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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Attend Anacostia Park’s 100th Birthday Party

You’re Invited! Be a part of Anacostia Park history during the two-day centennial birthday bash on August 31 and September 1, 2018. On August 31,...

Community Profile: Marvin Bowser

There are many truths about Marvin Bowser. He is openly gay, a self-proclaimed avid photographer and a devoted gardener. He served in the Air...

Relocated Historic Homes on W Street SE Await Rehabilitation

After more than a year of inactivity, heavy machinery has recently maneuvered back and forth behind a chainlink fence on the 1300 block of...

Testify at Oversight Hearing on Policing and Public Safety Concerns

On Thursday, July 12, Chair of the Committee on the Judiciary and Public Safety Councilmember Charles Allen (Ward 6-D), will hold a public oversight...

Our River: The Anacostia

It has been a long struggle – over 25 years of effort – but the Anacostia River has finally received a passing grade.  Last...

Getting into the Swing of Things: Your Guide to All-Star Week

This month we celebrate America’s game: Baseball. The Major League Baseball (MLB) All-Star Game is coming to Nationals Park Tuesday, July 17th, and it’s...

DC Water Issues Warning About Telephone Scam

DC Water issued a warning to customers Tuesday about an ongoing telephone scam. Customers reported that they had received calls from a caller claiming...

Mamatoto Village Receives Financial Support from March of Dimes

For the second year in a row, a community staple is getting financial support to expand its outreach and improve the health outcomes of...

Threats to Federal Programs Strain DC Housing Resources

A resident of Ward 8 for nearly 10 years, Ms. J feels her neighborhood is changing. She says visitors need only drive around, right...

Vacation on the Anacostia this year!

This month’s entire issue is devoted to travel and vacation. For many this means seeking out exotic or famous places to visit. But in...