Coalition For Smart Growth tour of Dunbar — Wednesday, 09-10-2014

See this tour: SMART DESIGN: DC’S DUNBAR HIGH SCHOOL September 10, 2014  |  6:00 – 7:30 PM (the tour will start promptly at 6:00) While NW DC’s Dunbar HS has a reputation as one of the region’s best known historically African-American high schools, for many years the school’s design and layout were far from an urban … More Coalition For Smart Growth tour of Dunbar — Wednesday, 09-10-2014

Rehearsal Space?

A couple of us who play music have been wondering – any rehearsal space near here? Wouldn’t have to be fancy, but a drum kit on premises would be essential; probably soundproofing as well. If you own or know of any likely spots, let me know in comments, please.

More Vacant Property

The big and long-empty dwelling (once a church) at 304 Q St. NW is finally for sale. We spent quite a while getting the city to get the owners to clean up the property, secure the building and otherwise prevent further deterioration. I’m glad it’s on offer and hope someone buys it for some worthwhile … More More Vacant Property

District Government “Monster Trucks”

District Government “Monster Trucks” Compete Saturday, April 18, at RFK Public Invited to Free Exposition of Safe and Savvy Driving Techniques The District Department of Public Works (DPW) and the Department of Transportation (DDOT) invite the public to their 11th annual professional equipment “Roadeo” competition Saturday, April 18, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at RFK … More District Government “Monster Trucks”

BACA Grant Recalled

Did any others read the North Capitol Heartbeat? ANC 5C recalled 4 grants, one of them being from the Bates Area Civic Association and another from Bloomingdales. The organizations failed to use the grant money and/or failed to account for all funds spent. I think that it would be nice for all of us to … More BACA Grant Recalled