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Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Race and U.S. History in the Classroom

Cornerstone School Principal and Executive Director Derrick Max remembers watching video of the murder of George Floyd. Floyd was killed by Minneapolis police May...

Events DC Releases Recreational Field Plans, Timeline

At the RFK City-Wide Redevelopment Meeting held Wednesday evening at St. Luke’s Parish (4925 E. Capitol St. SE), Events DC introduced a timeline and...

Call for Organizations to Join Green Jobs Luncheon

On Saturday, February 29th at 12 p.m., Dreaming Out Loud (DOL) and Arcadia will host a Green Jobs Luncheon at Rooting DC, a yearly gardening...

A Place You’ve Likely Never Heard of and Should Get to...

It’s called AREC and pronounced “A-REC.” That stands for Aquatic Resources Education Center. Operated by the Department of Energy & Environment (DOEE) in cooperation...

Council Passes Emergency COVID-19 Legislation

DC Council passed Emergency Legislation in response to the COVID-19 outbreak Tuesday, March 17 in order to help businesses and workers and to ensure...

Meet Meredith Jacobs

As a Georgetown University graduate, Meredith Jacobs did not plan to become ensconced in Ward 7 and morph into an entrepreneur within the food...

Hunger Internationally, Nationally and in the District

Rick and Michele Tingling-Clemmons set a goal to have 100 attendees at the ‘Why’ Food Justice and Our Right to Food Conference, which took...

Free Lunch and Groceries at THEARC

THEARC, DC Central Kitchen, Martha's Table and World Central Kitchen have partnered to provide free lunch and groceries at THEARC (1801 Mississippi Ave. SE). DC...

DC School Teams Up with Muralists to Create Outdoor Learning Space

When students at Turner Elementary School returned to classes this fall, they were greeted with a spectacular sight: a school garden in full bloom...

Meet Your New Commissioner: Victoria Akinseye (8C02)

Victoria Akinseye (8C02) is a long-time Washingtonian who serves as a government information specialist in the US Department of State. Akinseye said she decided to...