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Sharon Ambrose (1939-2017)

Think of Sharon Ambrose when your children splash in the fountains at Yards Park. Applaud her while you cheer at a Nationals game. Discover...

Eastern Market Report – August 2017

Lower 7th St Closure Two Eastern Market Community Advisory Committee (EMCAC) executive committee meetings were held to solicit community comment on whether to keep...

Seeing Blue

The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) has been looking into a citywide conversion of streetlights from the familiar orange glow of high-pressure sodium lights...

ANC 6A Report – April 2017

Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) 6A Chair Phil Toomajian called the April meeting to order at Miner Elementary School (601 15th St. NE), with Commissioners...

ANC 6B Report – June 2017

The July meeting of Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) 6B was largely occupied with business of the Planning & Zoning Committee, the discussion focusing on...

ANC 6B Report – June 2017

The quorum: Jennifer Samolyk (6B01), Nick Burger (6B06, treasurer), Denise Krepp (6B10), Diane Hoskins (6B02, vice chair), Steve Hagedorn (6B05), Aimee Grace (6B07), Kristin...

The District’s Achievement Gap

Earlier this spring, the State Board of Education approved a new school accountability system under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). This new system...

ANC 6D Report – April 2017

Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) 6D met on April 3. Commissioners Gail Fast (6D01), Cara Shockley (6D02), Ronald Collins (6D03), Andy Litsky (6D04), Roger Moffatt...

Why Do They Run?

A teen makes a call to police. Her mom’s boyfriend tried to stab her. The one before had tried to choke her. She wants...

Eastern Market Report – April 2017

Appraisal & Leases At the March 22 meeting, Eastern Market Community Advisory Committee (EMCAC) Chair Donna Scheeder presented a report on the recent meeting with...