Washington International School On a hot Monday afternoon, the day before the eighth grade moving-up ceremony, 11 Washington International School eighth-graders traveled to the National Arboretum in Northeast. They weren’t studying trees or smelling flowers. They were taking photos. This was...
Meet Bella! This one year-old lady is waiting for her adopter to come scoop her up! She came to the Humane Rescue Alliance when her owners moved and could not take Bella with them. She is a terrific dog and...
By the Humane Rescue Alliance Meet Rumple! This little guy came to the Humane Rescue Alliance looking more like a sheep than a dog, as his coat had become completely overgrown and matted prior to his arrival. After an extended grooming...
Two graduates of Northwest schools are among this year’s U.S. Presidential Scholars — one of the nation’s most prestigious honors for high school seniors. Kira Medish of National Cathedral School and John Nugent of School Without Walls High School were...
The Parks at Walter Reed will hold a Holiday Reflection and Tree Lighting from 4 to 6 p.m. on Saturday to celebrate the holidays and commemorate the former Army medical center’s history, according to a news release. The event —...
British International School of Washington This weekend the highly anticipated British International School of Washington Lock-in will be held. The event starts at 6:30 p.m. on Friday and goes until 9 a.m. on Saturday morning. During this time period students...
A new mural is coming to Tenleytown as early as this month, dressing up the Han Cleaners building with a depiction of the neighborhood’s rich history. The project at 4425 Wisconsin Ave. NW comes from a $36,760 grant from...
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...
British International School of Washington Students at our school met on Nov. 29 with their teachers to discuss their Personal Success Plans for this academic year. These meetings, similar to a conference, provide an opportunity for teachers and students to...
“The Power of Color,” reads the title on the front page of an issue of Ebony Magazine from 1995. The magazine, along with hundreds of other Ebony Magazine covers that span the last 50 years, adorn the walls at the...

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