Monthly Archives: January 2011

Perry Community Center Upcoming Events

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26th Annual Mayor’s Arts Awards–Call for Nominations

The DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities invites you to submit nominations for the 26th Annual Mayor’s Arts Awards. The Mayor’s Arts Awards are the most prestigious honors conferred by the city on individual artists, organizations, and patrons of … Continue reading

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MPD-5D CAC Monthly

The Metropolitan Police Department -5D Community Advisory Council Monthly meeting will be held on Thursday, January 27th at 7 PM. Location: 1805 Bladensburg Road NE, Washington, DC 20002 5D Commander Lamar Greene will report on the status of crime in … Continue reading

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MPD Awards Ceremony

2011MPDAwardsCeremonyInvitation METROPOLITAN POLICE DEPARTMENT Cathy L. Lanier Chief of Police (202) 727-4218 | (202) 727-9524 | WWW.MPDC.DC.GOV Chief Cathy L. Lanier cordially invites you to attend the eleventh annual Metropolitan Police Department Awards Ceremony. ****** Date: Thursday, February 17, 2011 … Continue reading

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Washington Examiner: “Neighbors protest subsidized housing at youth center”

Today’s Washington Examiner includes an article on the LAYC/YB proposal for the J.F. Cook School — and the response by some neighborhood residents. Note that the article title in the print version of this article is different than the online … Continue reading

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Lori Kaplan, Arthur Dade reply on GGW blog re: JF Cook

Recall the Greater Greater Washington blog entry by neighborhood resident Malcolm Kenton supporting the proposal Latin American Youth Center (LAYC)/Youth Build Public Charter School (YBPCS) for the J.F. Cook School? (http://greatergreaterwashington.org/post/8877/truxton-circle-school-and-youth-housing-in-doubt/) A number of comments have been made at GGW in … Continue reading

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News: Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan Enrollment is Open

Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan Enrollment is Open   Washington, D.C. (Jan. 24, 2011) —  The District of Columbia Department of Insurance, Securities and Banking (DISB) reiterates the availability of the Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan (PCIP) through the US Department of Health … Continue reading

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Location of Emergency Public Safety Meeting for North Capitol Street Area Changed

The location of the Tuesday, January 25, 2011 emergency meeting has been changed to the Metropolitan Wesley AME Zion Church at 1712 North Capitol Street, NW. Councilmember Thomas is holding this meeting in partnership with the Fifth Police District and North Capitol … Continue reading

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Community Safety Concerns Expressed to Council Member Thomas

The following message was submitted to CM Harry Thomas, Commander Lamar Greene, ANC Bradley Thomas, ANC Sylvia Pinkey and Presidents of the Bloomingdale, Hanover and Edgewood Civic Associations. Dear Council Member Thomas and other Civic Leaders,             I am sorry … Continue reading

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Bates Area Civic Association – Tree Planting

After meeting with Ian Leahy, Community Outreach Specialist from the Urban Forestry Administration and Department of Transportation, the following areas have been targeted for new trees to be planted:  1500 Block of N. Capitol ST NW Unit Block of P … Continue reading

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