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October 30th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

Halloween is happening on a Friday. I think we can all agree that Friday is the perfect day for it. Kids are in school all day so they can torment their teachers with their anticipation but the next day is Saturday so everyone can sleep off candy or booze fueled hangovers. Whether you mark the day or not, we […]

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September 25th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

Are you ready for the weekend? Why did I even ask that? Tonight is the weekly bluegrass night at The Argonaut. Hollertown will perform on the upstairs stage from 8pm to 11pm. Friday night at the Atlas singer-songwriter Laura Tsaggaris  will perform and record what will become an album called Live at the Atlas. The […]

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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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ANC Election Petition Deadline is Coming!

July 30th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

You hear us say it all the time – ANC Commissioners can do a lot of good for the neighborhood. Do you want to make an impact? Consider running! The deadline to turn in signatures is COB Wednesday, August 6, which is soon. But you only need 25 signatures! If you are properly active in […]

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Frager’s, One Year Later

June 5th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill, DC, Eastern Market, Near Northeast/Atlas District

Some events galvanize a community. While it would be great if these events could be happy or uplifting, the truth is that we seem to be most alive and come together best when we are in the midst of a disaster, or when one of us is badly hurt. “I try not to think about […]

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