Alvin Ailey Dance Theater Comes to Kennedy Center

Led by Artistic Director Robert Battle, "America's cultural ambassador to the world" returns for its annual engagement for more … [read more]

Art Soiree

Tom Toles doesn’t mince words; he doesn’t have to. The Pulitzer Prize winning editorial cartoonist for The Washington Post takes on social … [read more]

Living Well With True GRIT™

Looking for a program that will boost your strength and help you get fit faster? Check out the new eight week high-intensity interval training (HIIT) … [read more]

Friendship Heights Could Be The Place You Call Home

If you want a keen place to hang your hat, be close to where the action is, and at the same time get the kids educated to the hilt, then think of … [read more]

Carl Bretzke's Landscapes at Susan Calloway Feb....

From February 6 to March 7, 2015, visit Susan Calloway Fine Arts Gallery for a mini vacation with painter Carl Bretzke.. Opening reception is February … [read more]

Three Day Rule

Dating in DC is difficult – just ask around. Forget waiting for the “You’ve Got Mail” fairytale days of the past.  Forget … [read more]

On The Look Out

by Watched Pot

Living Well With True GRIT™

Looking for a program that will boost your strength and help you get fit faster? Check out the new eight week high-intensity interval training (HIIT) program taught in a group setting with a … [read more]

Georgetown Current

by The Georgetown Current

Historic Dumbarton Street Home Altered Without Permit Review

By Elizabeth WienerCurrent Staff WriterThe chimney and rooftop balustrade are gone, multipaned windows removed, a Colonial Revival front entrance altered beyond recognition, and handsome red brick … [read more]

Community Palette

by Peter Rosenstein

'Talking Transition DC Town Meeting': A Waste of Money

Last Saturday a number of groups I respect including the National Institute for Civil Discourse, DC Vote, DC Working Families, and the Urban Institute got together and using foundation funding hosted … [read more]

In The Know

by The Scoop

TTR Sotheby's International Realty to List Historic Fillmore School

George Washington University (GWU) reported Wednesday that TTR Sotheby’s International Realty will serve as the exclusive listing agent for the former Corcoran College’s Fillmore building, … [read more]

Stir It Up

by Mixing Bowl

Frank Hallam Day's 'Shrines' at Addison Ripley Fine Art Now

Shot in Burma (Myanmar) and Thailand, the photographs Frank Hallam Day selected for his "Shrines" exhibition, now through January 24, 2015 at Addison Ripley Fine Art, describe a sacred and … [read more]

Do It Now! New Years Resolutions Really Work

The GOOD news: According to the author of a study published in the Journal of Clinical Psychology, "You are ten times more likely to change by making a New Year's resolution." The study … [read more]

Get There Now

by Blue Plate

Chef Simone is Coming to Georgetown

Via Umbria is starting off the New Year with Simone Proietti-Pesci, Italian Chef/Owner of Le Delizie del Borgo in Bevagna, Italy.Simone's restaurant, nestled in a corner on one of the medieval … [read more]

Page's Turn

by Page Evans

A Clean Sweep for the New Year

A few weeks ago, the Christmas tree sparkled with twinkling lights and glitter in our living rooms. Today, the Christmas tree has, literally, been kicked to the curb. Dogs sniff and pee on it, … [read more]

Hollywood on the Potomac

by Janet Donovan

Art Soiree

Tom Toles doesn’t mince words; he doesn’t have to. The Pulitzer Prize winning editorial cartoonist for The Washington Post takes on social and political issues with … [read more]

What's Hot

by Pepper Pot

Friendship Heights Could Be The Place You Call Home

If you want a keen place to hang your hat, be close to where the action is, and at the same time get the kids educated to the hilt, then think of Friendship Heights (Chevy Chase). Beasley Real … [read more]

A La Carte

by Judith Beermann

Savannah Cupcake Owner Debuts Cookbook

The owner of the gourmet cupcake company, Savannah Cupcake has launched her first cookbook. When Bambi Frazier, Savannah, Georgia reporter and television news anchor turned business owner and Better … [read more]

New Year's Resolutions and Mistakes

I might break my only New Year’s resolution: To make no New Year’s resolutions this year.  I make them perennially, and sometimes even keep them but this year I resolved to wing it.A … [read more]

Main Dish

by Beth Solomon

Federal, D.C. Officials Recognize MLK, Jr. at IMPACT Event

D.C. Mayor Murial Bowser joined federal officials including Interior Secretary Sally Jewell and Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson at a series of weekend events honoring Martin Luther King, Jr., … [read more]

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Erica — Glad to hear the Commission chair Ron Lewis has expressed some concern about the lighting. I would echo Anonymous' concerns. The light should not … [read more]
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