Annunciation Catholic School Over the years, the eighth-graders have been participating in a buddy system with the Pre-K 4s at Annunciation Catholic School. Eighth-grade students have Pre-Kers whom they watch and participate in activities with. While bonding with their buddies,...
After seeing the devastation of Hurricane Maria, local sixth-grader Javier Llano-Cruz wanted to help. And with the assistance of his family, his Oyster-Adams Bilingual School classmates, private donations and even the toy industry, Llano-Cruz got to help make Christmas...
Throughout the holiday season, Washington Improv Theater’s “Seasonal Disorder” performances are keeping audience members on their feet with a brand-new show every night, each offering comedy, catchy tunes and unexpected plot twists. People are drawn into the unpredictability of the...
Chevy Chase residents are invited to attend two community holiday events this year, as a way to meet neighbors and get in the spirit of the season. Marelise Voss is hosting the third annual Chevy Chase caroling event this Sunday,...
Annunciation Catholic School Recently in the sixth-grade language arts class, we have been reading the book “Wonder” by R.J. Pacalcio. It focuses on a boy who has Treacher Collins syndrome and his experiences in school. The book has eight parts...
Meet Bruno! If you have been looking for the consummate “lap dog,” Bruno is it! This 11-year-old with a sweet personality cannot wait to find a warm human to cuddle with. While small and “senior,” Bruno is still active...
Historic houses around the District are lighting up their Christmas trees, putting out poinsettias and proudly displaying their seasonal exhibits as December brings in the holidays this year. In several local properties showcasing more than 100 years of history, the...
By Harriet Edleson When interior designer Susan Nelson created a holiday display for the Light Up The Season benefit for Children’s National Health System, she worked with a teen patient whose favorite animal was a cheetah and who dreamed of...
Sometimes, holiday shopping can feel like a trip to the dentist: boring, tiresome and unreasonably expensive. But fear not — the District has a festive antidote to any such seasonal gift fatigue: holiday markets with vendors offering quirky, locally...
British International School of Washington This week the Year 12 class has been making the final preparations for its long-awaited winter festival. This occasion is a unique opportunity that brings together students of all ages. The event will include a...

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