Foodhini, a online meal delivery service, has opened its first micro-kitchen food stall at Whole Foods Market in Foggy Bottom, featuring traditional food prepared by Syrian Chef Majed. Chef Majed is originally from Daraa, Syria, a city just south of...
by Lauren Chappell, 4th Grade Student at St. Patrick’s Episcopal Day School Grade 4 students at St. Patrick’s Episcopal Day School went on a big adventure to Chestertown, Maryland . Chestertown is on the Chester River, which is located on the eastern...
After a string of school shootings in D.C. in 2000, Hawah Kasat co-founded a local non-profit that could break the cycle of violence and build compassionate, healthy communities through the transformative power of music, arts, and peace education.  Eight...
by Dani Rizzo, Digital Director, Humane Rescue Alliance Are you looking for big love, from a little dog? If so, Misi is the pup for you! At 10 years old, Misi came to the Humane Rescue Alliance when her elderly...
And the moral of the story is… by Sheridan School students Lydia B. Kestnbaum-Cook, Ella I. Lay and Hannah S. Kubler This session during writing we focused on a small, mini-unit titled, “And The Moral of The Story Is…” We...
Maxwell Stone, an 8th grader at Alice Deal Middle School in Northwest D.C., won the 2018 Congressional App Challenge representing the District of Columbia. Stone, aged 14, created an app called “Landmarks the Spot.” Other D.C. entries came from students...
by Dani Rizzo, Digital Director, Humane Rescue Alliance Meet Rollo! On Saturday, he made the 1,400 mile journey to DC from Ft. Worth, Texas along with 23 other dogs and 26 cats through HRA’s rescue and transport program. At just...
by Easy Weissman, Sheridan School 7th-grader I believe field-trips help us visualize what we learn in class. Behind desks, it can be hard to absorb information, whereas on a field trip we can see, touch, and hear the subject being...
by Dani Rizzo, Digital Director, Humane Rescue Alliance Meet Eddie! This 3-year-old pup spent his entire life outside on the end of a chain, before coming to the Humane Rescue Alliance from Virginia. With the help of Dogs Deserve Better...
By: Elaine Bole The Palisades Citizens Association Community Fund has given a grant of $7,040 to purchase cabinets for a new Palisades History Museum to be displayed in the newly renovated Palisades Recreation Center. Committee Chairman Doug Dupin, speaking for the...

Top Stories