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It’s a Special Time in Ward 8!

Posted on 04 Jan 2015 in Anacostia Event | 0 comments

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 […]

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Book Drive for Pre-K Students at Ketcham Elementary

Posted on 02 Dec 2013 in Anacostia Event, Book Drive, Building Community, Community, Ketcham Elementary School | 0 comments

Residents and friends of Anacostia have an awesome giving spirit! During the holiday season, fellow readers and book lovers are in the process of donating copies of A is for Anacostia to each Pre-K student at Ketcham Elementary School.   To be a part of the book drive,  visit and press the “Donate” button so […]

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Hello Neighbors!!

Posted on 20 Jun 2013 in Anacostia Event, Festival | 0 comments

I am an enthusiastic resident of Historic Anacostia! Right now, I am counting down to the beginning of summer and the exciting event in our neighborhood. On Saturday, June 22, 2013, a magical experience will take place in our community called LUMEN8Anacostia! It marks the beginning of an art, lights and music festival for every […]

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