Tayla Burney of WAMU 88.5 Radio: ■ “The Ways of the Dead,” “Murder, D.C.” and “Only the Hunted Run” (“The Sully Carter Series”) by Neely Tucker: “This trio of novels represents the fiction I’ve found most authentically captures the District in...
Amid the bustle of the city, the District’s wealth of parks and trails could easily go unnoticed and become neglected. However, in recent years the city has seen a wave of activism around park conservation, with locals organizing “friends...
Susan Meehan inched down her front steps, two of her own publications tucked under her arm: “Talking to the Night” and “The Color of Truth,” each a collection of poems centered around the changes D.C. has experienced since the...
In the rapidly advancing automotive marketplace, it’s sometimes easy to lose track of clever new features that can greatly enhance the ownership experience. And at the same time, some items that sound good on paper can actually prove to...
British International School of Washington This week at the British International School of Washington marked the second full week of school after the summer break. Students arrived back with renewed spirits and exciting stories, ready to tackle the academic year...
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...
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...
Meet Bluesie. This 9-year-old girl has every right to feel blue. Her previous owners worried that it would be hard for a dog her age to walk up and down many flights of stairs in an apartment building several...
Meet Lady! This sweet girl cannot wait to find her forever home. At 13 years old, she might seem destined to be a couch potato, but she still loves to go for walks, meet new people friends and stop...
Dace is an 8-year-old gentleman who cannot wait to find his new forever family! Dace came to the Humane Rescue Alliance when his family moved and they could no longer take care of him. This little guy loves people,...

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