A New Name for Homeless-Services Organization

A New Name for Homeless-Services Organization

What began life three decades ago as the Arlington Street People’s Assistance Network, or A-SPAN, has assumed a new identity: PathForward. “We developed this new brand with deep respect for our past and humble beginnings while looking ahead to an exciting future. The...
A Large Solar Farm is Pitched in Montgomery County

A Large Solar Farm is Pitched in Montgomery County

A concept application was filed last month for a large new community solar farm in Montgomery County. The Black Rock Road Solar Project, led by Distributed Solar Development, wants to create a solar farm at 16952 Black Rock Road (map). The array would be on concrete...
Seven Fun Ways to Get Out on the Water This Summer

Seven Fun Ways to Get Out on the Water This Summer

Get Up Some Speed Zip along the Potomac in a two-person catamaran—at speeds up to 25 miles an hour—on a guided tour with Monumental Boat Tours. Excursions leave from National Harbor and go either to Mount Vernon ($120 a person) or around DC’s landmarks ($150).  ...