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11 hrs ago | ABC2 Maryland

Osprey nest blocking Md. traffic camera removed

'Ron Harper', a juvenile male osprey with his mate have returned to nest beneath the South Capitol Bridge on the Anacostia in Washington, DC on April 11, 2014.


15 hrs ago | CBS Local

Manpower DC to Rally Area Residents to Search for Relisha Rudd

Manpower DC and Trayon White is rallying residents and several community organizations to join the ongoing efforts to find missing 8-year-old girl Relisha Rudd .


Tue Apr 15, 2014

Pallas Theatre Collective to Stage She Stoops to Conquer, 5/14-6/1

Pallas Theatre Collective is delighted to present She Stoops to Conquer at the Anacostia Arts Center from May 14th to June 1st, 2014.


Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Washington Post

Rival bureaucracies are not the way to manage traffic congestion in Washington, D.C.

The D.C. transportation department is building a record of partially fulfilled promises on bike lanes, bus lanes, street parking, streetcar service and pedestrian safety.


Fri Apr 11, 2014

CBS Local

Free Flicks During Spring Break in D.C.

If you're racking your brain looking for things to do with them for the next week, the free movie scene is most definitely an option, with family-friendly flicks dominating this week.



Art Photography vs. News Photography: Politico, Race and the "Other Washington"

Last week, a story in the art section of The Financial Times, " The Art of Photojournalism ," generated discussion in the photo sphere for discussing the differences, as well as the diminishing boundaries between news and art photography.


Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Washington Post

8 things to do in the D.C. area the weekend of April 11-13

This year's incarnation of the annual Countdown to Yuri's Night moves from Arlington to Anacostia and features two Airstream trailers, burlesque, booze and reverence for the cosmos .


Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Washington Post

Man fatally shot on street in Anacostia

A 22-year-old man was shot and killed Tuesday night on a residential street in Anacostia, according to D.C. police.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Architect Online

Federal Government Wants to Swap Two DC Buildings for Renovation Services

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

The Daily Beast

Still Waiting for the 4 FreedomsBy Harvey J. Kaye

Through a depression and a world war, Franklin Roosevelt successfully challenged Americans to embody and protect the Four Freedoms.


Fri Apr 04, 2014

Watershed Society fights to rid Anacostia River of sewage, garbage

Jim Foster, president of the Anacostia Watershed Society, notices a man whose just caught a fish in Bladensburg Waterfront Park.


Thu Apr 03, 2014

The Montgomery Advertiser

24-hour gyms for every Air Force base, other services taking a wait-and-see approach

Air Force Staff Sgt. Matthew Irick remembers how hard it was to stay in shape when he was working the swing shift as a cook at Joint Base Charleston, S.C. Forget about grabbing a workout during midnight lunch break -- all the fitness centers were closed.


Wed Apr 02, 2014

U.S. Department of Defense

Face of Defense: Airman Stands Tall for Her Country

SEYMOUR JOHNSON AIR FORCE BASE, N.C., April 2, 2014 - The auditorium was filled to capacity; more than 500 people, all wearing the same camouflage-patterned uniform.


WUSA-TV Washington

Muriel Bowser speaks about primary win

Democratic primary winner in the D.C. mayoral election Muriel Bowser took the podium at the National Press Club on Wednesday WASHINGTON -- Democratic primary winner in the D.C. mayoral election Muriel Bowser took the podium at the National Press Club on Wednesday to discuss her win.


Sun Mar 30, 2014


The Other Washington

In her ongoing project " East of the River ," acclaimed area photographer Susana Raab explores the other side of Washington, D.C. - the poverty-stricken, blighted communities in the far northeast and east of Anacostia River that seem to go unnoticed, eclipsed by the classical monuments, political imbroglio and international intrigue, literally, ... (more)


Fri Mar 28, 2014

The Washington Post

Are new streetcars, a Beltway interchange and western Dulles access in D.C.'s transit future?

Workers test the new streetcars on H Street NE in January 2014. A Benning Road spur and an additional line running from Union Station to Georgetown are among new proposed streetcar projects in the District.


The Washington Post

Editorial: Muriel Bowser is the right choice as D.C. mayor

FOUR YEARS ago, polls showed that most Washingtonians were satisfied with the direction of their city but not so happy with the man who was leading it.


Thu Mar 27, 2014

DC Military

NDW Expands Renewable Energy and Alternative Fuel Projects

As part of the Naval District Washington and Naval Facilities Engineering Command Washington Energy Program, alternative fuels and renewable energy options are being explored to help reduce consumption and become more efficient.


Sun Mar 23, 2014

The Washington Post

D.C. shelter residents say janitor sought in girl's disappearance gave gifts to children

"Mr. Tatum," as he was known to the residents of the D.C. General family homeless shelter, cut a unique figure for a janitor.


Fri Mar 21, 2014

The Washington Post

Five myths about Mayor Gray

On Monday, Democratic voters in the District started casting early ballots in the party's primary, set inauspiciously - or perfectly, depending on your view of D.C. politics - for April 1. The polls opened a week after businessman Jeffrey E. Thompson pleaded guilty to what prosecutors call a massive illegal scheme to help Mayor Vincent C. Gray win ... (more)



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