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...]
The art studio at Monroe Street Market rents out power tools and holds “power tool petting zoos.”[read more...]
Eckington-based poet Venus Thrash recently published her debut collection of poems, called The Fateful Apple.[read more...]
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
Park Honors the Godfather of Go-GoKK Brown, musician and daughter of Chuck Brown. Photo by Christina Scheltema.
Smith Public Trust Brings Food, Drinks and Interaction to BrooklandSmith Public Trust. Photo courtesy of Smith Public Trust.
An Afternoon of Jazz @ the ParkThe Alex Jenkins Trio. Photo by Malcolm Lewis Barnes.
“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...]
- Developers to get another chance at remaking the Old Soldiers' Home (WBJ)
- The 13 Possible Futures of NoMa’s Grimy Underpasses (WCP)
- Coming Soon to Brookland: the Jazz and Cultural Society (WCP)
- Eight Catholic U students robbed at gunpoint (Wash. Post)
- David Grosso doesn’t want to take cops’ guns. At least not all of them. (WP)
- Changes Could Come To How D.C. Runs Elections, Says McDuffie (WAMU)
- D.C. lawmaker sought to honor Floyd Mayweather Jr….(Wash. Post)
- Stripper Hits Stadium Club With Another Unpaid-Wages Suit (WCP)
- Orange Scolds Gray on Small Business Spending, But Mayor Says…(WCP)
- D.C. Council bill could force city schools to drop ‘Indians’…(Wash. Post)
Ward 5 Council on Education Mtg Tue, Oct 21, 2014 at 6:30 PM at
Lamond-Riggs Library, 5401 South Dakota Ave NE Advisory Neighborhood Commission 5E Mtg Tue, Oct 21, 2014 at 7:00 PM at
Trinity University, Michigan Ave and Franklin St NE Brookland Neighborhood Civic Assn Mtg Tue, Oct 21, 2014 at 7:00 PM at
Location varies, Location varies - check www.brooklandcivic.org Advisory Neighborhood Commission 5A Mtg Wed, Oct 22, 2014 at 6:30 PM at
Potomac Lighthouse Charter School, 4401 8th Street NE Advisory Neighborhood Commission 5B Mtg Wed, Oct 22, 2014 at 6:30 PM at
Slowe School Demountable Trailer, 1322 Irving St NE Brookland Manor Residents Assn Mtg Thu, Oct 23, 2014 at 6:30 PM at
Brookland Manor community center, access from Saratoga Ave, 2525 14th Street NE 5th District Citizens' Advisory Council Mtg Thu, Oct 23, 2014 at 7:00 PM at
5th Police District Headquarters, 1805 Bladensburg Road NE Edgewood Civic Assn Mtg Mon, Oct 27, 2014 at 7:00 PM at
Crawford Hall, 635 Edgewood Street NE