19 Sep 2016

Volunteering & Giving:

Last Week to Buy Literary Feast Tickets!

Get your tickets today for one of the most neighborly social fundraisers on the Hill. And hurry- ticket sales close Sunday the 23rd and the event always sells out! On October 22, thirty-seven Capitol Hill homes will be opening their doors for a book-themed dinner… from Hemingway to Dr. Seuss, and everything in between. Each dinner […]

19 Sep 2016


Lost Capitol Hill: The Book Tunnel of Capitol Hill

The tunnels underneath Capitol Hill have always fascinated me, and anyone who has seen the bookcases that line every free space in my house knows my love of books. It is therefore inevitable that I write about the book tunnel that connected the Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress with the Capitol in the […]

17 Sep 2016

Real Estate:

Capitol Hill Open Houses for Sunday September 17

Contributor Dare Johnson Wenzler is a Capitol Hill resident, Realtor at Compass Real Estate and co-owner of First Vine Wine Imports + Sales. This post also appears on her blog Real Estate On (and off!) the Hill.In the mood for a house with a delightful surprise? 107 15th St SE is sunny, stylish and open this Saturday […]

16 Sep 2016

Things We Take For Granted:

What Makes Good Neighbors?

I considered starting this post with a huge platitude: That DC is changing. Yes, of course. The gap-toothed smiles of the city have gone and gotten themselves some very deep and expensive root canals and new porcelain teeth. The few salvageable teeth have been worked extensively and are barely recognizable in some places, and no […]

15 Sep 2016


Weekend East City Event Round Up: September 15 – September 18 Edition

  FEATURED: Saturday, September 17 Remembrance ceremony for artist Joanna Campbell Blake. Schedule listed here. Thursday, September 15 Dadian Gallery – 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Dadian Gallery presents the stained glass works of Stéphane Ruault. For more details, click here. Dadian Gallery is located at 4500 Massachusetts Ave. NW. King Street Gallery – 6 […]

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