William Dennis Grubb, Southwest Resident and Early Peace Corps Volunteer, Passes Away

By Ana Carmen Neboisa Members of the Southwest community are invited to join in celebrating the life of Mr. William Dennis Grubb on November 16 at 12:00 p.m. at the Washington National Cathedral. Interment and a reception will follow at Congressional Cemetery.   Mr. Grubb peacefully entered into eternal rest on October 25 at his home in Southwest […]

1965 Time Capsule Opened at St. Augustine’s

Feb. 8, 2015 was St. Augustine’s annual meeting, at which the 1965 time capsule that was recovered from the cornerstone of the church when it was demolished a few months ago was opened. Photos courtesy of Perry Klein. Photo caption: Neal Peirce, founding president of the Southwest Neighborhood Assembly, holding the “Southwest Guide,” which was published jointly […]

December’s Art & Spirit Coffeehouse Presents an Evening of Stories for the Advent Season

“Stories for a Season of Expectation,” told by Tara Ramsey and Bruce Crane, is the program for St. Augustine’s Art & Music Coffeehouse on Wednesday, December 4th, 2013 at St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church. The 7 p.m. program at the church at 600 M St SW includes coffee and desserts served throughout the evening, followed by […]

SW Environmental Justice Project Moves Apace

The SW Environmental Justice group continues to research, monitor, report and campaign for improvements within our neighborhood. I was asked to report on some recent developments. One goal of environmental justice campaigns is to move toward zero waste management systems. This is undoubtedly a long-term goal, but many properties are methodically moving toward it. Tiber […]