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Thursday, July 9, 2020

Diana McLellan (1937-2014)

June’s Woman of Ward 6 is Diana McLellan, a self-described “jolly pariah” whose Washington gossip column the Ear became a puckish, first-read chronicle of...

Jack Wandersee, 1934–2020

Jack was born in Rochester NY of longstanding Dutch immigrant stock. His father, a WW1 veteran, who had played the coronet in the US...

10 Ways to Help Our River While Stuck at Home

We are living in strange times—tied to our homes to escape the pandemic and not sure how safe it is to go out or...

In Memoriam: Nancy B. Smalley

Nancy B. Smalley passed away on May 2nd, 2020. Nancy was born and raised in New Jersey as an only child. Nancy came to...

Little Lights Needs Your Help

Little Lights Urban Ministry (760 Seventh St. SE) is working to support our neighbors at Potomac Gardens and Hopkins Apartments through the challenges raised...

Local Artist Raises Money for Charity

  Hill-based artist Christine Vineyard is using her work to promote local business and raise money for the DC Central Kitchen (DCCK). Vineyard, who publishes...

Volunteer for Shopping Angels

Shopping Angels DC (SADC) is part of an international volunteer program designed to provide services to people deemed especially at-risk for COVID-19. You can volunteer...

WS Jenks Limits Business to Weather COVID

W.S. Jenks & Son owner Jerry Siegel always compared a small business to a small boat, said his son, Mike, now the store’s General...

CHCF Gives $50K in COVID Grants

The Capitol Hill Community Foundation announced last month that it approved $50,000 in emergency grants to four local organizations which are helping to mitigate the effects...

How to Help Community During COVID Crisis

The COVID-19 pandemic has deprived many people of their ability to earn money, bringing out the disparities in the District. It has also brought...
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