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Smithsonian Features TransAfrica For Talk On MLK

The Smithsonian’s Anacostia Community Museum is hosting the president of the human rights group TransAfrica for the museum’s annual program honoring the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy.

01/14/2014

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African Women Artists Featured At Anacostia Museum

The African bead art of ndwango from a South African all-women artists’ community is being showcased at the Smithsonian’s Anacostia Community Museum.

12/23/2013

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3-Year-Old Girl Among 3 Shot

Metropolitan police say a 3-year-old girl was among three people who were shot on a street corner in Anacostia.

08/21/2012

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Osprey Nest On Crane Stops Work On D.C. Park Bridge

Ospreys that built a nest on a construction crane have stopped work on a bridge along Washington’s Anacostia Riverwalk.

05/09/2011

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Group Seeks Increase In Southeast D.C. Bike Riding

The Washington Area Bicyclist Association is starting a new program to increase bicycle riding in Anacostia and other neighborhoods east of the Anacostia River.

03/21/2011