Dunbar Football News

Neighbor Ryan on 3rd St is keeping us up-to-date on our hometown players that are making it big! The 2009/2010 Pro Bowl (that is the All-Star game for you non-fans) > rosters were announced last night. The teams included two ex-Dunbar > players. They are Cleveland Browns kick returner (and NFL record > holder) Joshua… More Dunbar Football News

WAMU 88.5 FM – D.C. Leaders Claim Victory In Fight Over Billboards

December 29, 2009 – By Jonathan Wilson Four large billboards in the Mount Vernon neighborhood of D.C. have been removed, and city leaders are claiming a victory in a fight for city aesthetics. The way D.C. Attorney General Peter Nickles describes it: D.C. government went head to head with advertising giant Clear Channel…and won. “We… More WAMU 88.5 FM – D.C. Leaders Claim Victory In Fight Over Billboards

Some D.C. Billboards Bite the Dust | NBC Washington

via Some D.C. Billboards Bite the Dust | NBC Washington. WATCH THE VIDEO HERE. DC clears a city block after decades of complaints By TOM SHERWOOD Updated 7:22 PM EST, Mon, Dec 28, 2009 Print Email Share Buzz up! TWITTER FACEBOOK NBCWashington.com The neighborhood corner of 4th and P streets NW — a reviving residential… More Some D.C. Billboards Bite the Dust | NBC Washington

WJLA/ABC News – Billboards come down

Today’s coverage of the billboards coming down. The Mayor’s press conference – featuring statements by Bates St residents. http://www.wjla.com/news/stories/1209/691054_video.html?ref=newsstory (Note: I tried for too long to figure out how to embed this video. If anyone out there can teach me how, it would be much appreciated – I already went into html mode and inserted… More WJLA/ABC News – Billboards come down

YouthBuild profiled in 12/27/2009 Washington Post article

Today’s Washington Post includes an article on YouthBuild.  The article mentions YouthBuild’s second campus coming in 2011 to the JF Cook School.  Executive Director Arthur Dade is quoted. Note that the article mentions that several of the YouthBuild students have criminal records. I have copied a few paragraphs of this Post  article here. YouthBuild drafts… More YouthBuild profiled in 12/27/2009 Washington Post article

Chuck Donalies, winner of North Capitol Main Street’s 4th Annual Winter Blues & Silent Auction contest

Read this message from Garry Clark, Executive Director,  North Capitol Main Street, Inc. Congratulations, Charles Donalies . . . Winner North Capitol Main Street’s 4th Annual Winter Blues & Silent Auction Contest Charles Donalies The Winner of 2 Reskins/Dallas Tickets Thank you for your support, North Capitol Main Street, Inc. Garry Clark 1703 North Capitol… More Chuck Donalies, winner of North Capitol Main Street’s 4th Annual Winter Blues & Silent Auction contest