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Neighborhood News

04/03/2014 - 1:58pm
The District Democratic electorate has spoken. Councilwoman Muriel E. Bowser garnered 35,899 votes, a 44.24 percent plurality, to secure the Democratic mayoral nomination, though despite the spring weather, only 22.5 percent of registered Democrats... >>more
04/17/2014 - 9:20am
As reported in the April 16th Crime Blotter, there were three morning burglaries in quick succession on the 800 block of E St. NE. According to police, a single thief gained access to a residential building and broke into three apartments.... >>more
04/16/2014 - 9:43am
Church of God Two parishioners from Church of God, located at 700 A Street, petitioned the Commission to approve their public space application for a 6-by-3 foot church sign. Since the church opened in April 2012, the parishioners argued, residents... >>more
04/16/2014 - 9:33am
There was a sidewalk purse-snatching on the 600 block of Pennsylvania Ave. SE at 2 a.m. Police made an arrest shortly after the incident. More Information on the Events of April 14 The assault with a deadly weapon on the 100 block of P St. SW at 6:... >>more
04/15/2014 - 2:14pm
On April 14 at approximately 2 p.m., a woman was unloading groceries from the rear of her car on the 200 block of 14th St. NE. She noticed two black males walking northbound towards her from the 100 block. One of the men pointed a black handgun at... >>more
04/15/2014 - 11:45am
The DC Department of Employment Services (DOES) is actively recruiting employers in the Washington, DC metropolitan area to support Mayor Gray’s 2014 Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP). SYEP provides six weeks of paid work experience and... >>more
04/05/2014 - 10:33am
A Future for the Farm? Principal Michael Moss of the Walker-Jones Education Campus spoke before the commission to give an update on the school’s Farm Redevelopment Program. The farm is located at the corner of K Street and New Jersey Avenue NW... >>more
04/05/2014 - 10:32am
Stacy Cloyd has been sworn in as the new Commissioner for ANC 6D 02, replacing Ed Kaminski who resigned in February. Her district covers an area on both sides of South Capitol Street and includes landmarks such as the Randall School, the health... >>more
04/05/2014 - 10:31am
600 Massachusetts Avenue Roberta Lovatelli, who owns the property located at 600 Massachusetts Ave., petitioned the commission to support her historic preservation application for the brick patio she built in 2013. However, the patio is located in... >>more
04/05/2014 - 10:30am
Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) 6B held its monthly open meeting on Tuesday, March 11, at the Hill Center. Commissioner Garrison was absent, leaving nine commissioners to vote on motions brought before the commission. Anacostia River Sediment... >>more
04/05/2014 - 10:30am
ANC Joins Initiative to Clean Up Anacostia River Commissioners unanimously approved a motion to encourage the District Department of Environment (DDOE) to move forward with the Anacostia River Sediment Project, an initiative to clean up the... >>more
04/05/2014 - 10:11am
On February 26, residents gathered at the Northeast Library to review and discuss the redevelopment project located at 700 Constitution Avenue. The project, set to open next summer, will convert a portion of the property into 143 luxury apartments.... >>more
04/05/2014 - 9:39am
A huge spike in families seeking shelter this winter caught DC’s leaders by surprise – and highlighted major shortcomings in the city’s homeless services. Instead of moving out of shelter quickly, hundreds of homeless families... >>more
03/28/2014 - 9:33pm
According to The Wall Street Journal, Barracks Row Entertainment, a Baltimore based corporation, owner of the Hawk'n'Dove, Pacifico. The Park Tavern, The Chesapeake Room, Molly Malone's, Lola's and a number of other Capitol Hill... >>more
03/28/2014 - 9:20am
The District Department of the Environment and TetraTech, an environmental consulting firm, presented a short slideshow with information about the Anacostia River Sediment Project. The two organizations are in the process of finalizing a remedial... >>more