The Sixth of June

Today is the 75th anniversary of D-Day, the invasion of Normandy, Operation Overlord, the first day of the grand effort to take back France and Europe from the armies of Hitler’s Nazi Germany.

CityDance Dreams, Raises $400,000

Perhaps emcee Tim Shriver said it best: “CityDance DREAM Gala is Washington’s most hip, unconventional, and inspiring evening celebrating the gifts of world-class dancers...

GALA’s ‘Noche de Estrellas’ Worthy of a Tony

GALA co-founders Rebecca and Hugo Medrano should aspire to a Tony for its “Night of the Stars” at the National Museum of Women in...

Arena Honors Nina Totenberg, Features Kathleen Turner

Arena Stage presented the Beth Newburger Schwartz Award to Nina Totenberg to recognized her ground-breaking reporting and continual support of the arts May 21....

Ford’s Salutes Colin and Alma Powell and Mark Russell

Ford’s Theatre Society celebrated the legacy of President Abraham Lincoln at its annual gala June 2 at Ford’s Theatre —attended by President Donald Trump...

Wolf Blitzer’s Night of Friendly ‘Fire’

CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer — a real “Mensch” — attracted a star-studded group of “Roasters” May 15 at the American News Women’s Club Annual...

12 Lives Stolen in Virginia Beach

Another place, another town, another American city where a mass shooting has occurred, where murder on a scale that is hard to fathom and digest as information has happened. Again.

Metro Station Closures in Virginia Derail Commutes

While Metro has offered shuttles and promoted other public transportation services as alternatives, many commuters’ travel times have doubled; some have even reported roundtrip times of up to five hours.

31st St. Bridge to Close for 18 Months

While local traffic and limited parking for residents will continue north and south of the bridge, the stretch of 31st Street NW from K to M Streets will be closed to vehicular traffic through the summer of 2020.

Tech Tip: If You’ve Ever Said This, You’re Asking to Be Hacked

One in five small businesses falls victim to cybercrime. Plus, half of all cyberattacks are aimed at small businesses because they are small.