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Guardian Engagement Team getting their hands dirty (and clean)!

November was a great month for the Guardian Engagement Learning Community! After gaining valuable experience visiting and becoming familiar with the staff, parents and children at… 502 more words


Anacostia .... Green Line

Over the river and through the neighborhoods, to Anacostia we go….

Biggest secret in town………the views from over here are incredible, the prices are low and the area is beginning to grow. 351 more words


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The First Lady doubts President’s ability to accurately sort Toys for Tots.

President is sad.

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The President and First Lady Deliver Toys for Tots

1:45 ET: The President and the First Lady deliver toys and gifts donated by Executive Office of The President staff to the Marine Corps’ Toys for Tots Campaign, Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling

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Barry Farm residents try to keep crumbling community together

By Bryan Park

Paulette Matthews wakes up early every morning to check on her four children and grandchild.

Afterwards, she goes around the house to make sure the cracks on the wall haven’t gotten larger over the night, and to dust the kitchen to avoid a fire breaking out. 1,069 more words

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In Other News ...

Buzzard Point Stadium Plan, Minus Reeves Center, Advances    In municipal terms, the whole “Buzzard Point minus Reeves” thing happened in the blink of an eye.  Akridge seems pissed that they got the rug pulled out from under them at the last moment, but really, the Buzzard Point-for-Reeves swap was so uneven that it bordered on larcenous.   275 more words

Bridging More Than a River.

(idea.travel.)  I was in Washington DC to speak at the Eco-Districts Summit and took some time to ride down to the Washington Navy Yard along the Anacostia River. 157 more words