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” Returning to Work: Understanding the Rules for Clients Who Receive SSI or SSDI”

Posted on 16 Mar 2014 in | 0 comments

  The East of the River Casehandlers are hosting a free workshop by Whitman-Walker Health on the key rules that apply to Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) beneficiaries who are working or who would like to work.  The program will also cover important considerations for anyone on disability benefits who […]

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Ward 8 Democrats Inc. presents A Political Fair and Endorsement Event

Posted on 03 Mar 2014 in | 0 comments

Come, meet and hear several candidates that will impact Ward 8 residents! They include: Delegate of the UA House of Representatives Chairman of the Council Candidates At-Large Member of the Council Candidates United States Senator Candidates United States Representative Candidate DC State Committee Candidates All registered Ward 8 residents can vote! Candidates receiving 60% of […]

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Mayor Vincent C. Gray to Announce Launch of forWARD 8

Posted on 26 Feb 2014 in | 0 comments

The winning projects were created in direct response to issues identified at three Ward 8 Citizen Summits held in 2011 and 2012. The projects focus on preparing Ward 8 residents for, and connecting them to, jobs while building skills and laying the groundwork for new business development within the community. The projects support Ward 8 […]

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Poplar Point Meeting

Posted on 16 Feb 2014 in | 0 comments

  POPLAR POINT MEETING DC Water Presents Long Term Control Plan DC Water is implementing its Long Term Control Plan (LTCP) for the District’s combined sewer system.  The LTCP comprises a system of tunnels and diversion sewers for the capture of combined sewer overflows (CSOs) to Rock Creek and the Anacostia and Potomac rivers for […]

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Verbal Gymnastics Presents Kids and Family Workshops

Posted on 26 Jan 2014 in | 0 comments

Poet and playwright John Johnson hosts an interactive workshop that incorporates poetry and storytelling. Participants use their observation of community and personal experience to create a unique and original piece, unlocking the poet and wordsmith inherent in all of us. Johnson also shares some of his poetry and tips that highlight the creative spirit of […]

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