The Alliance Française de Washington DC will present “Marché de Noël à la Française,” a French-style Christmas market, on Saturday to celebrate the holidays and local artisans. Vendors at the market will speak both French and English and will include...
By Avery Anapol, Current Correspondent In the District and numerous other U.S. cities, decades of racial inequality have been linked to housing-related discrimination — from rules that explicitly blocked certain races from buying or renting a given property, to mortgage...
Annunciation Catholic School Seventh-grade science at Annunciation Catholic School is definitely a complex and fun subject, especially what we are currently learning. This year in science we are learning about life science/biology. While at a glance biology may not seem...
For many readers, diving into a novel is a chance for escape — an opportunity to travel to an imaginary land or a locale they’ve never seen firsthand. But fiction can also offer new insights into the more familiar. And...
Blessed Sacrament School Blessed Sacrament’s school year started with so much excitement and eagerness for the new year. The first day of school is always a day to remember. Meeting up with old friends, creating memories, unpacking new supplies, discovering who...
By Anath Hartmann  Now that Thanksgiving is over, D.C. residents can expect to soon see Christmas-tree sellers setting up camp in their neighborhoods. With so many events raising funds for charity and school functions, it’s easy to ensure that getting...
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...
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...
By the Humane Rescue Alliance Meet Colby! This good-looking 1-year-old boy is ready to be in a loving, stable home. Colby came to Humane Rescue Alliance when his owner had to move and could no longer care for him. Colby lived...
Meet Wiggly! As you can guess, Wiggly’s name says a lot about her. She is a happy, energetic young gal who can’t wait to find her forever home. Wiggly ended up at the Humane Rescue Alliance after she was found...

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