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“Ninety-five percent of DC Circulator buses inspected by an outside firm had at least one safety problem so significant they should have been pulled from service, according to an audit obtained exclusively by WTOP…The audit calls the number of safety-critical defects “disturbing” and a sign of long-term lack of maintenance.”
Thanks to Ross for sending this great shot of Larry strutting in Mount Pleasant. ***If you spot a hawk, any interesting wildlife or celebrity skateboarder Tony Hawk, and get a…
From the office of DC Revenue Analysis: “During the pandemic years DC lost about 16,000 taxfiling households, bringing with them $3B in income. Below are the top destinations of these…
From MPD: “Alert: Shooting Investigation in the 1500 block of 4th St NW. Lookout for 2 B/M’s, 1 wearing a black hoodie and jeans and 1 wearing a grey hoodie…
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Vietnam Week Returns!
Mark your calendars for an exciting week-long celebration of Vietnamese culture and arts right here in DC. Vietnam Week is an annual tradition that brings our community together through a series of themed events, including film screenings, fine art exhibitions, mouthwatering cuisine, captivating live performances, and much more!
Vietnam Week aligns with the lunar celebration of Tet Trung Thu, the mid-autumn moon festival, a cherished tradition in Vietnam spanning 3,000 years. Join us in experiencing the enchanting customs and traditions of this cultural celebration!
Come join us at Because Science in Adams Morgan for an exciting event that celebrates the wonders of science! Get ready to immerse yourself in a weekend filled with interactive projects, thrilling experiments, and challenges that meld science + art. Whether you’re a science enthusiast, a curious mind, or just looking for a fun-filled day, this festival is perfect for you!
Our headline guest for the festival is Charming Disaster, which will perform selections from their album Our Lady of Radium (a tribute to Marie Curie), on Sunday October 1 at 6pm.
All activities, projects, and performance by Charming Disaster are free to attend and are offered on a first-come, first-served system. We appreciate donations so we can keep offering these events to all who wish to participate.
Independence permeates every step of the immigrant journey. It may have motivated the move or could be a result of it, but regardless, self-discovery is inextricably tied to the experience.
In this storytelling night, just days after Nigeria’s Independence Day,