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Saturday, May 25, 2019

Emergency Response Team Training

Serve DC's Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) volunteer program trains citizens to be better prepared to respond to emergencies. When emergencies happen, CERT members...

Coming in Summer 2020: Phase I of Skyland Town Center

Longtime Hillcrest resident Earl Williams says observing a construction site is a lot like watching paint dry. Nonetheless, residents in Wards 7 and 8...

New High School Principals Focus on the Positive as Year Begins

New Ward 8 high school principals Willie Jackson and William Haith are focused on the positive as they look to not only strengthen Ballou...

2018: The Year of the Incumbent

When the DC Board of Elections removed Independent S. Kathryn Allen from the ballot for the November General Election, it became apparent that incumbent...

Don’t ‘Repeal and Replace’ Paid Family and Medical Leave

This Labor Day, DC workers should be celebrating the recent victory to adopt a paid family and medical leave program for new parents and...

DC Water Issues Warning About Telephone Scam

DC Water issued a warning to customers Tuesday about an ongoing telephone scam. Customers reported that they had received calls from a caller claiming...

Gray Takes Safeway to Task

The long hot days of August are not traditionally cluttered with business for politicians in the District. But Councilmember Vincent Gray has been busy...

Meet Your Neighbor: Jabari Jefferson

Like most of his peers in Anacostia, Jabari Jefferson enjoys spending time with close friends and family and having a good time. Unlike many...

DC Wins a LEED Cities Platinum Award

While the current national administration is rolling back environmental initiatives, DC’s efforts to support and promote a green agenda are paying off. In an...

Mayor Kicks Off School Year at Excel Academy

On the first day of school at Excel Academy (2501 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE) a row of girls streamed into school wearing...