By: Davis Kennedy The District’s Attorney General, A.G. Racine, has announced four lawsuits totaling almost $700,000 against six Maryland parents for sending ten children to Duke Ellington School of the Arts and public charter schools without paying out-of-state tuition. The...
Wednesday, May 31 • The D.C. Tenants’ Advocacy Coalition will meet from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at Sumner School Museum, 17th and M streets NW. The agenda will include discussion of legislation that would impose new restrictions on Airbnb and...
We were blessed with perfect weather last Saturday for Chevy Chase DC Day. This annual event introduces new local residents to our association and the many businesses in our community, and reminds others of what we do. Robert Gordon, our...
Three years ago, the D.C. Department of Transportation conducted a routine inspection of a culvert carrying a small stream under 49th Street NW and into Battery Kemble Park. Finding damage and evidence of frequent clogs, the agency recommended replacing...
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 commission will meet at 6:30...
By: Meghan Sorensen Many voters brought their families to the polls for D.C.'s general election. As American politics heat up, parents wish to include their children in the political process, raising more informed voters. Children eagerly entered the polling stations...
By DAVIS KENNEDY A Georgetown University history professor described to members of the Georgetown Citizens Association how the university financed itself by selling 272 slaves in 1838 and how continues to affect the institution today. “This was not a hidden history,”...
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...
By ADIN McGURK The Wilson Beacon Just months from the graduation of Wilson’s class of 2018, 42 percent of class members are short of the required 100 community service hours, and 14 percent have no hours at all. This has not gone...
By Anshu Siripurapu, Current Correspondent “Forty percent of the food we produce in this country goes to waste,” Ward 3 Council member Mary M. Cheh said at a recent public hearing, where members of the D.C. Council heard testimony in...

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