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D.C. Launches Infrastructure Academy

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser and numerous utility and government officials came together Tuesday for the signing of an agreement that formally launches the DC Infrastructure Academy, which is expected to bring the city a multitude of infrastructure-related workforce development activities. [read more…]

Linda (left), a resident of Bel Air, Maryland, and Rhea Marshall (right) of Upper Marlboro volunteer with Exelon and We Are Family to deliver food to elderly residents in northwest D.C. on May 20. (Shevry Lassiter/The Washington Informer)

Feeding the DMV’s Seniors

We Are Family, an area senior-citizen outreach network, delivered groceries over the weekend to the region’s seniors, with the help of a $25,000 grant from Exelon and food donated by the Capital Area Food Bank and the Commodity Supplemental Food Program. [read more…]