Photo by Caroline Angelo
From AG Racine’s Office:
“Attorney General Karl A. Racine issued the following statement on today’s settlement with the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Washington (the Archdiocese). Under the terms of the settlement, the Archdiocese will abide by the Mayor’s December 16th order, which set attendance limits at indoor worship services to allow 250 people or 25% of a church’s capacity (whichever is less). As it has with other public health orders, the District will provide advance notice of any changes to current restrictions on worship services required by evolving public health conditions.
“We are pleased that we were able to reach this agreement with the Catholic Archdiocese of Washington, and that the Church’s concerns were resolved by the Mayor’s latest order. As with other Mayoral orders, if changes are needed to better protect public health, those affected will be notified in advance.
“I am proud that D.C. residents have overwhelmingly embraced science-based commonsense measures to protect our personal safety and that of our neighbors. By wearing masks, frequently washing our hands, and limiting contact with others, the District has maintained a lower COVID-19 case rate than many states–though we have recently seen cases rising.
“While some churches may now allow up to 250 worshippers to attend services, I strongly encourage residents to continue following the guidance of medical and public health experts and help stop the spread of COVID-19: stay home whenever possible, and avoid spending time indoors with people outside your household.
“It is my hope that District residents will continue to support and keep each other safe through this difficult and unprecedented time, and that we have a peaceful, healthy, and safe holiday season.”
1426 Pennsylvania Ave, SE Thanks to G. for sending from “Across from The Roost two doors down from Trustys.”
“Dear PoPville, Below is a list from DC Parking tickets website. The vehicle has been parked with a flat tire for several months.
“Dear PoPville, Wondering who is behind the disapproving poster boards regarding Ward 2 Councilmember Brooke Pinto, see attached. They’re hung on lamp posts all around Logan Circle. Haven’t seen any…
Thanks to R and Sarah for sending: “Crazy crash near 17th & Euclid with car upside down. Only saw one car and no ambulance, but police blocking the road”
Overcome renovation anxiety and boost your confidence at the “Renovators 101” workshop by HardHat Diplomat! Initially inspired to support women homeowners, this gender-inclusive workshop promises practical learning and guidance for all. “Renovators 101” is our answer to the overwhelming demand for resources to simplify the renovation process, welcoming anyone eager to master home improvement and construction project management.
Let this comprehensive class demystify the complexities of remodeling! Taught in a judgment-free zone, information focuses on the financial, logistical, and emotional challenges of renovations, big or small. Led by home improvement coach and founder of HardHat Diplomat Erin Helland, you will gain valuable organizational tools and insights that position you to manage your projects, self-advocate, and make smart home improvement decisions.
Whether you’re a homebuyer or a seasoned homeowner, you’ll leave with not just enhanced skills but also the confidence to effectively manage budgets, choose the right contractors, and avoid being taken advantage of.
The Potomac Roasting Company is a local micro-roaster specializing in artisan coffee. We precision roast high-quality specialty beans sourced from small farms in Latin America that are owned and operated by women. Your coffee will be roasted the way you want it and delivered fresh.
As two former Peace Corps volunteers who served in Guatemala, we founded Potomac Roasting to pursue our passion for great coffee and purpose-driven work. In addition to ethically sourcing our beans, we also donate a portion of our profits to Laila’s Legacy Animal Rescue, a DC-based nonprofit that finds homes for homeless dogs and cats.
Our current roasts come from prime coffee-producing regions of Colombia, Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Peru. We will be adding new roasts soon. If you are local, there’s a good chance we can deliver to your door. Look for us at local farmers’ markets beginning this spring. In the meantime, check us out now for better coffee and good karma in a cup. You can use the code Community and save 10%.
Explore the marvels of the mind with a free Neuroscience and Art Salon on March 10, 2024.
To kick off Brain Awareness Week, all are invited to join neuroscientist and artist Jaya Viswanathan and award-winning journalist Kate Woodsome in an