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WaPO: “After three smokeless days, expansion plans can’t come quick enough for DCity”

Click on the link to read the entire Washington Post article on DCity Smokehouse, 8 Florida Avenue NW: Going Out Guide After three smokeless days, expansion plans can’t come quick enough for DCity By Tim Carman February 24 at 3:04 … Continue reading

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Dunbar High School history: Dunbar alum Sen. Brooke broke barriers in his long life

See this tweet from the @DCPublicSchools Twitter account:

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WaPo: CAPCS charter revoked

Two Washington Post items here.  Click on the links to read the entire articles. From one week ago: Education D.C. charter board delays vote on revocation for Community Academy By Michael Alison Chandler February 12 The D.C. Public Charter School … Continue reading

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Bates area resident Maryann Wilmer on Ash Wednesday

See this tweet and pic from St. George’e Episcopal Church, 2nd & U Street NW: St Georges DC ‏@StGeorgesDC 8h8 hours agoWashington, DC #AshesToGo ~ bringing church to @StGeorgesDC Maryann Wilmer on the corner in Bloomingdale @ Bloomingdale http://instagram.com/p/zRSYa1yC1F/ 

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third mayoral budget engagement forum — at Dunbar High — on Monday, 02-23-2015

Okay, another post on Mayor Bowser holding her third  budget engagement forum at Dunbar High School on Monday, 02-23-2015. To: rbrannum@robertbrannum.com From: WARD5@yahoogroups.com Date: Sat, 14 Feb 2015 10:20:47 -0500 Subject: [WARD5] Comment and Provide Input on the District’s Budget … Continue reading

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MPD: arrests made in carjackings & stolen auto cases – including on the unit block of Florida Ave NE

To: MPD-5D@yahoogroups.com From: MPD-5D@yahoogroups.com Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2015 16:12:14 -0500 Subject: [MPD-5D] Arrests Made in Carjacking’s and Stolen Auto Cases Contact: Lieutenant Sean Conboy (202) 727-4383 February 13, 2015 Arrests Made in Carjacking’s and Stolen Auto Cases  (Washington, DC) … Continue reading

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mayoral budget engagement forum at Dunbar High on 02-23-2015

Subject: Make Your Voice Heard Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2015 15:26:39 -0600 From: dcdocs@dc.gov Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. Hi Neighbors, I’m Jenny Reed, Mayor Bowser’s Deputy Budget Director. This year, DC faces a … Continue reading

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MPD: car jacking alert for the unit block of Florida Avenue NE

To: mpd-5d@yahoogroups.com From: MPD-5D@yahoogroups.com Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 00:53:29 -0500 Subject: [MPD-5D] Car Jacking Alert On Tuesday, February 10, 2015 between the hours of 8:00pm and 8:15pm two carjacking incidents took place in the Fifth District.  The first incident … Continue reading

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two Truxton Circle area murals profiled by Greater Greater Washington

Click on the link to see the full set of NoMa and Truxton Circle murals profiled in this Greater Greater Washington blog post. Five new murals that add life to NoMa and Truxton Circle by Jake Sacks   •   … Continue reading

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MPD: shooting on the 200 block of Q St NW at 19:01

See this tweet: dcalerts ‏@dcalerts 1h1 hour ago Shooting at 1901 hrs in the 200 block of Q Street, NW_Lookout for 2 B/M, black clothing, black hatsDO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/ EVENT # I…

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