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The Lost Chinese Ghost of Dupont

Tim Krepp | Posted 01.23.2014 | DC
Tim Krepp

Few ghosts seem to want to haunt Brutalist boxes and post-Modern glass buildings, and who can blame them. But perhaps the demise of the old building freed up a previously trapped spirit?

$26 Million Mansion Goes On The Market

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 07.22.2013 | DC

Living like royalty in the District has never been easier! On sale: the most expensive residence in the city. Now all you need is $26 million. ...

Finding Variety at the Dupont Circle FRESHFARM Market

Tyne Darke | Posted 09.07.2013 | DC
Tyne Darke

There are plenty of perks when it comes to living in D.C. One of those is the number of farmers markets in the area, and one that definitely deserves a visit for those who haven't seen it yet is the Dupont Circle FRESHFARM Market.

Beer-Loving Hipsters, This One's For You

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 06.01.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Dupont Circle has never seen a Monday evening quite like this. Starting June 3 and continuing every Monday night in June, the Mansion...

LOOK: Dupont Circle's Newest Gastropub Now Open

Posted 03.15.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- There's finally a sports bar in Dupont Circle. Well, there's finally a sports bar/gastropub with antlers on the walls in Dupont Circle. ...

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

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 03.06.2013 | DC

Update: The snowball organizers have posted a message on the event Facebook page calling off the 2013 snowquester snowball fight, on account of not en...

What Makes a Good Farmers' Market?

Katherine Gustafson | Posted 03.17.2013 | Food
Katherine Gustafson

Ultimately, high quality markets succeed because people get something from going there beyond a simple bag of produce. "Farmers' markets are the new town squares in America, where people have many conversations and feel and act like citizens, neighbors, and friends."

PHOTOS: Critical Metro Project Is Finally Complete

Posted 10.22.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The completion of a Metro escalator rehabilitation project isn't usually the cause of a huge celebration, but the escalator project at t...

At Last! Dupont Escalators Reopening This Weekend

Posted 10.19.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- After eight and a half months, the massive escalator reconstruction project at the Dupont Circle Metrorail station's south entrance is w...

TONIGHT: Check Out This Strange Sound Sphere

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 09.26.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26 1. Alex Braden: Orphan At Artisphere This sound installation has us intrigued. Nine speakers playing nine differ...

LOOK: Like Board Games? You'll Love This Place

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.18.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Parker Brothers fans no longer have to stay at home for a night on the board. Opening soon -- maybe as soon as this weekend, depending o...

Blog Post About Sexual Assault Sparks Huge Response

The Washington Post | Petula Dvorak | Posted 07.15.2012 | DC

Liz Gorman did what the others didn’t. After she was sexually assaulted on a D.C. street in the middle of the day, she not only called police, she a...

Where Is The Capital Pride Parade Route?

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.08.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- We've been writing about Capital Pride for the last two weeks, highlighting official events such as the first LGBT event at the Howard T...

Expect Sluggish Weekend Metro Service.. Again

Posted 06.08.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- With thousands of people expected in the nation's capital this weekend for various Capital Pride events, expect crowded conditions on th...

Plan Ahead: Marathon Route Will Cause Big Delays

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.16.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- If you're planning on trying to get around town on Saturday, beware: A marathon might block your route. Unlike most major races in D...

Rachel Tepper

ArtJamz Revamped As New Venue On The Painting-Drinking-Eating Circuit

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Tepper | Posted 03.09.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Tired of the same old dinner-and-a-movie routine? ArtJamz, a pop-up event that combines painting, drinks and live music, has been offeri...

Crystal Meth Lab Found In Dupont Condo

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.03.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- A suspected crystal meth lab was discovered in a Dupont Circle condo earlier this week. WRC-TV/NBC4 reports that authorities respondi...

California Coffee Chain Opening 1st D.C. Location

The Huffington Post | Michael Grass | Posted 02.02.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, a Southern California-based coffee chain, is entering the D.C. market for the first time when it opens an ou...

Arin Greenwood

D.C. Man Needs To Find Groundhog By Thursday

HuffingtonPost.com | Arin Greenwood | Posted 01.31.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Aaron DeNu is trying to get hold of a live groundhog before Thursday at 8:30 a.m. That's when he will host Dupont Circle's first-ever Gr...

Megan Arellano

Dupont Commuters Enjoy Last Few Days Of Unreliable Escalators

HuffingtonPost.com | Megan Arellano | Posted 03.28.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Dupont Circle commuters are enduring the last few days of unreliable escalators at the Metrorail Red Line station's south entrance -- an...

Longtime D.C. Record Store To Close

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.03.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The lastest victim of the digital shift in how we get our music: Dupont Circle's Melody Records will close later this winter after 34 ye...

D.C. Residents Protest Congo Embassy's Lawn Paving

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.15.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Residents of Dupont Circle plan to protest outside the Republic of Congo's embassy on Tuesday evening to vent their anger over the Afric...

Dupont High Heel Race Takes To 17th Street For 25th Year (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 12.25.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Late Tuesday night, scores of glitter-loving men took a mad dash down 17th Street NW as part of the annual Dupont High-Heel Race, a colo...

Dupont Circle 17th Street Festival

Melissa Terzis | Posted 11.22.2011 | DC
Melissa Terzis

When I first began my search for a home in the city, I was drawn to 17th Street. Last year, the neighborhood celebrated itself, so to speak, with the first 17th Street Festival.

Hank's Oyster Bar: New Sips and Bites (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 11.16.2011 | DC

The Dupont Circle location of Hank's Oyster Bar doubled in size last month following an 1,800-foot expansion into a neighboring building space. Now wi...