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Thursday, September 19, 2019

The Wharf: Where DC Meets the Water

Oct. 12 marks the debut of entirely new riverside neighborhood, Phase One of “The Wharf.” This $2 billion renovation of Southwest’s waterfront required several...

Federal Tax Bill Will Increase Inequality in DC, But We Can...

Last month, Congress passed a bill that hands out large tax cuts to corporations and the wealthy and puts important social services on the...

Dennis Chestnut, A NATIONAL RIVER HERO AND HE’S OURS!

One of the lessons I learned from a career in environmental management is that no matter how important an area is considered, how complex...

‘Pathways 2 Power’: These Aren’t Just Kids

How It Started After the deaths of two classmates, students and faculty at the Southeast charter school Thurgood Marshall Academy (TMA) were at a loss. In...

Community Solar

In April, and just in time for Earth Day 2019, Ward 7 residents celebrated the ground-breaking of two solar energy projects associated with the...

AG Sues Successfully Sues Major Window Company

Attorney General Karl A. Racine (D) has announced that a window-replacement company, Renewal by Andersen LLC, will stop excluding District consumers east of the...

Groundbreaking at RFK Multi-Purpose Fields Wednesday

Ground will break Wednesday at 10 a.m. on the multi-purpose recreational fields, the first part of the development plans to become a reality on...

Medical Marijuana Programs: How does D.C. rank? 

As medical marijuana programs begin to pop up in more and more states, it is time to take a look at what makes a...

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...

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...