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Sunday, April 18, 2021

Ward 7 Turns Out for Democrats

On March 27, 584 persons voted in the biennial election for officers of the Ward 7 Democrats at the East River Shopping Center. I...

District Reopening Expands May 1

Many parents were relieved to hear that outdoor pools will be allowed to open at 50 percent capacity and splash pads at full capacity...

WTU President Elizabeth Davis Killed in Car Crash

Washington Teachers' Union (WTU) President Elizabeth Davis died Sunday, April 4 in a car crash, the union confirmed Monday. The Easter Sunday crash also claimed...

No, Really: Put Your Name Down for the Vaccine

On Wednesday, Mar. 31, Mayor Bowser and DC Health released a statement encouraging all DC residents and workers to pre-register for a vaccination appointment. Since...

Join Town Hall on 5G East of the River

UPDATE, 6:30 pm Wednesday: with apologies for the inconvenience ACC announced that tonight's town hall has been postponed. Please continue to check your ACC...

Federal Control Complicates DC Justice

In 2019, DC Council Chair Phil Mendelson (D), Ward 6 Councilmember Charles Allen (D) and Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D) urged the US Senate...

Limited In-Person Services at DCPL Starting Monday

Beginning Monday, Mar. 29 operating DC Public Libraries (DCPL) will be open for limited in-person services. It's a "takeout plus a bit more" model that...

Applying the Lessons of the Chesapeake Clean-Up to the Anacostia –...

In looking around for lessons from elsewhere to apply to clean up the Anacostia, we need turn only to the nearby Chesapeake, whose watershed...

What Phase Two Restrictions Were Modified As of Mar. 22?

In all the talk about car dealerships and landfills, it was easy to forget that some of the Phase 2 restrictions in place to...

CVS Partners with District to Provide COVID Vaccinations

On Wednesday, Mar. 24, Mayor Bowser and DC Health announced a new partnership with three CVS pharmacies that will focus on vaccinating teachers and...