Ward 7 Democrats celebrated the holidays on Dec. 10th by hosting their 9th annual Christmas party and children’s coat drive at The Chateau on Benning Road. This year, the coats collected went to cstudents at three elementary schools in the ward. The event was attended by local advisory neighborhood commissioners, political operatives and activists. The event was headlined by Ward 7 Councilwoman Yvette Alexander, Council Chairman Kwame Brown and Mayor Vincent C. Gray.
(L to R): Tom Brown, candidate for Ward 7 council seat and Edwin Jones, campaign treasurer. Chris L. Jenkins/The Washington Post Buy Photo