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New Southwest Library Update

The design process for a new Southwest Neighborhood Library located on its current site is moving forward! The DC Public Library (DCPL) posted the...

Amidon-Bowen Cheerleaders Are Champs!

Southwest’s Amidon-Bowen Elementary School added another first place trophy to its collection! The Amidon-Bowen Cheerleading Team placed first in their division at the DCIAA...

Local Artists Holding Annual Spring Show at Arena Stage

Photo caption: Necklace by Sherry Terao. Photo caption: The 2015 Ladysmiths Art Jewelry spring show and sale at Arena Stage. The Ladysmiths Art Jewelry group is...
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A Shining Example of SWNA Scholarship Benefits

Tsahai Pettiford is in her final year of a five-year program studying for a bachelor of architecture degree at Philadelphia University in Pennsylvania. She...

Op-ed: Pick Up After Your Pets

Does this picture bother or offend you? I hope so, because this situation greatly disturbs me as a resident and as a pet owner....
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A Night in Hollywood

My mother (Dionna Howard), with the help of my City Year, Mr. W, hosted a dance for the female students of Amidon-Bowen Elementary School...
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Movie Night: The Story of Southwest’s Renewal After Destruction

How did Southwest Washington recover from the massive and widely condemned demolition of the 1950s urban renewal area, in terms of citizen organization and...
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Southwest Waterfront Fireworks Festival: April 15th

On Saturday, April 15, enjoy the Southwest Waterfront Fireworks Festival presented by Harris Teeter at Gangplank Marina and the District Wharf between 600-650 Water...
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Westminster Hosts Breast Cancer Benefit Concert

Although the weather may have been windy and freezing cold on Saturday, March 4, the inside of Westminster Presbyterian Church, host site for the 2017...

Op-ed: Is It a Good Idea to Restructure the Way SWNA Selects its Leaders?

For me, it’s more than a theoretical question. In the spring of 1963, I was part of a meeting at 301 G St. SW,...