The Hill Rag

Commentary

04/03/2014 - 3:10pm
Americans are generally regarded as innocent until proven guilty in a court of law; so The Nose and his contemporaries learned in their ninth grade civic classes. In point of fact, as a society, not even the accusation of impropriety can be made... >>more

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
04/16/2014 - 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
04/15/2014 - 10:11am
There was an armed carjacking on the 200 block of 14th St. NE at 2:15 p.m. There was an sidewalk assault with a deadly weapon on the 100 block of P St. SW at 10 p.m. There was an assault with a deadly weapon at the DC Jail. There was a pickpocketing... >>more

Capitol Hill Community

04/16/2014 - 10:33am
The Annual District of Columbia CROP Hunger Walk and Food Drive to be held on May 17, 11 a.m., at Franklin Square Park, 950 13th St. NW, with the closing ceremony to follow at Church of the Epiphany, 1317 G St. NW. This year’s DC CROP (... >>more
04/15/2014 - 10:16am
Malissa Zimmerman will run the Boston Marathon in support of Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts (GSEM). Malissa first became involved with Girl Scouts as a Brownie and continued into high school. GSEM has been selected as a charity of the Boston... >>more

Arts & Entertainment

04/16/2014 - 10:06am
An intercollegiate dance competition in its 21st year, the South Asian Society of the George Washington University hosted the epic Bhangra Blowout XXI at Lisner Auditorium on April 5, 2014. Slated to be a show of eight Bhangra dance teams competing... >>more
04/14/2014 - 11:30am
The NoMa Parks Foundation announces an international design competition to transform four railroad underpasses in NoMa. The long hoped-for initiative will turn the underpasses at Florida Avenue, NE, and K, L and M Streets, NE, into stunning... >>more
04/14/2014 - 8:20am
On May 3, 7-9:30 p.m., Rorschach Theatre returns to its “magic in rough spaces” theatrical roots with a one night only, benefit performance at the magnificent Intown Uptown Inn, 4907 14th St. NW, Taking inspiration from the magical world... >>more

Food & Dining

04/16/2014 - 9:38am
You’re bound to be out and about over the weekend taking in the great spring weather and blooms – and if you’re looking for a new place to re-caffeinate and have a quick bite, try Uprising Muffin Company.  Donnie Simpson, Jr.... >>more
04/15/2014 - 8:51am
On Thursday, April 24th, diners across the Washington metro region will join hundreds of thousands of others from across North America to stand up against HIV/AIDS, cancer and other life-challenging illnesses by sitting down at restaurants... >>more

Kids & Family

04/15/2014 - 10:27am
On April 5th student entrepreneurs from Mr. LaFleur’s business class at Eliot-Hine Middle School and Serve Your City college volunteer mentors sold lemonade to Eastern Market customers in an effort to promote the benefits of entrepreneurship... >>more