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...
by Ella, Tatum, and Adrian, Sheridan School 3rd Graders Hello! Our names are Ella, Tatum, and Adrian. Right now it’s Ella talking about what we learned about New Years. First, we watched a Brainpop Video to learn about what people around...
By: Olivia Berman, sixth-grader In the wake of the fatal Parkland school shooting, Sheridan School students felt the need to make their voices heard. They wanted to create change, but how? The answer: The Sheridan Young Activists group. This club is...
By: Elaine Bole Frank and Arden Staroba are now in their mid-eighties and have lived in the Palisades section of D.C. for 50 years. Frank, a Yale Drama School D.F.A., moved here from his job as a theater professor at William and...

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