Redevelopment plans for the commercial building at 4000 Wisconsin Ave. NW won support from the local advisory neighborhood commission last month, with commissioners unanimously endorsing the ambitious new mixed-use project. Donohoe Development is planning to replace the existing 1980s...
WalkingTown DC 2017 will offer free outdoor walking tours throughout the District from Sept. 16 to 24. The annual event includes family-friendly and wheelchair/stroller accessible tours, as well as lunchtime and happy hour tours during the week, with extended weekend...
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...
Restaurateur José Andrés, D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton and Douglas Development Corp. were among the 2017 recipients of the Making D.C. History Awards, presented last Thursday by the Historical Society of Washington, D.C. NBC4’s Wendy Rieger hosted the sixth annual...
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...
This is a listing of incidents reported to the Metropolitan Police Department from Nov. 27 through Dec. 6 in local police service areas, sorted by their report dates. Click your PSA to jump to crimes reported in your neighborhood....
With warmer winters nurturing increased rat populations in D.C., the District government is working to pre-emptively identify and eliminate infestations. At a “rat walk” in Dupont Circle on Monday, Mayor Muriel Bowser discussed the city’s Rodent Abatement Predictive Analysis project,...
Children and other members of the Georgetown community will be invited to Volta Park to be photographed with Santa Claus and receive a toy on Sunday, Dec. 3. Organized by the Friends of Volta Park group, the annual “Breakfast...
Wednesday, Dec. 13 The D.C. State Board of Education #DCGradReqs Task Force will meet at 6 p.m. in Room 1114, One Judiciary Square, 441 4th St. NW. Thursday, Dec. 14 Advisory Neighborhood Commission 3/4G (Chevy Chase) will hold...
With costly federal mandates in force at the D.C. Water and Sewer Authority, officials are warning customers to expect rates to rise until they peak in 2026. That is according to Tommy Wells, chairman of the D.C. Water board and director...

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