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Cave diving, microbes, and slime: A love story

Why We Wrote This Most of life on Earth goes unseen. It’s too small, out of view, or simply overlooked by humans. So scientists like Jennifer Macalady work to bring it to light. This story is part of “Beyond the Microscope,” an occasional series on the people and stories driving discovery.

DCHFA Finances Third Affordable Apartment Community of the Month in Ward 7‘s Deanwood

WASHINGTON, D.C., Feb. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The (DCHFA) completes its third transaction of February by financing the construction of 1100 Eastern Avenue Apartments, 63 affordable apartments in Ward 7. DCHFA issued $13.9 million in tax exempt bonds and underwrote $9.8 million in low income housing tax credit (LIHTC) equity. “The Deanwood neighborhood is seeing a great deal of […]

Sixers ticket prices to increase for 2020-21 season

Just a few short years ago, it seemed like people couldn‘t give their Sixers tickets away fast enough. Now, however, the Sixers are in the midst of a 120-game home sellout streak and have one of the longest waiting lists for season tickets in the NBA, with more than 16,000 fans trying to get their hands on them. That tends […]