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Monday, February 6, 2023

Ways to Give Local on Giving Tuesday

It's true that it takes a village to ignite real change. Be part of the village this Giving Tuesday. Giving Tuesday is a global generosity movement created...

The Players Lounge at 50

I missed the entrance to Players Lounge and drove on past the cherished southern cooking restaurant and bar in Southeast that had just started...

DC Dream Center Celebrates 5 Years

One evening late in August, a stream of people filtered in and out of the DC Dream Center at 2828 Q St. NE. Kids...

Trunk or Treat and Fall Fun Saturday

Come join the fall fun at the Second Annual Ward 8 Trunk & Treat this Saturday, October 29th, from 4 pm - 7 pm....

Meet Troy Rogers

Southeast native Troy E. Rogers, 51, has reason to smile and celebrate life. Rogers, a successful salesperson, grew up in Ward 7 and still...

Give Input on Inprovements to Parkland in Congress Heights

The National Park Service (NPS) is seeking public input as improvements begin on a 1.25-acre park known as Parkland in Congress Heights. On Oct....

Smithsonian’s Anacostia Community Museum Celebrates 55 Years

With over a half a century of community-based programming under its belt, Smithsonian’s Anacostia Community Museum (1901 Fort Place SE) continues to produce vanguard...

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...

Honorary Washingtonian Bethune Honored with Statue in Capitol

A statue with DC roots has been added to the National Statuary Hall inside the US Capitol. The newest installation was unveiled on July...

Early Bird Drip for Seniors Wednesday

Wednesday, the Bowser administration and the DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) announced a senior-targeted a daytime pool party, ”Early Bird Drip.' The event...