01 Oct 2015


To Do List for the Weekend of October 1 – 4

Tonight the Hill Center welcomes novelist and travel writer Paul Theroux. His tenth and most recent book focuses on the Deep South which highlights the region’s cuisine and music as well as the nation’s poorest performing schools and high rates of unemployment. Theroux chats with local journalist Bill Press. The event is free and begins […]

30 Sep 2015

Local Politics:

No Football Stadium for RFK!

As the old RFK Stadium crumbles to dust, we have an incredible opportunity to grow our city in innovative ways. The RFK complex occupies something on the order of 190 acres on the Anacostia river, easily accessible to transit, and is a tabula rasa for the entire city. There’s so much we could do with it. […]

30 Sep 2015

Local Politics:

IMPORTANT: RFK Meeting TONIGHT, 6-9 p.m.

Tonight, join neighbors and community leaders in discussing the future of RFK Memorial Stadium. The meeting takes place at  the Walter E. Washington Convention Center West Salon (Street Level), 801 Mount Vernon Place, NW. The community is welcome to attend, but the organizers ask that you please RSVP following the following link: http://rfkcommunity2.splashthat.com If you would like to learn […]

30 Sep 2015


New Neighborhood Guide by CSX

As part of its efforts to support the neighborhood during the Virginia Avenue Tunnel project, CSX has launched The Neighborhood Guide, a mobile-friendly neighborhood guide for Barracks Row and the Capitol Riverfront. Since the project–along with numerous other construction projects south of the freeway–is bringing hundreds of workers to the neighborhood, CSX saw an opportunity to […]

29 Sep 2015

Capitol Hill:

Provide Feedback for the Hill Center

It’s hard to believe that the Hill Center opened its grand doors four years ago this fall. The lovingly restored building at 921 Pennsylvania Avenue SE has become a go-to site for activities, ranging from cooking, dancing and language classes, cultural and educational programs; a meeting space for civic groups;  and a festive event space. […]

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