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Why Statehood?

Why Statehood ? Statehood is important to me, DC Is a City and Growing up that’s all I thought it could be, Being a city we don’t...

Deanwood: A Safe, Resource-Rich Community

When I graduated from the University of Houston, I decided to make the District of Columbia home. Shortly after, I landed a position with...

Give Us Statehood Now!: The Old Man of Anacostia

June 24 is the last day of the DC public school year and it cannot come soon enough for many students, parents, guardians and...

Goodbye to the Schemes to Focus on Equal Access to Amenities

Did you know that Ward 7 is the single most difficult ward in DC to own a pet?  It is the only Ward that...

Applications Open in $103,000 Grant for Nonprofits, Charities

Impact100 DC, a multi-ethnic network of women committed to service, has announced its first competitive grant. It has started the process to award a...

The Old Man of Anacostia

When a new year arrives, there are always people who make resolutions--some which they keep and others that are broken by Groundhog Day.  A...

Pannell: Focus on Neighborhoods to Move Forward

The redistricting of the wards is complete. The demographic and statistical profile of Ward 8 has changed dramatically. Its boundaries now include the Navy...

Finding Employment: Darren Be Scheming

Did you know that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has extended the deadline to file from April 15th to May 17th? This is great news...

Happy Birthday, Deanwood!

This year's Deanwood Day celebration will take place on May 21, 2022, at IDEA PCS located at 1027 45th St. NE. And Deanwood is...

We Must Accept a COVID Vaccine

When I was 20 years old, I spent two weeks in isolation in Bronx Lebanon Hospital with a life-threatening case of hepatitis. I vividly...