By the Humane Rescue Alliance Let this little guy solve the mysteries of your heart! Meet Watson, a 7-year-old pup looking to find the loyal companion that he deserves. Watson came to the Humane Rescue Alliance because his previous owner could...
Amid the bustle of the city, the District’s wealth of parks and trails could easily go unnoticed and become neglected. However, in recent years the city has seen a wave of activism around park conservation, with locals organizing “friends...
By Peter Lynch Pockets of ice rested on the still Potomac water beside the snow-lined banks on the first weekend in February, and most high school students were asleep in bed, but not the Woodrow Wilson High School Crew team....
By: Elaine Bole Frank and Arden Staroba are now in their mid-eighties and have lived in the Palisades section of D.C. for 50 years. Frank, a Yale Drama School D.F.A., moved here from his job as a theater professor at William and...
Students from the Hardy Middle School in northwest DC won the gold and silver medals and tied for bronze at American University’s third annual “Optics Olympiad,” a science fair and competition for DC middle-school students in science, technology, engineering, and...
by Dani Rizzo, Digital Director, Humane Rescue Alliance Meet Bronzite! This sweet senior may be on the older side at 10 years old, but he still has lots of love to give. Bronzite is fun, easy going, and would thrive...
Eaton Elementary School In honor of Black History Month, the Eaton Extra students asked classmates and teachers for their favorite African-American hero. Here are some of the responses: Officer Clark said, “Michelle Obama because she was a powerful first lady.” ...
The Rock Creek Conservancy has doubled its four-week RC3 youth summer initiative this year, bringing in 40 students from three D.C. high schools to work as employees of the nonprofit organization for the summer months. Since 2005, the conservancy has...
Meet Bluesie. This 9-year-old girl has every right to feel blue. Her previous owners worried that it would be hard for a dog her age to walk up and down many flights of stairs in an apartment building several...
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...

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