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High School Sophomores, Juniors, and Parents: Start College Planning Now!

The college and financial aid planning process can be a confusing puzzle, so SWNA’s Education and Scholarship Task Force invites high school students and their parents...
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With Sherri L. Edelen of ‘Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike’

Sherri L. Edelen  appears as Sonia in Arena Stage’s rollicking production of Christopher Durang’s Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike.  The show opens on...
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A Date with Justice Scalia

Currently running at Arena Stage is one of the strongest performances of the season in The Originalist. Likely the most famous stage actor in the...
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M Street Yoga Settles In

As an update to the “Know Your Neighborhood” article from our October 2014 issue, I met again with Pamela Fierst-Walsh, owner of M Street Yoga,...
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Southwest DC Youth Attend HBCU Fair

photo caption: (L to R) South Carolina State University Alumna Juanita Wilder, LaVance Parker, and PerChaya Hardison. Youth from Southwest DC attended a Historically Black...
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Arena Stage Finishes Season with Familial Drama

The final two shows of Arena Stage’s 2014-15 season, have something in common—what happens when four sisters with very different ideas get together? Christopher...
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Celebrating Billie Holiday’s 100th Birthday

In celebration of her amazing life and legacy, Thinking About Jazz at Westminster Church will present a special program marking her 100th birthday on...
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Southwest Waterfront Moms Group Forms

Two recent transplants to Southwest, Emily Kelley and Patricia Davis, decided there were other mothers in the neighborhood who might need a support group. After...
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SWNA Takes the Lead, Announces Waterfront Development Task Force

Photo courtesy of Sarah Gulick. The District of Columbia does not have a governing body to coordinate and regulate waterside development along the District’s...
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February Real Estate Report

These numbers are very telling. The average sold price is up over 11%. Southwest continues to keep pace with some of the top selling...