02 Jan

In the Rearview – 2012 on Capitol Hill

The past calendar year has been an important one for many reasons.  Politically we reelected the President for a second term, right before our national leadership practically pushed the country off a fiscal cliff (again).  We learned that the Mayans were not correct, though for how many thousands of years ago we are talking it […]


10 Jan

Hill Eateries Dish During Restaurant Week

If you haven’t gotten your fill of indulgent eating from the recent holidays you are in luck.  The winter edition of DC Restaurant Week began yesterday — Monday, January 9th — and runs through Sunday, January 15th.  (A second DC Restaurant Week is held each year in August.)  Each year tens of restaurants and bars […]


28 Dec

In the Reariew – 2011 in Dining on the Hill

What an eventful year on Capitol Hill – and I’m not even talking about the warped and wishy-washy politics that went on in the big white domed building.  We here at The Hill Is Home attempted to bring you timely coverage of our neighborhood politics, cultural events, developing stories and (probably more than anything else) […]