Sometimes, holiday shopping can feel like a trip to the dentist: boring, tiresome and unreasonably expensive. But fear not — the District has a festive antidote to any such seasonal gift fatigue: holiday markets with vendors offering quirky, locally...
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...
Mondays are a drag and weekends can be too wild. Wednesday, on the other hand, is just right. While some cats prefer to be complete loners and others are completely obsessed, this girl likes giving her people just the...
For the third installment of our 2017 holiday gift guide, we’re focusing on certain categories of present recipients we haven’t yet mentioned. Are you looking to please a beverage aficionado, cosmetics fiend or baby/toddler? You’ve come to the right...
This year’s Christmas Revels production will take audience members to a holiday celebration in a small Quebec village, complete with French-Canadian folk music and dancing styles from the 19th century. The 35th annual Christmas show — which opens Saturday...
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...
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...
Meet Musa! This 8-year-old gal has had quite a story. Her life began in Puerto Rico. Three days before Hurricane Maria made landfall, her family left her with a neighbor. Musa survived the hurricane, but her family did not...
British International School of Washington On Nov. 17, seven British International School of Washington students left for the United Nations headquarters in New York. As members of school’s sustainable development goals club, these seven students were chosen to go represent...
Last week, we suggested holiday presents with D.C. connections. This week we’re doing the same — but with a focus on the offbeat. Wow friends and family with reclaimed, 100-year-old wood furniture, vintage art or a distinctly D.C. walking-tour...

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