For the first quarter century of his life, now-Ward 4 D.C. Council member Brandon Todd attended the same church in North Brentwood, Md., nearly every Sunday. But in 2010, a friend recommended that he check out the services at...
Jeff Adkins came home last Wednesday afternoon to find an unusual sight on the basement level of his MacArthur Boulevard building. When he opened the staircase door to head toward his studio apartment, he found more than three inches...
The Army Corps of Engineers plans to drill 12 to 15 holes in the basement of 4835 Glenbrook Road NW, after environmental remediation workers suffered apparent chemical exposure along the Spring Valley home’s property line. The property — the currently...
Last week, an annual dinner sponsored by the Citizens Advisory Council in the Metropolitan Police Department’s 2nd District celebrated the hard work and dedication of our local officers. Officer Christopher Denton of our police service area, PSA 201, was...
Ward 4 D.C. Council member Brandon Todd introduced two education-related bills Sept. 19 — one that would provide a free lunch for all public school students and another that calls for an annual tax holiday before the start of...
While recently searching the web for photos of Georgetown’s once-gritty waterfront, I came across a rather remarkable image. The photo depicted the great flood of October 1942, when the Potomac River crested nearly 12 feet above flood stage at...
Wednesday, Nov. 15 The National Park Service will host a public open house to discuss proposed updates to the draft concept plan for Rock Creek Park’s nature center, horse center and maintenance area as well as their surroundings. The...
The administration of Mayor Muriel Bowser currently favors a public education use for the future of the now-vacant Stevens School in the West End, according to Bowser’s Ward 2 liaison Richard Livingstone. The city is pursuing a new education provider...
Thursday, July 6 Mayor Muriel Bowser and Ward 4 D.C. Council member Brandon Todd will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for the Ward 4 short-term family housing project from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at 5505 5th St. NW. To RSVP,...
This is a listing of incidents reported to the Metropolitan Police Department from Feb. 12 through 18 in local police service areas, sorted by their report dates. Click your PSA to jump to crimes reported in your neighborhood. A...

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