28 Aug 2015

Editorials:

Remembering Katrina Through Gerald Anderson’s Eyes

The Street Sense newspaper vendors, each with their melodious peddling, are fixtures of the weekend Flea Market at Eastern Market. For those new to town, or those who have never picked up a copy, Street Sense is a newspaper made, for and about the homeless community in DC. The paper was started in 2003 by Laura Thompson-Osuri […]


28 Aug 2015

News:

Take DOEE’s Survey, Help Your Pocket

Hey there, apartment-dwellers! This post and its accompanying surveys are tailor-made for you! The District’s Department of Energy and Environment (DOEE) wants to learn more about how much energy and water you use. Through a DOEE grant, Steven Winter Associates, Inc. wants to develop tailor-made resources so that you can save both money and energy in your […]


26 Aug 2015

Dining:

Free Snow Cones Today!

The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council is giving away free snow cones today, August 26 from noon until about 2pm at the intersection of Delaware Avenue and D Streets NE. The occasion: The organization’s push to get Congress to pass the Internet Tax Freedom Forever Act. “Help Put Internet Access Taxes on ICE with Free Snow Cones!”


24 Aug 2015

History:

Lost Capitol Hill: Crime on the Hill

The recent uptick in crime in our neighborhood has everyone from Chief Lanier on down concerned; but as someone who likes to take the long view, I want to… well, take the long view on this. And point out that it’s been going on for a long, long time. Rezin Nathaniel Pumphrey was just another […]


21 Aug 2015

Capitol Hill:

What Is Your Favorite Hill Business?

There is less than a month left to cast your vote for the best Capitol Hill businesses! And just 10 days to buy a ticket at the early bird rate. This year’s ballot features an expanded list of categories so even more businesses have a chance to win a Hilly Award. Do you think your […]


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