Lisa Gillespie

Gray Delivers State of the District Address

On Monday evening, March 28, Mayor Vincent Gray delivered his first State of the District speech after three months in office and weeks of stormy resignations, allegations and negative approval ratings.

Quizzing for a Cause

This month, the Smithsonian Institution will donate to the National Zoo at least 50 cents per person who can answer ...

Environmental Film Festival

For the 19th year, the Environmental Film Festival will screen two weeks of films about the environment and social issues ...

Reduced Salaries for Gray’s City Officials

In the wake of scrutiny over salaries for city officials, Mayor Vincent Gray has reduced salaries for eight city managers ...

Garden District Closed

Garden District, a full service urban garden center, located at 1740 14th St. NW has closed. In November of 2009 ...

Section of 14th Street now Ron Brown Way

US Commerce Secretary Gary Locke and White House Chief of Staff Bill Daily will attend the ceremonial naming of 14th ...

DC May Face More Federal Budget Cuts; What Will Happen to Brown's Cars?

Under the proposed House Republican budget plan, the District would face $80 million in funding cuts from the federal government ...

Tenant Association to Produce Bedbug Play

The Norwood Tenants Association, an 84-unit rent-controlled Apartment near Logan Circle, is in the midst of writing a play on ...

Historic Dupont East Church Raises Funds to Restore its Tower

The Church of the Holy City's tower, located at 16th and Corcoran St. NW, is deteriorating. Historic preservation contractors ...

Tis' the Season for the Independent Film Festival

The Washington, DC Independent Film Festival is coming up from March 3 to 13, showcasing 100 feature, short, animation and ...

Columbia Heights Makes The New York Times

The New York Times recently deemed a strip less than a mile long in Columbia Heights “cool.” In a slide ...

Capital BikeShare Winter Weather Contest Winds Down

The Winter Weather Warrior Contest through Capital Bikeshare wraps up February 28 with ten in the lead. Starting in January ...

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