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  • City Paper’s Daily Recap: January 12
    WBJ: Team bagel vs. team biscuit. ... Washingtonian: What top restaurants have planned for Restaurant Week. ... Post: Health-conscious Halsa opens today in Brookland. ... PoPville: Burger King closes in Union Station. ... ARLnow: Sweet Leaf to o…
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  • Stanton & Greene Coming to Capitol Hill

    Stanton & Greene Coming to Capitol Hill

    Stanton & Greene is the result of a collaboration between three different bar owners in D.C. Eli Hengst and Jared Rager of Sonoma, and August Paro of Beuchert's Saloon are partnering up to work on the project, which is coming into the former home of…
    - 26 days ago, 6 Jan 15, 3:20pm -
  • New Company, Republic Kolache Co., to Open Soon

    New Company, Republic Kolache Co., to Open Soon

    Kolaches are a popular treat in Texas -- pastries from the Czech Republic made from soft dough and different types of filings. Chris Svetlik and Brian Stanford, both hailing from Texas, will soon be bringing the snacks to D.C. They plan to open Repub…
    - 26 days ago, 6 Jan 15, 3:09pm -
  • City Paper’s Daily Recap: January 6
    Washington Post: Chef Alex McCoy leaves Duke's Grocery to open Southeast Asian restaurantPoPville: Mad Momos closes in Columbia HeightsWashingtonian: Mike Isabella will open Kapnos Kouzina in BethesdaNPR: Craft brewers are running out of names,…
    - 26 days ago, 6 Jan 15, 12:00pm -
  • Comfort Food, Indian-Style: Kitchari

    Comfort Food, Indian-Style: Kitchari

    Comfort food is similar across all cultures -- warm, rich, satisfying. Kitchari, an Indian one-pot dish, hits all of those notes and more. Similar to risotto, the bean and grain dish has a creamy texture and tastes far worse for you than it actually…
    - 26 days ago, 6 Jan 15, 12:00pm -
  • Columbia Heights Says Goodbye to Mad Momos

    Columbia Heights Says Goodbye to Mad Momos

    Mad Momos, which opened in December 2012, is now closed permanently. The restaurant closed for the holidays between December 22 and January 5, but word broke today that the space would not be reopening as previously planned. According to a note from…
    - 26 days ago, 6 Jan 15, 12:40am -
  • Dumplings, Soup Noodles En Route to EatsPlace

    Dumplings, Soup Noodles En Route to EatsPlace

    EatsPlace is saying goodbye to one of its first residents, DC Born & Raised. The Southern restaurant will leave the space this Thursday, making room for the newest occupant -- owner Katy Chang. Chang will be serving dumplings and noodle soup for one…
    - 26 days ago, 5 Jan 15, 10:18pm -
  • Vigilante Coffee to Pop Up at Impala

    Vigilante Coffee to Pop Up at Impala

    Vigilante Coffee Co. will be opening on H Street on January 16. A pop-up cafe will be starting at Impala Cantina Y Taqueria, where the coffee company will be serving their drinks as well as doughnuts. A sidewalk window will be open for ordering from…
    - 26 days ago, 5 Jan 15, 6:00pm -

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  • DC Restaurants Celebrate Super Bowl Sunday 2015

    DC Restaurants Celebrate Super Bowl Sunday 2015

    As DC prepares to watch the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks compete for the winning title on February 1 (game starts at 6:30 p.m. ET), local restaurants are offering tasty promotions to satisfy Game Day appetites. At Shake Shack, c…
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  • 9 Things Beyond The Beltway: January 30, 2015

    9 Things Beyond The Beltway: January 30, 2015

    Career & Life Lessons: Your morning is really the most important part of your entire day, as it sets the tone for what follows. If you are behind from the outset, your workday will be filled with tension and perhaps some panic. The best way to avoid…
    - 2 days ago, 30 Jan 15, 12:00pm -
  • Something Blue

    Something Blue

    We’ve all heard the saying “Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue”; today this rhyme stands for good luck charms for the wedding day.  There are different meanings behind each saying.  Something old represents your…
    - 2 days ago, 30 Jan 15, 12:00pm -
  • 4 Things To Do This Weekend

    4 Things To Do This Weekend

    It should be a nice sunny DC day to grab your skates and head over to the National Gallery of Art’s Sculpture Garden’s Ice Rink. Admission is $8.00 adults $7.00 seniors (age 50 and over) $7.00 students (with school ID) and $7.00 children (age…
    - 2 days ago, 30 Jan 15, 12:00pm -

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  • Friday Link Roundup: January 30, 2015

    Friday Link Roundup: January 30, 2015

    We know it's still cold and you’ll be cooped up inside staring at your computer all weekend long. That brings us to this week’s best gifs and links that we could find. Enjoy!The post Friday Link Roundup: January 30, 2015 appeared first on Digita…
    - 1 day ago, 30 Jan 15, 10:00pm -
  • Join Us Tonight For Our First Event of 2015!

    Join Us Tonight For Our First Event of 2015!

      Oh, hello there. Didn’t see you sitting there re […]The post Join Us Tonight For Our First Event of 2015! appeared first on Digital District.
    - 4 days ago, 28 Jan 15, 8:00am -
  • Team Member Tuesday: Katie Garrett

    Team Member Tuesday: Katie Garrett

     This week, we are putting the spotlight on Director of […]The post Team Member Tuesday: Katie Garrett appeared first on Digital District.
    - 5 days ago, 27 Jan 15, 2:19pm -
  • Friday Link Roundup: January 31, 2015
    It's been a big week! We'll help you catch up on the digital news you might have missed.The post Friday Link Roundup: January 31, 2015 appeared first on Digital District.
    - 8 days ago, 23 Jan 15, 10:35pm -
  • Jobs Spotlight: January 22, 2015
    Check out the latest digital job that DC has to offer.The post Jobs Spotlight: January 22, 2015 appeared first on Digital District.
    - 9 days ago, 22 Jan 15, 6:44pm -
  • Why you should go to Fosterly’s Collaborate conference (and how to work the room like a pro)

    Why you should go to Fosterly’s Collaborate conference (and how to work the room like a pro)

    Fosterly is hosting Collaborate, a two-day conference that brings together the country’s brightest innovators and entrepreneurs. We'll be there. Will you?The post Why you should go to Fosterly’s Collaborate conference (and how to work the room l…
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  • Team Member Tuesday: Kelly Paras

    Team Member Tuesday: Kelly Paras

    Spotlight: Kelly Paras Twitter:  @flipflopcaravan How d […]The post Team Member Tuesday: Kelly Paras appeared first on Digital District.
    - 11 days ago, 20 Jan 15, 7:29pm -
  • Friday Link Roundup: January 16, 2015

    Friday Link Roundup: January 16, 2015

    So, to make those last few hours of work slip by faster, check out the digital news and adorable gifs you might have missed.The post Friday Link Roundup: January 16, 2015 appeared first on Digital District.
    - 16 days ago, 16 Jan 15, 3:00pm -
  • Lessons Learned From LinkedIn Profile Review Campaign
    The good answer is that there is no perfect LinkedIn profile. Each of them should be unique. The bad news is that many people neglect it, when it can be an incredibly useful resource when looking for a job, finding connections, or learning more about…
    - 16 days ago, 15 Jan 15, 6:18pm -
  • Introducing the 2015 Board of Directors
    With our election season over, it's time to announce our new board of directors!The post Introducing the 2015 Board of Directors appeared first on Digital District.
    - 18 days ago, 14 Jan 15, 3:34pm -

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Beyond DC

  • All the buildings and races of DC, Arlington & Alexandria on one map

    All the buildings and races of DC, Arlington & Alexandria on one map

    This incredibly cool map shows the footprints of every building in DC, Arlington and Alexandria, colored according to the predominant race living on that block. Map from Kenton Ngo at kentonngo.com. By coloring blocks only according to the most popul…
    - 2 days ago, 30 Jan 15, 4:45pm -
  • Best way to protect a bikeway? How about a bikeshare station

    Best way to protect a bikeway? How about a bikeshare station


    - 4 days ago, 28 Jan 15, 4:52pm -
  • Ottawa has a four mile ice skating highway

    Ottawa has a four mile ice skating highway

    Ottawans probably don’t get a lot of snow days off work. Not with winter commuting options like the Rideau skateway, a four mile long highway for ice skaters Rideau skateway. Photo by Ted Court on Flickr. The skateway runs along the Rideau Canal, f…
    - 5 days ago, 27 Jan 15, 5:15pm -
  • Accounting for population, the world map looks totally different

    Accounting for population, the world map looks totally different

    This is a world population cartogram, a false-geography map that resizes countries according to their population. It’s an interesting way to view the world, and compared to common projections perhaps more accurate, in its own way. Map from Reddit u…
    - 6 days ago, 26 Jan 15, 5:21pm -
  • Dormsjo says no more arbitrary deadlines for DC Streetcar

    Dormsjo says no more arbitrary deadlines for DC Streetcar

    DDOT Director Leif Dormsjo says he’s hitting the reset button on the often-delayed H Street streetcar. What that really means: Safety certification will continue, but DDOT won’t announce any more opening dates until they’re sure. And Dormsjo wi…
    - 15 days ago, 16 Jan 15, 8:22pm -
  • “Unstealable” bike transforms to become its own lock

    “Unstealable” bike transforms to become its own lock

    What if instead of carrying around a hand-held bike lock, your bike was its own lock? That’s the premise behind the Yerka Project, an attempt to design an “unstealable” bicycle. Image from the Yerka Project. The ingenious design works like this…
    - 17 days ago, 15 Jan 15, 3:25pm -
  • How to tell the difference between streetcars and light rail

    How to tell the difference between streetcars and light rail

    There is much confusion over what separates streetcars from light rail. That’s because there’s no single easy way to tell, and many systems are hybrids. To tell the difference, one has to simultaneously look at the tracks, train vehicles, and sta…
    - 19 days ago, 13 Jan 15, 3:39pm -
  • Australia has an enormous nationwide beltway

    Australia has an enormous nationwide beltway

    Washington’s I-495 beltway is a 64 mile long loop. London’s M-25 orbital motorway is 117 miles. They seem big, but they’re practically microscopic next to the greatest ring road on Earth, Australia’s 9,000-mile Highway 1. Map from the Commonw…
    - 20 days ago, 12 Jan 15, 5:16pm -
  • Well, the streetcar works in the snow

    Well, the streetcar works in the snow

    Today’s snow made for at least one happy side effect: The H Street streetcar got an opportunity to test operations in challenging weather. So far, it seems to be working smoothly. This is no surprise. Toronto has the largest streetcar network in No…
    - 25 days ago, 6 Jan 15, 6:19pm -
  • No more posts this week; happy holidays

    No more posts this week; happy holidays

    I’m with family near Albany, New York until December 30ish. With any luck, the next post you see here will be for the opening of the H Street streetcar. With luck. Yes, I’ll believe it when I see it too. Albany. Photo by Doc Searls on Flickr.
    - 40 days ago, 23 Dec 14, 5:00pm -

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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 Nov 13, 4:58pm -
  • 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 ……
    - 30 Sep 13, 12:30pm -
  • 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 Lookbook Summer 2013 Outtakes

    ANTHOM Lookbook Summer 2013 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 -
  • White on white with Proenza Schouler on top

    White on white with Proenza Schouler on top


    - 24 Jun 13, 12:30pm -
  • Goddess of Babylon: The Tabernacle Dress

    Goddess of Babylon: The Tabernacle Dress

    I love when a designer’s inspiration for a collection can be palpably experienced in a single garment “My muse, Ishtar, the Babylonian goddess of love and war had to find new clothes to wear on an expedition to uncover the ruins of … Continue…
    - 28 May 13, 12:30pm -

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  • Celebrate! International Women’s Day Gala – March 7

    Celebrate! International Women’s Day Gala – March 7

    “Connecting for Women Empowerment” GC4W celebrates “International Women’s Day” in Washington DC New York, January 28th, 2015 – On Saturday March 7th, 2015, the Global Connections for Women Foundation (GC4W), the international non-profit…
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    Thoughts on American Sniper

    Thoughts On AN AMERICAN SNIPER   WARNING:  Contains Minimal and General Spoilers     General Impression:  An impressive movie depicting the costs of war on a single individual fighting it, and on his family, enduring his fighting it. Bradley Coo…
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    Denial

    Denial of truth you know to be truth reveals an ignorance others know to be ignorance. C2015, Vicki Hinze
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    Mrs. Rosa Parks Prayer Service & Luncheon – 12/16

    Mrs. Rosa Parks Prayer Service & Luncheon When: February 16 — Service at 12pm – lunch 12:45pm Where: The Mansion on O Street – 2020 O Street N.W., DC Tickets: $45/per – online reservations required Reserve: http://www.omansion.com/parks Join…
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    Valentine’s Weekend Sunday Brunch & Tour at the Mansion on O Street

    Valentine’s Weekend Sunday Brunch & Tour When: February 15 – 11pm — 1pm Where: The Mansion on O Street 2020 O Street N.W., DC Cost: $30/person On-line Reservations Required: http://www.omansion.com/brunch This Valentine’s weekend share the lo…
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    Valentine’s Day Dinner at The Mansion on O Street

    Valentine’s Day Dinner When: February 14, 2015 – 5pm – 11pm Where: The Mansion on O Street 2020 O Street N.W., DC Tickets: $69/person – On-line reservations are required Reserve: http://www.omansion.com/valentinesday Love is in the air at the…
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    Valentine’s Eve Dinner at The Mansion on O Street

    Valentine’s Eve Dinner When: February 13, 2015 – 5pm – 9pm Where: The Mansion on O Street 2020 O Street N.W., DC Tickets: $69/person – On-line reservations are required Reserve: http://www.omansion.com/valentineseve Celebrate Love a little ea…
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    Deflate-Gate or Deflated-Ego-Gate you tell me!

    Link to audio: https://soundcloud.com/willrobertsweeklyradio/12315dailyscreamdeflategate   I’m Will Roberts, and this is the daily scream!! Ahh, here we go! Now how sad is it that we question everything these days, I will tell ya the question, n…
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    Frozen Bitch Face — What You Need To Know

    By Piper Bayard Everyone’s face freezes at forty-five. Seriously. At forty-five, give or take a year or two, Frosty the Face Freezer breathes on us at an unpredictable instant, and the expression we are wearing on our face at that moment is frozen…
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    What Do You Hear in Your Anger?

      By KM Huber In August of 1965, I would change labels—no longer just a child but now a teenager as well. The Beatles had already arrived. The Civil Rights Act had passed. Lyndon Johnson had been elected president by the largest landslide in histo…
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Famous D.C.

  • Famous Friday [Round Up]
    #NATIONAL #DeflateGate solved; If you post more than 3 selfies of yourself in one week, it’s time to settle down; Suge Knight obviously does not have a rearview camera on his whip;  President Obama was in Philly this week to get House Democrats al…
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    Marshawn Lynch was disciplined and hit on all of his talking points today. A political consultant's dream. — Richard Deitsch (@richarddeitsch) January 27, 2015 h/t Jim BillimoriaThe post Now That’s On Message appeared first on FamousDC.
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  • If You’re Famous for D.C., You Probably Have a Veluxe Login
    Veluxe, the on-demand beauty and fitness app delivering professional hair, makeup, and personal training services right to your door, has a pretty elite clientele right now. Helena Andrews, writing in the Washington Post’s Reliable Source column ca…
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  • This Was You Last Night, Wasn’t It?
    Don’t lie.The post This Was You Last Night, Wasn’t It? appeared first on FamousDC.
    - 6 days ago, 26 Jan 15, 2:12pm -
  • Do It. Right Now.
    A friendly life reminder from FamousDC. “One day you will wake up and there won’t be any more time to do the things you’ve always wanted. Do it now.” -Paulo CoelhoThe post Do It. Right Now. appeared first on FamousDC.
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  • Famous Friday [Round Up]
    #NATIONAL New England Patriots, CHEATING?!; Much more pleasant NFL talk – bad lip reading; If you want to wonder at the universe and feel small today; Goodbye Skymall; Pizza? Or…bunnies?; the aging of Abercrombie and Fitch; This kid is about to g…
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  • Two Words: Committee Drone
    We have so many questions (What committee is this? What staff? Why does he have an iPad? Do you think this will go on his resume? Can you fly drones in Committee hearings?)The post Two Words: Committee Drone appeared first on FamousDC.
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  • Garrett Graff Continues to Make the Rest of Us Look Bad
    From Fishbowl to Washingtonian to Politico. Garrett Graff continues to make the rest of us look bad. Congratulations! “Garrett Graff will take over as editor of Politico Magazine. The former editor in chief of Washingtonian, … Garrett has stepped…
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    Aaron Blake at The Fix said it best, it’s “the craziest sentence about a Florida congressman you will read this week.” Truth. ORLANDO, Florida — A trial to determine whether U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson’s wife committed bigamy when she wed the co…
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  • Closing Bell: Cards Against Humanity … With Members
    Ashley Codianni at CNN played Cards Against Humanity with Members after SOTU. This is only one of the most amazing moments. Rep. Duffy got the question, “What puts a smile on Joe Biden’s face?” None of these Members, except Rep. Sean Duffy, kno…
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    Let’s just start with this, rule one of Cloture Club‘s SOTU drinking game: Drink for as long as Nancy Pelosi hugs the President when he enters the chamber. Not convinced this is the drinking game for tonight? Let’s examine one more: Bounce a qu…
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  • Famous Friday [Round Up]
    #NATIONAL #WorstCarIEverHad; Hershey, PA is so hot right now it may melt; The Grateful Dead is touring again. #1989Tweet; John Kerry took James Taylor to Paris to sing. Seriously. This is not a joke. We’re being for real.; Cleveland Rocks! Clevelan…
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    The U.S. Chamber of Commerce interviewed Ed Roland, the lead singer of the band Collective Soul, and collaborator Chris Yates, about what it’s like to be a musician navigating today’s complex and ever-changing creative landscape. While Roland has…
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  • Matt Dornic and the FishbowlDC Legacy
    Matt Dornic is a big deal now, and he was definitely a big deal in 2011, too, when he was in his third year of editorship at FishbowlDC. In short, he’s always been kind of a big deal. FBDC: What was the best part of being a Fishbowl editor? MD: Acc…
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    #NATIONAL We are Charlie; Dartmouth students charged with cheating in their ethics class; OUTRAGE: we don’t have hoverboards but we’re making space cars; Pillars of creation HD version; Maybe the superbug won’t kill us all; They opened up the t…
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  • Show Your Badge Program

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  • Getting Around: National Cherry Blossom Festival Edition
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Washington Nationals

  • No Excuses Mentoring: What you give is what you get
    Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals By Christine Jackson YBA Mentor My plate is full. My schedule is already very tight. I can’t fit another thing into my life. I’m super busy! All of these are valid excuses for…
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  • Spring Training Preview, Part III: Starting Pitchers
    Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals by Kyle Mann Coming off a Major League Baseball-best 3.03 starters ERA, the Washington Nationals added 2013 American League Cy Young Award Winner Max Scherzer to a starting staff t…
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  • Get ready for ‘Ten Days Of Teddy’
    Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals Hey Nats fans! I hope you’ve had a great offseason. It’s Teddy here to remind you that baseball will be back in just a few short weeks! Can you believe we’re celebrating the…
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  • Spring Training Preview, Part II: Relief Pitchers
    Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals by Kyle Mann Over each of the next few weeks, we’ll break down the entire Nationals roster as the team prepares to take the field in Viera, Fla., to get to work on defending thei…
    - 4 days ago, 27 Jan 15, 6:36pm -
  • Step Up To The Plate: Inspiration Comes in Small Packages
    Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals By Margaret “Marg.” Clark YBA Mentor With a trio of “scholar-athletes,” I spent my Wednesday evenings last fall at the Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy reading,…
    - 5 days ago, 26 Jan 15, 8:22pm -
  • Step Up To The Plate: Celebrating National Mentorship Month at the Nationals’ Youth Baseball Academy
    Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals by Tal Alter Over 20 years ago, Charles Barkley kicked up a national debate about the impact of professional athletes in society.  “I am not a role model,” he famously quippe…
    - 9 days ago, 23 Jan 15, 5:07pm -
  • Highlights from Max Scherzer’s introductory press conference
    Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals by Mike Feigen The Washington Nationals agreed to terms with right-handed pitcher Max Scherzer on a seven-year contract on Wednesday, followed by an introductory press conference…
    - 9 days ago, 22 Jan 15, 9:10pm -
  • Nationals sign RHP Max Scherzer to seven-year contract
    Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals by Amanda Comak Solidifying their starting rotation as arguably the best assembled in Major League Baseball, the Washington Nationals agreed to terms with 2013 American League Cy…
    - 10 days ago, 21 Jan 15, 6:43pm -
  • Spring Training Preview, Part I: Catchers
    Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals by Mike Feigen Over each of the next five weeks, we’ll break down the entire Nationals roster as the team prepares to take the field in Viera, Fla., to get to work on defending…
    - 11 days ago, 20 Jan 15, 9:29pm -
  • Nationals acquire INF Yunel Escobar from A’s
    Twitter: @Nationals | Facebook: Nationals | Instagram: @Nationals by Amanda Comak Adding depth to their middle infield, the Washington Nationals acquired infielder Yunel Escobar from the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday, in exchange for right-hand…
    - 17 days ago, 15 Jan 15, 1:34am -

@Nationals

Washington Capitals

  • newAnalysis: Capitals' Ovechkin set to join elite company
    Alex Ovechkin has reached the point in his career when comparisons and context on a generational level can give way to a much bigger range of time.Ovechkin's next goal, which he could score as soon as Saturday afternoon, when he and the Washin...
    - 10 hours ago, 31 Jan 15, 7:27pm -
  • Capitals Recall Cameron Schilling from Hershey
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have recalled defenseman Cameron Schilling from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.Schilling, 26, has appear.…
    - 5 days ago, 27 Jan 15, 2:35pm -
  • Ovechkin Finally Gets Car, Donates it to Special Cause
    COLUMBUS -- Even though he wasn't named MVP of the 2015 Honda NHL All-Star Game on Sunday night, Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin finally got his new car. He won't be keeping it for too long.Ovechkin, who missed out on the car Friday ...
    - 6 days ago, 26 Jan 15, 2:28am -
  • All-Star Record for Goals Set in Team Toews Victory
    COLUMBUS -- Team Toews outlasted Team Foligno 17-12 in a record-setting 2015 Honda NHL All-Star Game at Nationwide Arena on Sunday.The Columbus Blue Jackets' infamous goal cannon went off 11 times, for all but one of Team Foligno's 12 goals, b...
    - 6 days ago, 26 Jan 15, 2:04am -
  • 2015 Honda NHL All-Star Skills Competition Results
    2015 Honda NHL All-Star Skills Competition format, scoring & rulesEvents:1) Bridgestone NHL Fastest Skater2) Honda NHL Breakaway Challenge3) DraftKings NHL Accuracy Shooting4) Gatorade NHL Skills Challenge Relay5) Amp NHL Hardest S...
    - 6 days ago, 25 Jan 15, 10:21pm -
  • Ovechkin has fun trying for new car at All-Star draft
    COLUMBUS -- Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin stole the show Friday with his pleas to be the last pick in the 2015 NHL All-Star Fantasy Draft presented by DraftKings so he could leave with a new car. His all-star peers got a kick out of wa...
    - 8 days ago, 24 Jan 15, 4:35am -
  • Capitals Re-assign Steven Oleksy to Hershey
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have re-assigned defenseman Steven Oleksy to the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.Oleksy, 28, registered 19 po.…
    - 14 days ago, 18 Jan 15, 3:37pm -
  • Capitals Craze Donut Returns to Washington Area Dunkin’ Donuts
    WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 15 2015)– Dunkin’ Donuts, the official donut partner of the Washington Capitals, announced today the return of the Capitals Craze donut, a yeast donut frosted with white icing and drizzled with icing representing the tea…
    - 16 days ago, 15 Jan 15, 6:07pm -
  • Capitals Recall Steven Oleksy from Hershey
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have recalled defenseman Steven Oleksy from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today. Oleksy, 28, registered 19 po.…
    - 19 days ago, 13 Jan 15, 2:10pm -
  • Winter Classic Special of Caps Red Line to Debut on Jan. 13 on Monumental Network
    ARLINGTON, Va. – A special Winter Classic episode of the four-time Emmy award winning series Caps Red Line (CRL) presented by GEICO will debut on Monumental Network (MonumentalNetwork.com) on Tuesday, Jan. 13, at 3 p.m. Hosted by Capitals alu.…
    - 19 days ago, 12 Jan 15, 8:42pm -
  • Capitals Recall Justin Peters from Hershey, Re-assign Pheonix Copley to Hershey
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have recalled goaltender Justin Peters from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL) and re-assigned goaltender Pheonix Copley to Hershey, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLel.…
    - 20 days ago, 12 Jan 15, 2:49pm -
  • Capitals Re-assign Steven Oleksy to Hershey
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have re-assigned defenseman Steven Oleksy to the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.Oleksy, 28, registered 19 po.…
    - 21 days ago, 11 Jan 15, 2:50pm -
  • Ovechkin Selected to Participate in 2015 NHL All-Star Game
    ARLINGTON, Va. – Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin has been selected to participate in the 2015 NHL All-Star Game, the NHL announced today. The game will be played at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio, on Jan. 25. This season marks Ovechkin’s f…
    - 21 days ago, 10 Jan 15, 10:52pm -
  • Capitals Recall Steven Oleksy from Hershey, Re-assign Nate Schmidt to Hershey
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have recalled defenseman Steven Oleksy from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL) and re-assigned defenseman Nate Schmidt to Hershey, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLella.…
    - 22 days ago, 10 Jan 15, 3:07pm -
  • Capitals Recall Pheonix Copley from Hershey
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have recalled goaltender Pheonix Copley from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL) and re-assigned goaltender Justin Peters to Hershey for conditioning purposes, senior vice president and ge.…
    - 23 days ago, 9 Jan 15, 5:05pm -
  • Alex Ovechkin Named NHL’s “Second Star” of the Week
    ARLINGTON, Va. – Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin has been named the NHL’s “Second Star” for the week ending Jan. 4, the NHL announced today.Ovechkin recorded two points (one goal, one assist) in each of his three games last week…
    - 26 days ago, 5 Jan 15, 6:03pm -
  • Capitals to Host Blood Drive Jan. 31 at Kettler Capitals Iceplex
    ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals and Inova Blood Donor Services will host a blood drive on Saturday, Jan. 31, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va. Blood drive donors will receive a bobblehead of defensema.…
    - 27 days ago, 5 Jan 15, 3:57pm -
  • Capitals' Barry Trotz still the same coach in a new city
    Not long after defenseman Matt Niskanen signed with the Washington Capitals this past summer, he paid a visit to Kettler Capitals Iceplex to get his bearings and have his first in-person player-coach conversation with Barry Trotz. The differin...
    - 33 days ago, 29 Dec 14, 6:11pm -
  • NHL to Create Free Fan Festival Outside of Nationals Park in Celebration of 2015 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic
    NEW YORK (December 16, 2014) –The National Hockey League (NHL®), in conjunction with the city of Washington, D.C., will extend the celebration of the 2015 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic®, the Jan. 1 outdoor game between the Chicago Blackhawks® a…
    - 46 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 11:46pm -

@Washcaps

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

  • DC Area’s Best Valentine’s Day Dining Options

    DC Area’s Best Valentine’s Day Dining Options

    Looking for great Valentine's Day dining options around the DC area? Prix fix dinners deals from Silver Spring to Alexandria.(Visited 26 times, 4 visits today)The post DC Area’s Best Valentine’s Day Dining Options appeared first on DC After Fiv…
    - 3 days ago, 29 Jan 15, 5:56am -
  • Capitol Lounge Offering Free Sam Adams for Super Bowl

    Capitol Lounge Offering Free Sam Adams for Super Bowl

    Looking for somewhere to watch the big game this Sunday?(Visited 15 times, 2 visits today)The post Capitol Lounge Offering Free Sam Adams for Super Bowl appeared first on DC After Five.
    - 4 days ago, 28 Jan 15, 4:12am -
  • Crystal City Hosts Crystal Couture for 7th Year

    Crystal City Hosts Crystal Couture for 7th Year

    Crystal Couture – Show & Sale unites 40 of the metropolitan area’s most stylish boutiques, designers, and fashion retailers.(Visited 2 times, 1 visits today)The post Crystal City Hosts Crystal Couture for 7th Year appeared first on DC After Fiv…
    - 4 days ago, 28 Jan 15, 3:24am -
  • Fire at Former Murphy’s Irish Pub, New Bar Civita

    Fire at Former Murphy’s Irish Pub, New Bar Civita

    Sad news for those in Woodley Park and owner of Bar Civitia today. The spot formerly occupied by Murphy's was recently bought by Liberty Tavern and Lyon Hall chef Liam Civita and has been undergoing renovations in anticipation for a mid-February open…
    - 7 days ago, 24 Jan 15, 6:07pm -
  • DC After 5 Promo Code: DC Limo Rally Scavenger Hunt

    DC After 5 Promo Code: DC Limo Rally Scavenger Hunt

    We have a promo code for you to save $25 off your team's limo.(Visited 13 times, 1 visits today)The post DC After 5 Promo Code: DC Limo Rally Scavenger Hunt appeared first on DC After Five.
    - 9 days ago, 23 Jan 15, 7:15am -
  • Chicago Returns to the National Theatre

    Chicago Returns to the National Theatre

    Chicago, which opened to rave reviews in 1996, now has the distinction of being the longest running American musical and the second longest running show in Broadway history.(Visited 10 times, 1 visits today)The post Chicago Returns to the National…
    - 10 days ago, 21 Jan 15, 5:52pm -
  • Washington Auto Show Rolls Into Town

    Washington Auto Show Rolls Into Town

    This year, hundreds of thousands of visitors, including many environmental and automotive visionaries, will explore the more than 700 new makes.(Visited 15 times, 3 visits today)The post Washington Auto Show Rolls Into Town appeared first on DC Aft…
    - 11 days ago, 21 Jan 15, 2:45am -
  • Mr. Henry’s Adds Live Music, New Menu

    Mr. Henry’s Adds Live Music, New Menu

    Popular local spot Mr. Henry's in Capitol Hill recently completed renovations on their 2nd floor and as of Jan. 9, have brought back local music to jam in that space.(Visited 19 times, 1 visits today)The post Mr. Henry’s Adds Live Music, New Menu…
    - 18 days ago, 13 Jan 15, 6:36pm -
  • Ice Yards: DC’s First-Ever Adult Ice Bar and Festival

    Ice Yards: DC’s First-Ever Adult Ice Bar and Festival

    This Saturday, Jan. 17 from 2 - 6 p.m., The Yards will host its first-ever Ice Yards festival.(Visited 606 times, 1 visits today)The post Ice Yards: DC’s First-Ever Adult Ice Bar and Festival appeared first on DC After Five.
    - 19 days ago, 12 Jan 15, 10:01pm -
  • Daily Grill Launches Revamped Seven-Day Happy Hour

    Daily Grill Launches Revamped Seven-Day Happy Hour

    Daily Grill in Dupont Circle revamped their happy hour menu recently. Hard to find a better deal.(Visited 70 times, 1 visits today)The post Daily Grill Launches Revamped Seven-Day Happy Hour appeared first on DC After Five.
    - 23 days ago, 9 Jan 15, 2:49am -

@dcafterfive

DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities

  • DC’s Hot Hits & Hidden Jewels; Friday, January 30 – Sunday, February 1

    DC’s Hot Hits & Hidden Jewels; Friday, January 30 – Sunday, February 1

    Check out this weekend’s Hot Hits & Hidden Jewels from CultureCapital, your link to the Arts in Metro DC. NMWA Nights: Merry Making National Museum of Women in the Arts. Fri. Enjoy refreshments, try your hand at activities and take themed tours of…
    - 4 days ago, 28 Jan 15, 2:00pm -
  • Addison/Ripley presents: NATURAL ALLUSIONS, opening receptions, Saturday, January 31st

    Addison/Ripley presents: NATURAL ALLUSIONS, opening receptions, Saturday, January 31st

    ISABEL MANALO   LINDA CUMMINGS   JUDY HOFFMAN   CARSON FOX   MERLE TEMKIN   JACKIE BATTENFIELD   JULIA BLOOM  NATURAL ALLUSIONS curated by Jackie Battenfield  JANUARY 31 – MARCH 14, 2015  OPENING RECEPTION FOR THE ARTISTS   SATURDAY,…
    - 6 days ago, 26 Jan 15, 4:37pm -
  • Form and Function in  Fox Cried

    Form and Function in  Fox Cried

    [A guest post from FY15 Artist Fellowship Program (AFP) Grantee Jane Claire Remick] I’ve only been on one blind date in life thus far, and I’m pleased to say that I’m still in that relationship two years later. I was invited to collaborate with…
    - 8 days ago, 23 Jan 15, 8:18pm -
  • Washington Bach Consort seeks Patron Services Manager

    Washington Bach Consort seeks Patron Services Manager

    Patron Services Manager Washington Bach Consort Part-time Position  Position Summary The Washington Bach Consort, the nation’s premiere baroque orchestra, is seeking a part-time Patron Services Manager. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Pat…
    - 9 days ago, 22 Jan 15, 8:17pm -
  • EMULSION 2015

    EMULSION 2015

     DEADLINE: February 15, 2015 at 11:59:59 p.m. EST Read the Full Prospectus HERE Apply via Submittable HERE The Second Annual East City Art Regional Juried Show PRIZES $1,250 First Place Prize $750 Second Place Prize $500 Third Place Prize Two People…
    - 9 days ago, 22 Jan 15, 7:26pm -

@TheDCArts
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Better in Bulk

  • newFebruary Blog Prompts {12 Months of Writing Ideas}

    February Blog Prompts {12 Months of Writing Ideas}

      It’s that time of year again – the time of the year when everyone seems to become a little LOVE obsessed (which is not a bad thing to be obsessed about!). In fact, I’ve had fun this past month making some Valentine’s Day crafts – a first…
    - 24 mins ago, 1 Feb 15, 5:11am -
  • Light Cookies and Cream Chocolate Milkshake

    Light Cookies and Cream Chocolate Milkshake

      This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of TruMoo Milk for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I’ve surprised even myself this past month. I’ve been sticking with my goal to eat better this year, and I love that my decision to eat healt…
    - 2 days ago, 30 Jan 15, 4:31pm -
  • This Week on Instagram – Give Me Your Best Shot #PSF

    This Week on Instagram – Give Me Your Best Shot #PSF

      Another week, another big collection of Instagram photos. I’ve actually been having fun setting multiple photography challenges for myself each day. Like I’ve said before, Instagram may not be quite the same as taking pictures with my camera,…
    - 2 days ago, 30 Jan 15, 1:41am -
  • 110 of the Best Party Foods for the Big Game

    110 of the Best Party Foods for the Big Game

      Are you getting ready to celebrate the Big Game this weekend with friends…and lots of food? If you’re looking for more ideas for your football party (or any get-together with friends and family where food is involved) I’ve got the ultimate l…
    - 2 days ago, 29 Jan 15, 8:53pm -
  • Weight Watchers Chocolate Pumpkin Muffins {1 PointsPlus}

    Weight Watchers Chocolate Pumpkin Muffins {1 PointsPlus}

      When I get into to something, I tend to go in with both feet. When I started Weight Watchers during the last week of 2014, I had no idea how obsessed I would become with finding and creating delicious recipes that are better for me. OK, it sounds…
    - 5 days ago, 27 Jan 15, 11:00am -
  • DIY Button Heart Canvas Wall Art

    DIY Button Heart Canvas Wall Art

      Before my oldest daughter headed back to college after the holidays, the two of us sat down to do some crafts together. When we were brainstorming what we should create, Kim suggested that I make a button heart canvas based on something she had se…
    - 6 days ago, 26 Jan 15, 4:28pm -
  • This Week on Instagram – Give Me Your Best Shot #PSF

    This Week on Instagram – Give Me Your Best Shot #PSF

      You’ll have to forgive me for being short this week. I just walked in the door from the Washington Auto Show, and I honestly feel like I’ve never been more tired. I’m sure I HAVE actually been more tired, and I don’t really have a good rea…
    - 9 days ago, 23 Jan 15, 1:19am -
  • 5 No-Brainer Tips For a Healthier Year

    5 No-Brainer Tips For a Healthier Year

    I am participating in a sponsored campaign hosted by Centrum®. I received compensation for this post. While all opinions stated are my own, I make no claims about Centrum® as a product or its effectiveness. I’ve made it no secret that 2015 is the…
    - 9 days ago, 22 Jan 15, 6:46pm -
  • Strange Magic Activity Sheets and Printables

    Strange Magic Activity Sheets and Printables

      Did you know that Strange Magic, the newest animated film from Lucasfilm Ltd., opens in theaters this coming Friday, January 23? I’m excited to share these free printables – activity sheets, games, invitations and more. No compensation (moneta…
    - 10 days ago, 21 Jan 15, 6:15pm -
  • Valentine’s Day Craft Wall Hanging and Printable #CreativeHOP

    Valentine’s Day Craft Wall Hanging and Printable #CreativeHOP

      I love you, a bushel and a peck! When I was little, my mom would sing the song “I love you, a bushel and a peck” to me nearly every night. The song and its words came to signify a mother’s love for her kids…and I LOVE my kids! —->GET THE…
    - 12 days ago, 20 Jan 15, 9:00am -

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  • Tipping point

    Tipping point

    Flew into LA for the day and the venue sent a towncar service to pick me up at the airport. I realized I didn’t have any cash when I got in the car, so I asked the driver if I […]
    - 8 Jul 14, 8:51pm -
  • Poser

    Poser

    So I’m sitting at an airport gate wearing a Montreal Canadiens t-shirt because I ran out of clothes on the road, and it was $7 at Walmart. Well, they’re apparently in the Stanley Cup conference finals this year and the […]
    - 27 May 14, 8:06pm -
  • I hope they choose me…
    This week on “Exhale” we talk about Family — how to make time for love relationships, how to care and prepare for aging or ill parents, etc. In this short outtake Rene and I talk with Bryan Gaines, Co-Chair and […]
    - 19 May 14, 10:38pm -
  • Last Comic Standing is back!

    Last Comic Standing is back!

    Hey guys! Last Comic Standing is back for season 8 and guess who’s gonna be on it…? That’s right, Roseanne Barr and Keenen Ivory Wayans. And also, me. The show premieres May 22 at 9pm on NBC and If you […]
    - 19 May 14, 10:01pm -
  • On breaking up with chicken: A Collection of Haiku
    Beloved chicken I don’t believe what they say You wouldn’t hurt me But I really want To get better without drugs No meat for EJ I bought tofurkey It will never take your place A bad impostor Maybe one day […]
    - 26 Feb 14, 9:14pm -
  • Coogi makes everything better

    Coogi makes everything better

    Sometimes when I’m feeling’ blah, Jesus sends someone wearing Coogi in the 21st century across my path and everything seems just a little brighter. Oh Coogi… Thanks Jesus.
    - 18 Feb 14, 7:04pm -
  • Arthritis better be funny

    Arthritis better be funny

    It genuinely pisses me (and every other comedian, for that matter) off when I tell someone about an unfortunate thing that has happened in my life and he/she responds with some variation of “well, at least it’s good material.” It’s […]
    - 16 Feb 14, 8:59pm -
  • Monkey love

    Monkey love

    Somebody help me get this monkey off my back. This picture of me and Mindy the Monkey was taken during a show I had at the US Air Force Academy. Doesn’t she look excited? Don’t I look like I’m stifling […]
    - 7 Feb 14, 11:54pm -
  • Take that, Jack Sparrow!

    Take that, Jack Sparrow!

    On my last nite in LA , I went to the shooting range with a friend. I don’t think I’d ever own a gun — I don’t even like loading them. But shooting (AT PAPER TARGETS) in a controlled environment […]
    - 3 Feb 14, 12:02pm -
  • Heisman

    Heisman

    Yup. This is me attempting to do the Heisman pose (bum knees and all) on set with ex-NFL player and Heisman Trophy-winner, Ricky Williams. Y’all know I’m a huge football fan, but my interest in this man goes far beyond […]
    - 2 Feb 14, 3:56am -

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Washington Monthly

  • newOdds & Ends

    Odds & Ends

    Although it's not likely to go anywhere in this Republican Congress, it's important to point out that President Obama's budget for FY2016 eliminates the sequester cuts. In the United States...
    - 6 hours ago, 31 Jan 15, 11:07pm -
  • newHow Do We Change Our Minds?

    How Do We Change Our Minds?

    In his State of the Union Speech a week and a half ago, President Obama harkened back to the speech that launched his national career in politics - the one...
    - 8 hours ago, 31 Jan 15, 9:32pm -
  • newHeading Towards a GOP Train Wreck

    Heading Towards a GOP Train Wreck

    Does anyone else see a train wreck coming for this Republican Congress? One train is coming this way: House Ways and Means Chair Paul Ryan (R-WI) will lead along with...
    - 10 hours ago, 31 Jan 15, 7:27pm -
  • newThe Dangers of Hysteria

    The Dangers of Hysteria

    This article by Molly Knefel in Rolling Stone stirred up a lot of thoughts for me. In it, she reports that there is a bipartisan effort in Congress to re-authorize...
    - 12 hours ago, 31 Jan 15, 5:38pm -
  • newAbout Those Speech Rules

    About Those Speech Rules

    There's been a lot of talk this week between pundits/bloggers about "political correctness." I'm not going to delve into the back and forth of that conversation, but I'd like to...
    - 14 hours ago, 31 Jan 15, 3:37pm -
  • newObama and Clinton: Strategies for Change

    Obama and Clinton: Strategies for Change

    It is going to pain me to say this (a lot!), but I think Ron Fournier is actually right about something. Friends and associates of the former secretary of State,...
    - 16 hours ago, 31 Jan 15, 1:36pm -
  • newDaylight Video

    Daylight Video

    I was a pre-teen when the Beatles came to the U.S. And so I became part of the cohort that participated in "Beatlemania." Twenty years later I went to see...
    - 17 hours ago, 31 Jan 15, 12:53pm -
  • Day's End and Weekend Watch

    Day's End and Weekend Watch

    Funny how quickly the past recedes. I checked out my entry on the TNR archives earlier today before briefly describing my relationship with the magazine, and was shocked to discover...
    - 1 day ago, 30 Jan 15, 10:59pm -
  • Jindal on Religious Liberty: Contradiction or Revelation?

    Jindal on Religious Liberty: Contradiction or Revelation?

    I'm really pleased to see Peter Beinart go after Bobby Jindal with an analytical scalpel, because I'm tired of being semi-alone in viewing the Louisiana governor as especially cynical and...
    - 1 day ago, 30 Jan 15, 10:12pm -
  • Spin That Poll!

    Spin That Poll!

    It wasn't an ideal day for releasing polling data on the 2016 Republican presidential nominating contest. But you have to admire the folks at Bloomberg Politics, who found an opportunity...
    - 1 day ago, 30 Jan 15, 9:22pm -
  • 4th Quarter GDP Growth: Okay, But Not Gangbusters

    4th Quarter GDP Growth: Okay, But Not Gangbusters

    If you haven't seen one of the many leaks on this data, here's the official word from the Commerce Department's Bureau of Economic Analysis: Real gross domestic product -- the...
    - 1 day ago, 30 Jan 15, 8:37pm -
  • Just Don't Call It a "Fix," Please

    Just Don't Call It a "Fix," Please

    So one aspect of the GOP's response to a potential Supreme Court-generated crisis over Obamacare's purchasing subsidies is becoming very clear: whatever they do or propose to do, they won't...
    - 1 day ago, 30 Jan 15, 8:01pm -
  • Lunch Buffet

    Lunch Buffet

    Interesting morning, eh? Started the day enjoying a Mitt-Jeb slugfest and then had to change gears. It's one of those days when I wish I had the luxury of beginning...
    - 1 day ago, 30 Jan 15, 6:55pm -
  • TNR and Race

    TNR and Race

    Yesterday I briefly mentioned Jeet Heer's big piece for TNR about TNR's legacy on racial matters. I'd been hearing about it quite a bit in informal conversations, but have now...
    - 1 day ago, 30 Jan 15, 6:30pm -
  • Glass Half-Full or Half-Empty in Climate Change Survey?

    Glass Half-Full or Half-Empty in Climate Change Survey?

    The New York Times' Coral Davenport and Marjorie Connelly clearly think their newspaper's new poll on climate change is a big deal, showing that "most Americans"--and nearly half of Republicans--favor...
    - 1 day ago, 30 Jan 15, 5:41pm -

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Georgetown Voice

  • newWe Are Georgetown and You’re Not: Hoyas versus Creighton
    “The Big East is no joke.” Words from Georgetown freshman guard Paul White summarized a body of work that is becoming impossible to overlook. The first half of Big East conference play has proven that everyone can beat... Read More
    - 11 hours ago, 31 Jan 15, 6:50pm -
  • Talks with Vox: Father O’Brien
    This week has been all about the Jesuits. From Jesuit Trivia Night, to Jesuit story telling…even to the opportunity to spike a Jesuit with a volleyball, this Jesuit Heritage Week encourages students to get their Cura Personalis on. Although... Rea…
    - 1 day ago, 30 Jan 15, 10:25pm -
  • Provost announces new Committee for Diversity
    Earlier this week, Provost Robert Groves announced the establishment of the Provost’s Committee for Diversity and has invited students interested in reforming race and social issues on campus to apply to join for this spring semester. The committee…
    - 1 day ago, 30 Jan 15, 7:24pm -
  • Club (Sports) or Die: Women’s Ultimate Frisbee is much more than a club team
    The Women’s Ultimate Frisbee team, better known as the Huckin’ Foyas, is a force to be reckoned with. Although they were seeded 8th out of 10 teams in a tournament last weekend, they ended up placing 5th overall.... Read More
    - 2 days ago, 30 Jan 15, 2:18pm -
  • DCPS to invest $20 million for minority male students
    D.C. Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson (SFS ’92, G ’07) announced a plan to invest $20 million in minority male students to support new programs such as creating an all boys college prep school as well as a mentor program... Read More
    - 2 days ago, 29 Jan 15, 10:13pm -
  • This Week in the Voice: The other SFS
    We all know the struggle of trying to register for a class and getting an email from your Dean saying you cannot sign up for courses in the SFS Qatar (well, at least Vox has). In this week’s feature... Read More
    - 2 days ago, 29 Jan 15, 10:04pm -
  • Georgetown soccer player turns down major league
    Sophomore central defender for the Georgetown University men’s varsity soccer team Joshua Yaro (COL ’17) turned down what is rumored to have been a six-figure offer to play Major League Soccer to instead work towards his degree. Yaro... Read More
    - 3 days ago, 29 Jan 15, 3:35pm -
  • What to expect for the 2015 GUSA Executive Election
    Tonight in the ICC, the GUSA Election Commission of Pavan Rajgopal (SFS ’15), Alden Fletcher (SFS ’17), and Grady Willard (SFS ’18) held the first of two mandatory information sessions for any candidate team interested in running in... Read Mor…
    - 3 days ago, 29 Jan 15, 4:00am -
  • Bowser appoints activists as heads of LGBT affairs
    Last week, Mayor Muriel Bowser appointed two important LGBT activists to head the Office of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Affairs. Her appointees were Sheila Alexander-Reid, who worked on the business teams of Washington City Paper and…
    - 3 days ago, 28 Jan 15, 9:00pm -
  • Sweetgreen’s Newest Salad: The Detox
    How did your most recent juice cleanse go? Did you survive past day two or were you weakened at the sight of a Chicken Madness sandwich at Wisey’s after consuming nothing but ginger and lemon juice? If you... Read More
    - 3 days ago, 28 Jan 15, 9:00pm -

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Capital Area Food Bank

  • There is No “I” in Team

    There is No “I” in Team

    You just might have what it takes to be a CAFB Crowdfunder.The post There is No “I” in Team appeared first on Capital Area Food Bank.
    - 4 days ago, 27 Jan 15, 5:52pm -
  • Graduates Embark on Journeys Towards Health

    Graduates Embark on Journeys Towards Health

    After reflecting on the class, I’ve found the level of passion from volunteers and participants to be incredibly inspiring.The post Graduates Embark on Journeys Towards Health appeared first on Capital Area Food Bank.
    - 15 days ago, 16 Jan 15, 9:42pm -
  • The Best Way to Listen to Music in 2015

    The Best Way to Listen to Music in 2015

    Looking for a way to kick off your New Year’s resolution to give back?The post The Best Way to Listen to Music in 2015 appeared first on Capital Area Food Bank.
    - 26 days ago, 6 Jan 15, 3:42pm -
  • Winter Recipes: They Don’t Need to Be Heavy!

    Winter Recipes: They Don’t Need to Be Heavy!

    As we embark on a new year, it is a great opportunity to take the next step on a path towards healthy cooking and eating. The post Winter Recipes: They Don’t Need to Be Heavy! appeared first on Capital Area Food Bank.
    - 30 days ago, 2 Jan 15, 3:12pm -

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