More than 30,000 people in the District have been trained in hands-only CPR through the city’s Hands on Hearts program, according to a release. The city launched the program, which provides the training free of charge, in October 2015 with...
The big event this week is the 2017 Georgetown Gala, “Streets of Georgetown.” It will take place Saturday, Oct. 21, at The Four Seasons Hotel at 2800 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, from 7 to 11 p.m. Music will be provided...
The Theodore Roosevelt Memorial will host celebratory events Sunday in honor of the 50th anniversary of its dedication, according to the National Park Service and the group Friends of Theodore Roosevelt Island. The events on Roosevelt Island — which is...
After months of debate, The Lab School has decided to replace its campus pool with a theater, as part of an institutional goal to provide an improved arts education for its students. A larger performing arts theater will replace the...
Stores and restaurants across D.C. are set to celebrate “Small Business Saturday” this week with discounts and giveaways, part of an annual event to encourage residents to shop locally. Held the first Saturday after Thanksgiving every year across the country,...
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...
This is a listing of incidents reported to the Metropolitan Police Department from Jan. 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...
ANC 1B Lower Columbia Heights, Lower Georgia Avenue, Shaw, U Street, Pleasant Plains The commission will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 1, at the D.C. Housing Finance Agency, 815 Florida Ave. NW. For details, visit anc1b.org. ANC 1C Adams Morgan The commission will...
The Potomac River Stormwater Retention Tunnel is big because the inside diameter must be 18 feet to accommodate the outflow from the river adjacent to the Kennedy Center to the treatment plant in Anacostia. The construction of the tunnel...
Medstar Georgetown University Hospital recently celebrated the opening of a center which can attack cancer tumors without materially affecting nearby vital organs, the District’s first and only Proton Therapy Center. Dr. Anatoly Dritschilo, who heads the hospital’s radiation medicine department,...

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