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    DC at Night

    Washington, DC gets even more beautiful after the sun sets. Join City Sights on this 3- hour, fully-narrated Illuminations Tour to view majestic monuments, magnificent memorials and superb sights, all dramatically-illuminated. Don’t forget your camera. We make plenty of photo stops along the way.

  • NOW PASS = DC's Must See Attractions

    NOW PASS = DC’s Must See Attractions

    The NOW PASS DC offers the best value in sightseeing tours in the Washington, DC area. The pass includes a Double decker bus tour , that takes you to all the top Washington DC tourist sites such as: Lincoln Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Washington Monument, Capitol Building, Jefferson Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery, The White House, […]

[ 0 ] February 21, 2017

9 things to do in the D.C. area the week of Feb. 21-24

9 things to do in the D.C. area the week of Feb. 21-24

Tuesday, Feb. 21 Presidential Barleywine Festival at Pizzeria Paradiso: For the fourth year in a row, Pizzeria Paradiso is hosting a Presidents’ Day barley wine festival, which kicked off Monday. Each of its three locations has a different selection; the five at Georgetown’s Birreria Paradiso, for example, include the 2015 JW Lee’s Harvest Ale, 2015 Uinta […]

[ 0 ] February 21, 2017

Morning Roundup: The Wizards Are One Of The Least Profitable NBA Teams

Morning Roundup: The Wizards Are One Of The Least Profitable NBA Teams

D.C. school fires back after DeVos criticisms, a dorm for grownups, and more news. [ more › ]

[ 0 ] February 21, 2017

Meeting on Washington Boulevard Bike enhancements on March 1st.

An open house, rescheduled from January, on planned Washington Boulevard bike, pedestrian and roadway enhancements between Westover and East Falls Church will be held on March 1st from 5-8pm at the Westover library. I wrote about this project back in…

[ 0 ] February 20, 2017

Upgrade Your Bedding For A Good Night’s Sleep While These Are Still On Sale

Upgrade Your Bedding For A Good Night's Sleep While These Are Still On Sale

Make your bed the most comfortable spot to be with these bedding options, and grab a pair of earplugs while you’re at it. [ more › ]

[ 0 ] February 19, 2017

From the archives: Opening the Air Rights Tunnel

Soon, if Montgomery County leaders have their way, the Air Rights Tunnel in Bethesda will be closed and the Georgetown Branch that runs through it will be replaced by the Purple Line. The trail will be temporarily rerouted to street-level,…

[ 0 ] February 17, 2017

Go Home Already: Terry McAuliffe Dabbing With Students Is A Thing That Happened Today

Go Home Already: Terry McAuliffe Dabbing With Students Is A Thing That Happened Today

Also, now Washingtonian is judging your lunch and other end-of-day news. [ more › ]

[ 0 ] February 17, 2017

D.C.’s Death With Dignity Law Survives Republican Attacks For Now

D.C.'s Death With Dignity Law Survives Republican Attacks For Now

D.C. lawmakers are declaring victory over meddlesome Congressional Republicans … until budget season, anyway. [ more › ]

[ 0 ] February 17, 2017

Video: New Film Looks At Old Presidents’ Heads

Video: New Film Looks At Old Presidents' Heads

“You don’t often see 42 giant heads clumped together in a field where the public aren’t even aware of them.” [ more › ]

[ 0 ] February 17, 2017

Overheard in D.C.: All Kinds Of Accidents

Overheard in D.C.: All Kinds Of Accidents

“D.C. used to be cool. Now we live in a Trumpster.” [ more › ]

[ 0 ] February 17, 2017

D.C.’s New Arena Football Team Is Looking For Dancers

D.C.'s New Arena Football Team Is Looking For Dancers

The Valorettes are holding auditions on February 25. [ more › ]

[ 0 ] February 17, 2017

D.C. Streetcar Crash Halted Service For About An Hour This Afternoon

D.C. Streetcar Crash Halted Service For About An Hour This Afternoon

The crash appears to have affected the driver’s door of a parked car and the side of the streetcar. [ more › ]

[ 0 ] February 17, 2017

Dumbarton Oaks Will Close In July For 8 Months Of Renovations

 

The stormwater management system dates back to the gardens’ creation in the 1920s and the time has come for an overhaul. [ more › ]

[ 0 ] February 17, 2017

Friday Round Up

#MANAGINGEDITOR KATHRYN LYONS Managing Editor at FamousDC “My quotes are generally shorter than a press conference.” Weather: We’re feeling prettayyyyy good about this weather! Presidents’ Day weekend is bringing us a taste of spring with mostly sunny skies on Saturday and Sunday. Temperatures will reach the mid to high 60s and will

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[ 0 ] February 17, 2017

Dish of the Week: The Quinoa Cake

Dish of the Week: The Quinoa Cake

If you don’t like crab, give these hearty vegetarian quinoa cakes a try. [ more › ]

[ 0 ] February 17, 2017

Montgomery County Council approves plan for bike lanes, trails near Lyttonsville and Purple Line

Last week the Montgomery County Council approved the Lyttonsville Sector Plan, which sets up a framework for how to reorient and rebuild the area once the Purple Line and Capital Crescent Trail are built through it. Bicycle Facility map The…