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Sunday, May 20, 2018

Seeing Blue

The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) has been looking into a citywide conversion of streetlights from the familiar orange glow of high-pressure sodium lights...

Budgeting for Statehood

It is budget season in the District, and Mayor Muriel Bowser has proposed putting almost a million dollars to hire a firm to develop...

ANC 6E Report – June 2017

Three development teams bidding on a city-issued request for proposals (RFP) to redevelop Cobb Park and a K Street parking deck shared their proposals...

East Side News – May 2017

NOMA Parks Update The NoMa Parks Foundation held its sixth community conversation on April 13 at the Hilton Garden Inn on First Street NE. The...

Bloomingdale Bites – May 2017

Tyber Creek A new restaurant is moving into the space at First Street and North Capitol Street NW, a corner considered the heart of Bloomingdale...

Shaw Streets – May 2017

Shaw Cleans Up in Best of DC Poll The Shaw neighborhood’s street cred became evident again when the Washington City Paper’s Best of DC issue...

Doesn’t Take a PhD to Understand Why ‘Kids Ride Free’ Should...

Everyone knows that Metro is facing enormous financial challenges that affect not only our daily commutes but also the economic vitality of our region....

Recycling and Composting in DC Are Getting Easier

“Can I recycle this?” As an avid and self-promoting recycler residing in the District, I dread this question. Unfortunately, and for too long, the...

Protecting DC’s Waterways and Our Natural History

While “statehood” and voting representation in Congress continue to elude residents, in February DC gained a state fish and more authority to protect its...

How Bowser Can Make the Most out of DC’s Upcoming Budget

As spring hits the District, there are plenty of things we can expect: more sunlight, warmer temperatures, and of course, tourists. And early Aprilwill...