Forest Hills Connection || News and Life in Our DC Neighborhood https://www.foresthillsconnection.com Covering Forest Hills, Van Ness, North Cleveland Park and Wakefield Sun, 12 Jul 2020 21:45:38 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3.4 https://i1.wp.com/www.foresthillsconnection.com/site2/wp-content/upLoadImage2012/ForestHillsFAVIcon.png?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 Forest Hills Connection || News and Life in Our DC Neighborhood https://www.foresthillsconnection.com 32 32 96267311 A window on the work being done for the homeless couple at Van Ness https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/a-window-on-the-work-being-done-for-the-homeless-couple-at-van-ness/ https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/a-window-on-the-work-being-done-for-the-homeless-couple-at-van-ness/#comments Mon, 13 Jul 2020 13:00:27 +0000 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/?p=35857 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/a-window-on-the-work-being-done-for-the-homeless-couple-at-van-ness/feed/ 1 35857 Advisory Neighborhood Commissions: What they are, and how you can serve https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/advisory-neighborhood-commissions-heres-why-and-how-you-should-run/ https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/advisory-neighborhood-commissions-heres-why-and-how-you-should-run/#comments Thu, 09 Jul 2020 15:00:23 +0000 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/?p=35780 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/advisory-neighborhood-commissions-heres-why-and-how-you-should-run/feed/ 3 35780 What it’s like at the reopened Politics and Prose https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/what-its-like-at-the-reopened-politics-and-prose/ https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/what-its-like-at-the-reopened-politics-and-prose/#respond Thu, 09 Jul 2020 13:00:36 +0000 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/?p=35827 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/what-its-like-at-the-reopened-politics-and-prose/feed/ 0 35827 What Monday night’s storms did to Soapstone Creek https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/what-monday-nights-storms-did-to-soapstone-creek/ https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/what-monday-nights-storms-did-to-soapstone-creek/#comments Wed, 08 Jul 2020 13:32:17 +0000 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/?p=35810 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/what-monday-nights-storms-did-to-soapstone-creek/feed/ 4 35810 Practice “socially-distant stewardship” at Melvin C Hazen Park bamboo cleanups this month https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/practice-socially-distant-stewardship-at-melvin-c-hazen-park-bamboo-cleanups-this-month/ https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/practice-socially-distant-stewardship-at-melvin-c-hazen-park-bamboo-cleanups-this-month/#respond Tue, 07 Jul 2020 14:00:00 +0000 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/?p=35785 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/practice-socially-distant-stewardship-at-melvin-c-hazen-park-bamboo-cleanups-this-month/feed/ 0 35785 Our young trees are hot and thirsty. Help them survive the summer by offering them a drink https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/our-young-trees-are-hot-and-thirsty-help-them-survive-the-summer-by-offering-them-a-drink/ https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/our-young-trees-are-hot-and-thirsty-help-them-survive-the-summer-by-offering-them-a-drink/#respond Tue, 07 Jul 2020 13:00:47 +0000 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/?p=35791 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/our-young-trees-are-hot-and-thirsty-help-them-survive-the-summer-by-offering-them-a-drink/feed/ 0 35791 The Van Ness Days Inn is no longer a DC Covid-19 quarantine site https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/the-van-ness-days-inn-is-no-longer-a-dc-covid-19-quarantine-site/ https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/the-van-ness-days-inn-is-no-longer-a-dc-covid-19-quarantine-site/#comments Mon, 06 Jul 2020 13:00:54 +0000 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/?p=35774 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/the-van-ness-days-inn-is-no-longer-a-dc-covid-19-quarantine-site/feed/ 1 35774 Rock Creek trail tales: Taking a stroll with some real turkeys; Quick work clearing a downed tree https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/rock-creek-trail-tales-taking-a-stroll-with-some-real-turkeys-quick-work-clearing-a-downed-tree/ https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/rock-creek-trail-tales-taking-a-stroll-with-some-real-turkeys-quick-work-clearing-a-downed-tree/#comments Fri, 03 Jul 2020 14:05:50 +0000 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/?p=35747 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/rock-creek-trail-tales-taking-a-stroll-with-some-real-turkeys-quick-work-clearing-a-downed-tree/feed/ 4 35747 DDOT considering Davenport, Chesapeake and Yuma in “slow streets” expansion https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/ddot-considering-davenport-chesapeake-and-yuma-in-slow-streets-expansion/ https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/ddot-considering-davenport-chesapeake-and-yuma-in-slow-streets-expansion/#comments Fri, 03 Jul 2020 13:00:05 +0000 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/?p=35749 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/ddot-considering-davenport-chesapeake-and-yuma-in-slow-streets-expansion/feed/ 13 35749 Rosemary Bistro now open; Calvert Woodley reopens https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/new-forest-hills-restaurant-opening-july-8th-calvert-woodley-reopening-july-6th-shop-and-eat-local-on-july-4th/ https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/new-forest-hills-restaurant-opening-july-8th-calvert-woodley-reopening-july-6th-shop-and-eat-local-on-july-4th/#respond Thu, 02 Jul 2020 13:00:16 +0000 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/?p=35717 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/new-forest-hills-restaurant-opening-july-8th-calvert-woodley-reopening-july-6th-shop-and-eat-local-on-july-4th/feed/ 0 35717 Neighborhood in the News: UDC’s vigil for Black lives; Sidwell property’s slavery history; Support for changing Wilson High’s name https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/neighborhood-in-the-news-udcs-vigil-for-black-lives-sidwell-propertys-slavery-history-support-for-changing-wilson-highs-name/ https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/neighborhood-in-the-news-udcs-vigil-for-black-lives-sidwell-propertys-slavery-history-support-for-changing-wilson-highs-name/#comments Wed, 01 Jul 2020 13:00:35 +0000 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/?p=35420 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/neighborhood-in-the-news-udcs-vigil-for-black-lives-sidwell-propertys-slavery-history-support-for-changing-wilson-highs-name/feed/ 1 35420 More on DC’s new “Slow Streets:” DDOT engineer explains purpose, criteria, laws on pedestrians on the street https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/more-on-dcs-new-slow-streets-ddot-engineer-explains-purpose-criteria-laws-on-pedestrians-on-the-street/ https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/more-on-dcs-new-slow-streets-ddot-engineer-explains-purpose-criteria-laws-on-pedestrians-on-the-street/#comments Mon, 29 Jun 2020 13:00:05 +0000 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/?p=35675 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/more-on-dcs-new-slow-streets-ddot-engineer-explains-purpose-criteria-laws-on-pedestrians-on-the-street/feed/ 3 35675 Backyard Nature: Meeting the mallard family and sneaking up on frogs in Linnean Stream https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/backyard-nature-meeting-the-mallard-family-and-sneaking-up-on-frogs-in-linnean-stream/ https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/backyard-nature-meeting-the-mallard-family-and-sneaking-up-on-frogs-in-linnean-stream/#comments Fri, 26 Jun 2020 14:00:37 +0000 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/?p=35658 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/backyard-nature-meeting-the-mallard-family-and-sneaking-up-on-frogs-in-linnean-stream/feed/ 2 35658 Updated: UDC is inviting us to a June 27 candlelight vigil for Black lives lost to police violence and white supremacy https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/udc-is-inviting-us-to-a-june-27-candlelight-vigil-for-black-lives-lost-to-police-violence-and-white-supremacy/ https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/udc-is-inviting-us-to-a-june-27-candlelight-vigil-for-black-lives-lost-to-police-violence-and-white-supremacy/#respond Fri, 26 Jun 2020 13:00:07 +0000 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/?p=35665 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/udc-is-inviting-us-to-a-june-27-candlelight-vigil-for-black-lives-lost-to-police-violence-and-white-supremacy/feed/ 0 35665 Not a restaurant reopening, but a new opening: Viet Chopsticks now welcoming customers in Van Ness https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/not-a-restaurant-reopening-but-a-new-opening-viet-chopsticks-now-welcoming-customers-in-van-ness/ https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/not-a-restaurant-reopening-but-a-new-opening-viet-chopsticks-now-welcoming-customers-in-van-ness/#respond Thu, 25 Jun 2020 13:00:51 +0000 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/?p=35638 https://www.foresthillsconnection.com/news/not-a-restaurant-reopening-but-a-new-opening-viet-chopsticks-now-welcoming-customers-in-van-ness/feed/ 0 35638