Last year the Archbishop Carroll boys basketball team went winless, as the Lions finished 0-22 and faced a new low for the program. Enter Aminu Mohammed. Mohammed, a 6-foot-5, 175-pound do-everything point-forward, came into the varsity program this past season and...
The Key Bridge may receive decorative lighting on its underside to highlight its distinctive arches, according to the D.C. Department of Transportation, which will hold a public meeting Sept. 27 to discuss options, answer questions and receive community feedback. The...
Georgetown’s Smith Point tavern, which is now up for sale, achieved prominence in its early years as a favorite of D.C.’s party circuit for young affluent conservatives — and a frequent target for derision. Complex, a New York-based pop-culture...
A repaving project on Arizona Avenue NW in the Palisades will restrict traffic to one lane in each direction and limit on-street parking over the next several weeks. The project, covering the area between Canal Road and Hawthorne Place NW,...
Last month’s D.C. home sales increased 31.9 percent compared to October 2016, and the median sale price of $550,000 was an October record, according to a report by the Greater Capital Area Association of Realtors. Amid the high pricing and...
Two Tenleytown duplexes, each with two homes that mirror each other, earned special distinction as landmarks in the National Registry of Historic Places in February. But Frank Perna Jr. — who owns three of the four homes at 4112-4118...
The nonprofit Gifts for the Homeless organization is collecting donations on Friday and Saturday, and seeking volunteers to help handle them, at its 2300 N St. NW location. The group is requesting men’s, women’s and children’s clothing, along with coats,...
Officials of the District’s Fire and EMS Department (FEMS) have been fanning out across the city in recent weeks to speak to community groups about a change to the 911 emergency call line. At a Feb. 26 meeting of Advisory...
Free public Wi-Fi is now available at 24 additional underground Metro stations, the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority recently announced. Northwest stations with Wi-Fi include Farragut North, Dupont Circle, Cleveland Park, Van Ness-UDC, Tenleytown-AU, Friendship Heights, McPherson Square, Farragut West,...
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...

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