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Join us for a community forum in search of a new DC chancellor

Good afternoon, Neighbors- On behalf of Mayor Bowser and Deputy Mayor for Education Jennifer Niles, you are invited to attend and participate in a community forum being held to gain community insight as we search for the next Chancellor of DCPS. Please find details on the forum below. Childcare and light refreshments will be available. … Continue reading

Moderator / Social Service Issues / Ward 4 / Ward 4 Businesses

Ward 4 Discount on Simple Wills and Advance Directives

Last week I introduced you to Darrell Chambers and his law firm, The Chambers Firm, LLC.  His aim is to be a go-to legal resource for residents of Brightwood and the surrounding communities.  So, with that in mind, The Chambers Firm is offering a discount on services for New Brightwoodian Blog readers. Anyone who contacts Darrell (, … Continue reading

DC Government / Emory Recreation Center / Social Service Issues / Ward 4 / Ward 4 Crime / Ward 4 News

Update on Last Week’s Community Meeting re: Emory Recreation Center

I received this email from Jasmin Benab, Ward 4 MOCR yesterday evening. I am awaiting a bit more information regarding follow-up on when the PSD will be put into place and there powers but I think DC is trying to make an effort to make Emory Recreation Center safer for our youth. Good evening, Thank … Continue reading