Miracle

Computers for Kids Graduates Get New Laptops

Miracle Matthews (7 years old, Amidon-Bowen student) and her mother and Gianii Marshall (10 years old, Tyler Elementary student) pose with the new laptops...
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Capitol Park Tower Designated as Historic Landmark

On July 10th, the DC Historic Preservation Review Board voted to designate Capitol Park Tower (301 G Street SW) as an historic landmark. The...
MarcusEng

Welcome to the Neighborhood!

Name? Marcus Eng Where did you move from? I moved from Capitol Hill where I had been living for almost 18 years. I am...
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Whistler’s Works at the Sackler

As the Southwest Wharf undergoes a major re-development, it is interesting to view another time and place when a capital city on a river underwent...
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CBCC Gets a Seat at the Negotiating Table with City and DCU

As a member of the Winning Goal Coalition, the Near SE/SW Community Benefits Coordinating Council (CBCC) has led the effort to successfully gain a...
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OPED: On an Authentic Waterfront

Little by little, day by day, the old Southwest Waterfront is slipping away. It should have been obvious that a $2 billion development project...
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St. Augustine’s Begins New Role as “Church Without Walls”

St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church, a fixture in Washington, DC’s Southwest community since 1965, has announced a new phase of life in its neighborhood. St....
Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson

Know Your Neighborhood: The (Remodeled) Einstein Planetarium

As I ride my Capital Bikeshare up 4th Street towards the National Mall, I start to remember my college years back at North Georgia...
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June Real Estate Report

Much like the stock market, property values can go up and down. If you have been following our monthly updates, you will quickly realize...
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Nonuments’ Artists’ Quotes

Starting next month Nonuments will come to Southwest and transform the open lot north of Safeway like never before. The five artists selected share...