The thrift boutique shop, owned by sisters Tameka Tillman and Tonia Gore, specializes in providing a wide-variety of inexpensive clothing to its customers. “We have everything from Gap to Gucci,” said Ms. Gore. “If it looks good we put it on the rack."[read more...]
Several charter schools are vying to occupy Mamie D. Lee School when it closes at the end of this school year.[read more...]
Changamiré, Ward 5 resident and jazz vocalist, performs in the Straight-Ahead Jazz style, known for its walking bass.[read more...]
On September 20, Mount Sinai Baptist Church held its 34th Annual Health Fair.[read more...]
A cartoon to make you laugh and think.[read more...]
Ward 5 residents no longer have to travel to H Street to experience the “Smith” brand: owner Miles Gray opened Smith Public Trust in Brookland on June 13 at 3514 12th Street NE.[read more...]
Open air markets are bringing the bounty of nearby farms to parts of Ward 5 long devoid of grocery stores, other than the corner market.[read more...]
The new Ward 5 Farmer’s Markets are creating greater access to fresh food by accepting virtually all forms of Federal and DC nutrition assistance.[read more...]
Charter Schools Vie for Mamie D. Lee School BuildingThree schools made a presentation to ANC 5A and local residents. Photo by Jazmyn Cadogan.
Ward 5 Performers Are Heroes for the ChildrenActors prepare for a show. Photo by Jazmyn Cadogan.
Local Jazz Artist Changamiré Releases New AlbumChangamiré. Photo by Jazmyn Cadogan.
After 150 Years, Gallaudet Looks to the FutureGallaudet University. Photo by Christina Scheltema.
Dance Place Celebrates New SpaceDance Place's newly renovated quarters. Photo by Christina Scheltema.
Truxton Circle Church Holds 34th Annual Health FairDemonstration by food specialist Vikki Brown. Photo by Brooke Davis.
The Latest Cartoon from Ward 5 Artist Rajan Sedalia
“Pad Thai, curry, and California Rolls within walking distance? You can’t beat that.”[read more...]
What sets Little Ricky’s apart from the typical Cuban restaurant is the fact that it recreates the atmosphere of a paladar.[read more...]
Neighborhood veterinarian Dr. Ericson Isles has retired and Dr. Shearon Smith is being welcomed as his replacement.[read more...]
Located steps away from Brookland/CUA Metro station, the market is a relatively undiscovered gem.[read more...]
The Winslow siblings have been working with their hands for decades.[read more...]
If ever there was a brick and mortar store proving that one person’s trash is another person’s treasure, this is it.[read more...]
Pledging to offer compassionate, personalized and dependable home care services, Kennedy Care opened its first D.C. office in Ward 5.[read more...]
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- D.C.’s Stadium Club could lose its liquor license (WJLA)
- Council Passes Bill Requiring Affordable Housing on Public Land…(WCP)
- McMillan by the numbers: How much 2 million square feet will cost…(WBJ)
- Why Kenyan McDuffie says D.C. needs its own tech investment authority (WBJ)
- Inside the Washington Firehouse Restaurant (Washingtonian)
- Brookland Pint offers new nods to vegans (Wash. Post)
Advisory Neighborhood Commission 5B Mtg Thu, Mar 5, 2015 at 7:00 PM at
5th Police District Headquarters, 1805 Bladensburg Road NE Advisory Neighborhood Commission 5D Mtg Tue, Mar 10, 2015 at 7:00 PM at
MPD 5th District Community Room, 1805 Bladensburg Road NE Arboretum Neighborhood Assn Mtg Tue, Mar 10, 2015 at 7:00 PM at
Arboretum Recreation Center, 2412 Rand Place NE Woodridge South Community Assn Mtg Thu, Mar 12, 2015 at 6:30 PM at
New Canaan Baptist Church, 2826 Bladensburg Rd NE McMillan Advisory Group Mtg Thu, Mar 12, 2015 at 7:00 PM at
All Nations Baptist Church, 2001 North Capitol St NE Bloomingdale Civic Assn Mtg Mon, Mar 16, 2015 at 7:00 PM at
St. George’s Episcopal Church, 160 U Street NW Woodridge - Gateway Community Association Mtg Mon, Mar 16, 2015 at 7:00 PM at
Victory Christian Church, 3100 Adams St., NE Ward 5 Council on Education Mtg Tue, Mar 17, 2015 at 6:30 PM at
Lamond-Riggs Library, 5401 South Dakota Ave NE