More than 100 children descended on the Cleveland Park business district on a recent Saturday morning, eagerly awaiting buyers for the products they’d spent months devising, making and marketing. Customers who strolled through the white tents at the Acton Children’s...
Meet Cody! This black-and-white beauty is the friendliest of cats and is very easily handled. Humane Rescue Alliance staff and volunteers describe her as the perfect personal assistant who is curious and loves to help her human with any...
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 Katherine Rivard Washington is filled with two types of people: those committed to preserving history at the  incredible museums and universities, and the many politicians and policy wonks, excited to shape the nation’s future. This same mix of...
by Dani Rizzo, Digital Director, Humane Rescue Alliance Two-month-old Kyle is pure puppy love! This playful pup came to the Humane Rescue Alliance in April as part of a transport from Mississippi. Since then, our animal care and medical...
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...
Sheridan kindergarteners test sleds on a ramp By Sheridan Kindergarteners In kindergarten, we are using little sleds we made to test how far and how fast different materials go down a ramp. First, we built our sleds. We worked with a...
Mr. Magic is super sweet and can’t wait to find a lap where he can rest his rather large head! This big guy loves to be around people, especially when he’s getting all the attention he deserves. At 5 years...
By Anying Guo The holiday season is adorned with theatrical traditions, but there’s nothing quite like Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” the timeless tale of the redemption of Ebenezer Scrooge. Ford’s Theatre has produced the play annually during the holiday...
The Palisades might not be the first place that comes to mind when thinking of locations to shoot a movie, but for Shoshana Rosenbaum, it provided a supportive environment to film her narrative short, “Hide and Seek.” Rosenbaum’s nine-minute movie,...

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