Tayla Burney of WAMU 88.5 Radio: ■ “The Ways of the Dead,” “Murder, D.C.” and “Only the Hunted Run” (“The Sully Carter Series”) by Neely Tucker: “This trio of novels represents the fiction I’ve found most authentically captures the District in...
A new mural is coming to Tenleytown as early as this month, dressing up the Han Cleaners building with a depiction of the neighborhood’s rich history. The project at 4425 Wisconsin Ave. NW comes from a $36,760 grant from...
More than 100 children descended on the Cleveland Park business district on a recent Saturday morning, eagerly awaiting buyers for the products they’d spent months devising, making and marketing. Customers who strolled through the white tents at the Acton Children’s...
Like many fourth-graders, Grace Thornton has an imaginary friend. But Thornton’s companion, Bobby the dragon, is more than a harmless illusion — he is her inescapable reality. And during the May 26 “Celebration of Youth” essay contest ceremony at Dupont...
St. Albans School will feature five festively decorated houses in the Spring Valley neighborhood as part of its 35th annual Christmas House Tour on Dec. 1 and 2. Tour hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday and 10...
The Fairmont Washington, D.C. hotel in the West End will open its outdoor ice skating rink for the season on Nov. 25, offering skating on a “winter wonderland” that will include appearances from Santa Claus. Members of the public...
Dace is an 8-year-old gentleman who cannot wait to find his new forever family! Dace came to the Humane Rescue Alliance when his family moved and they could no longer take care of him. This little guy loves people,...
Georgetown resident Skye Bork made history July 1 when she became the first-ever D.C. winner of the national Distinguished Young Women of America scholarship program. The recent National Cathedral School graduate took home $36,500 total to attend Columbia University...
The eight-day Tenley WinterFest 2017 will kick off Friday with more than 30 businesses hosting a slate of events that includes the Winter Feast restaurant week, the Yeti Scavenger Hunt and a Winter Market. Tenleytown Main Street, which organizes the...
Sanah Hutchins, 7, clutched her new plaque to her chest. Her father knelt down to her level and extended his hand, hoping to read the inscription on the front. But Hutchins held firm. “Mine!” she said. It’s easy to see why...

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