by Matthew Rabinowitz “When I was a child, I heard lots of American music and American movies. This is America; everything’s so surprising. I couldn’t even imagine being here,” Tact Hirose, the leader of the Japanese band Kiwi and...
by Maia, James and Khloe, 1st grade, Sheridan School The play took place underwater in a Mervillage called Mermania.  The story was about three determined scuba divers named Bonnie, Manny and Jack, who want to explore the abyssal zone.  On...
The Georgetown House Tour boasts another Spring Saturday full of beautiful landscapes, plush gardens and unique architecture… all in one of DC’s most historic neighborhoods. Taking place on Saturday, April 27th, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., this 88th...
by Dani Rizzo, Digital Director, Humane Rescue Alliance Meet Mr. Wiggles! This 7-year-old pup came to the Humane Rescue Alliance from Fort Worth, Texas, as part of HRA’s transport program and is ready for a new life here in the...
by Katherine Rivard Pop culture has created the illusion that the LGBTQ community is universally welcomed and celebrated. Moonlight, a film portraying the life of a young, gay black man in Miami, received the 2017 Academy Award for Best Picture....
by Ms. Lisa Tomasi-Carr’s Maret First Grade Class This week in technology class we are working on coding efficiently. We started with a robot and four blocks. Our goal was to have the robot touch each block once and knock...
by Sheridan School 8th graders  The Sheridan Owls celebrated Spirit Week March 18-22 with fun dress up days like Pajama Day, Wacky Day, and Class Color Day.    On Friday April 5, the 7th and 8th graders hosted a dance in...
by Dani Rizzo, Digital Director, Humane Rescue Alliance This athletic pup is ready to slam DUNKIN his way into your heart! Two-year-old Dunkin came to the Humane Rescue Alliance as a stray, scared and shutdown. After just a few...
by Amy Woolsey When the lights go down, Kashayna Johnson shines. The Petworth-based actress has performed at venues ranging from the opulent Kennedy Center to the intimate Anacostia Playhouse, but she still experiences the final moments before a show starts...
Eight young drivers, ranging in age from 12-17 years old from across the United States, competed for one of four open slots on NASCAR’s Drive for Diversity Development Team, which develops drivers for NASCAR’s professional racing series. Among those...

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