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The District has quietly scrapped five years of planning to house a special education program at the vacant Stevens School, a reversal that frustrated both program leaders and community members. Ivymount School, a Rockville-based nonprofit that provides special education services,...
The District hopes to install a contraflow bus lane along nearly a mile of H Street NW near the White House, but complications with loading areas are threatening to kill plans. The D.C. Department of Transportation unveiled final proposals last...
Plans to demolish an 1870s row house and construct a modern new condo building in its place have won Historic Preservation Review Board approval, despite community objections to the 1312 13th St. NW project. The four-story building had been...
Plans to curtail the Chevy Chase Community Center’s hours, shifting its closing time from 10 to 9 p.m, attracted strong community opposition at Monday’s meeting of Advisory Neighborhood Commission 3/4G (Chevy Chase). “I’ve seen no one come out and say:...
Instructors and students at Guy Mason Recreation Center are facing confusion over whether several long-established programs can resume. Last week, the D.C. Department of Parks and Recreation sent a four-sentence email to dozens of participants. Citing “contract procurement difficulties,”...
The Balducci’s chain of premium grocery stores will open its only D.C. location at the Ladybird, a mixed-use development proposed for the Spring Valley Superfresh site, the project team announced last week. The news attracted fresh criticism about the...
In the ultra-buzzy neighborhood of Adams Morgan, down the street from “The Line” - the new hipper-than-thou hotel where the Obamas recently dined - stands the Adams Morgan Lofts at 2328 Champlain St. NW. Developed by PN Hoffman (one...
Garrison Elementary School will hold its 4th annual community auction online from April 30 to May 4. The school is asking for donations (an item or gift certificate) that will be auctioned to raise money for great programs for...
By: Davis Kennedy Helicopter noise, Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton reported, is negatively affecting the quality of life in parts of Wards 2, 4, 6, 7, and 8. Studies show a correlation between airport noise and the risk of high blood...
By: Kate Michael Did you know that this month marks 175 years since Charles Dickens wrote “A Christmas Carol?” To commemorate the anniversary, Ford’s Theatre is putting on its annual production with extra holiday cheer this year, and your presence...

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