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We Cannot Afford to Get This Wrong

How Mayor Bowser and the District Council respond to the economic crisis in the weeks ahead will shape the long-term path towards D.C.’s prosperity...

Facing a Two-Front Crisis

The District is facing a two-front exigent crisis. At one front, a health crisis with the potential to cripple the city’s health system, with...

Taking Earth Day to Heart

The spring, the summer, The childing autumn, angry winter, change Their wonted liveries, and the mazèd world, By their increase, now knows not which is which — “A...

COVID-19 by the Numbers: How Bad Is It?

The number of known positive cases is growing everywhere. But the determining factors in the severity of the disease are the number and percentage of deaths.

A Chat With Dr. Tousimis

FOR THE PIONEERING PHYSICIAN, THE ROAD TO HAPPINESS IS PAVED WITH PEACE, PASSION AND PURPOSE On paper, Dr. Eleni Tousimis is an intimidating figure. An award-winning...

Ward 2 Debate: Evans Wants Second Chance, Gets Boos

Jack Evans participated in the March 5 forum alongside eight other candidates, all vying for the Ward 2 Council seat he resigned in January.

Super Tuesday Was a Real ‘Horse Race’ After All

What's Left After Biden's Stunning Super Tuesday Wins? Super Tuesday — March 3, when 14 states held their Democratic primary elections for President of the...

Georgetowners of the Year: 2019 

This year’s group: a woman who is much more than a top real estate agent; a publicist all the utilities know well; and a church marking 225 years as a source of societal strength and spiritual nourishment.

Jack Evans Saga Plays Alongside the Trump Show

That old saying and song — “All politics is local” — continued to play in Washington this week,  as the story of the political...

Giving Thanks for the Small Moments

Maybe, instead of tabulating what we have, we should catch up on the unexpected times that came upon us, full of shock and surprise, of the ambushes of daily life made unforgettable.