17 Dec 2014

Events:

Step Afrika!, Stepping Out for the Holidays

Sure, they say Christmas is in the air, but at the Step Afrika! Magical Musical Holiday Step show currently playing at the Atlas Performing Arts Center, it’s on the floor and in your feet too. The DC dance troupe’s joyful stomps, skips and slaps make for a singular brand of family holiday fun — and one that won’t […]


17 Dec 2014

Shopping:

Holiday Gift Guide: For The D.C. Fan

If you have a lot of love for DC, or know someone who does, show it! From clothes to jewelry to stuff for your home or baby, the possibilities are endless. Here are just a few local and online options that I love as gifts for the DC fans in my life. Hill’s Kitchen, owned […]


17 Dec 2014

Shopping:

Holiday Gift Guide: Kids!

There’s little better during the holidays than watching children open brightly wrapped packages, excited and wondering what might be inside.  Acquiring those gifts, though, can be daunting as Christmas nears, as that means trips to the mall or big box retailers for the “hot” toy of the year or the rushed and perhaps less-personal gift […]


16 Dec 2014

News:

Did You Get a New Visitor Parking Pass…For Last Year?

Last week, I shared a reminder to go online to request your 2015 Visitor Parking Pass, which allows your guests from outside of Ward 6 to park on your street for longer than two hours without getting a ticket. If you got your new pass in the mail this week, you were likely a bit […]


16 Dec 2014

Shopping:

Holiday Gift Guide: Union Market

Union Market is not exactly on the Hill but it’s too great of a place to not include in our gift guide. Aside from the many food options in the market, you can get gifts for just about everyone on your list. Cheese, meat, spices and more – the regular and temporary pop up stands offer […]