local homeless...

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