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Friday, June 22, 2018

Water Lily and Lotus Festival Seeks Volunteers

Friends of the Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens is looking for volunteers to help with the park's “The Water Lily & Lotus Cultural Festival” on July...

L’Enfant Trust Readies Renovation of Four Historic Homes

For nearly a half-century a vacant two-story wood frame home has wrapped the corner of Maple View Place and Mount View Place in Historic...

Resident Organizes Day of Action for Equal Food Delivery

Screenshot from Ward 7 Resident Latoya Watson's online petition, taken April 23. In response to local resident Latoya Watson’s petition on Spendrise calling for meal...

Hunger Internationally, Nationally and in the District

Rick and Michele Tingling-Clemmons set a goal to have 100 attendees at the ‘Why’ Food Justice and Our Right to Food Conference, which took...

Residents Question Maple View Flats Development, City Officials Optimistic About Starbucks

In his first public appearance following a series of controversial remarks on control of the weather, Ward 8 Councilmember Trayon White (D) at the...

Is the Anacostia River a Food Delivery ‘Red Line’?

Patricia Howard-Chittams has lived in her Southeast neighborhood for twenty years. She says very few food companies will deliver to her home, located on...

Residents to DoorDash, Caviar, Postmates: Serve the District Equally

In response to the repeated exclusion of Ward 7 and 8 from online businesses entering the District, local resident Latoya Watson has started a...

Change Comes to Excel Academy

After three months of uncertainty, students and families at Excel Academy (2501 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE) are finally sure that they can...

Programs, Resources and Services for Financial Literacy Month

April is Financial Literacy Month, and District residents can participate in free educational programs, resources and services that promote inclusive prosperity, economic growth and...

DCPS Selects New Excel Principal

On Monday, April 2 District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) announced that effective June 2018, Tenia Pritchard will take on the role of Principal...