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The New Frederick Douglass Bridge – What It is Bringing Us

We have all for the past year or so watched as those impressive arches were built and extended to carry South Capitol Street over...

ICYMI: Frederick Douglass Bridge to Open By Next Week

Next week, District residents will be able to drive east across the new Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge (FDMB). Officials cut the ribbon on the $440...

Ward 8 Back to School Backpack Giveaway

The Ward 8 Back to School Backpack Giveaway will take place from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, August 21, at Barry Farm Recreation...

Ward 8 Health Pop-Ups Return to Community

This Ward 8 Health Pop-Ups are back again, rolling out from a partnership between Ward 8 Councilmember Trayon White, Sr. (D) and the Ward...

Join Monday Meeting to Plan Summer Activities for Youth

It’s looking like this summer is going to be quite different than the last. Now is the perfect time to think about summer youth...

White Invites NonProfts, Advocates to Tuesday Public Safety Meeting

Councilmember Trayon White, Sr. (Ward 8-D) is holding weekly meetings to get input for a Comprehensive Public Safety Strategic Plan. The next meeting is...

Meet Robbie Woodland

Robbie Woodland is a product of her environment and her family’s upbringing. The Ward 8 resident and one-time scrappy street hustler is now a...

Go-Go Museum’s “Secret” Garden Now Belongs to Community

On Feb. 1, Douglas Jemal stood on stage with three District Councilmembers and leaders in the community as activist Ron Moten announced that an...

D.C. Witness’ Response to Councilman White’s State of Emergency Declaration 

With homicides in Washington DC starting the year 2021 with a pace that has already exceeded last year’s total during the same timeframe, Councilmember...

Ward 8 Woods Winter Hike

On a frigid, windy Saturday afternoon, 12 hikers bundled up and picked their way along the unblazed route of the newly proposed Suitland Parkway...