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Friday, June 22, 2018

Stanton Square Breaks Ground

After half a century, construction has begun on a vacant, eight-acre parcel owned by local real estate developer Joe Horning at the junction of...

Turning the Boat Around

Woundim Demissie has big plans for the Shrimp Boat Plaza Restaurant, which opened its doors on July 25. He intends to make the iconic...

Council Vote Tuesday on Maternal Mortality, TOPA Bills

District Council will vote on two bills of interest to District residents. The TOPA Accessory Dwelling Unit Amendment Act of 2017 will have its...

DC Council, DHCD Battle Over Fate of Blighted Homes

A DC housing agency clashed with the DC Council again in December over how to handle a number of blighted properties in Ward 8’s...

DC Should Do More to Ensure Residents of Color Can Access...

The District of Columbia is changing before our eyes, daily and dramatically. We are an increasingly vibrant and prosperous city. Yet this growth is...

Emergency Response Team Training

Serve DC's Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) volunteer program trains citizens to be better prepared to respond to emergencies. When emergencies happen, CERT members...

Just How and When Is This River of Ours Going to...

One of the most complex and confusing undertakings of our environmental agencies is the cleanup of urban rivers. It is very important that we...

Participate in Community Grocery Co-op Survey

The group working to establish a Community Grocery Cooperative (CGC) in Ward 8 is asking District residents to participate in a survey about the...

Attend Anacostia Tunnel Dedication Ceremony Wednesday

The Anacostia River Tunnel system, the first phase of the DC Clean Water Project, will be dedicated in a ceremony scheduled for Wednesday March...

Building Up DC’s Local Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs seeking support opportunities for their small business in DC can now add two new resources to the list: the Ascend Capital Accelerator and...