Meet Betty! Betty is a curious, active and playful young lady who would love to have a playdate with you. She has lived with adults and young children, and even with other cats, but would prefer to be the...
British International School of Washington On Sept. 25, our school welcomed representatives from the Real World Challenge, an elite STEM competition that includes young adults from all around the world. The representatives explained how the competition consists of three levels —...
To celebrate Black History Month, the National Park Service is inviting residents and others to experience African American history and stories in Washington, D.C by visiting and touring the homes of Frederick Douglass, Carter G. Woodson and Mary McLeod...
Blessed Sacrament School Every year, the fourth-graders of Blessed Sacrament School take a field trip to the Chesapeake Bay to learn hands-on about the bay and spend the day there. This year, our fourth-graders went to the bay in the...
By ELLIDA PARKER AND MAYA WILSON Wilson Beacon (Wilson High Newspaper) Principal Kimberly Martin remembers eagerly awaiting the first day of school in 2015. She was new to Wilson and was thrilled by the prospect of working in a diverse community...
The Parks at Walter Reed will hold a Holiday Reflection and Tree Lighting from 4 to 6 p.m. on Saturday to celebrate the holidays and commemorate the former Army medical center’s history, according to a news release. The event —...
By JASON WILLIAMS In a town where long-standing institutions are increasingly contouring themselves to contemporary audiences, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater returned to Washington to present new works that remain true to the company’s roots. On Feb. 6, the John F....
By the Humane Rescue Alliance Peak is a very handsome, laid-back and mellow boy who is looking for his forever home. From a shelter in Birmingham, Ala., this Southern gentleman is 3 years old with deep brown eyes, a golden...
The Junior League of Washington, a nonprofit focused on women’s empowerment, will host its Holiday Shops fundraiser on Saturday and Sunday in Dock 5 at Union Market, 1309 5th St. NE. More than 70 merchants will participate in the...
British International School On March 23, Year 11 and 12 students from the British International School went to a Brady campaign event in downtown D.C. at the Senate Hart building. The Brady campaign is a long-standing gun control group that seeks...

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