Enjoying Elements of Jazz at DC Jazz Fesival

WASHINGTON INFORMER: Hearing veteran successful jazz musicians, along with artists deserving of broader recognition, was part of the beauty of this year’s DC Jazz Festival in its 18th year. Friday evening at Eaton Hotel’s rooftop […]


Economic Development

Grants and Special Programs

Washington Informer: Wow. What a difference a year makes! Last summer we were still in the grips of COVID-19, inflation was tame and 30-year mortgage rates were around 3%. As of September 1, 2022 average […]

Hometown Sports

Local News

Maryland car seat law takes effect Saturday

WTOP: A law in Maryland about children’s car seats goes into effect Saturday. It aims to clear up some confusion about the type of car seat that should be used. “We want to keep our […]


COVID-19 vaccine may become annual, like flu shot

Maryland Matters: COVID-19 booster shots are on track to become as frequent as the annual flu shot, though high-risk people may need more than one dose per year, Biden administration officials said Tuesday. “For a […]

Upcoming Events

2022 DC Theatre Week Returns

WASHINGTON INFORMER: From Sept. 22 to Oct. 9, theater lovers can see a diverse group of performances during DC Theatre Week 2022. Coordinating this three-week event is Theatre Washington, the organizer of collaborative partnerships and programs […]

Maryland Restaurant Week returns starting Sept. 16

WTOP: On the heels of the Metropolitan Washington Restaurant Association’s annual summer restaurant week in August, the Restaurant Association of Maryland brings back Maryland Restaurant Week starting Sept. 16. The event actually runs for 10 days, running […]

Community Resources

Domestic Violence Grants Available in Prince George’s

Washington Informer: Prince George’s County Council has $500,000 available for nonprofit organizations to apply in combating one of the jurisdiction’s hardest crimes: domestic violence. It’s the council’s seventh year dispersing money for groups to use […]

Metro expands $2 flat fares for weeknight travel

If you’re looking to enjoy the local nightlife in the District, Metro is rolling out some cost-saving fares starting Monday. Metrorail’s weeknight $2 flat fare per one-way trip begins at 9:30 p.m. This adds to the […]

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