Serve Your City/Ward 6 Mutual Aid Supports 70 Southwest Families with Support of Farmers’ Market Vendors and Shoppers

By Katrina Avila   The community’s response to the Serve Your City/Ward 6 Mutual Aid (SYC/W6MA) Spring Food Drive was greatly appreciated, highlighting the community’s generous spirit of ‘solidarity, NOT charity,’ within the Southwest neighborhood. Weekly, donations poured in, replenishing shelves and offering essential support to our neighbors seeking assistance. Several […]

Hirshhorn Mounts Major Exhibition to Mark 50th Anniversary

Robert Delaunay, Eiffel Tower and Gardens, Champ de Mars, (La Tour Eiffel et Jardin du Champ de Mars) 1922. Courtesy of Smithsonian’s Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden By Sheila Wickouski No two visits to  “Revolutions: Art from the Hirshhorn Collection, 1860–1960”  at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden will be the […]

Annual Ceremony Recognizes Southwest History with Call to “Remember the Pearl”

The Wright Dancers from Richard Wright Public Charter High School for Journalism and and Media Arts performed April 14 at the Pearl Initiative’s annual remembrance ceremony. Courtesy of Barby Halstead-Worrell. By Wilma Goldstein  On Sunday, April 14, The Pearl Initiative held its fourth annual commemoration to “Remember the Pearl.”  The […]