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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

The Poetic Hill – June 2017

John “Jake” Cosmos Aller is a novelist and poet who formerly lived on Capitol Hill near Lincoln Park. A former Foreign Service officer who...

Dining Notes – July 2017

We had not tasted Swiss cuisine since visiting that Alpine nation on a European vacation long ago. Therefore, we were surprised to find this...

Not All Passenger Ships Are Floating Palaces

On the eve of my “crossing the pond” travel adventure, I could barely contain myself. There’s a clue about what I was up to...

CapitalBop Promotes a Jazzy Capital City

It started as an idea to promote the music they love and has become a full-time passion – with the attendant headaches of fundraising...

Exciting Kid-Friendly and Family-Centric Programs in the Capitol Riverfront Neighborhood

As everyone makes plans for the warm months ahead, the Capitol Riverfront will be the center of daily activity and summer celebration. An exciting...

Art and the City – July 2017

Art. Will Fleishell is all about art. His work, his home, his studio, his books, his volunteer work. Even his posts on Facebook are...

Bright and Lively Spanish Whites

This August, discover the bright white wines from Spain offering diversity, lively freshness, and best of all, value. Every day my customers ask me,...

The Jazz Project – July 2017

Dance of Time •••• Elaine Elias, vocalist, pianist Two years after winning the Grammy for Best Latin Jazz Album with her sensational Made in Brazil, the...

At Arena Stage, Too Smart for Their Own Good

Racism – or more precisely the perception of race – has weighed heavily on Americans for centuries, with a profound resurgence since the election...

How to Spend a Day in Ivy City

Nestled in a deceptively quiet part of the District, the tiny neighborhood of Ivy City has emerged as the unofficial capital of local distilleries,...