Ward 4 Family Fun Day is this Saturday afternoon

Ward 4 Family Fun Day is this Saturday afternoon

You're invited to join Councilmember Todd for the 18th Annual Ward 4 Family Fun Day on Saturday, June 23rd from 3:00 to 5:30 PM at the Kingsbury Day School

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Join DPR for free movie nights: Black Panther at the Petworth Park

Join DPR for free movie nights: Black Panther at the Petworth Park

Join DPR at 8:30pm on the lawn area of Petworth Playground for a free showing of Black Panther. Bring a blanket, some treats (popcorn!) and drinks but leave the puppies at home (their rules).


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Talk with your neighbors at a Ward 4 gun violence summit on Saturday

Talk with your neighbors at a Ward 4 gun violence summit on Saturday

Gun violence affects every person who lives in DC in some way. Some are scared when they hear about a recent shooting close to home, some are grieving when they hear a loved one is killed. 

A group of residents and local Advisory Neighborhood Commissioners came up with the idea of bringing together the community to talk about what neighbors are feeling in a local gun violence summit on Saturday, June 23rd from 10am to 1pm at the Emery Heights Recreation Center (5701 Georgia Ave NW).

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Homestead marks their 2 year anniversary with a free party on Sunday, June 24th

Homestead marks their 2 year anniversary with a free party on Sunday, June 24th

Homestead restaurant is turning two this weekend, and they're throwing a party to celebrate -- and you're invited! With a theme of "For locals, by locals," they want Petworth area residents to come enjoy new drinks (with a two-for-one offer), boozy snow cones and tasty bites from their new catering menu.

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Featured Property: 416 Gallatin St NW

Featured Property: 416 Gallatin St NW

This week's featured property offers an unique opportunity to own a beautifully redesigned home with original details and high-end modern upgrades in Petworth! Originally built in 1927, the home at 416 Gallatin St NW offers 4 bedrooms and 3.5 bath rooms, plus a garage and a private, fenced yard! It’s offered by Marc Dosik from Help-U-Sell Realty.

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Rules of the pools... what you need to know about using DPR community pools

Rules of the pools... what you need to know about using DPR community pools

The Department of Parks and Recreation has 21 outdoor pools and 11 indoor pools, and they all have the same rules for using them, including what you can wear, what toys you can bring into the water, and what you can do while there. If you don't follow the rules, you could be asked to leave.

That happened on June 9th to a teen that one person said had been doing nothing but sitting on a lounge chair and had not attempted to go swimming.

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Councilmember’s Corner: 2019 budget wins (education, public safety & more)

Councilmember’s Corner: 2019 budget wins (education, public safety & more)

From education and recreation, to public safety, to human services, housing, infrastructure, and beyond, this budget makes the strategic investments necessary to build a thriving, safe, and inclusive District.

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MPD on the Patio returns to Slim's Diner, meet your local PSA 407 officers

MPD on the Patio returns to Slim's Diner, meet your local PSA 407 officers

The monthly get-together returns this Saturday, June 16th,  from 9am to 11am at Slim's Diner at the corner of 9th and Upshur Street NW. (Stop by on your way to the Petworth Farmers' Market!)


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Jeremiah Lowery - Petworth News interviews DC Council At-Large candidates

Jeremiah Lowery - Petworth News interviews DC Council At-Large candidates

Every year, Petworth News covers the local elections that impact our area. This year is no different, as we have At-Large and Chair positions up for election, with the primary being June 19th. To help voters know as much as possible, Petworth News is offering brief interviews with Anita Bonds, Marcus Goodwin and Jeremiah Lowery. We are not endorsing any candidate, but making information available so readers can be informed. Writer Robinson Woodward-Burns spoke with each candidate, and offers this interview with candidate Jeremiah Lowery.

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Marcus Goodwin - Petworth News interviews DC Council At-Large candidates

Marcus Goodwin - Petworth News interviews DC Council At-Large candidates

Every year, Petworth News covers the local elections that impact our area. This year is no different, as we have At-Large and Chair positions up for election, with the primary being June 19th. To help voters know as much as possible, Petworth News is offering brief interviews with Anita Bonds, Marcus Goodwin and Jeremiah Lowery. We are not endorsing any candidate, but making information available so readers can be informed. Writer Robinson Woodward-Burns spoke with each candidate, and offers this interview with candidate Marcus Goodwin.

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Anita Bonds - Petworth News interviews DC Council At-Large candidates

Anita Bonds - Petworth News interviews DC Council At-Large candidates

Every year, Petworth News covers the local elections that impact our area. This year is no different, as we have At-Large and Chair positions up for election, with the primary being June 19th. To help voters know as much as possible, Petworth News is offering brief interviews with Anita Bonds, Marcus Goodwin and Jeremiah Lowery. We are not endorsing any candidate, but making information available so readers can be informed. Writer Robinson Woodward-Burns spoke with each candidate, and offers this interview with Councilmember and candidate Anita Bonds.

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Featured Property: 16th Street Heights smart home

Featured Property: 16th Street Heights smart home

16th Street Heights is known for beautiful homes, and this 1923 rowhouse located at 5421 13th St NW certainly fits that description. It's being offered by Ryan DaSilva from Compass Realty.

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