The new president of George Washington University plans to make a major effort to raise the school’s national standing over the next several years, he said at a recent meeting of the West End Citizens Association. U.S. News & World...
By: Davis Kennedy and Carlo Massimo The percentage of District public and charter school students who are on track to advance to the next grade or successfully graduate from high school increased last year, according to results from the Partnership...
Our group has been working on street parking issues in Georgetown for many years. There are many different categories that need to be addressed. For streets that do not have parking problems, there is no need to regulate them...
Our association’s Streets of Georgetown gala was a great success! The band For the Win played a wide range of music without stopping from 8:30 p.m. until 11. Truly, it packed the ballroom dance floor, and everyone enjoyed the...
Concerns are growing among parents in our association’s area about Mayor Muriel Bowser’s proposed 2017-18 budget for the District’s public schools. As the number of students has grown, the mayor’s proposed rate of spending per pupil has not kept...
A member of Dupont Circle’s Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2B was censured by his colleagues last Wednesday for what his fellow commissioners called “discriminatory and disrespectful behavior.” In a resolution that passed 5-1, ANC 2B said that commissioner Nick DelleDonne had...
Georgetown Day School has revised its expansion plans, modifying the design of its planned lower/middle school and indefinitely suspending a proposed mixed-use development. The school had originally developed an ambitious proposal to transform the area around its 4200 Davenport St....
D.C. officials celebrated the upcoming renovation of an apartment building in Petworth on June 23, which will ultimately provide 19 units of affordable housing at 4000 Kansas Ave. NW. The District allocated $3.7 million from the city’s Housing Production Trust...
This weekend, McLean Gardens will host a 75th anniversary celebration — commemorating the federal government’s purchase of the sprawling Wisconsin Avenue NW site to construct garden-style buildings for World War II workers, replacing the elegant summer home built by...
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...

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