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Sunday, July 3, 2022

The Washington Navy Yard

The Washington Navy Yard is not what it seems. Arguably it is not a navy yard at all. Back in 1800, when the base...

The Life’s Work of Ward 6 Councilmember Charles Allen

My Life’s Work, a podcast created by myself and Nathaniel Liu, recently released an episode featuring Councilmember Charles Allen (Ward 6-D). Our podcast delves...

Congressional Cemetery Welcomes New President

Historic Congressional Cemetery (HCC) has a new President. After a national search, the board of the Association for the Preservation of Historic Congressional Cemetery announced Friday,...

A Washington Matriarch

Gloria Jean Campbell is 89 years old and has lived in Washington, DC her whole life.  Among the things about life here that she...

The Man Behind the Rugs: Mehmet Yalcin

There’s nothing quite like the Eastern Market and street fair on a sunny weekend day, where stalls sell anything from antique prints to RBG...

Capital Turnaround Phase II Opens

In October, Capital Turnaround celebrated another milestone in the renovation of the Navy Yard Car Barn when National Community Church (NCC) opened the kids...

The Peculiar History of Buzzard Point

Buzzard Point’s current status as Washington’s newest hot property belies its peculiar history. For nearly two centuries its main attraction was the US Arsenal,...

Join The Great Ward 6 Clean Up April 2

It's the great Ward 6 Clean Up! Let's do some spring cleaning here at home. Join Councilmember Charles Allen (D) and your neighbors to pitch...

A New Little Pantry on Capitol Hill

Every five years, Liz Gregg gives herself a significant birthday present, something that goes out into the world. One year, she learned to compost, acquired...

Puzzle Swap Saturday at Southeast Library

Bring a puzzle, take a puzzle! Come to the Southeast Library's (rescheduled) Puzzle Swap Saturday to belatedly celebrate National Puzzle Day! We know you’re good...
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