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Monday, August 20, 2018

The Anacostia Community Museums Garden Programs

The Museum at the top of the Hill The Anacostia Community Museum (ACM) is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. As a part of the...

Jazz Avenues

“Duke , who acquired his sobriquet as a youth for his dignified demeanor and smart dress, took piano lessons at an early age. He...

DC Strings Performs Music With, Not For, the Audience

In a church with yellow walls and stained-glass windows, a red carpet and maybe two dozen audience members scattered on benches, an orchestra plays...

Eastside Arts – November 2017

New public art project connects Anacostia historic district to river On Friday, Sept. 29, a ribbon-cutting ceremony inaugurated a new public art installation at the...

Dining Notes – October 2017

Chef Gregorio Martinez Helms Ophelia's Gregorio Martinez has come full circle: In 2008, he honchoed the Barracks Row seafood kitchen at Chesapeake Room. He departed...

Statue of Marion Barry Unveiled

On Saturday, March 3, 2018, the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities unveiled an eight-foot statue of Marion Barry, Jr. The bronze sculpture,...

Jazz Avenues

“This year, JAM celebrates the relationship between jazz and justice by looking beyond the music to the dynamic ways jazz has played a...

Junot Díaz, Monsters and Ward 7

Author Junot Díaz, acclaimed for his adult fiction, just released his first picture book, and Capitol View Neighborhood Library, 5001 Central Ave. NE, in...

What to Drink Now, Top 20 Wines Under $20: The Fall...

It’s that time again! A new season and the chance to explore the best values from across the globe. I love the creating the...

Art and the City – October 2017

Spontaneity. It’s all about action and reaction. Tory Cowles turns visual ideas loose on the canvas. She lets her hand and eye reach back...