I don’t know about you but I love a good party! The smell of sugar and melting candles, cheerfully singing and being surrounded by friends and family and then …………..there is the birthday cake! Join me at an awesome birthday party to celebrate Frederick Douglass on Feb. 13-14, 2015. There are events scheduled throughout the […]
Happy New Year Ward 8! We have some interesting adventures ahead of us for 2015! First up, congratulations to all our newly elected officials in the community! Next, let each of us sign up to volunteer or take an engaging role to improve the neighborhood. Pick an issue: trash pick-up, education, senior issues, crime, working […]
I love summertime in Washington, DC! So many things going on in the city. Being outside and laughing with friends and neighbors will always put a smile on my face! If you feel the same way, come out to Gateway DC and watch outdoor movies in Ward 8! The fun begins at dusk – bring […]
Are you ready? Whole Foods will return to the Gateway DC on Saturday, July 5, 2014 @ 10 am – 3 pm. It is located at 2700 MLK Ave., SE. It is time to stock up on all the beautiful fruits and vegetables! Don’t forget about the poultry and seafood too! Bring your grocery bag […]
It was wonderful to take my dog out for a stroll in the neighborhood! While walking in Anacostia Park, we saw runners participating in the Rock n’ Roll Marathon. We shared cheers and smiles and heard lots of rock music!! Everyone enjoyed the afternoon and sun rays!
Let’s remember to bundle up out there! Please check on elderly neighbors as they are unable to clear snow or ice from their stairs. Most importantly, dress in layers….the cold weather is going stick around for a bit!!