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...]
A cartoon to make you laugh and think.[read more...]
1220 Randolph Street was, and is, unassuming. If it weren’t for the plaque that tells passersby of its most celebrated resident, one would pass over it.[read more...]
A representational artist, Carmen Torruella-Quander was ecstatic last year when she learned that Monroe Street Market’s Arts Walk approved her application for a studio just minutes from her house in Brookland.[read more...]
In March, Mayor Vincent Gray and Ward 5 Councilmember Kenyan McDuffie announced that the city reached a tentative deal with WMATA to spare the Brookland Green from development.[read more...]
It’s 8:50 a.m. on a Friday morning and the kindergarten violin class has already started to play at the William E. Doar, Jr. Public Charter School for the Performing Arts in Edgewood.[read more...]
The owner of studio 23 at Monroe Street Market, Cedric Baker uses his paintbrush to make social commentary. In particular, he focuses on issues impacting African Americans.[read more...]
Dedication and hard work led Mr. Carroll, a Ward 5 resident, to open his KAAOS Gym and Athletic Training Center on Rhode Island Avenue NE in December.[read more...]
WABA Trail Rangers Begin Second SeasonJason Horowitz and Garrett Hennigan. Photo by Christina Scheltema.
Banished? ARTillery Is Unique Among Monroe Street Market Art StudiosBanished? ARTillery at Monroe Street Market. Photo by Dale Sprusansky.
The Blues and Beyond: The Influences of Ward 5 Poet Venus ThrashVenus Thrash. Photo by Yermiyahu Ahron Taub.
The Latest Cartoon from Ward 5 Artist Rajan Sedaliaby Rajan Sedalia.
District Clay Opens in Ward 5District Clay, located in the Woodridge neighborhood of Ward 5.
Ready, Willing & Working Keeps Ward 5 CleanNorbert Taylor, of Ready, Willing & Working. Photo by Christina Scheltema.
Lois Mailou Jones: Artist, Innovator, and Neighborhood IconA drawing of the former home of Lois Mailou Jones. By Brett Busang.
Brookland Artist Incorporates Local and Global Themes in Her WorkA painting by Carmen Torruella-Quander. Courtesy of the artist.
The Latest Cartoon from Brookland Artist Rajan SedaliaBy 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...]
- Day one construction on shipping-container apartments…(Wash. Post)
- Shipping container apartment being erected in Washington this week (WP)
- D.C. police arrest teenage burglary suspect in Northeast…(Wash. Post)
- Along Rhode Island: Paintings of Outer Washington by Brett Busang
- Luxury townhouses with garages in Northeast D.C. (Wash. Post)
- D.C.'s first shipping container apartments coming to Brookland (WBJ)
- Edens throws latest pitch for Union Market: Offices, theater, retail…(WBJ)
- As government narrows list of FBI headquarters sites, speculation mounts (WP)
- Kenyan McDuffie Endorses Robert White in At-Large Race (WCP)
- Under D.C. Budget, Property Tax Exemption For Seniors Sees Tweaks (WAMU)
Franciscan Monastery Garden Tour Sat, Jul 26, 2014 at 11:00 AM at
Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land, 1400 Quincy St. NE Garden Tour of the Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land Sat, Jul 26, 2014 at 12:00 PM at
Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land, 1400 Quincy St. NE Edgewood Civic Assn Mtg Mon, Jul 28, 2014 at 7:00 PM at
Crawford Hall, 635 Edgewood Street NE Ward 5 Democrats Mtg Mon, Jul 28, 2014 at 7:00 PM at
Michigan Park Christian Church, Taylor St and South Dakota Ave NE Yoga on the Metropolitan Branch Trail (MBT) Tue, Jul 29, 2014 at 6:30 PM at
S Street Park along the MBT, 4th & S Streets, NE (at the trail intersection) Free Fitness Class on the Metropolitan Branch Trail Thu, Jul 31, 2014 at 6:30 PM at
Under Franklin Street Bridge @ MBT Entrance, 8th & Edgewood Streets, NE Franciscan Monastery Garden Tour Sat, Aug 2, 2014 at 11:00 AM at
Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land, 1400 Quincy St. NE Garden Tour of the Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land Sat, Aug 2, 2014 at 12:00 PM at
Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land, 1400 Quincy St. NE