Tag: Muriel Bowser

Northeast / Washington DC - 6 months ago

Bowser: ‘State of the District is Strong’

With pep in her step and a wide grin on her face, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser approached the podium Monday to deliver her fifth State of the District address with a distinct purpose in mind. D.C. mayors have traditionally used the address to outlining...

Northeast / Washington DC - 8 months ago

MLK Parade Undeterred by Frigid Weather

Freezing temperatures and stiff winds didn’t sway the spirits of a multiracial caravan that came down Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue in Southeast on Monday to celebrate the federal holiday of the famed civil rights leader who would have turned 90 th...

Northeast / Washington DC - 9 months ago

D.C. Debates Early 2020 Primary

If the longest-tenured member of the D.C. Council has his way, the city’s 2020 primary election won’t be in June, but earlier in the year. Councilman Jack Evans (D-Ward 2), who serves as the D.C. Democratic State Committee’s national committeeman a...

Northeast / Washington DC - 9 months ago

Bowser Touts 2018 Achievements

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser recounts the progress her administration has made over the past year, which includes several initiatives from the shuttering of the timeworn D.C. General homeless shelter to the opening of the St. Elizabeths East Entertainm...

Northeast / Washington DC - 9 months ago

The Year That Was: A Look Back at 2018

JANUARY Community Celebrates, Reflects on Legacy of Dr. King People from across the DMV filled Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. in Southeast for The Washington Informer-sponsored 12th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parade & Peace Walk on Jan.15,...