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Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Ward 3 Councilmember Mary Cheh on Public Education

Even before reporters discovered problems with the city's high school graduation rate, Ward 3 Councilmember Mary Cheh (D) was already raising questions. Listen to...

East Side News – August 2017

The MBT Is Finding Its Way Are you a frequent user of the Metropolitan Branch Trail (MBT)? Never heard of it? The folks at the...

Bloomingdale Bites

A Historical Facelift Howard University is about to embark on a much-needed facelift for some of its historic buildings after the approval of almost $70...

Shaw Streets

‘Save Shaw Middle School’ Campaign Continues The campaign to reestablish a middle school for the Shaw community, using the Facebook and Twitter hashtag #SaveShawMS, is...

Police Say No Parked Cars Along Marathon Routes 

Up to 26 miles of District streets will have to be cleared of parked cars the night of March 9 for the 10th Rock ‘n’...

Local Consulting Firm Helps Provide PPE

When COVID-19 cases began surging, the nation faced an immediate shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE). Locally, District healthcare workers had to care for...

Bloomingdale Bites – September 2017

Aged to Perfection The third week in August is Beer Week in DC, for those who haven’t left the District to beat the heat. The...

Bloomingdale Gets in Shape

Health and Fitness “We were looking for an opportunity to have a health focus in the neighborhood. There are some resources out there, but they’re...

Restore Voting Rights to Returning Citizens

Our neighboring US senator, Ben Cardin, has introduced a vitally important piece of voting rights legislation, the Restore Democracy Act, S. 1588, which would...

DC Council Chairmanship

Most questions asked of the Democratic candidates for DC Council chair – incumbent Phil Mendelson and his opponent Ed Lazere – have centered on...