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Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Solar Powers My House —and My Bank Account

I was completely mystified by a $6.26 check from Clean Choice Energy that arrived in the mail in April. I had been paying Clean...

Keeping Furry Tenants Comfortable

When Libby Jamison and her husband Brian moved to the District from San Diego in November, 2019, they wanted to make the adjustment as...

What’s Up With the DC Rental Market?

These are uncertain times for the rental market in Washington, DC.  In this year’s feast-or-famine market, chances are that if you filled a vacant...

Dear Garden Problem Lady

I have an indoor bonsai ficus tree that I love, that the kids gave me for Mother’s Day, and about two weeks ago it...

Capitol Hill Murals – Walking Tour

Capitol Hill is home to many dazzling (some, quite literally) works of art, painted on the exteriors of homes and businesses. Some murals are...

Amenities Drive Luxury Rental Choice

As in many parts of the District, the Hill and nearby neighborhoods have seen their fair share of new luxury apartment buildings. Representatives of...

Vote for Winners of District Sustainability Awards

Join Department of Energy and the Environment (DOEE) Director Tommy Wells to honor this year’s District Sustainability Award winners, Tuesday, Sept. 29 from 6...

Happy 100th Birthday, Frager’s!

A Capitol Hill icon is about to celebrate its 100th birthday. Frager’s Hardware (1115 Pennsylvania Ave. SE) will mark their centenary with a month-long...

Dear Garden Problem Lady

The top leaves and lower stems of my New England Asters, usually the star of my September garden, are brown and shriveled. I have...

When Garden Pests Come Indoors

2020 has been unusual in so many ways for gardeners. First we had no rain, and now too much rain. It does seem the...
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