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D.C. Mayor to Announce New Program for Minority Boys

District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser is set to announce a new program to help black and Latino students succeed in the city’s public schools.



D.C. Mayor Bowser to Appear on ‘Meet the Press’

One of Muriel Bowser’s first appearances as mayor of Washington will be an interview on “Meet the Press.”


D.C. mayor Muriel Bowser. (Photo from Muriel Bowser)

Muriel Bowser Sworn In as D.C. Mayor, Promises ‘Fresh Start’

Muriel Bowser was sworn in Friday as the seventh elected mayor of the District of Columbia, promising to bring new energy to city government and combat growing inequality in the prosperous nation’s capital.


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D.C. Mayor-Elect Kicks Off Festivities With 5K Run

District of Columbia mayor-elect Muriel Bowser is kicking off three days of inaugural festivities with a 5K run.



Sheila E. to Headline D.C. Mayor’s Inaugural Ball

Pop singer-songwriter Sheila E. will headline the inaugural ball for Washington’s new mayor.


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Mayor-Elect Holds Meeting on Spike in D.C. Violence

A recent increase in crime led to a meeting between D.C.’s next mayor and the current police leadership Monday.


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2014 Top Stories of the Year

2014 Top Stories of the Year


D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray. (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

AP: D.C. Farm Site is Ecological Disaster

In May 2013, the mayor of the nation’s capital announced that the city would partner with a produce supplier to build what the company called “the most productive urban farm in the world.”


D.C. Councilmember Tommy Wells. (Photo from Tommy Wells)

D.C. Mayor-Elect Taps Wells for Environmental Agency

District of Columbia mayor-elect Muriel Bowser has tapped outgoing D.C. Councilmember Tommy Wells to run the city’s environmental agency.


Washington D.C. is among the finalist cities in the U.S. being considered to host the 2024 Olympic Games. (credit: Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

D.C. Mayor-Elect Addresses U.S. Olympic Committee for 2024 Bid

D.C.’s incoming mayor, Muriel Bowser, will address the U.S. Olympic Committee in California Tuesday.




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