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Friday, October 23, 2020

DC Offers New COVID Rental Assistance

The Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) has launched the COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program (CHAP). This $6.2 million program funded by a federal...

DC Assists Renters Impacted By COVID

In July, Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) extended during the District’s COVD health emergency. DC residents cannot be evicted until sixty days after Oct. 9,...

Owner of Shaw’s Oldest Barber Shop Dies

Frank Love, proprietor of Gregg’s Barber Shop at 1909 Seventh Street NW, died on August 21. His death marks a milestone in the longest...

DCPS Chancellor: Remember to Enroll

With thousands of District of Columbia Public School (DCPS) students returning to school in less than a week, Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) updated residents...

ANC 6E July Report

Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) 6E held its monthly meeting on July 7. The meeting was held as a virtual conference. Commission Chair Rachelle Nigro...

Meeting to Discuss New District Area Code

The Public Service Commission (PSC) of the District of Columbia is inviting comments at a meeting on the new telephone area code for the...

Managing a COVID Side Effect: High Utility Bills

Have you checked your utility bills lately? With the “away” settings on thermostats collecting virtual dust, home internet routers working overtime, our electricity, water,...

Shop ‘Dog Days’ of Summer Sale Online

Yes, you can shop a sidewalk sale this weekend! The annual Midcity ‘Dog Days’ sidewalk sale is going online, bringing together more than 200...

Raise DC Revenue to Advance Racial Justice

The recent surge in police violence against Black communities, and a pandemic that has disproportionately harmed Black residents, has prompted a moral call to...

Shaw Emerges from Pandemic Crisis

When Mayor Bowser moved the District to Phase Two of its Coronavirus Reopening Plan, Shaw businesses could start to see the light at the...