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Monday, August 19, 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...

Reach4Success: College Prep

Have college aspirations? Come to Reach 4 Success on Thursdays at noon for help with college and scholarship research; exam proctoring (by appointment) and...

Turning the Boat Around

Woundim Demissie has big plans for the Shrimp Boat Plaza Restaurant, which opened its doors on July 25. He intends to make the iconic...

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...

Help Clean-up Shepherd Parkway

Shepherd Parkway volunteers hold their signature community clean-ups on the second Saturday of the month from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Volunteers meet in...

New Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge Unveiled

The new Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge is part of the South Capitol Street Corridor Project, the largest construction project in the history of DC...

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...

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...

Mad as Hell!

I spent most of this summer mad as hell. I was mad as hell because the US Senate tried to rip health insurance away from...

Capitol Hill Library Receives Additional Funding

Users of the Capitol View Library felt shortchanged this spring by the District’s budget process. Residents hoped that, in a year or two, a...