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Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Limited In-Person Services at DCPL Starting Monday

Beginning Monday, Mar. 29 operating DC Public Libraries (DCPL) will be open for limited in-person services. It's a "takeout plus a bit more" model that...

Citizen Diplomacy East of the River

Adrian Winslow, a single father rearing two daughters, ages eight and 14, was hoping to find an education program that could excite his children...

Kimball Elementary School Renovation Nears Completion

The renovation and modernization of Kimball Elementary School (3375 Minnesota Ave. SE) is nearly complete. The $55 million project began in January 2018 and...

Priorities, Differences Discussed by SBOE Candidates

The inaugural debate between candidates for DC's At-Large Member of the State Board of Education (SBOE) took place Sept. 29 at 4:30 p.m. via...

Mayor Reopens DOES Job Center on Minnesota Avenue NE

Speaking at the grand opening of the newly redesigned American Job Center Headquarters (AJC HQ) at 4058 Minnesota Ave. NE, Director of Department of...

Meet Your New Commissioner: Robin McKinney (8A06)

Robin McKinney (8A06) is a lifelong Washingtonian who did not grow up dreaming of being an elected official. McKinney’s goals for herself and her...

Taskforce Votes to Split Western Ward 7

On March 22, The Ward 7 Redistricting Taskforce met for the sixth time to discuss three draft maps. While changes are still likely, the...

The Wild West of Unregulated Cannabis Retailers

Step past the Dick Tracy caricature on the sign advertising Street Lawyer Services and into the business at 409 H St. NE and you...

Literacy Oasis in Formation

It started as a trickle. Small piles of books pooled around the radio station in response to a local teacher's call for help. A...

Anacostia Steelers Organize First Football Season

After a two-hour practice in Anacostia Park, Coach Antonio “Tony” Backus and assistant coaches of the recently formed Anacostia Steelers huddled up nearly two...