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New Busboys Location Slated to Deliver to Anacostia

The Anacostia community has its fair share of carry-outs, wing spots and fast food restaurants. But the emergence of the highly successful DC chain, Busboys and Poets might be the anchor the neighborhood needs to turn the tide of development. 458 more words


Good Hope Carry-Out

Rating: ★★★★★

 Good Hope Carry-Out, located at 1350 Good Hope Road SE has similar offerings to other carry-outs in DC, providing the same eclectic selection of Chinese food, fried food and sandwiches. 125 more words


Anacostia Bikeabout

The weather here is so perfect that I could not pass up a nice easy ride. Well, it ended up being 65 miles. It was so worth it. 711 more words


No More Immigration Until We Fix Anacostia

It was a short drive from my hotel in Washington, DC’s toney National Harbor district to the Capitol.  But we were stuck in heavy traffic on I-295 into downtown.  626 more words

Our Economic Mess

A Tale of Two Cities: Washington vs. DC

Data Tools

(Dr.) Maranda Ward

Social Reform vs. Human Resources

“If you give a man a fish, he eats for a day. If you teach a man to fish, he eats for a lifetime”

bandaids on bulletholes

In Other News ...

The Most Beautiful Swimming Pools In the World    I’m sitting in boxers on an itchy sofa, sweating in an un-air-conditioned apartment that, at last glance at my thermometer hanging in the living room, was 88 degrees, and I’m looking at these photos of cool blue swimming pools, and I’m telling you right now, if I wasn’t out of trash bags, I’d totally make a backwoods “pool for one.” 226 more words

City Interests

Water lilies at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens

There is something really special about water lilies (g. Nymphaea)—it’s easy for me to understand why impressionist painter Claude Monet was obsessed with them. 76 more words