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Baseball Fever Sweeps D.C.

Leading up to tomorrow's All-Star Game: a lineup of events at the stadium, the convention center, bars and restaurants, even the Library of Congress.

Opponents Urge Council to Void Initiative 77

More than 250 managers, waiters, bartenders walked through the halls of the John A. Wilson District Building July 9, urging Council members to void the vote to eliminate the lower minimum wage for tipped employees.

ANC Monday: New Restaurants, K St. Bike Lanes

Several restaurant license applications are on the agenda for tonight's meeting of Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2E, along with a new sidewalk cafe for the King of Falafel.

Parade Celebrates the Stanley Cup Champion Caps (photos)

Tens of thousands converged on Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, June 12, to cheer the new Stanley Cup champions with a parade down Constitution Avenue and a massive rally on the National Mall.

Cultural Leadership & Cocktails: Meet Chris Whittle, June 14

Education visionary Chris Whittle will share his philosophy of the first international K-12 school concept, the Whittle School & Studios, which will grow to 30 campuses across the globe over the next decade.
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RFK Portrait on View at National Portrait Gallery (video)

A portrait created by Roy Lichtenstein in 1968 went on view at the National Portrait Gallery on June 6, coinciding with the 50th anniversary of the senator’s assassination, and will be on display through July 8.

Soldiers Place 234,000 Flags at Arlington Cemetery for Memorial Day (photos)

In a tradition known as "Flags In," roughly 1000 soldiers of the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) placed 234,000 American flags at...

Gates Up: Potomac River Crests

Saturday, May 19, saw the river hit 7.56 feet along the Georgetown shore. At Washington Harbour, the boardwalk remains closed and the all-important flood gates are staying up.

Helen Hayes Awards for English, Spanish ‘In the Heights’

There may still be some vestigial confusion resulting from the practice of bestowing Helen Hayes Awards on the basis of the ratio of Actors’ Equity...

ANC Tonight: Gateways, Food Trucks, Bus Stops

There is a full agenda for the ANC's "May" meeting, held on the last day of April, including consideration of a resolution on DCRA's new food truck regulations.