Spend a fun-filled evening at the National Gallery of Art December 8 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm.
Tour the newly renovated East Building, enjoy magnificent works of modern art, film, networking, music by local artist and DJ Adrian Loving, and an original modern dance piece by DEVIATED THEATRE directed by Enoch Chan and choreographed by Kimmie Dobbs Chan.
Admission is free; pre-registration required. Register here.
Voters in the District voted overwhelmingly to approve the referendum to make DC the 51st state.
In Georgetown, six Advisory Neighborhood Commissioners (ANC) in Ward 2 were elected for two-year terms: Ed Solomon, Joe Gibbons, Rick Murphy, Lisa Palmer, Jim Wilcox, Monica L. Roaché, and Zachary Schroepfer. Jack Evans ran unopposed for council member.
These commissioners review all development in the historic district and all local liquor licenses. They work to improve parking and traffic; to repair streets and sidewalks; to gain a citizen voice into street closings for things like utility cuts, road races and movie filming; to increase public safety; and to recognize outstanding contributions to the community.
Complete DC election results here.
Sivan Properties has decided to sell the site of Marvelous Market and formerly Neam’s Market to a local seller.
According to Washington Business Journal, "The company has since determined that the property would be better suited in the hands of a buyer that's based in D.C. and has more familiarity with the vagaries or trying to lease or redevelop here, said Josh Feldman, vice president of investments for Marcus & Millichap's Feldman Group, which is marketing the property."
"The property has been on the market for two weeks, and we have not yet selected any buyer so the property is still available at this time."
Read more here.