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Riverside Baptist Redevelopment Gets the Nod from Zoning Commission

As seen on The Little Quadrant that Could blog. (Visit http://www.swtlqtc.com for more info.) Renderings courtesy of PN Hoffman. Last week, the Zoning Commission...
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Teacher Openings at Amidon-Bowen

Amidon-Bowen is looking to hire for the 2016-17 academic year. We are looking for great people to fill the following full-time openings: special education...
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Searching for Life in our Solar System at Air & Space

A neighborhood favorite, this month’s exploring space lecture is titled “Searching for Life in our Solar System” by presenter Chris McKay of the NASA...
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Iowans for DC Statehood? Who knew?

Every so often you receive a press release or bit of information that catches you off guard. One such piece came by way of...
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Capitol Riverfront Outdoor Movie Series Returns

The Capitol Riverfront BID has announced the lineup for this summer’s Outdoor Movie Series in the northern block of Canal Park, located at 2nd and...
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Southwesters Enjoy Playing in Unique Band

Have you ever thought about playing in a band? Several retirees here in Southwest are having a great time playing their chosen instruments in...
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Community Rallies to Honor Black History

Photo caption: Shakespeare Theatre actors Renea Brown as Queen Titania and Brent Stansell as King Oberon in a scene from A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Photos...
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Southwest Waterfront Fireworks Festival Returns

The National Cherry Blossom Festival is the nation’s greatest springtime celebration. The 2016 festival, March 20 – April 17, includes three spectacular weeks and...
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The Mayor’s Closing of DC General and Southwest’s Future

On Feb. 11, 2016, I attended Mayor Bowser’s community meeting for Southwest regarding her decision to close DC General and build short-term housing in...
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Thelma D. Jones Breast Cancer Fund Benefit Concert

The inaugural benefit concert for the Thelma D. Jones Breast Cancer Fund (TDJ BCF) held recently at Westminster Church achieved its goals and was...