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The NoMa Parks Foundation will turn the neighborhood’s underpasses into permanent art installations. [East City Art]

Whatever happened to the oddities ousted from the former Palace of Wonders? [BYT]

The National Endowment for the Arts awarded 30 D.C. nonprofit
s with more than $2.5 million in grants. [Arts Desk]

P. Diddy, a Howard drop-out, will speak at the university’s commencement ceremonies next month. [DCist]

Do you know the songs of Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller? Prove it. [Post]

Before his show at the Howard Theatre, William Fitzsimmons bares his fears that people will think all his albums sound alike. [Express]