Lisa Gillespie

New Soccer Stadium Proposed for D.C. United

If things go according to plan, D.C. United could be playing in a new stadium near Nationals Park in 2016.

New design for D.C. taxis

The D.C. Taxicab Commission May 1 voted to publish proposed rulemaking about the uniform color scheme for D.C ...

Screen movies come with the weather

It’s time for summer movies, and NoMa Summer Screen kicks off May 22 and lasts until August 14. The ...

Quarterly homeless count shows more people sleeping outside

There were 165 homeless individuals in the Downtown area on the night of Monday, April 15, according to a count ...

Union Station’s front yard gets spiffy

Union Station finishes the Columbus Plaza project, which improves access for pedestrians and vehicular traffic traversing the plaza en route ...

Potholes filled by D.C. Government

The District Department of Transportation is patching potholes that keep motorists on pins and needles. Since the first “Potholepalooza,” a ...

Fines drop for car photo enforcement

Fines have been dropped on some photo enforcement and moving violations, but fines still include speeding at 11 to 15 ...

Franklin School may become historical site

The Franklin School at 925 13th Street NW may become a historic landmark. The Office of the Deputy Mayor for ...

Muralists commissioned to replace graffiti

D.C. government is looking for muralists to beautify the District. The DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities with ...

Adour closes, makes away to Decanter

French restaurant Adour at 923 16th NW that opened in The St. Regis Hotel five years ago, will close its ...

Hill Country to host picnics

Hill Country at 410 7th St. NW, the Texas-style restaurant, opened Hill Country Backyard Barbecue on the National Building Museum ...

Caribou to switch up their coffee shops

Caribou, the Minneapolis-based coffee company, is closing several dozen underperforming stores nationwide and converting others to Peet’s Coffee & Tea ...

Bike to Work Day to include biking party

Bike to Work Day takes place Friday, May 17. This year’s downtown pit stop is at Freedom Plaza from ...

Asia month hits D.C.

The National Asian Heritage Festival-Fiesta Asia hits D.C. again May 18 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m ...

Jewelry Maker Grows Business at Eastern Market

Twenty years ago, Leah Strugis decided to take up a hobby outside of teaching in Juneau, Alaska, a community founded ...

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