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Monday, April 12, 2021

The District Vet

With cautious optimism, it is time to start preparing our furry friends for our return to a modified pre-pandemic life. As quickly as we...

Surfing in DC

Surfing in DC? Really? As someone who used to live in Hawaii, I thought my friend Jess was joking. But, no, she was absolutely...

Keep Weed Away From Pets

Veterinary medicine is not static and as time goes on, we are presented with new challenges. Twenty years ago, a cannabis intoxication was rare...

Pickleball: Not Just for Seniors

I was shocked. The first time I played pickleball every pre-conceived notion I had of the sport was destroyed. Thoughts like, “It’s just for...

UMC Offers Vaccine to Residents 65+

Appointments to get the COVID-19 vaccine from the District filled up only hours after the portal opened Monday morning.  But District residents aged 65...

Support Services Make the Transition

When schools, childcare, and other child-related facilities closed suddenly a few weeks into the Covid-19 pandemic, parents were left scrambling to cover their children’s...

DC Vaccine Info

Currently eligible to register for the COVID-19 vaccine, as of Monday, Feb. 1: Childcare workers (*new as of Jan. 29; will be contacted with...

Transgender Policy in the Schools

School support for transgender students is a critical matter, says Supporting and Mentoring Youth Advocates and Leaders (SMYAL) Programs Director Adalphie Johnson. In partnership with District...

District Veterinary Hospital Now Open at Eastern Market

Founder and Medical Director of District Veterinary Hospital Dr. Daniel Teich says the real face of the company is his eight-year-old golden retriever, Brian...

DCHA to Vaccinate Seniors Living at Greenleaf Thursday

DC Housing Authority (DCHA) will vaccinate seniors living at Greenleaf (1200 Delaware Ave. SW) starting at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 11. DCHA staff are partnering...
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