Cecily Bumbray

Cecily Bumbray: A Rising Star

Every neighborhood boasts of a rising star and Southwest is no exception. Cecily Bumbray, 24, is a young vocalist and songwriter making her mark...
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SWNA Welcomes New Vice President

SWNA is pleased to announce the addition of Bruce A. Levine as the new Vice President. Mr. Levine is Director of the Education Policy...
forensics lab

Know Your Neighborhood: Consolidated Forensic Laboratory

(photo caption: Dr. Max Houck, CFL Director, with Christy Aldridge) Ever since I first saw it, I was dying to go inside and explore;...
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The SW Library: A Community Center for Southwest’s Future

With the community nearly united at both meetings organized by the Deputy Mayor for Economic Development (DMPED) in favor of a stand-alone library at...
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Scholarship Recipient Shines

(photo caption: Kenneth Tinsley with his mother) Kenneth Tinsley is a shining example of a Southwest student who continues to achieve career goals after...
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Arena Stage Southwest Nights for Upcoming Season

The 2014-15 Southwest Nights are as follows: The Shoplifters – Sept. 9, 2014 – 7:30pm   Fiddler on the Roof – Nov. 28, 2014 – 2pm...
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Shakespeare Forum Draws Strong Community Participation

On July 28, the Southwest Neighborhood Assembly (SWNA) hosted a forum about 501 Eye Street SW. This vacant site, once the home of several...
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SWNA Fact Sheet

ONGOING CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES OUR RESPONSE Lansburgh Park: vacant, abandoned, crime-ridden, inoperable facilities SWNA organized a community visioning charrette, lobbied DC to build tennis...
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Mandarin Oriental Plans Fourth Annual Fundraiser

Mandarin Oriental, Washington DC will take to the streets for the fourth consecutive year to sponsor its FANtastic March, a 5K fundraiser event, on...
Coy McKinney

Who We Are: Coy McKinney

In our newest recurring article we look at our diverse workforce who have been living in the neighborhood for a while and delve into who they...