Monthly Archive: May 2008

Earth Conservation Corps Chairman Bob Nixon at Anacostia National Park at Poplar Point. Currently undeveloped, the D.C. city government is considering turning the 70-acre wetland habitat into a significant new waterfront park with gardens, memorials, museums, outdoor performance areas, trails, ball fields to serve the local community and visitors. (Photo by Daryl Wallace)

The Battle for Poplar Point

District residents would never let Rock Creek Park be turned into a soccer stadium with a seven million square-foot mixed business and residential development … So, why is it about to happen on the...

NBC Universal Vice President Robert Okun, Rep. John Tanner, Larry Burton

March of Dimes Gourmet Gala

Location: National Building Museum WL SPONSORED – Photos by Tony Powell THE EVENT: Ten senators and a score of congressmen and their wives served hors d’oeuvres from their favorite recipes, often featuring their states’...

Melanne Verveer with Global Trailblazer Awardee Sheika Lubna al Qasimi

2008 Vital Voices Global Leadership Awards

Location: The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts WL SPONSORED – Photos by Tony Powell and Sharon Farmer THE EVENT: An inspirational evenings to honor women from around the globe for their...