British International School of Washington One of the exciting upcoming events at the British International School of Washington is our yearly participation in the Global Issues Network Conferences. On March 12 and 13, students will be attending the conference, which...
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...
Meet Sparklie! This little lady is 12 years old and looking for her forever home. As a senior, she is laid back and likes to relax, so a home without children under 12 would be best. Sparklie’s adopter should...
As December descends on D.C. and wreaths, fairy lights and tinsel appear on city streets, international organizations are hosting holiday markets offering local wares, authentic dishes and plenty of mulled wine. The Swedish Women’s Educational Association held a Christmas market...
By Sophie Mindes “I am an island. Understand me and leave.” This is how Cuban-born artist Zilia Sánchez describes herself and her current exhibition, now on display at the Phillips Collection. The exhibition, entitled “Soy Isla (I am an...
by Dani Rizzo, Digital Director, Humane Rescue Alliance Meet Mr. Wiggles! This 7-year-old pup came to the Humane Rescue Alliance from Fort Worth, Texas, as part of HRA’s transport program and is ready for a new life here in the...
Lafayette Elementary School On the first day of school at Lafayette, students poured into the schoolyard, both excited and afraid to look up at the sky. Principal Broquard had already made two announcements preparing us to line up and exit...
Blessed Sacrament School On April 13, Blessed Sacrament had a middle school dance and invited five other middle schools to join. It went from 7:30 to 10 p.m., so everyone was tired afterwards. It started off like every other school dance,...
by Sheridan School’s 8th Grade Art Class Recently at Sheridan School, the eighth graders have been working on picture book projects. The goal of this project is for partnerships to produce a simple book, illustrated and written by students, that...
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...

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