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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
04/23/2014 - 8:20pm
Former Three-Division World Champion Adrien "The Problem" Broner will hold a media workout on Saturday, Apr. 26, 2 p.m., at the Bald Eagle Recreation Center, 100 Joliet St. SW, as he prepares for his junior welterweight bout against Carlos... >>more
04/23/2014 - 8:32am
There was a robbery at 11 p.m. in an undisclosed section of PSA 106. There was an assault with a deadly weapon on the 1900 block of I St. NE at 6:15 p.m. at a residence. There was a burglary on the 800 block of 20th St. NE at 9:30 a.m. at a... >>more
04/22/2014 - 8:39am
There were burglaries: on the 600 block of H St. NE at 9:50 p.m. from a government building; at an undisclosed location at 10 a.m. in PSA 105; on the 200 block of 14th Pl. NE at 10 a.m. at a residence. There was a car stolen on the 400 block... >>more
04/21/2014 - 3:02pm
Fifteen year lease has been signed to relocate CBS RADIO’s six local stations to 1015 Half St. SE in the Capitol Riverfront. The building is two blocks from Nationals Park and just south of the US Capitol. CBS RADIO’s newest broadcast... >>more
04/20/2014 - 12:00am
Share your ideas for what services, spaces and technology you want to see in the renovated Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library at a citywide roundtable discussion. Representatives from Martinez + Johnson and Mecanoo, the Martin Luther King Jr.... >>more
04/18/2014 - 9:04am
Commissioner Stacy Cloyd (6D02) introduced a motion to send a letter to Tonia Proctor, Supervisory Realty Specialist for the DC Office of General Services (DGS), supporting AppleTree Institute's Amidon Campus moving into temporary spaces at... >>more

Capitol Hill Community

04/22/2014 - 2:55pm
Neighbors of Southwest Duck Pond are seeking assistance from a Duck Pond supporter for development of a monthly e-newsletter, using MailChimp or a similar software. Copy and graphic will be provided by their current volunteer corp. Please respond to... >>more
04/21/2014 - 12:00am
The DC Sustainable Energy Utility is preparing to host the city’s most energizing lunch break--the POWER LUNCH on Friday, Apr. 25, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Half Street Fairgrounds (just outside Nat's Park main entrance). The focus of the... >>more

Arts & Entertainment

04/21/2014 - 8:47am
The boxing scene in our nation’s capital is alive and well. With a card featuring big name fighters from other major east coast cities, fans packed the DC Armory for the biggest night of boxing since Mike Tyson’s last hurrah in 2005 at... >>more
04/17/2014 - 9:37am
Hypnotic and haunting, internationally acclaimed singer Concha Buika performed at the Strathmore on April 6. With an evocative voice capable of taking you on a journey to the bottom of her pain and back, Buika makes it clear that she is a lover... >>more
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

Home & Gardens

04/20/2014 - 2:52pm
It's finally spring and beekeepers are at least as happy as you are about that. The weird weather has created a situation where, now that it is warm, that survivor bees in the wild are likely to build up quickly and swarm. If you see a swarm of... >>more
04/20/2014 - 12:00am
Makan (which means “the place” in Arabic) will have its grand opening on Thursday, Apr. 24, from 7-10:00pm, at 411 New York Ave. NE. Makan showcases custom lighting, furniture and textiles as well as antiques and art, and offers the... >>more
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