25 May 2016

News:

Lead Forum TONIGHT 5/25 at Miner, 6 pm

In order to address parents’ ongoing concerns, there will be a Lead Forum TONIGHT at Miner Elementary School, 601 15th Street NE, starting at 6 pm in the school cafeteria. You may have recently heard about the lead-related woes at several Capitol Hill schools. If you haven’t, you can click on this link to a […]


24 May 2016

News:

Hill Buzz

Rehab Center Proposes 300-Bed Facility for Lower Barracks Row Neighborhood (Capitol Hill Corner) Events roundup: What’s next for streetcar? (Greater Greater Washington) Now that it’s open, 7 takeaways from the H Street streetcar (Greater Greater Washington) Conte’s Bike Shop Coming to Arris at the Yards (Twice!) (JDLand) Awesome Photos of Dock 79 near Nats Park […]


24 May 2016

News:

ANC Commissioner to Transport & Infrastructure: “We want names.”

There is a Transportation and Infrastructure hearing going on RIGHT NOW. Ahead of that hearing, (which you can watch live following this link: http://transportation.house.gov/calendar/eventsingle.aspx?EventID=400196) ANC commissioner Denise Krepp wrote a letter to the committee, which you can read here: WMATA T&I 5-16 Hrg Ltr In the letter, Krepp highlights that residents need names and need to know who […]


24 May 2016

Shopping:

Labyrinth to Expand

Great news for board game aficionados on the Hill and beyond: Labyrinth Games & Puzzles, 645 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, also known as everyone’s favorite game store, is expanding. Even better, they will be taking over the space of the check-cashing place next door. This will almost double the space they have, and will mean that […]


23 May 2016

History:

Lost Capitol Hill: Sabotage at the Navy Yard

In the early days of the Civil War, the fear of sabotage and secessionist spies ran high at the Washington Navy Yard. After all, with even the commandant opting to throw in his lot with the South, it stood to reason that any number of others would stay and attempt to undermine the war effort as […]


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