22 Dec 2014

Dining:

Hot Chocolate Season on the Hill

Ask anyone who knows me and they will tell you there are few things I like about winter (is it summer yet?), but hot chocolate definitely makes the list. There’s no better way to warm up than with a steamy cup of liquid chocolate topped with gooey marshmallows, am I right?  There is no shortage […]


18 Dec 2014

To Do:

To Do List for the Weekend of December 18- 21

One more weekend to shop before Christmas and we’ve already lit the Capitol Hill Menorah so we are in the Final Holiday Push. When you aren’t shopping/wrapping/eating/drinking/merry-making/hibernating you might want to check out these other activities. Tonight NPR Queen Susan Stamberg brings her yearly radio show Hanukkah Lights to life at the Hill Center. She […]


15 Dec 2014

Shopping:

Holiday Gift Guide: For Him

Capitol Hill is full of great places to seek out a gift for that guy (or guys) in your life.  We may not have a lot of options for electronics and clothing, but there are places to find unique and manly options to wrap and place under the tree in the next couple of weeks.  […]


11 Dec 2014

To Do:

To Do List for The Weekend of December 11-14

How are you holding up? What with the egg nog and ugly sweaters and we haven’t even gotten to the latkes yet. Here’s a few more ways to fill your dance cards this weekend. Tonight Theatre Alliance previews its production of Langston Hughes Black Nativity. You’ll have to cross the 11th Street bridge into Anacostia […]


30 Nov 2014

News:

The Hill Mourns the Passing of Steve Cymrot, Devoted Neighbor and Proprietor of Riverby Books

The Capitol Hill neighborhood is mourning the loss of a devoted and loved member of the community, Steve Cymrot. Steve passed away yesterday afternoon. He had been hospitalized following a traffic accident the week before Thanksgiving. Steve and his wife, Nicky are long time Hill-residents who have been heavily involved in community organizations such as the […]