The InTowner
To receive free monthly notices advising of the availability of each new PDF issue, simply send an email request to and include name, postal mailing address and phone number. This information will not be shared with any other lists or entities.

Advertisement

Archive for September, 2009

September 2009 PDF

Click to download the September 2009 PDF (4,166k)

The Lost Elegance of Connecticut Avenue at N Street

Most office workers and residents making their way up and down the 1300 block of Connecticut Avenue immediately south of Dupont Circle are offered little imagination to what the block appeared like before the construction of massive apartment and office buildings built there in the 1930s, with ground floor retail. Like Dupont Circle itself, it […]

ARE THE MAYOR’S MINIONS PROMOTING A CULT OF PERSONALITY?

It goes without saying, of course, that we are 100 percent supportive of the city’s on-going program of school modernization and we are especially pleased when we see the benefits devolve to schools in the neighborhoods served by this newspaper. So it is that we don’t begrudge work that improves the environment and learning experience […]

Logan Circle ANC Approves Continuing 14th Street Arts Overlay, Seeks Additional Support; Report Emphasizes Zoning Approaches to Ensure Results

By Anthony L. Harvey A full house of community residents gathered on September 2 for an almost four-hour session of the Logan Circle Advisory Neighborhood Commission’s (ANC) regular monthly meeting. The chock full published agenda was further augmented at the start by four additional items. Issues for consideration ranged from that of the ANC’s position […]

Modernist Addition to Health Club Building Slated to Fill U Street Gap

By David Alpert* [Note: Photographs accompanying this news story in the print edition can be viewed in the full PDF copy in the Current & Back Issues Archive.] The owner of the building at 1612 U Street, NW, which currently houses Results Gym, is planning a modern addition to fill in a gap in the […]