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Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Grand Opening of Woody Ward Rec Center Kicks off Summer

It's got a new playground, yes. It's also got a dance room and a boxing ring. The newly renovated Woody Ward Recreation Center was...

Kimball Elementary School Renovation Nears Completion

The renovation and modernization of Kimball Elementary School (3375 Minnesota Ave. SE) is nearly complete. The $55 million project began in January 2018 and...

Meet Your New Commissioner: Whitney Weston (7F03)

On January 2, 2021, 19 newly-elected representatives were sworn in for the five Ward 7 Advisory Neighborhood Commissions (ANCs). The ceremony, like much of...

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...

Take Advantage of Ticket Amnesty Program

Do you have some parking ticket fines that have ballooned out of control? On Monday, April 19, Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) noted the work of...

Ward 7 ANC Election Results

The national election grabs all the headlines, but the tightest contests in the District are between candidates for the elected office closest to residents:...

Expanding Protected Bike Network Sparks Controversy

The District is installing a citywide, interconnected bicycle network. To meet District-mandated environmental goals, The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) must shift 75 percent...

Data Shows Few COVID Cases Reported in Wards 7, 8

The lowest number of Coronavirus, or COVID-19 cases in the District were reported in Ward 8, according data released early Wednesday, with the highest...

Clash over 15th Street & Good Hope Road Development

The hair salon, print shop, storefront church and laundromat are long gone from the Art Deco building that wraps the corner of 15th Street...

Meet Your Neighbor: Quanay Lynch

Southeast resident Quanay Lynch is on the path to overcoming the throes of domestic violence and homelessness. By telling her story, Lynch hopes to...