Meet Willie Johnson—SWBID Ambassador

By Donna Purchase Southwest DC is “the place to be.” We continue to spotlight the dedicated staff of the SWBID who are focused on making Southwest a clean, safe, vibrant community in which to live, work, visit and play! Willie Johnson is one of the original SWBID staff. He says he loves the BID family, […]

Dinos Roam at Museum of Natural History

By Sheila Wickouski On July 16, 1969, the spaceship Apollo 11 landed on the moon with Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins and Buzz Aldrin. The journey had taken 4 days, 6 hours and 45 minutes to get there from earth.  While people who are alive today may one day have the possibility of going further into space, […]

E St. Outside NASA Headquarters Renamed “Hidden Figures Way”

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine was joined on Wednesday, June 12, by U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, DC Council Chairman Phil Mendelson and author Margot Lee Shetterly for the renaming of E St., SW, in front of NASA Headquarters, to Hidden Figures Way. The event honored Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson from NASA Langley, […]