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  • Let’s talk Fashion

    Let’s talk Fashion

    Why hello there, happy New Year! After a short hiatus, it is so nice to be back in front of you, beautiful readers! I hope everyone had a magical holiday season and is ready to tackle 2016. I’m not sure about you, but I have put together my persona…
    - 22 days ago, 21 Jan 16, 11:00am -
  • Taking Classes After Graduation? Absolutely.

    Taking Classes After Graduation? Absolutely.

    Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself. —John Dewey Just because you’ve graduated doesn’t mean you should stop learning. Sure there may not be classes to attend, what you learn in the “real world” is just as importa…
    - 23 days ago, 20 Jan 16, 11:00am -
  • Must Try Taco Spots in San Diego

    Must Try Taco Spots in San Diego

    If the sunshine and sandy beaches of San Diego aren’t enough to fill your soul, the delicious Mexican food will. So when my husband and I jetsetted across the country for the week before Thanksgiving, trying every taco in sight was high on the prio…
    - 30 days ago, 13 Jan 16, 11:00am -
  • It’s time for Cocktails and Conversations

    It’s time for Cocktails and Conversations

    Happy New Year! It’s officially 2016, so get ready to kick off the year with new insights about dating, relationships, and love with Cocktails and Conversations on Love. Whether you are single and dating, starting a new relationship, ending an old…
    - 36 days ago, 7 Jan 16, 11:00am -

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Digital District

  • #DD101 Webinar: Writing Tips for Social Content
    Many say social media and content represent the new ways to build strong publics and develop leads. How can you and your business write content to engage social media communities and drive interest?The post #DD101 Webinar: Writing Tips for Social Co…
    - 15 days ago, 27 Jan 16, 8:41pm -
  • We’re Going Digital!
    Digital District is shifting gears and fully embracing the digital medium. In 2016 we're launching more web series, making our content even more accessible.The post We’re Going Digital! appeared first on Digital District.
    - 31 days ago, 12 Jan 16, 12:44am -
  • Link Roundup: November 15, 2015

    Link Roundup: November 15, 2015

    An otherwise typical week took a tragic turn on Friday, and the Internet united to support our French friends. Between Facebook’s ...The post Link Roundup: November 15, 2015 appeared first on Digital District.
    - 88 days ago, 15 Nov 15, 7:41pm -
  • Friday Link Roundup: November 6, 2015

    Friday Link Roundup: November 6, 2015

    It was a slow week in the Internet world, but who cares when the weekend is almost here! Our policy is ...The post Friday Link Roundup: November 6, 2015 appeared first on Digital District.
    - 97 days ago, 6 Nov 15, 8:10pm -
  • Friday Link Roundup: October 23, 2015
    The Fall is now in full effect, even if our strange weather patterns don’t agree, and we’re inching towards Halloween. This ...The post Friday Link Roundup: October 23, 2015 appeared first on Digital District.
    - 23 Oct 15, 3:52pm -
  • Pitch Perfect PR: How to get featured in the press

    Pitch Perfect PR: How to get featured in the press

    Want to give your startup or product the press it deserves? Turns out you don’t need a crack team of PR ...The post Pitch Perfect PR: How to get featured in the press appeared first on Digital District.
    - 19 Oct 15, 5:22pm -
  • Weekly Roundup: October 17, 2015

    Weekly Roundup: October 17, 2015

    It’s been a quiet week in the Internet world…. It all started back in 1492 when Christopher Columbus sailed the ocean ...The post Weekly Roundup: October 17, 2015 appeared first on Digital District.
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  • Calling all foodies! Join DD for #Brunchstagram on 11/7
    Nothing could be better than brunch with an endless supply of delicious pizza, but capturing the perfect Instagram of that brunch ...The post Calling all foodies! Join DD for #Brunchstagram on 11/7 appeared first on Digital District.
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  • Friday Link Roundup: October 9, 2015

    Friday Link Roundup: October 9, 2015

    Happy Friday! We’re sad that the season is over for the Washington Nationals.   But this just means we can all ...The post Friday Link Roundup: October 9, 2015 appeared first on Digital District.
    - 9 Oct 15, 3:10pm -
  • Friday Link Roundup: October 2, 2015

    Friday Link Roundup: October 2, 2015

    Happy October, Districters! Ready to jump in those leaves? More like stomp in those puddles. Thanks, Hurricane Joaquin. But before you head ...The post Friday Link Roundup: October 2, 2015 appeared first on Digital District.
    - 2 Oct 15, 7:43pm -

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Beyond DC

  • newDC once had its own Arc de Triomphe

    DC once had its own Arc de Triomphe

    Paris’s Arc de Triomphe is world famous, but did you know DC once had its own version? Photo from the DC Public Library. The Washington, DC Victory Arch sat on Pennsylvania Avenue, at the corner of New York Avenue and 15th Street NW. It was a tempo…
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  • GGW made urbanism a mainstream topic. Donate to keep it going strong

    GGW made urbanism a mainstream topic. Donate to keep it going strong

    Once upon a time, having a walkable, urban city was a niche idea in our region, one special interest among many. Today it’s a mainstream discussion topic all over the region’s cafés and living rooms. Greater Greater Washington helped make that h…
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  • More than 20% of people bicycle to work in some DC neighborhoods

    More than 20% of people bicycle to work in some DC neighborhoods

    Over 20% of commuters in Bloomingdale, Mount Pleasant, and Petworth get to work each day primarily using a bicycle. That doesn’t even include people who use bikes to reach Metro. Bike mode share in central DC. Image from DDOT. This fascinating map…
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  • There’s a “Washington” neighborhood in Milan, Italy

    There’s a “Washington” neighborhood in Milan, Italy

    Milan, Italy’s second largest city, has a neighborhood named “Washington.” Its main street: Via Giorgio Washington. Washington, Milan. Map by Google. Washington Quartieri is about a mile from the center of Milan, outside its historic Renaissanc…
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  • How snow exacerbates the weaknesses of suburban road design

    How snow exacerbates the weaknesses of suburban road design

    A lot of people had awful commutes last night, thanks to snow. And a lot of people had fine ones. One explanation for the difference: Suburban roads are far more susceptible to catastrophic breakdown than urban street grids. Traffic congestion on sno…
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  • America’s most bonkers bikeway is in Clearwater, Florida

    America’s most bonkers bikeway is in Clearwater, Florida

    What do you do if you have active freight rail tracks running down the middle of a downtown street? Add bike lanes, of course! East Avenue, Clearwater, FL. This is East Avenue in downtown Clearwater, Florida. It’s one of America’s most unusually…
    - 29 days ago, 13 Jan 16, 6:45pm -
  • Not building enough housing is morally equivalent to tearing down people’s homes

    Not building enough housing is morally equivalent to tearing down people’s homes

    According to the California housing champion who’s suing communities that don’t allow enough new development, not building needed density is morally equivalent to tearing down people’s houses. Photo by .Martin. on Flickr. Sonja Trauss, founder…
    - 37 days ago, 5 Jan 16, 8:14pm -
  • Watch the world’s urban population explode on one map

    Watch the world’s urban population explode on one map

    The number of urban areas in the world with a population over one million has exploded since 1950. This map shows just how extreme that explosion has been. Image from KPMG. On the map, you can see how in 1950 the world’s scant million-plus cities w…
    - 44 days ago, 29 Dec 15, 4:02pm -
  • Benning Road’s building boom begins

    Benning Road’s building boom begins

    While H Street NE has boomed in recent years, nearby Benning Road has lagged. That’s about to change, with at least two big Benning Road redevelopments coming down the pipeline. The proposal at 17th and Benning. Image from Capital City Real Estate.…
    - 50 days ago, 23 Dec 15, 6:57pm -
  • 5 amazing cities from the Star Wars universe

    5 amazing cities from the Star Wars universe

    Part of the appeal of the cultural juggernaut that is Star Wars has always been its fantastic settings, including its cities. As The Force Awakens arrives in theaters today, here are the five most fascinating cities from the six previous live-action…
    - 55 days ago, 18 Dec 15, 3:31pm -

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The President Wears Prada

  • A Look Back at our Favorite Vacations

    A Look Back at our Favorite Vacations

    We are planning an exciting trip this summer – it gave us an opportunity to reminisce back to some of our favorite trips in the last few years and relive the unforgettable memories one of our favorite trips and the … Continue reading →
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  • White on white with Proenza Schouler on top

    White on white with Proenza Schouler on top


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  • Afternoon Brunch at Santa Maria Novella

    Afternoon Brunch at Santa Maria Novella

    A Peek Inside Santa Maria Novella and its Centuries-Old Scents & Potions The centerpiece of the bright and airy store in Chevy Chase STORE MANAGER DWAYNE BRICE SELECTS SOME OF HIS FAVORITE PRODUCTS Celebrity hairstylist Johnny Wright was the host of…
    - 25 Apr 15, 3:58pm -
  • Mara Hoffman Spring/Summer 2014

    Mara Hoffman Spring/Summer 2014

    Rainbow warrior colors + print overdrive One of my favorite looks, featuring embroidered serpents and hip-long warrior braids A lovely layered cutout dress in a bright third-eye motif A chic fitted jumpsuit Twin cutout gowns in a pink and orange ……
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  • Marissa Webb Spring/Summer 2014

    Marissa Webb Spring/Summer 2014

    Tomboy chic at the designer’s first runway show One of my favorite looks: A modern boxy blazer layered over a shirt & tie, paired with a leather skirt A chic tweed tunic – perfect for layering I was a big … Continue reading →
    - 27 Sep 13, 12:30pm -
  • Candela Spring/Summer 2014 Presentation

    Candela Spring/Summer 2014 Presentation

    Perfect messy hair, lace + crop tops: inspired by the ocean I loved the easiness of this dress – I’d layer it over a chunky knit Delicate lace geometric panels inspired by the shapes of sails the use of rope … Continue reading →
    - 23 Sep 13, 12:30pm -
  • Tadashi Shoji SS2014 Runway

    Tadashi Shoji SS2014 Runway

    Sweet liberation in frosted colors graced the runway One of our favorite models, the fairy princess Nastya Kusakina, wearing an embroidered and grid corded tulle peplum gown The lace theme of the show extends to the front runway wall A … Continue r…
    - 21 Sep 13, 12:30pm -
  • BCBG Max Azria Runway Spring/Summer 2014

    BCBG Max Azria Runway Spring/Summer 2014

    Deconstructed staples in pale blue, white, & khaki + fantastic prints – one of the strongest shows this season A model wears Epiphany Eyewear – glasses with an embedded video camera Love the layered sleeves The elusively chic ability to … Conti…
    - 20 Sep 13, 12:30pm -
  • Journey Through New York Fashion Week SS 2014

    Journey Through New York Fashion Week SS 2014

    A playground of street style and fashion celebrity Ashley and I had a chance to chat with the gorgeous Aimee of Song of Style – she’s as sweet as she looks in photos Late for a show and trying to … Continue reading →
    - 16 Sep 13, 12:30pm -
  • ANTHOM Summer Lookbook Outtakes

    ANTHOM Summer Lookbook Outtakes

    A project close to our hearts… UZI tunic silk blend sweatshirt from It’s Me by Dina Linnik Cut Out Midriff Dress from ANTHOM Hologram Panel Mesh Top from ANTHOM We are so proud of and excited for our first ANTHOM Lookbook. We sat … Continue…
    - 15 Jul 13, 12:30pm -

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Washington D.C.

  • #WeGotThis – 10 Free (Or Almost Free) Things to Do this Summer in DC

    #WeGotThis – 10 Free (Or Almost Free) Things to Do this Summer in DC

    1. Experience the National Mall Besides well-known landmarks like the Washington Monument, Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial and Lincoln Memorial, the National Mall also features some 60-plus under-the-radar monuments and memorials.Source: Facebook…
    - 15 Jun 15, 6:41pm -
  • 12 Things to Do in Washington, DC

    12 Things to Do in Washington, DC

     New art and design, all-out dance parties, lively neighborhoods – Washington, DC is a cultural hub bounding with adventure by day and night. From free museums on the National Mall to great shopping, DC really does have it all.A whopping 10 perc…
    - 15 May 15, 1:13pm -
  • Adventure

    Adventure

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    DC Cool

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  • Travel Washington, DC: A Global City

    Travel Washington, DC: A Global City

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  • Date Nights DC

    Date Nights DC

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  • #DCisOpen

    #DCisOpen

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  • Show Your Badge Program

    Show Your Badge Program

    We want you to enjoy our world-class restaurants, attractions and performing arts while you’re in town. To participate, simply show your conference/convention badge to any of our participating partners and receive VIP treatment and exclusive discou…
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  • Service Request RFP

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  • Zoo Babies!

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Social in DC

  • newBREAKING OUT OF THE SAMENESS WRITING RUT

    BREAKING OUT OF THE SAMENESS WRITING RUT


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  • Writers! Here’s Why You Should Submit to this Mythic Short Story Contest

    Writers! Here’s Why You Should Submit to this Mythic Short Story Contest

    Not me. Hi. I’m Leslie. I run Mythraeum, where I write about mythology and archetypes, how they show up in history and legend, how they show up today in modern storytelling, and what they communicate about our human psyches. I find it so fascinatin…
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  • What Hollywood Can Learn from West Point

    What Hollywood Can Learn from West Point

    Flipper was not the first African-American to attend West Point, but he was the first to graduate. Life at West Point has never been easy for any cadet, but black cadets suffered the extra stress of racial hatred from some of the senior white cadets.…
    - 3 days ago, 9 Feb 16, 12:58pm -
  • Penny Thoughts: Civility

    Penny Thoughts:  Civility

    _________________________________ © 2015, Vicki Hinze. Hinze is the award-winning, USA Today bestselling author of nearly thirty novels in a variety of genres including, suspense, mystery, thriller, and romantic or faith-affirming thrillers. Her lat…
    - 4 days ago, 8 Feb 16, 12:10pm -
  • Promote Your Business While Sponsoring a Great Cause!

    Promote Your Business While Sponsoring a Great Cause!

    Social In DC, the Metro Regions Largest Social Media Brand has teamed up with the Global Music Therapy Project to Bring you the Single Strongest Marketing Package in the History of Metro DC!   Now Let’s  Show You how we’re Doing it! What if yo…
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  • Love Thy Beer! Feb 12th – Silver Spring Civic Building

    Love Thy Beer! Feb 12th – Silver Spring Civic Building

    Love Thy Beer: Winter Warmer Showcase February 12 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm| $65 – $80Silver Spring Civic Building • Silver Spring In honor of FeBREWary, Maryland Craft Beer Lover’s Month, Love Thy Beer is an event for the ultimate craft beer…
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  • ASTEAM FREEDOM FRIDAYS

    ASTEAM FREEDOM FRIDAYS


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  • 4 Kinds of Relationships

    4 Kinds of Relationships

    4 KINDS OF RELATIONSHIPS   by   Vicki Hinze     Entire industries are built around making better relationships. Some are successful. Some are not. The thing is, we all want good relationships. We know we’re not islands and we need to interact w…
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  • I Always Wanted to Make a Short Film, Now I’m Finally Doing It

    I Always Wanted to Make a Short Film, Now I’m Finally Doing It

      During a summer heat wave, a young woman struggles to stay safe when an attacker is loose in her urban neighborhood. But can she be cautious without slipping into paranoia? * That’s right, I’m making a short film. It’s been in the works sinc…
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  • Arab Winter — Shifting Sands in the House of Saud

    Arab Winter — Shifting Sands in the House of Saud

    Bayard & Holmes ~ Jay Holmes Since Fahd ibn ‘Abd al-’Azīz Āl Sa’ūd ascended to the throne of Saudi Arabia in 1982, relations between the West and Saudi Arabia have been fairly stable, if somewhat complicated. The Saudi government has remain…
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Famous D.C.

  • newYes, You Should Make a Move On Your Office Crush
    If you work on Capitol Hill you see, hear, and overhear many things that the rest of the mortal world isn’t privy to. These privileged professionals that serve our US government acquire a wealth of knowledge that sometimes is just too good not to s…
    - 6 hours ago, 11 Feb 16, 7:18pm -
  • newS-3 Group And Bryant Row Team Up To Create S-3 Public Affairs
    New Firm Will Offer Public-Policy Campaign Strategy, Public Affairs And Coalition Management Washington, DC—The S-3 Group and Bryant Row Public Affairs announced today they are joining forces to create S-3 Public Affairs.  The merging of talents o…
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  • newThursday Grind

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  • ‘Socialist Pig’ Campaigns for Sanders
    Carrie Giddins Pergram, founder of GiddyUp! Communications and American University Communications Professor, brought a handful of her students to experience the primary election in Manchester, New Hampshire earlier this week. These journalism stud…
    - 1 day ago, 10 Feb 16, 10:34pm -
  • It’s Better to Be Single in DC on Valentine’s Day
    So you’re single this Valentine’s Day? Most District dwellers are. It turns out that more than 50% of adults living in D.C. are single, according to data from a recent Martin Prosperity Institute study. With an abundance of events curated for the…
    - 1 day ago, 10 Feb 16, 6:10pm -
  • DC Students Take On New Hampshire
    Carrie Giddins Pergram, founder of GiddyUp! Communications and American University Communications Professor, brought a handful of her students to experience the primary election in Manchester, New Hampshire earlier this week. We are used to seeing…
    - 1 day ago, 10 Feb 16, 4:52pm -
  • Wednesday Grind
    IT’S A BEAUTIFUL DAY TO RISE AND GRIND COFFEE QUOTE WEDNESDAY JAM Brought to you by Bryant Row. We’re pushing ahead toward the weekend at full speed over here at FamousDC, and we aren’t looking back. You should take our advice and do the same…
    - 1 day ago, 10 Feb 16, 2:58pm -
  • The NPF Celebrates 40 Years of Esteemed Journalism This Thursday
    The National Press Foundation will host its 40th Annual Awards Dinner this Thursday and celebrate a landmark anniversary. NPF, led by veteran journalist Sandy Johnson, has offered free professional development to journalists since 1976. Through semi…
    - 2 days ago, 9 Feb 16, 7:46pm -
  • 2016 SOME Jr. Gala Sells OUT
    On Friday night, SOME (So Others Might Eat) hosted its 13th annual Jr. Gala, and let’s just say that if thirteen is supposed to be an unlucky number, SOME turned it into gold. The Gala was completely sold out for its second year in a row, and a qui…
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  • JUST IN: NEW HAMPSHIRE AVE. POLL RESULTS
    Ah, the day every presidential poll admirer has been waiting for is finally here. The FIRST primary of the 2016 election is just hours away from being held in New Hampshire, but Tommy McFly and Kathryn Lyons just couldn’t wait until tonight for th…
    - 2 days ago, 9 Feb 16, 5:01pm -
  • DC Goes North – Thank You POLITICO
    DC can be a tough town to make friends in but more often than not, the relationship gets its roots in business. At FamousDC, we’ve made it our motto to be “in the friends business”, to give credit where it’s due, and high-five the unexpected…
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  • Tuesday Grind

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  • COMING SOON: New Hampshire Ave. Poll
    94.7 Fresh FM’s Tommy McFly and Kathryn Lyons fulfilled their duties as responsible citizens. They took to the streets to poll the people of New Hampshire… Avenue.* *Results may be inaccurate and do not represent any model worth looking into. Sta…
    - 3 days ago, 9 Feb 16, 12:41pm -
  • Surprise Wilco Performance at NPR’s Tiny Desk
    On the heels of a sold out show last night at DC’s historic DAR Constitution Hall, acclaimed rockers Wilco made a surprise pit stop at NPR’s headquarters in DC today, where they performed a very special Tiny Desk performance to a small crowd of…
    - 3 days ago, 8 Feb 16, 7:33pm -
  • Famous 5 – Kristen Soltis Anderson
    Kristen Soltis Anderson is more than just a successful maven in the world of politics— she can sing too (and we assume she can dance). As author of “The Selfie Vote: Where Millennials are Leading America”; co-founder of Echelon Insights, colum…
    - 3 days ago, 8 Feb 16, 6:25pm -

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Washington Nationals

  • Nationals acquire OF Ben Revere from Toronto Blue Jays
    ​Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals by Amanda Comak The Washington Nationals acquired outfielder Ben Revere and a player to be named from the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday in exchange for right-handed pitcher Drew…
    - 34 days ago, 9 Jan 16, 3:39am -
  • Nationals add Dan Jennings to front office staff
    ​Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals by Amanda Comak The Washington Nationals added Dan Jennings to their front office staff on Friday, hiring the former Major League executive and manager as a Special Assistant t…
    - 34 days ago, 8 Jan 16, 9:40pm -
  • Nationals agree to terms with INF Stephen Drew
    Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals By Kyle Brostowitz The Washington Nationals agreed to terms on a one-year contract with infielder Stephen Drew on Wednesday and designated right-handed pitcher Taylor Hill for ass…
    - 36 days ago, 6 Jan 16, 8:04pm -
  • Nationals agree to terms with INF Daniel Murphy
    ​Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals by Amanda Comak The Washington Nationals agreed to terms with All-Star infielder Daniel Murphy on Wednesday, finalizing a three-year contract with the 2015 National League Cham…
    - 36 days ago, 6 Jan 16, 6:39pm -
  • Nationals formally announce 2016 Major League coaching staff
    Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals By Kyle Brostowitz The Washington Nationals announced manager Dusty Baker’s full coaching staff on Tuesday, making the additions of bench coach Chris Speier, pitching coach Mike…
    - 58 days ago, 15 Dec 15, 3:44pm -
  • Nationals agree to terms with RHP Yusmeiro Petit
    ​Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals by Amanda Comak The Washington Nationals agreed to terms on a one-year contract with a conditional option for a second year with right-handed pitcher Yusmeiro Petit on Monday.…
    - 59 days ago, 14 Dec 15, 9:47pm -
  • Asked & Answered: Mark D. Lerner answers fan questions
    Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals By Mark D. Lerner Vice Chairman & Principal Owner of the Washington Nationals Nationals Fans, Thanks so much for submitting your questions this past week. I always enjoy hearing fr…
    - 62 days ago, 11 Dec 15, 5:47pm -
  • Nationals agree to terms with RHP Shawn Kelley
    Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals By Kyle Brostowitz The Washington Nationals agreed to terms on a three-year contract with right-handed reliever Shawn Kelley on Friday. Kelley, a veteran of seven Major League sea…
    - 62 days ago, 11 Dec 15, 3:44pm -
  • Nationals agree to terms with LHP Oliver Perez
    ​Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals by Amanda Comak The Washington Nationals agreed to terms on a two-year contract with left-handed reliever Oliver Pérez on Friday. Pérez, a 13-year Major League veteran, joins…
    - 62 days ago, 11 Dec 15, 3:36pm -
  • Nationals acquire RHP Trevor Gott & RHP Michael Brady
    ​Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals by Amanda Comak The Washington Nationals acquired right-handed reliever Trevor Gott and minor league right-handed pitcher Michael Brady from the Los Angeles Angels in exchange…
    - 63 days ago, 10 Dec 15, 11:43pm -

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Washington Capitals

  • Capitals Re-assign Carey and Carrick to Hershey
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have re-assigned forward Paul Carey and defenseman Connor Carrick to the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.Care.…
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  • Capitals Partner with Subway to Launch Instant Win Game
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals announced today a new partnership with Subway restaurants that includes the launch of the Washington Capitals Instant Win Mobile Scratch Off Game.Capitals fans in the Washington, D.C., area will have th.…
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  • Capitals Recall Carey and Carrick from Hershey; Re-assign Ness and Sill
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have recalled forward Paul Carey and defenseman Connor Carrick from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL) and re-assigned forward Zach Sill and defenseman Aaron Ness to Hershey, senior vice .…
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  • Capitals Recall Aaron Ness from Hershey
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have recalled defenseman Aaron Ness from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.Ness, 25, has tallied two assist.…
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  • Capitals to Host Ducks and Penguins in Rescheduled Games
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The postponed game between the Washington Capitals and Anaheim Ducks, originally scheduled to be played on Friday, Jan. 22, has been rescheduled for Sunday, April 10 at 7:30 p.m. at Verizon Center. Additionally, the postponed game.…
    - 9 days ago, 2 Feb 16, 8:34pm -
  • Washington Capitals to Celebrate Hockey is for Everyone Month
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals will celebrate the National Hockey League’s Hockey is for Everyone™ Month with several events and initiatives throughout February.For the 18th year, the NHL has designated February Hockey is for Ever…
    - 9 days ago, 2 Feb 16, 8:09pm -
  • Capitals to Host Salute to the Military Night Thursday, Feb. 4
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals will host their 14th annual Salute to the Military Night on Thursday, Feb. 4, during the game against the New York Islanders at Verizon Center at 7:30 p.m. Salute to the Military Night is an evening dedicat.…
    - 10 days ago, 1 Feb 16, 9:32pm -
  • Evgeny Kuznetsov Named NHL’s “First Star” for January
    ARLINGTON, Va. – Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov has been named the NHL’s “First Star” for the month of January, the NHL announced today.Kuznetsov ranked second in the NHL with 16 points (four goals, 12 assists) in 10 games to…
    - 10 days ago, 1 Feb 16, 7:04pm -
  • Capitals Recall Sill from Hershey
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have recalled forward Zach Sill from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.Sill, 27, has scored one goal in sev.…
    - 10 days ago, 1 Feb 16, 6:42pm -
  • Evgeny Kuznetsov Selected to Participate in 2016 NHL All-Star Game
    ARLINGTON, Va. – Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov has been selected to participate in the 2016 Honda NHL All-Star Game, the NHL announced today. The game will be played at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on Jan. 31. Kuznetsov will join Capitals tea.…
    - 14 days ago, 28 Jan 16, 3:04pm -
  • Capitals Re-assign Ryan Stanton to Hershey
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have re-assigned defenseman Ryan Stanton to the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.Stanton, 26, has registered 2.…
    - 14 days ago, 28 Jan 16, 2:57pm -
  • Capitals Ovechkin to Miss NHL All-Star Game
    ARLINGTON, Va. – Alex Ovechkin will miss the 2016 NHL All-Star Game due to a lower-body injury that would be better served by rest, the Washington Capitals announced today. The decision was made in consultation with Ovechkin and the Capitals front.…
    - 15 days ago, 28 Jan 16, 4:21am -
  • NHL Postpones Sunday’s Game Versus Pittsburgh
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The National Hockey League has postponed the Washington Capitals’ home games against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday due to the severe snow impacting the Washington, D.C., area. A make-up date will be announced as soon as it ca…
    - 19 days ago, 23 Jan 16, 3:00pm -
  • Today's Anaheim at Washington Game Postponed
    NEW YORK (Jan. 22, 2016) – Today’s game between the Anaheim Ducks and Washington Capitals at Verizon Center, NHL Game No. 704, has been postponed due to the severe snowstorm impacting the Washington, D.C., area.A makeup date will be announced…
    - 20 days ago, 22 Jan 16, 6:52pm -
  • NHL Announces Time Change for Friday’s Capitals Game Versus Anaheim
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The National Hockey League announced today the start time for the Capitals home game on Friday against the Anaheim Ducks has been changed from 7 p.m. to 5 p.m. due to the severe snowstorm impacting the Washington, D.C., area and i.…
    - 21 days ago, 21 Jan 16, 11:08pm -
  • Capitals and Wizards to Celebrate Global Heritage Nights
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE) today announced that its’ Legacy Partner Etihad Airways will host Global Heritage Nights during select Washington Wizards basketball games throughout the 2015-16 season. The series pays…
    - 22 days ago, 20 Jan 16, 5:53pm -
  • Capitals Host Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic Families for Luncheon
    ARLINGTON, VA – Following a recent practice at Kettler Capitals Iceplex, several Capitals players participated in a special luncheon with Make-A-Wish® Mid-Atlantic families.Organized by Capitals wives, the event was an opportunity for Make-A-W…
    - 22 days ago, 20 Jan 16, 5:21pm -
  • Capitals Re-assign Ness and Sill to Hershey
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have re-assigned defenseman Aaron Ness and forward Zach Sill to the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.Ness, 25,.…
    - 24 days ago, 18 Jan 16, 5:28pm -
  • Capitals Recall Stanton from Hershey
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have recalled defenseman Ryan Stanton from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.Stanton, 26, has registered 27.…
    - 27 days ago, 15 Jan 16, 6:14pm -
  • Capitals to Honor Captain Alex Ovechkin
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals will honor captain Alex Ovechkin for becoming the fifth-fastest player in NHL history to reach the 500-goal milestone with a special pre-game ceremony on Thursday, Jan. 14, when the Capitals host the Vancou.…
    - 29 days ago, 13 Jan 16, 9:24pm -
  • Washington Capitals Host Hockey ’n Heels
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals hosted Hockey ’n Heels for more than 250 attendees on Jan. 12 at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va. Hockey ’n Heels is held each season exclusively for members of Scarlet Caps, the team’s fem…
    - 29 days ago, 13 Jan 16, 6:29pm -
  • MSE Foundation and Washington Capitals Launch Courage Caps, Presented by Telos Corporation, to Support TAPS
    ARLINGTON, Va. – Courage Caps, Washington Capitals team-issued branded hats and T-shirts, will go on sale beginning Wednesday, Jan. 27, Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation and the Washington Capitals announced today. This season’s Courag…
    - 30 days ago, 12 Jan 16, 6:25pm -
  • Capitals Re-assign Paul Carey to Hershey
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have re-assigned forward Paul Carey to the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.Carey, 27, played in two games wit.…
    - 30 days ago, 12 Jan 16, 3:19pm -
  • Alex Ovechkin Named NHL’s “First Star” of the Week
    ARLINGTON, Va. – Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin has been named the NHL’s “First Star” for the week ending Jan. 10, the NHL announced today.Ovechkin tied for first in the NHL with five goals in four games to power the League-l…
    - 31 days ago, 11 Jan 16, 5:06pm -
  • Ovechkin Becomes Fifth-Fastest Player in NHL History to Score 500 Goals
    ARLINGTON, Va. – Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin became the fifth-fastest player in NHL history to score 500 goals on Sunday, scoring his 500th NHL/Capitals goal in the second period against the Ottawa Senators at Verizon Center. Ovechkin scored hi.…
    - 32 days ago, 11 Jan 16, 2:24am -
  • Capitals Recall Paul Carey from Hershey
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have recalled forward Paul Carey from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL) and re-assigned defenseman Ryan Stanton to Hershey, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan anno.…
    - 34 days ago, 8 Jan 16, 10:36pm -
  • Capitals Agree to Terms with Mike Richards
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have agreed to terms with center Mike Richards on a one-year, $1 million pro-rated contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today. Richards met with the NHL earlier toda.…
    - 36 days ago, 6 Jan 16, 10:08pm -
  • Backstrom, Holtby and Trotz Selected to Participate in 2016 NHL All-Star Game
    ARLINGTON, Va. – Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom, goaltender Braden Holtby and head coach Barry Trotz have been selected to participate in the 2016 Honda NHL All-Star Game, the NHL announced today. The game will be played at Bridgestone Arena in.…
    - 36 days ago, 6 Jan 16, 5:05pm -
  • Braden Holtby Named NHL’s “Second Star” for December
    ARLINGTON, Va. – Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby has been named the NHL’s “Second Star” for the month of December, the NHL announced today.Holtby posted a 9-0-1 record with one shutout, a 1.69 goals-against average and a .947…
    - 38 days ago, 4 Jan 16, 10:27pm -
  • Fans Elect Division Captains for 2016 NHL All-Star Game
    NEW YORK – Forwards Jaromir Jagr of the Florida Panthers, Patrick Kane of the Chicago Blackhawks, Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals and John Scott of the Arizona Coyotes are the first four players to earn spots in the 2016 Honda NHL All-Sta.…
    - 40 days ago, 2 Jan 16, 5:16pm -
  • Beagle Undergoes Successful Hand Surgery
    ARLINGTON, VA. – Jay Beagle underwent a successful surgery on his hand this morning. Based on the nature of this procedure, we anticipate Jay returning to full hockey activities in six weeks. Jay will resume full workout activities next week.
    - 40 days ago, 2 Jan 16, 4:54pm -
  • Capitals Recall Stanton from Hershey; Re-assign Carrick
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have recalled defenseman Ryan Stanton from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL) and re-assigned defenseman Connor Carrick to Hershey, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLell.…
    - 41 days ago, 1 Jan 16, 11:13pm -
  • Capitals Recall Aaron Ness from Hershey
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have recalled defenseman Aaron Ness from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.Ness, 25, has registered three p.…
    - 42 days ago, 31 Dec 15, 2:46pm -
  • Capitals Recall Zach Sill from Hershey
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have recalled forward Zach Sill from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today. Sill, 27, has registered four point.…
    - 44 days ago, 29 Dec 15, 10:18pm -
  • Capitals to Host Blood Drive Jan. 9 at Kettler Capitals Iceplex
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals and Inova Blood Donor Services will host a blood drive on Saturday, Jan. 9, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va. Appointments are required, with double red cell donation spots.…
    - 44 days ago, 29 Dec 15, 5:05pm -

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Yummy 411

  • Loc Maintenance: Summer Edition!

    Loc Maintenance: Summer Edition!

    Every summer I ask any hair stylist my most popular two questions of the summer:How do I keep locs smelling fresh in the summer heat between appointments and how do I protect my locs during swimming??This time I posed my questions to master loctician…
    - 20 Jun 14, 3:36am -
  • Mother's Day Pop Up Shop in the DMV

    Mother's Day Pop Up Shop in the DMV

    Mother's Day is around the corner. What do you have planned? Stop by the Mother's Day Pop Up Shop by Key2Impressions at the Hilton Garden Inn. Celebrate Mother's Day shopping your heart out at this fun shopping event.
    - 24 Apr 14, 4:39am -
  • Work Out Essentials with Adidas for Women Body Spray

    Work Out Essentials with Adidas for Women Body Spray

    Work Out Essentials by yummy411 featuring Adidas Women's Body SprayAre  you getting in those workouts, getting Summer ready? I have a lot more to accomplish that will take much longer than the arrival of Summer.  I'm making more efforts to get movi…
    - 23 Apr 14, 4:00am -
  • Beyonce Rise Fragrance Review

    Beyonce Rise Fragrance Review

    It's been said that Beyonce' named her new fragrance Rise because she was inspired by her favorite Maya Angelou poem, Still I Rise.I wonder if Beyonce' watched Moesha with the rest of us and saw Maya Angelou preaching to the young homie, Moesha? (For…
    - 18 Feb 14, 1:00am -
  • My La Femme Blush Palette Swatches

    My La Femme Blush Palette Swatches

     Swatches on NC45 skin (no flash), NC55 skin (flash), NC45 skin (flash)After rereading my last post as a blog reader, I thought 'what good is waxing poetic about the product if you can't see swatches for yourself?Here are swatches in the same order…
    - 5 Feb 14, 2:38am -
  • Moment of Pride: La Femme Blushes in the Z Palette

    Moment of Pride: La Femme Blushes in the Z Palette

    Read below why I'm so proud of this palette and mini reviews of La Femme blushes and the Z Palette! I've been a fan of the Z Palette system for a while--  sturdy casing with a magnetized, open space system for different sized makeup pans.   A defi…
    - 3 Feb 14, 5:00am -
  • Shop for Shoes at Night? Swapping Used Makeup?

    Shop for Shoes at Night? Swapping Used Makeup?

    Why You Should Never Shop for Shoes at NightAnd other crazy facts that will help you get the most out of your health and beauty routinesThis is a TotalBeauty.com Skin Care articleWhen it comes to our health and beauty routines, timing really is every…
    - 28 Jan 14, 5:00am -
  • New Fragrance: Roses de Chloe

    New Fragrance: Roses de Chloe

    Chloe's new fragrance Roses de Chloe  was created by master perfumer Michel Almairac in collaboration with Mylène Alran.  Roses de Chloé was developed with bergamot notes in the top, joined by a heart of damascena rose essence and magnolia, and a…
    - 24 Jan 14, 5:04am -
  • Never Forget Why You Started with Erin Scandalous Beauty

    Never Forget Why You Started with Erin Scandalous Beauty

    Erin of Scandalous Beauty recently did a video answering questions for the YouTuber interview tag and gives us the deets on how she she got started and why she quit, gives us the low on jealousy and tips on how to keep going when your thirst (motivat…
    - 21 Jan 14, 5:00am -
  • RETROspective for Dimension Mag

    RETROspective for Dimension Mag

    This weekend, I did makeup for a maternity shoot that Leomard Poteat, my fave photographer, was shooting. I thought back to the last time we worked together. It was a mag spread that you may have seen behind the scene photos for on my IG or FB, but I…
    - 13 Jan 14, 12:25am -
  • Rimmel Lash Accelerator Mascara Review

    Rimmel Lash Accelerator Mascara Review

      Hey lovelies! I was raving to Kia about the Rimmel Lash Accelerator Mascara, so she asked that I share my thoughts with all of you on the blog. Well, it’s been a few weeks and I’ve had time to really form an opinion about this product. First,…
    - 12 Jan 14, 3:33am -
  • Twinkling Skies FOTD

    Twinkling Skies FOTD

    I wanted to use some color instead of my regular neutrals. I was inspired by items in my stash as I was doing a bit of reorganizing.  Blues, purples and sparkles were ingredients for this recipe.   This felt more dramatic in person. The major pl…
    - 9 Jan 14, 5:00am -
  • My Top 3 Moments of 2013

    My Top 3 Moments of 2013

    For me, 2013 wrapped up and became an interesting year. I started out on a high note, attending a Magnolia Makeup Meet-Up to a very low note of losing my grandfather right after Christmas. Through the ups and downs, highs and lows, I came up with my…
    - 8 Jan 14, 5:00am -
  • MAC Masterclass Brushes

    MAC Masterclass Brushes

    MAC released some new makeup brushes, Masterclass brushes, in 2013 that resembled toothbrushes.   I didn't really pay them any attention as all  the brushes I have I love and use with purpose... Nothing's broke, there's nothing to fix.  Plus, I'v…
    - 2 Jan 14, 9:13pm -
  • MAC x Proenza Schouler Spring 2014

    MAC x Proenza Schouler Spring 2014


    - 2 Jan 14, 6:08pm -
  • Beauties rocking MAC's Exclusive Event lipstick

    Beauties rocking MAC's Exclusive Event lipstick

    Hey dolls! I hope you all had an enjoyable Christmas. The kid got a few things from his wishlist and we spent the day with family.  A good time! I didn't wear any special makeup.  I wanted to earlier that morning, but I guess it was a fleeting fee…
    - 30 Dec 13, 3:00am -
  • The Cosmetics Company Outlet at Tanger Outlets at National Harbor

    The Cosmetics Company Outlet at Tanger Outlets at National Harbor

    This past weekend I visited the CCO at the new  Tanger Outlets in the DMV (DC, Maryland  and VA) area.  Honestly, the CCO was the only reason I wanted to go to the outlets. No more planning trips to Arundel or Leesburg to get to a CCO! I now have…
    - 19 Dec 13, 10:19pm -
  • Fast Friends with NYX Butter Glosses Merengue and Creme Brulee

    Fast Friends with NYX Butter Glosses Merengue and Creme Brulee

    NYX says: "Buttery soft and silky smooth, our scrumptious new Butter Lip Gloss tastes as sweet as a sugar cookie—and makes your lips look downright luscious. Swipe it on alone or over your favorite lipstick for creamy sheer to medium coverage th…
    - 17 Dec 13, 6:33am -
  • Teen Yummy411 MAC Cyber Lipstick

    Teen Yummy411 MAC Cyber Lipstick

     CYBER!I've seen Cyber, I swatched it and was ready to experience it. My expectations were for it to be a dry, matte lipstick and that it lay beautifully on my lips. Cyber super missed me with all that, lol.Using a liner to fully cover the lips befo…
    - 17 Dec 13, 3:40am -
  • Instagram Update December 2013

    Instagram Update December 2013

      It's December! Wow time flies.  Halloween, Thanksgiving, now on to the holiday parties and Christmas!  If you follow me on IG, you probably have a decent update of what I've been up to, but for those that don't, here's a collage!1.I was on a mak…
    - 15 Dec 13, 8:05pm -
  • Halloween Inspiration

    Halloween Inspiration

    It's barely September or Fall, but it's not too early to get costume ideas for Halloween! Gotta be prepared before the rush hits! I wasn't sure if I wanted to get into the festivities this year, mainly because nothing sparked my interest. Oh boy, d…
    - 8 Sep 13, 4:44am -
  • Beyonce's New Haircut!

    Beyonce's New Haircut!

    Move over Cassie, Rihanna and Michelle Obama, King Bey aka Third Ward Trill has a new haircut with awesome color from celebrity stylist Rita Hazan, who is known for reinventing celebs with statement styles. Rita Hazan created Beyonce's color for her…
    - 8 Aug 13, 9:35pm -
  • Birthday and Summer Vacation Recap

    Birthday and Summer  Vacation Recap

    June was my birthday month and I celebrated like a rockstar!  (For me that is, ha!) With my birthday being on a Friday, early in the month,  I did a birthday happy hour and club hopped!  It was great! I also spent a night out with some friends and…
    - 2 Aug 13, 3:37pm -
  • Summer Skin Guide, Love Palettes? Check this out!

    Summer Skin Guide, Love Palettes?  Check this out!

    Summer Skin Guide Series This guide to summer skin can take you from hot mess to success from start to finish This is a TotalBeauty.com Body articleYou totally planned to start that detox diet, fitness regimen, and skin care routine overhaul months…
    - 2 Aug 13, 4:25am -
  • African Pride's Ultimate Beauty Social, Washington DC

    African Pride's Ultimate Beauty Social, Washington DC

    In June, I attended the African Pride Ultimate Beauty Social where I had the pleasure to hear a wonderful panel of speakers share their experiences and opinions on hair and to learn about African Pride's line of Shea Butter Miracle products.  I'm so…
    - 24 Jul 13, 9:37pm -

@yummy411

DC After 5

  • newLuce Unplugged Winter Showcase with The El Mansouris and Elena & Los Fulanos

    Luce Unplugged Winter Showcase with The El Mansouris and Elena & Los Fulanos

    On Feb. 12 from 6-8 p.m., Luce Unplugged's Winter Showcase will feature music by The El Mansouris and Elena & Los Fulanos. The post Luce Unplugged Winter Showcase with The El Mansouris and Elena & Los Fulanos appeared first on DC After Five.
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  • Valentine’s Day City Tap House Deal

    Valentine’s Day City Tap House Deal

    For anyone seeking alternative Valentine’s options, City Tap House is holding a “Black as Your Heart” prix fixe beer dinner.The post Valentine’s Day City Tap House Deal appeared first on DC After Five.
    - 2 days ago, 9 Feb 16, 6:17pm -
  • 5th Annual Bayou Gras Block Party, Now on Capitol Hill

    5th Annual Bayou Gras Block Party, Now on Capitol Hill

    New Orleans native chef David Guas invites guests to rock the block at his newest Louisiana hangout on Capitol Hill, Bayou Bakery, Coffee Bar & Eatery at Hill Center.The post 5th Annual Bayou Gras Block Party, Now on Capitol Hill appeared first on D…
    - 6 days ago, 6 Feb 16, 5:37am -
  • Sushi Ogawa Opens in Kalorama

    Sushi Ogawa Opens in Kalorama

    Sushi Capitol's sister restaurant in Kalorama has finally opened after being in the works for over a year. The post Sushi Ogawa Opens in Kalorama appeared first on DC After Five.
    - 7 days ago, 5 Feb 16, 5:59am -
  • Joe’s Offering Extended Cocktail Hour for Super Bowl

    Joe’s Offering Extended Cocktail Hour for Super Bowl

    If you're looking for an alternative to packed sports bars to watch the Super Bowl, Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab is a pretty good option.The post Joe’s Offering Extended Cocktail Hour for Super Bowl appeared first on DC After Five.
    - 9 days ago, 3 Feb 16, 4:14am -
  • $40 for Beer, Buffet at Duffy’s Super Bowl Party

    $40 for Beer, Buffet at Duffy’s Super Bowl Party

    Looking for a bar to watch the Super Bowl without spending a fortune on food & drinks?The post $40 for Beer, Buffet at Duffy’s Super Bowl Party appeared first on DC After Five.
    - 9 days ago, 3 Feb 16, 3:35am -
  • Round Robin Bar Celebrates Mardi Gras

    Round Robin Bar Celebrates Mardi Gras

    From Monday, Feb. 1, through Tuesday, Feb. 9, the Round Robin Bar at the Willard will be celebrating Mardi Gras with $15 specialty-themed cocktails. The post Round Robin Bar Celebrates Mardi Gras appeared first on DC After Five.
    - 9 days ago, 2 Feb 16, 8:52pm -
  • 41st Annual Washington Antiquarian Book Fair

    41st Annual Washington Antiquarian Book Fair

    At this year’s 41st Annual Washington Antiquarian Book Fair, exhibitors from around the country will convene, offering both serious collectors and budding enthusiasts rare books, manuscripts, modern first editions, autographs, prints, maps, drawing…
    - 14 days ago, 28 Jan 16, 4:08pm -
  • DC Restaurant Week Extended Until Feb. 3

    DC Restaurant Week Extended Until Feb. 3

    Don't forget it's Restaurant Week ... now through ...The post DC Restaurant Week Extended Until Feb. 3 appeared first on DC After Five.
    - 15 days ago, 28 Jan 16, 3:01am -
  • Snow Specials: Where to Drink/Eat in DC

    Snow Specials: Where to Drink/Eat in DC

    The snow storm has basically shut down the District but these bars are open to keep you warm and happy.The post Snow Specials: Where to Drink/Eat in DC appeared first on DC After Five.
    - 19 days ago, 23 Jan 16, 7:14pm -

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DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities

  • CultureCapital – Hot Hits & Hidden Jewels

    CultureCapital – Hot Hits & Hidden Jewels

    Check out this coming weekend’s Hot Hits & Hidden Jewels from CultureCapital.com, your link to the Arts in Metro DC. Valentine’s Day Weekend Various locations. Treat your sweetheart to The Arts Valentine’s Day Weekend 2016. This CultureCapital.…
    - 1 day ago, 10 Feb 16, 2:46pm -
  • East City Art Presents: In the Artist’s Words

    East City Art Presents: In the Artist’s Words

    East City Art Presents: In the Artist’s Words, featuring Rik Freeman Tuesday, February 9 and Jay Coleman on Wednesday, February 10, 2016 East City Art presents In the Artist’s Words, an artist talk series hosted in partnership with DC Public Libr…
    - 3 days ago, 8 Feb 16, 5:27pm -
  • JOB OPENING AT DCCAH!

    JOB OPENING AT DCCAH!

    Looking to join the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities? Apply today for an Administrative Assistant (Contractor) role. *Please note that this is a contract-based role with Advance Employee Intelligence. All interested applicants should submit t…
    - 7 days ago, 4 Feb 16, 5:57pm -
  • Contradiction Dance, “Code Switch” – March 3 – 11, 2016

    Contradiction Dance, “Code Switch” – March 3 – 11, 2016

    For those interested, a Moving Dialogue workshop will be held on Thursday, February 11 from 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM at the Smith Center. Full details here: http://bit.ly/206InuG  
    - 9 days ago, 2 Feb 16, 8:25pm -
  • CultureCapital – Hot Hits & Hidden Jewels

    CultureCapital – Hot Hits & Hidden Jewels

    Check out this coming weekend’s Hot Hits & Hidden Jewels from CultureCapital.com, your link to the Arts in Metro DC. Bizet’s Carmen in Havana In Series. The Washington Ballet’s Studio Company and the In Series bring you the iconic music of Bize…
    - 9 days ago, 2 Feb 16, 8:01pm -

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Date Nights DC: How to Upgrade Your Date Night

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WONDER at the Renwick Gallery

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On A Mission for Your Miniwide

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Introducing The Women's Voices Theater Festival

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Cool Meetings, Cool City: Washington, DC

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The Best of Washington, DC

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Travel Washington, DC: A Global City

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Better in Bulk

  • Sending Email Automatically: An Introduction to Autoresponders

    Sending Email Automatically: An Introduction to Autoresponders

    One of the many bonuses of an email marketing platform is how easy it can be to have it run itself. Incentives and offers are automatically sent to new subscribers, current subscribers being introduced to the other services, an email campaign used to…
    - 9 days ago, 2 Feb 16, 3:17pm -
  • Growing Your List: Bonus Tips and Tricks

    Growing Your List: Bonus Tips and Tricks

    Now that you have a solid framework in place including customized subscription forms, subscription process and email template, or are currently working to get things in line, we would like to share a few tips on fine tuning the process. Below are a…
    - 16 days ago, 26 Jan 16, 4:23pm -
  • Growing Your List: Send Something Worth Reading

    Growing Your List: Send Something Worth Reading

    You have an excited, interested new subscriber who has completed the full customized subscription process, and just a few hours or days later, they receive the first post from you and are filled with a great sense of underwhelm. They skim the article…
    - 23 days ago, 19 Jan 16, 2:30pm -
  • Growing Your List: Customize the Full Experience

    Growing Your List: Customize the Full Experience

    Last week we explored how using SmartForms can help grow your list, (need a reminder? Check our parts one and two! ) this week we’re taking you through why and how to customize what happens after a person hits Subscribe. Congratulations! They h…
    - 29 days ago, 13 Jan 16, 3:21pm -
  • Growing Your List: Enhancing Your Subscription Forms Part 2

    Growing Your List: Enhancing Your Subscription Forms Part 2

    On our mission to help you grow your list of subscribers, we covered in greater depth the value of customized subscription forms in our earlier post this week. (Need a refresher? Check it out here). Your homework from Tuesday’s post was to start cr…
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  • Growing Your List: Enhancing Your Subscription Forms Part 1

    Growing Your List: Enhancing Your Subscription Forms Part 1

    It’s no secret we here at FeedBlitz love the start of a new year and the excitement it brings. Many publishers see this as a time to set new goals, create new editorial calendars, and determine how they can have a greater impact with their website.…
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  • Twas the Email Before Christmas…

    Twas the Email Before Christmas…

    ‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house No systems were mailing, not even in-house; The inboxes were logged by the admins with care, In hopes that no spam soon would be there. The users were nestled all snug in their beds; Whil…
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  • Subscribe By Text / SMS Now Available for Your Lists – And You’ll Love the Price

    Subscribe By Text / SMS Now Available for Your Lists – And You’ll Love the Price

    Every FeedBlitz email publisher now has access to a free, configurable, subscribe-by-text capability. Yeah, we did that. Because we love to see our publishers be successful and grow. Because we want using this to be a no-brainer. With many publishers…
    - 2 Nov 15, 2:20pm -
  • Don’t Fear the Gmail Reaper. Or, A Word About the Winnowing

    Don’t Fear the Gmail Reaper. Or, A Word About the Winnowing

    If your list got a little smaller recently and gmail accounts are the ones that are AWOL, you’re in good company – and there’s no need to panic. Gmail has been cleaning house, tidying up and removing idle accounts, or ones that are used in spam…
    - 14 Oct 15, 3:06pm -
  • Happy Labor Day! Support resumes Tuesday, 8 September

    Happy Labor Day! Support resumes Tuesday, 8 September

    In observance of the U.S. federal holiday (and our need to cook with fire and slather things with barbecue sauce), FeedBlitz’s offices are closed today, Monday, September 7th. We’ll be back, bright eyed and bushy tailed (and possibly a little hea…
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You're Welcome

  • The One

    The One

    So, yesterday I told my Facebook peeps about this guy who hit me up on OK Cupid and told me he was an “amazing lover” and has a car. I...Continue reading →
    - 29 days ago, 13 Jan 16, 4:58pm -
  • A good thing

    A good thing

    I joke about my eyes on stage and social media because I am self-aware, but I am extremely (extremely) self-conscious about them. Every. single. day. someone I do not know...Continue reading →
    - 31 days ago, 11 Jan 16, 11:14pm -
  • Racism

    Racism

    Went to the post office today to buy a book of Forever stamps. The not-black lady behind the counter sold me these. I know racism when I see it.
    - 37 days ago, 5 Jan 16, 10:10pm -
  • The Big Short

    The Big Short

    I went to the movies this morning. At 10:20 a.m. Because it costs $6.00 to go to the movies at 10:20 a.m. I saw, “The Big Short.” It was the...Continue reading →
    - 37 days ago, 5 Jan 16, 5:46pm -
  • Databasing
    Donald Trump’s ascendance in the polls puzzled me. His continued domination terrifies me. This is certainly not the first time I’ve disagreed fundamentally with a political candidate, but it is the first...Continue reading →
    - 51 days ago, 22 Dec 15, 2:37pm -
  • Beginnings

    Beginnings

    Today is a huge day for two of my most favoritest friends!!! One graduated with her PhD in Clinical Psychology from American University, while the other is giving birth to...Continue reading →
    - 57 days ago, 16 Dec 15, 11:21pm -
  • New Year, Same Old Love

    New Year, Same Old Love

    In case you were wondering, me and Santa Boo are still together. Solid as a rock. This year we decided to try something a little different for our photo. We’d...Continue reading →
    - 62 days ago, 11 Dec 15, 10:44pm -
  • DIY

    DIY

    I flew back home yesterday on one of those bootleg, no-frills “make-your-own-mimosa” airlines. Thankfully, I am not afraid of a little manual labor. Really, Alitalia. Get yourself together.
    - 65 days ago, 9 Dec 15, 1:43am -
  • Trip of a Lifetime

    Trip of a Lifetime

    Had the most amazing time with these folks the past week and a half. Huge thanks to Seth and Sherri Mandell, tour organizer and host Avi Liberman, the fabulous PR team...Continue reading →
    - 65 days ago, 9 Dec 15, 1:12am -
  • No, thank you!

    No, thank you!

    During my time here in Israel, I’ve been most touched by how appreciative the audiences have been. We have a Q&A with them after each show, and each night they thank us profusely...Continue reading →
    - 67 days ago, 7 Dec 15, 12:42am -

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FTC


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Washington Monthly

  • newQuick Takes

    Quick Takes

    * It's good to see this kind of thing. And I expect we'll see more of it as this campaign goes on. Two dozen Latino celebrities came together Thursday to...
    - 4 hours ago, 11 Feb 16, 9:38pm -
  • newNext Up: Nevada

    Next Up: Nevada

    Gage Skidmore/flickr Before the Democratic presidential race gets to South Carolina, the Nevada caucuses will take place on February 20th. Recently I pointed to an excellent article by Tierney Sneed...
    - 5 hours ago, 11 Feb 16, 7:50pm -
  • newHow to Set a Political Trap

    How to Set a Political Trap

    Obama-Biden Transition Project/flickr Back in 2000, there was a debate between Al Gore and Bill Bradley held at the Apollo Theater in Harlem. As you might expect, the topics largely...
    - 7 hours ago, 11 Feb 16, 6:34pm -
  • newCliven Bundy Is In Federal Custody

    Cliven Bundy Is In Federal Custody

    Andre Gustavo Stumpf/flickr My only response to the standoff in Oregon has been that we could safely ignore the militiamen and that the best strategy for dealing with them was...
    - 9 hours ago, 11 Feb 16, 4:30pm -
  • newListening to People of Color in This Democratic Presidential Primary

    Listening to People of Color in This Democratic Presidential Primary

    As we head into the Nevada caucuses and the South Carolina primary, talk has finally heated up about the role of people color in this Democratic presidential primary. As I...
    - 10 hours ago, 11 Feb 16, 3:00pm -
  • newPresident Obama on How We Can Build a Better Politics

    President Obama on How We Can Build a Better Politics

    Yesterday, on the ninth anniversary of his announcement that he would run for president, Obama returned to Springfield and gave a speech at the Illinois General Assembly. In it, he...
    - 12 hours ago, 11 Feb 16, 1:20pm -
  • Quick Takes

    Quick Takes

    * Greg Sargent identifies the similarities between Trump and Sanders. Trump says, "we're getting ripped off" and Sanders says, "the system is rigged." But he also notes the differences between...
    - 1 day ago, 10 Feb 16, 10:00pm -
  • Who's Going to be the Last Man Standing in the GOP Establishment Lane? Does it Matter?

    Who's Going to be the Last Man Standing in the GOP Establishment Lane? Does it Matter?

    Gage Skidmore/flickr Apparently Chris Christie is pulling the plug on his campaign today. The fact that he inflicted a mortal wound on Marco Rubio in the last Republican debate before...
    - 1 day ago, 10 Feb 16, 8:00pm -
  • Fox News Doesn't Know What to Do

    Fox News Doesn't Know What to Do

    It’s interesting that Bill O’Reilly and Megyn Kelly are warring with each other and that Roger Ailes has arranged for HarperCollins to give Kelly a $10 million advance on...
    - 1 day ago, 10 Feb 16, 6:07pm -
  • Why Sanders is Still Behind the Eight Ball

    Why Sanders is Still Behind the Eight Ball

    Alex Hanson/flickr As of right now, with 92% of the vote reporting, Bernie Sanders is projected to have won 13 delegates from New Hampshire. Hillary Clinton is projected to have...
    - 1 day ago, 10 Feb 16, 4:30pm -
  • "Things Have Always Been This Bad"

    "Things Have Always Been This Bad"

    I've always found this quote from Molly Ivins to be surprisingly uplifting. Things are not getting worse; things have always been this bad. Nothing is more consoling than the long...
    - 1 day ago, 10 Feb 16, 3:00pm -
  • What We Learned in New Hampshire

    What We Learned in New Hampshire

    Gage Skidmore/flickr Expectations going in to the New Hampshire primary were that Trump and Sanders would win. That is exactly what happened. But beyond that, we learned a few things....
    - 2 days ago, 10 Feb 16, 1:00pm -
  • Quick Takes

    Quick Takes

    * This is an even worse characteristic in a president than being a Marcobot. [T]o those who have known him longest, Rubio’s flustered performance Saturday night fit perfectly with an...
    - 2 days ago, 9 Feb 16, 9:44pm -
  • Have Some Fresh Hippie-Bashing

    Have Some Fresh Hippie-Bashing

    Let’s count the ways that Molly Ball dehumanizes the youth vote. 1. They line up for hours to see Sanders, snow accumulating on their puffy jackets and knit caps and...
    - 2 days ago, 9 Feb 16, 9:19pm -
  • How Would a President Sanders Approach Trade Policy?

    How Would a President Sanders Approach Trade Policy?

    Gage Skidmore/flickr During the last Democratic presidential debate, Chuck Todd opened a question to Bernie Sanders by pointing out that he had never supported a trade deal during his time...
    - 2 days ago, 9 Feb 16, 7:23pm -

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Georgetown Voice

  • Just the Tip: Loneliness and Hillternshipz
    Dear Shay, I’ve been feeling the summer blues. I miss my friends and my bestie is leaving for abroad. Also, I think I’m working way too hard. Halp plz! Sincerely, All-bi Mysalf Hey All-bi Mysalf, I’m really sorry... Read More
    - 9 Jul 15, 12:11am -
  • Door-to-door inspections in Georgetown, Burleith hope to get all GU student homes up to standard
    The Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA) has begun door-to-door inspections in both West Georgetown and Burleith to make sure townhouses are keeping to D.C. Housing Code. Both university-owned and off-campus houses will be subject to…
    - 3 Jul 15, 2:39am -
  • Free outdoor movies coming to Georgetown
    Starting next Tuesday night, the Georgetown Business Improvement District will begin screening outdoor movies at the Georgetown Waterfront Park. The Sunset Cinema series will kick off with St. Elmo’s Fire on July 7. State of Play will play... Read…
    - 30 Jun 15, 12:45pm -
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    Let Shayshay Chitchat solve your problems. We know you have them.
    - 30 Jun 15, 12:25am -
  • America F*
    America’s b-day is quickly approaching. Vox hopes you have planned ahead with 4th of July brunch reservations and suitable red, white, and blue garb. To get you in the mood for the upcoming debauchery of the long weekend,... Read More
    - 30 Jun 15, 12:05am -
  • Just the Tip: Itchy Butts
    Hi yes hello, I have been doing research on consumer reports lately, but they just don’t have the information I need. Which toilet paper should I buy to keep the forest fire between my ass cheeks contained? Sincerely, my... Read More
    - 23 Jun 15, 10:09pm -
  • Egypt’s Sisi regime sentences SFS professor to death, final verdict pending
    Dr. Emad El-Din Shahin didn’t know he had been sentenced in absentia to death by the Egyptian government of Abdel Fattah al-Sisi until a friend called him from London last month to express his condolences. Shahin, a visiting... Read More
    - 6 Jun 15, 12:22am -
  • Just the Tip: Calling all idiots and cat people
    Dear ChitChat, As I laid in bed last week trying to learn my timetables, my roommate asked me why I’m so dumb.  Initially I was offended because I didn’t consider myself dumb (I have read every A Series... Read More
    - 5 Jun 15, 11:40pm -
  • Georgetown opts for partial divestment, will end investments in coal
    This morning, Georgetown’s Board of Directors voted to end the university’s direct investments of endowment funds to companies whose principal business is the mining of coal for use in energy production. They additionally encouraged their exte…
    - 5 Jun 15, 2:46am -
  • Dupont fire kills Georgetown graduate
    Update June 5, 7:06 p.m.: The university has now confirmed that at least one of the victims of the fire was a Georgetown alumna. Nina Brekelmans had just finished her graduate degree in May. School of Foreign Service Intern Dean... Read More
    - 4 Jun 15, 1:51am -

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Yelp DC


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Capital Area Food Bank

  • New Menu Items for Hispanic Neighbors

    New Menu Items for Hispanic Neighbors

    Are beans, corn flour, and rice among the pantry staples you enjoy cooking with routinely at home? For many of the households served by the Capital Area Food Bank, having access to these healthy foods are key to cooking regularly. The post New Menu…
    - 3 days ago, 8 Feb 16, 9:48pm -
  • In Snowpocolyse, the Food Bank Digs DC DPR

    In Snowpocolyse, the Food Bank Digs DC DPR

    Snow days are many things – an opportunity for winter adventure, a parent’s worst nightmare, a time to catch up on your Netflix queue. But for the vulnerable residents of the Washington, DC region, snow days present a real and present threat.Th…
    - 8 days ago, 3 Feb 16, 4:28pm -
  • From sweetgreen to the Food Bank: Fueling Our Communities

    From sweetgreen to the Food Bank: Fueling Our Communities

    Fast forward a week to yesterday afternoon, when I found myself walking the aisles of our distribution center with the 60 members of the sweetgreen team who had come to volunteer. The post From sweetgreen to the Food Bank: Fueling Our Communities a…
    - 27 days ago, 15 Jan 16, 3:50pm -
  • Can we Pave the Road to Connection with Chicken Soup?

    Can we Pave the Road to Connection with Chicken Soup?

    An American Millennial feels more comfortable setting up a Kiva loan to a farmer in Kenya than bringing chicken soup to a neighbor.The post Can we Pave the Road to Connection with Chicken Soup? appeared first on Capital Area Food Bank.
    - 37 days ago, 5 Jan 16, 9:31pm -

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