Residential Associations Join Forces For Underpass Improvements

Seven of Southwest’s homeowners associations have joined forces with the Office of Planning (DCOP) to lead an effort for underpass improvements between residential and Federal Southwest. The Waterfront Gateway Neighborhood Association, an affiliation of six homeowners groups north of I St SW, and the Capitol Park IV Condominium Owners Association are […]

Amidon’s Playground Opens with Squeals of Delight

With the sound of the lunch-time bell on May 10th, 2013, the Amidon-Bowen Elementary playground opened with children smothering every inch of the dynamic new playgrounds – finding places to climb and to leap that only a child’s imagination can fathom. Playground construction was delayed due to an unusually cold […]

Open Volunteer Position: ‘The Southwester’ Business Manager

Want to give back to your community by helping your local newspaper? The Southwest Neighborhood Assembly ( seeks a motivated, energetic volunteer to oversee the advertising relationships of the 50-year-old, respected newspaper of Southwest Washington DC. The Business Manager is a highly organized, responsible individual who collaborates with The Southwester’s […]

Success Stories: Jefferson’s Project AIM

As a 26-year veteran teacher, Dr. Alesia Slocumb-Bradford has spent her career teaching middle-schoolers mathematics and science. Dr. Slocumb-Bradford chose middle school as she believes it provides her with great resources for tapping into how students “think about learning.” Over the last eighteen years, she has used her role as […]

April Southwest Real Estate Update

While last month we didn’t see much in the way of movement from the same time last year, this month paints an entirely different picture. Sold volume, average sold price, median sold price, units sold all showed sizeable gains from this time last year. Southwest is clearly in demand, take […]

June Community Calendar

JUNE SAT 1 @ 4-5:30 P.M.  Experience Yoga Nidra: Westminster Presbyterian Church.   Pamela Wilson guides a very deep, conscious relaxation with the opportunity to set your intention. No experience in Yoga or meditation necessary. A donation of $10 is suggested. For more information call 202-746-6654 or email email: SUN […]