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Michelle Phipps-Evans

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St. Francis Xavier Church Remains True to its Mission

Ward 7 resident Joel Nash-Lebeau walked among the flowers and shrubbery at a recent garden tour, hosted by the Hillcrest Community Civic Association. It's hard to imagine that eight years ago, she and her son fled from New Orleans because of Hurricane Katrina.

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Program Offers Youth a Global View

Before Angel Gaston decided to attend Howard University this fall, she wanted to study subjects she hadn’t considered before, for a career she didn’t even think was possible.

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Howard U. Plants Gardens for Children

Dozens of District families with school-age children participated in the second annual My Garden project, and received a free garden courtesy of Howard’s College of Medicine in Northwest. The program provided families gardens that will teach children healthy eating habits and the joy of watching vegetables grow.