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Saturday, December 15, 2018

Maple View Flats (Big K) Development Secures Financing

Following years of community meetings, rounds of presentations before the Historic Preservation Review Board, and hearings before the Mayor’s Agent, the Big K development...

DC’s Housing Crisis Leaves Low-Income Families Without a Foundation

The District’s affordable housing crisis is threatening the very foundation of thousands of DC families. More and more of the city’s lowest-income residents now...

WeAct Radio Celebrates Anniversary; Launches Community Bookstore

On a slow and quiet Sunday morning in the heart of Anacostia, the words of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. echo and ricochet up...

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...

Go Fish?

I’m sure you’ve heard the good news about the Anacostia River. DC’s bag fee, the polystyrene ban on takeout foods and the tireless cleanup...

Alabama Avenue SE Corridor Safety Study

On Sept. 16, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., DDOT invites the public to the final community event for the Alabama Avenue SE Corridor Safety...

The DC Budget: An Opportunity to Invest in District Residents

DC’s vibrant and growing economy has made it a great place to live and work for many, but the benefits are not being shared...

DC Should Do More to Ensure Residents of Color Can Access...

The District of Columbia is changing before our eyes, daily and dramatically. We are an increasingly vibrant and prosperous city. Yet this growth is...

Ari Gejdenson

It’s very fitting that I am sitting across from Ari Gejdenson in Ari’s Diner, one of three new establishments the young restaurateur has recently...

Ward 8 Little League on Deck for Spring 2019 Season

Community advocates, local organizers and even the Washington Nationals are asking Ward 8 to go to bat for a neighborhood Little League next spring. In...