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Tuesday, July 17, 2018

11th Street Bridge Park Get $5 Million

JPMorgan Chase & Co. has announced the 11th Street Bridge Park as a national winner of its Partnerships for Raising Opportunity in Neighborhoods (PRO...

Phil Mendelson: The Mindful Politician

Phil Mendelson, chairman of the DC Council (D), recently organized a “meet up” at the Firehook Bakery on Pennsylvania Ave. SE. He hasn’t held...

The Wharf: Where DC Meets the Water

Oct. 12 marks the debut of entirely new riverside neighborhood, Phase One of “The Wharf.” This $2 billion renovation of Southwest’s waterfront required several...

DC Government Goes on Air

Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) has launched the DC Government’s first radio station, DC Radio 96.3 HD4. This makes Washington, DC one of only two...

Dead Man’s Run Kids Fun Run

The 5k and kids' race is on Oct. 7 at Congressional Cemetery. The 5k starts at 6 p.m. near the east end of the...

Literacy Oasis in Formation

It started as a trickle. Small piles of books pooled around the radio station in response to a local teacher's call for help. A...

Women in Aviation and Space Family Day

Throughout the history of aviation and space exploration, women have fought to be on equal terms with their male counterparts. At this family day,...

Community Celebrates at Ward 7 Day

On Saturday September 9, residents of Ward 7 got together to celebrate business and community in their neighborhoods at the Ward 7 Day Community...

Apply for International Cultural Exchange Grants

The DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities (CAH) Sister Cities Grant (SCG) is currently accepting applications for international arts and humanities cultural exchange...

Newseum September Deal for Seniors

All month, the Newseum is offering a special combo ticket for seniors that includes admission to the Newseum, a “Fighting Fake News” class and...