Evening of Smiling Eyes, Good Will Honors Nancy Pelosi

March 26, 2020

A bipartisan group of Washington political leaders gathered March 11 with Irish brethren to pay tribute to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Matthew Shay and Rep. Peter King at the 28th […]

Stout’s Book Party Celebrates Redemption, Family

March 25, 2020

One of “the last parties” (on March 12) feted Carder Stout’s new book, “Lost in Ghost Town: A Memoir of Addiction, Redemption and Hope in Unlikely Places” at the Kalorama […]

Holy Trinity School Celebrates at Sequoia

March 12, 2020

On Leap Day, Feb. 29, Holy Trinity School supporters returned to Sequoia — the Washington Harbour restaurant with floor-to-ceiling views of the Potomac River — along with friends, more than […]

Hillwood Romances Its Stones


Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens gave museum supporters a look at “Natural Beauties, Exquisite Works of Mineral and Gems” at a Feb. 13 preview party, “Romancing the Stone.” Tony Cammarota, […]

Valentine’s Love for New-Old House


The place sure didn’t look 200. But after the “Latest & Greatest Georgetown Project” by Cecchi Homes, the corner house at 1431 33rd St. NW was ready for its close-up […]

Dance Tribute to Marian Anderson

February 26, 2020

D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton was the guest of honor at the National Portrait Gallery as the Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company debuted “A Tribute to Marian Anderson” to […]

Sports-Themed Heart Ball Scores


The Greater Washington Heart Ball was held Feb. 22 at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel and scored at least three touchdowns with the sports-themed, black-tie dinner, dancing and special guests — […]

Alvin Ailey: Finding Soul in Dance


Devoted followers of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater were ecstatic watching the mystical feeling come alive on stage through extraordinary dance expressions at the Kennedy Center’s Opera House Feb. […]

Gala Guide (February/March 2020)

February 12, 2020

FEBRUARY 26 TEACH FOR AMERICA GALA Carol and John Boochever and Olga and Scott Jaeckel are chairing the Leadership Changing Lives gala to support Teach For America leaders, whose efforts […]

Gala Guide (February 2020)

January 30, 2020

FEBRUARY 4 AN AFFAIR OF THE HEART The Women’s Board of the American Heart Association, Greater Washington Region, will host the 72nd annual luncheon and fashion show, featuring the best […]