The Revolving Door

There’s a reason Americans are sicker than they should be, poorer than they ought to be and less safe than they deserve to be.  That … [read more]

Film on Avicii at House of Sweden April 22nd

In conjunction with the exhibition The Creative Nation: Swedish Tech and Innovation, currently on display in House of Sweden, there will be a showing … [read more]

SCHEDULE: Georgetown French Market April 27-29

The Georgetown French Market, one of the District's most anticipated shopping weekends, marks the triumphant return of the spring season. … [read more]

Arturo Sandoval Live at Blues Alley May 10-13

Ten-time Grammy winning Latin Jazz legend, Arturo Sandoval will be performing live at Blues Alley May 10 through May 13, 2018. Granted political … [read more]

Georgetown University Honors Anne Marie Becraft

On April 18, 2017, Georgetown University renamed Remembrance Hall (formerly McSherry Hall) after Anne Marie Becraft, a free woman of color who founded … [read more]

An Evening of Classical Music at the French Embassy...

The International Club of DC and the Russian Chamber Arts Society invite you to the Embassy of France for a delightful evening of classical music on … [read more]

A La Carte

by Judith Beermann

The Spirit of No. 209 Gin

By Friday afternoon I was learning all about Dutch courage and genever and single-sourced Italian juniper over cocktails at Ris, thanks to Peter Abrahams and a chance encounter at Ace Beverage Fine … [read more]

Get There Now

by Blue Plate

Sneak Peek at The Georgetown House Tour

Got your tickets yet? The 87th Annual Georgetown House Tour is Saturday, April 28th from 11:00 am-5:00 pm.  This year’s 8 homes include many owned by accomplished female entrepreneurs, … [read more]

Create and Curate

by Kristen Coffield

Do You Need a Kitchen Intervention?

Diets don’t work, willpower eludes you, and behavior patterns related to food do not support the life you want to live. Sound familiar? You are not alone. The kitchen is the most important … [read more]

Rothman At-Large

by David H. Rothman

Ten Ways Trump Jeopardizes Even His Fellow Billionaires' Wealth

Ouch. If you own stocks, how did you feel when Wall Street suffered its worst week in two years? The S&P dropped six percent. Donald Trump had been pestering the media to report more on the … [read more]

Community Palette

by Peter Rosenstein

Re-elect D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine

Karl Racine kicked off his reelection campaign this week. In 2014, the voters of the District of Columbia elected him as their first independent attorney general. It is now overwhelmingly clear they … [read more]

Hollywood on the Potomac

by Janet Donovan

The Revolving Door

There’s a reason Americans are sicker than they should be, poorer than they ought to be and less safe than they deserve to be.  That was the theme of Big Money Agenda:Democracy on the … [read more]

Amuse Bouche

by Tasting Spoon

Georgetown University Honors Anne Marie Becraft

On April 18, 2017, Georgetown University renamed Remembrance Hall (formerly McSherry Hall) after Anne Marie Becraft, a free woman of color who founded one of the first schools for black girls in … [read more]

Tai Chi's Breathtaking & Bewildering Body & Brain Benefits

When a study found tai chi increased bone mass and muscle strength, I had to learn more. Was everything scientifically established so far about improving bone and muscle unnecessary? No protein? No … [read more]

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