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DC Opens COVID Testing Site Monday at UMC

The District’s Testing Triage Call Center at United Medical Center is now open for priority groups. The District of Columbia is offering free, appointment-required testing...

Further Metro Service Reductions Monday

On Friday, Metro announced further reductions in service that begin Monday, Arpil 6. As part of ongoing efforts to limit exposure to the COVID-19 virus,...

Mayor to Residents: “Stay Home!”

On March 30, Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) issued an order directing residents to shelter in place until April 24. “Our message remains the same: stay...

Microgrant Program Applications Now Open

The application for the new $25 million microgrant program to provide relief to local small businesses affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) has launched, and...

Coronavirus Myths Dispelled

There are lot of rumors flying around in regard to COVID-19 (aka the coronavirus). Are dogs safe? Take-out food? Jogging past neighbors on the...

Mayor Extends COVID-19 Emergency, School Closures

In a press conference after the announcement of the District's first death due to COVID-19, Bowser extended the Mayor's Order of March 16 Prohibiting...

First District Death Due to COVID-19

The District has lost its first resident to COVID-19. The DC Department of Health announced the death of the patient, a 59-year-old male, early the...

DC Businesses Can Now Apply for SBA Loans

Mayor Muriel Bowser has announced that the US Small Business Administration (SBA) has accepted the District of Columbia’s declaration for assistance in the form...

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...

DC Council Considers Emergency COVID-19 Bill Tuesday

DC Council will consider Emergency Legislation in response to the COVID-19 outbreak Tuesday in order to help businesses and workers and to ensure the...