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LOOK: Elephants Walking Through Downtown D.C.

LOOK: Elephants Walking Through Downtown D.C.

Brandon Wetherbee  03.12.2013
WASHINGTON -- Elephants on parade! The annual tradition of actual elephants in an actual parade comes to D.C. next Tuesday night. Children...
10 Reasons We Can't Wait For Spring

10 Reasons We Can't Wait For Spring

Erin Ruberry  03. 8.2013
Is there any better time of year to live in Washington, D.C. than spring? Cherry blossoms blooming, festivals abounding, patio dining plentiful.......
Does This Painting Portend The Apocalypse? A Virginia Artist Says Yes

Does This Painting Portend The Apocalypse? A Virginia Artist Says Yes

Arin Greenwood  03. 8.2013
Virginia artist Athalyn Rose says she did not have this particular thing in mind when she asked for a miracle in 1998. "What I was hoping...
5 Free Ways To See Washington

5 Free Ways To See Washington

03. 7.2013
WASHINGTON — There are probably more free things to do in the U.S. capital than nearly any other major city in the world. The most...
Snowballquester: When A Snowball Fight May Be Cancelled Due To Lack Of Snow

Snowballquester: When A Snowball Fight May Be Cancelled Due To Lack Of Snow

Will Wrigley  03. 6.2013
Update: The snowball organizers have posted a message on the event Facebook page calling off the 2013 snowquester snowball fight, on account...
D.C.'s Best Sledding Hills

D.C.'s Best Sledding Hills

Erin Ruberry  03. 6.2013
D.C.'s snow drought is over! With several inches already on the ground in the suburbs and snow falling fast in the District, this may...
LOOK: Kermit Walks Nicely On A Leash

LOOK: Kermit Walks Nicely On A Leash

03. 5.2013
If you like parties, and you like animals, you'll want to come to the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria's Mardi Growl celebration this...
10 Awesome Ways To Fill Your Furlough

10 Awesome Ways To Fill Your Furlough

Brandon Wetherbee  03. 4.2013
WASHINGTON -- The sequestration is here. And, sure, you may be off work and not collecting a paycheck. But free time! Glorious, weekday...
Now You Have Time For Weekday Karaoke!

Now You Have Time For Weekday Karaoke!

03. 1.2013
D.C. is a great karaoke town. If you haven't yet been able to experience it due to not being furloughed, now's your chance to explore Washington...
LOOK: Adorable Ducks Take A Guided Tour Through D.C.

LOOK: Adorable Ducks Take A Guided Tour Through D.C.

Arin Greenwood  02.28.2013
Around 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Harald Olsen, a Korean translator looking for work -- "casualty of the sequester," he says -- thought he was...
Uncovering the Seneca Quarry

Uncovering the Seneca Quarry

02.21.2013
Do you know the distinct red sandstone of the Smithsonian Castle, with its distinct rusty redstone façade and Romanesque towers, was quarried...
PHOTOS: Six Things To Know About D.C.'s First Pot Shop

PHOTOS: Six Things To Know About D.C.'s First Pot Shop

Will Wrigley  02.21.2013
Finally, everything has been hashed out. It's been nearly three years since the D.C. Council unanimously approved the bill that made medical...
The Most Anticipated Show Of The Year

The Most Anticipated Show Of The Year

02.21.2013
WASHINGTON -- In the late 1970s and early 1980s, the nation's capital produced two music scenes still being heard throughout the world,...
Northern Lights, And Icelandic Waterfalls, Come To Washington

Northern Lights, And Icelandic Waterfalls, Come To Washington

02.21.2013
WASHINGTON — For the next month, the Kennedy Center will glow each night with blue light and shimmers of green, depicting the northern...