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EMCAC Meets Wednesday Evening

The next meeting of the Eastern Market Community Advisory Committee (EMCAC) will take place on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at  7:30 p.m. Please note...

Exploring House History in the Time of COVID

Join in Wednesday as architectural archivist and Hill resident Maygene Daniels presents a virtual Preservation Cafe, “Exploring House History in the Time of COVID.” The...

Shop Black Makers, Brands at Union Market’s ‘The Gift Shop’

The Gift Shop, Washington’s first retailer for discovering, appreciating, and shopping Black-owned brands and makers, opens February 6 in the Union Market District. A concept...

Little Fearless Statues

They made her feel welcome, invited, known. And Laura Lyster-Mensh was finding the little bronze statues everywhere. “These are fierce little statues. They look cute...

Impact100 DC Announces New Grant Effort

Impact100 DC, a multi-ethnic network of women committed to service, has announced its first competitive grant. It has started the process to award a...

EMCAC Still Waiting for DGS Response on Strategic Plan

The Eastern Market Community Advisory Committee (EMCAC) met virtually on Jan. 27 at 7 p.m. Most items on the agenda were matters raised at...

COVID-19 Couples: Dating Stories from the Hill

“Because who gets dressed in proper clothes anymore, my partner ended up interviewing for an IT job in a parakeet onesie. And that was...

Fun for All in Sunday’s Snow

On Sunday, Washington DC saw snow its first significant snow fall in two years. The neighborhood went outside to play! Although Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton...

Leaf and Holiday Tree Pick-Up Period Extended

Is your Holiday tree still lying outside? On Tuesday, the DC Department of Public Works (DPW) announced they have extended the 2020-21 vacuum leaf and...

The Life’s Work of Dr. Jennifer Cartland

For our January episode of My Life’s Work podcast, Nathaniel Liu and I talked to Dr. Jennifer Cartland, a lifelong educator. Although she grew...
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