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Volunteers Needed at the Brethren Nutrition Program

August 28th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

Ponder this question as you go through your morning or afternoon commute: do you truly know your neighbors? Here on the Hill, we have all kinds of people comprising our village. We have neighbors who bike and neighbors who parent; young, transient neighbors and young, invested neighbors; we have some puissant neighbors, too. Some neighbors […]

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Nominations for The Hilly Awards End TODAY

August 27th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

The nomination period for the 2014 Hilly Awards closes TODAY at 11:59pm so if you have not yet nominated your favorite businesses, the time is now! Click here or visits CapitolHill.org. Once the nominations are counted, the top five from each category will then be voted on by the public. And the winners will be […]

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Hill’s Eye View: Join Her in the Pool

August 27th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

There’s a new girl in town at Eastern Market. Look what’s turned up on the exterior of Rumsey Aquatic Center: Aniekan Udofia, called one of D.C.’s best-known muralists, painted this beauty. We have MuralsDC, the DC’s Department of Public Works, the DC Commission on the Arts and the Humanities and Words Beats & Life Inc to […]

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Hill Buzz

August 26th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

ANC 6B Commissioner Brian Flahaven is urging residents to ask Mayor Gray to halt the reopening of the Southeast Freeway between Barney Circle and 11th Street. JDLand shared the latest rendering of the Capitol Quarter Community Building. Housing Complex reminded us that the comment period for the revisions to the Visitor Parking Pass Program is underway. […]

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Lost Capitol Hill: The Burning of Washington

August 25th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

Yesterday marked the 200th anniversary of the Burning of Washington by the British during the War of 1812. Commemorations of the event occurred across the region, with Bladensburg leading the way. Closer to home, there were numerous celebrations. These celebrations included a tour of the Navy Yard neighborhood that attempted to reconstruct what this area […]

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