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Charles Allen Announces “Books from Birth” Initiative

DC Ward 6 Councilmember Charles Allen held a press conference Jan. 16 at the Southwest Public Library to announce the upcoming introduction of his...
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ANC Commissioners Sworn In

Please enjoy these photos from the swearing-in of ANC commissioners on Friday, Jan. 2. Photos courtesy of Perry Klein. (photo caption: The two new...
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SWNA Talks Strategic Planning

Our Southwest quadrant is one of the most dynamic locations in DC right now, if not on the entire Eastern Seaboard. Demographic, physical environment,...
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Student from Southwest Receives Academic Honors

(photo caption: Arthur T. Jones II) Arthur T. Jones II is a 2013 graduate of St Albans School in Northwest DC and a sophomore...
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Neighborhood Three-Year-Olds Guaranteed a Seat at Neighborhood Schools as Part of Pilot Program

DC families face an abundance of options when it comes to choosing a school for their children. This year, new school boundaries and a...
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Know Your Neighborhood: 3D Printing

(photo caption: A few of the items that Editor-in-Chief Shannon Vaughn has had printed include an iPhone case, a grocery bag holder, and chopsticks.)...
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Closing the Opportunity Gap for DC’s Youth

  (photo caption: Mr. Howard mentors two children.) President Obama recently issued a call to action that said, “In a nation of limitless possibility,...
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Two SWDC Residents Receive Scholarship

(photo caption: Marlon Mitchell pictured with his laptop.) (photo caption: Yurlee Tinsley with his computer.) On the first Saturday this year, I was lucky...
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December Real Estate Report

If you have been following our monthly updates you will quickly realize that SW has been and continues to be on an upward climb....
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SW Children Enjoy a Day of Skating

As Christmas came closer and children’s patience became thinner, Southwest Neighborhood Assembly’s Youth Activities Task Force (YATF) volunteers Macellus Watson and Andre Wilkinson helped the...