Fountains Illuminate Duck Pond!

On May 8, benefactors and honorees received recognition at an evening billed as “Illumination & Dedication” with Councilmember Tommy Wells acting as master of ceremonies. Annual recognition awards were given out at the event. Katie Renwaldt was named District Employee of the Year for her efforts on behalf of the park within the Department of Parks & Recreation, Local […]

New Head of School and Address for Waterfront Academy

Waterfront Academy is scheduled to open in June at Bethel Pentecostal Tabernacle Church, located at 60 I Street SW. Waterfront Academy is a dual immersion (Spanish and English), faith-based Montessori school with an emphasis on charity and stewardship in the Catholic tradition. In addition to a new location, we are excited to announce the new […]

St. Augustine’s Transition and New Building Plans Revealed

photo credit: Elaine Graves photo caption: Ward 6 Councilmember-elect Charles Allen, center, looks at early church photos with long-time Southwest residents and St. Augustine’s founding congregation members Neal and Barbara Peirce. St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church members hosted an Open House on Sunday, May 18 with 70 Southwest community members to share the story of its […]

Upcoming Events at Arena Stage

WHAT: Healing Wars Arena ends its 2013-14 season with a world premiere dance event. Healing Wars is Liz Lerman’s newest theatrical dance piece, which explores the experiences of healers — medics and soldiers from the Civil War to the present — who are tasked with treating the physical and psychic wounds of battle. Healing Wars is a collaborative […]