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June 2012

This issue contains: June 21 meeting announcement of the KCA Summer Dinner Party at Perrys Restaurant, and the minutes of the May 17, 2012 KCA membership meeting.

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May 2012

This issue contains: May 17 meeting announcement article, with guests DC Department of Recreation and DC Department of Government Services officials; An article on the May 5 Walter Pierce Park Archaeology Project Event; a news article on the passing of Professor Mark Mack of Howard University, the leader of the Walter Pierce Park Archaeology Project; an article on the proceedings at the DC Historic Preservation Review Board on hearings for the so-called Church-Hotel project, and the Minutes of the April 19, 2012 KCA membership meeting.

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March-April 2012

This issue contains: April 19 meeting announcement subject, A Vision for the Future of Adams Morgan; Freedom Songs May 5 Event at Walter Pierce Park; Support for Biltmore Triangle Garden article; Minutes of the March 26 KCA membership meeting; Article on the 18th Street Streetscape construction progress; and an obituary for KCA Executive Committee member Joyce A. Douglas.

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March 2012

Excerpt from March 22, 2012 meeting minutes: What the Candidates Said Contains opening and closing statements and questions and answers to all questions asked during the At-Large City Council Candidates Forum jointly hosted by KCA and The Reed Cooke Neighborhood Association.

All seven candidates participated. They are, in alphabetical order: G. Lee Aiken (SG), Mary Beatty (R), Sekou Biddle (D), E. Gail Anderson Holness (D), Vincent Orange (D), Peter Shapiro (D) and Ann Wilcox, (SG).

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February 2012

Contains meeting announcement for February 16, 2012 with Mayor Gray as guest; article on Ballot Initiative of the DC Committee to Restore Public Trust to reform campaign contribution requirements in DC; the minutes of the January 26 meeting and photos relating to presentations from that meeting.

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January 2012

Contains information on the January 26, 2012 KCA meeting, featuring aspects of Adams Morgan history, an article on likely next steps in the process for the proposed Adams Morgan Church Hotel, and an article on January being KCA dues renewal month.
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December 2011

Contains information about the KCA 2011 Holiday Party, the November 2011 meeting minutes and renewal and contribution information.
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October-November 2011

Contains November 17 meeting notice article, sinkhole on Champlain with photo, September 15 and October 25, 2011 minutes, expanded tree boxes article with photos, Marie Reed Holiday Help donation article.
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October 2011

Contains October 25 2011 meeting notice article, September 15 meeting minutes, including KCA resolution of comments on the proposed Church Hotel in Adams Morgan, a listing of factual inaccuracies in the PUD application for the Church Hotel, a listing of inconsistencies of the Church Hotel proposal with the DC Comprehensive Plan, and an article about tree box enlargement on certain streets in Adams Morgan.
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September 2011

September 15, 2011 KCA monthly meeting announcement, article on Walking Tour, Slavery to Freedom in Adams Morgan

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May-June 2011

Contains May 26 meeting article with guests Harriet Tregoning from DC Office of Planning and DC State Historic Preservation Officer David Maloney, article on June 16 Summer Dinner party at Perrys restaurant, article on Biltmore Triangle Garden featuring the late artist Patricia T. Forrester, article on the Saying Their Names event held May 7 at Pierce Park, and the minutes of the May 3, 2011 meeting.

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April-May 2011

Meeting announcement for May 3rd meeting with MPD Commander Kishter, Meeting announcement for May 26 meeting with guests Office of Planning Director Harriet Tregoning and State Historic Preservation Officer David Maloney, article on Saying Their Names event at Walter Pierce Park, May 7, minutes of the At-Large DC Council candidates forum held March 17.

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March 2011

Lead article announcing the March 2011 meeting topic, an at-large Council Candidates forum; an article by Marianne Josem on the Biltmore Triangle Garden; the minutes from the February meeting with Mayor Gray; another article urging membership renewals, and a listing of the remaining KCA meeting dates for 2011.

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February 2011

The edition includes the lead article on the February meeting featuring Mayor Vincent Gray as guest speaker; an article by Mary Belcher on the new Superintendant of Rock Creek Park, Tara Morrison; Olivier Kamandas piece about his ANC 1C-03 resident survey; an article with photos on the problematic condo conversion at 1854 Mintwood; Marty Davis piece on the role of the ANC 1C Public Services Committee; an obituary of Jeff Coudriet, and the January 2011 meeting minutes.

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January 2011

Articles include a lead article urging dues renewal; an article on the January meeting topic, a presentation on the history of the Lanier Heights section of Adams Morgan; an article on the renovation of the Sorrento Apartments by Jubilee Housing, and an article announcing the winners of the ANC 1C elections and a map showing the single member districts.

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November and December 2010

This issue contains the meeting topics notice for the November 2010 meeting; an article about the December Holiday party, and short articles on KCA membership dues and the annual KCA donation to the Marie Reed Learning Center.

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Minutes of the October 21, 2010 Kalorama Citizens Association Meeting

Includes record of remarks and Q & A with Ward One State Board of Education candidates, ANC 1C candidates and Ward One City Council candidates.

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October 2010

This issue contains the October 21 meeting notice article, with photos of ANC 1C candidates, an article about new KCA procedures, an article by Bryan Weaver on youth violence in DC, Keep It 100 On Youth Violence, an article about the DC Historic Preservation Review Boards recent action on Kalorama Park, National Recognition For Kalorama Parks African American Heritage and the minutes of the September 23 meeting.

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September 2010

Articles include September 23, 2010 meeting announcement, report on KCA Executive Committee actions over the summer of 2010, announcement of September 25, 2010 neighborhood walking tour, "From Slavery to Freedom in Adams Morgan".

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Minutes of Candidates Forum August 2010

Sponsored by KCA and the Reed-Cooke Neighborhood Association, with At-Large Council candidates Michael D. Brown, David Catania, Phil Mendelson, Darryl Moch, Clark Ray, and David Schwartzman. Also Ward One Council candidates Jim Graham, Marc Morgan, Jeff Smith and Bryan Weaver. And City Council Chairman candidates Kwame Brown and Vincent Orange.

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Special Summer (August 2010) Newsletter Edition

Announcement of Candidates Forum on 8-31-2010; Saying Their Names at Walter Pierce Park; 2nd Half of minutes of Ward One Council Debate between Jim Graham, Jeff Smith and Bryan Weaver.

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June 2010

Announcement of Summer Dinner Party, Saying Their Names Cemeteries Event, Biltmore Triangle Garden June Update, Report on Plan for Pierce Archaeology Team and National Park Service/Rock Creek to Work Cooperatively on Hillside Erosion Project, Minutes of the May 2010 meeting featuring KCA officer elections and Ward One Council Democratic Primary Candidates debate.

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May 2010
May, 2010 meeting announcement of Ward One Council Debate for Democratic primary candidates, with profiles; minutes of the April, 2010 meeting, announcement of June; 2010 Summer Dinner Party and menu.
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April 2010
April meeting announcement of guest speaker City Council Chairman and Democratic candidate for Mayor, Vincent Gray, History of Kalorama Park Revealed Through Vintage News Articles, Part II, Please Help Support Biltmore Triangle Garden, Minutes of March 2010 meeting.
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March 2010
March meeting announcement of guest speaker Leo Alexander, Democratic candidate for Mayor, History of Kalorama Park Revealed Through Vintage News Stories, Part I, Minutes of February 2010 meeting.
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February 2010
February meeting announcement of (rescheduled) appearance of 3rd District MPD Commander Jacob Kishter and Mt. Pleasant Library plans discussion with DC Public Library officials, Kalorama Park Community Garden Plots Lottery, Snow On Adams Morgan: 2010 photo essay by Mary Belcher, minutes of the January 2010 meeting.
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Sept-Oct 2007
Sept-Oct Newsletter Contains:
The passing of Larry Karr, Pierce Park Archeology Wins Mayor's prize, Adams Morgan Walking Tour, Changes At So's Your Mom, Minutes of the September, 2007 meeting.
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June 2007
Summer Party Menu at Perrys.  Minutes of the June2007 meeting.
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May 2007
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