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Oohh’s and Aahh’s Update

When I moved to Florian Gardens over four decades ago, there were only a couple of grocery stores nearby and hardly any fast food shops. McDonald’s that sits on the corner of Georgia Avenue & Peabody was non-existent. 346 more words


Sankofa Books Washington, D.C. 9-30-17

Howard University, Obama, MLK’s “Dream” speech and U Street are my thoughts when I daydream about D.C. My parents were married at Howard, so I’ve always had a connection with chocolate city. 333 more words

March against human trafficking planned in North Augusta

By Michael Smith

A walk planned for later this month to raise awareness about human trafficking is up for North Augusta City Council consideration Monday night. 280 more words


A Walk Along Georgia Avenue

As part of the Walking College, one of my assignments this week was to interview pedestrians in my community to find out why they are walking, what they like about walking, and what makes walking difficult in that particular location. 452 more words


Uptown: A Northwest, Washington Photo Series

Although Maryland and Virginia have always been (personally) either too rural or “grey”, the District has always been my creative space. I’ve always had a particular interest in the architecture and culture of Northwest; specifically “Uptown”. 127 more words