16 Sep

Reopening Southeast Freeway a Big Mistake

Guest Post by ANC 6B Commissioner Brian Flahaven The District Department of Transportation is moving ahead with an ill-advised plan to reopen the closed segment of the Southeast Freeway between Barney Circle and 11th Street SE, re-introducing a major barrier between Southeast Capitol Hill and the Anacostia River waterfront. In January 2013, DDOT closed the […]


30 Apr

Print Out Those Signs — #SoutheastLove Redux!

Remember #SoutheastLove? This past February, after a noticeable uptick in online misunderstanding of who, what, and where Southeast DC is, my coworker and friend Nikki Peele and I decided to spread some love for our quadrant with a campaign to get people smiling about the part of the city we live and work in — and both […]


24 Mar

Open House Round-Up for 3/24/13

Guest contributor Dare Johnson Wenzler is a Capitol Hill resident, Realtor and co-owner of First Vine Wine Imports + Sales. This post also appears on her blog Real Estate On (and off!) the Hill. 1626 Potomac Ave, SE is a lovely new renovation with a bright open floor plan, porch front and big front yard.  If […]


15 Feb

Spreading the #SoutheastLove on Valentine's Day!

Guest post by David Garber Sometimes we just need a little simple positivity to remind us why we love the areas of the city where we’ve chosen to live, work, play, and shop. I’ve lived in the southeast quadrant of DC for the past six years — first in Anacostia, and now in Navy Yard, […]


11 Oct

Meet the Candidates: Brian Flahaven, ANC 6B09

We have offered to post brief statements from all of the ANC candidates running for seats on Capitol Hill and the surrounding neighborhoods that we cover here on The Hill is Home.  These statements are not endorsements and have been posted exactly as submitted by the candidates. My name is Brian Flahaven, and I’m running […]