Jefferson Trojans Cap Undefeated Season as City-Wide Football Champions

NFL fans are still cheering on the Redskins and RGIII, but in middle school football there’s already a champion. On Nov. 15, the Jefferson Middle School Trojans football team won the City-Wide DCIAA middle schools championship title by defeating Kramer Middle School 21-13. This was the culmination of an undefeated season with a 10-0 record. […]

Essay: Computers, Kids, Graduation and Southwest

  Before I joined the Southwest Neighborhood Assembly (Assembly) nearly four years ago, I had never heard of Computer for Kids, much less why I might care about it. And even then, I considered it a marginal program, “graduating” just a handful of kids—kids I’d quite likely never meet. “Graduating” to me meant a day-long […]

Local AARP Chapter and DC Office on Aging Co-Sponsor Health Fair

  Nearly 70 participants attended the first-ever Community Health and Wellness Fair on Wednesday November 14, co-sponsored by the AARP Chapter 4751 of the Southwest Waterfront and the District of Columbia’s Office on Aging, for all the residents and staff of the River Park Mutual Homes, a southwest co-op at 1301-1311 Delaware Avenue SW. Participants visited […]

In Memoriam: Dr. Pearl Wisham Perry

On November 27, 2012, TENAC was proud to receive a signal honor from the Waterside Towers Residents Association (WRTA) when its distinguished President, Tyrone Ron Jackson, presented TENAC with a $1,000 contribution given in memory of Pearl Wisham Perry, a legendary resident benefactor and officer of the Waterside Association for many years and a notable […]

Crime statistics in Southwest D.C.

November 15, 2012, 7-8:00 P.M., Harbour Square Cooperative 500 N SW Participants: Lt. Nicholas Gallucci and Sgt. Michael Architzel of PSA 105, Naomi Monk and Irv Gamza, PSA 105 meeting coordinators/facilitators and John McGrath, recorder; ANC Commissioners Ron McBee (6D03) and Roger Moffatt (6D05). A total of 23 persons were in attendance. 1. Lt. Gallucci […]