The District of Columbia’s first-ever ALDI grocery store, 901 17th St., N.E., opened on Nov 10. As shown here at the ribbon cutting: Jeffey C. Baehr, VP, Fredericksburg Division, ALDI, Kwami Brown, chairman, DC City Council, Councilman Tommy Wells; Allstair Hinds, new store manager; Councilman Harry Thomas Jr., and Kevin Besbitt Jr., celebrated as the ribbon was cut. ALDI offers high-quality products at everyday low prices and brings fresh, affordable grocery options that currently are hard to find in the Ward 5 community. At the ribbon cutting, ALDI also presented $5,000 to the ward 5 Warriors.