01 Apr 2014

Cast Your Vote! Be Heard! Pop Tarts!

We here at The Hill Is Home take our right to vote very seriously.  Some things like democracy make America a wonderful place to live.  Nothing is more wonderful, though, than the taste of a freshly baked pop-tart on Election Day, the filling slowly dripping down your hand and arm as you cast your vote […]


14 Jan 2014

First Bite: Ris Arrives at Union Market

Mention the name Ris Lacoste, and you’re likely to find more than just a few fans of her cooking. Lacoste’s Foggy Bottom restaurant, Ris, is best known for soups, stews, and entrees, like duck confit and Icelandic cod. It’s cooking that skips the fuss and goes straight for the flavor. But, what if you could […]


06 Nov 2013

First Bite: Curbside Cafe

Breakfast never tasted so sweet. The owners of Curbside Cupcakes have taken over the shop at the corner of 15th and C Streets SE and expanded their baked wares at the new Curbside Café.  For now, the eatery is only open for breakfast, but lunch is coming soon, and brunch won’t be far behind.  No […]


31 Oct 2013

New Vendors Coming to Eastern Market

If you’ve lived on Capitol Hill for any length of time, you’ve probably been to Eastern Market enough times to develop your go-to vendor list.  Perhaps you enjoy savory crepes, or earrings made of typewriter keys, or masterful woodwork, or photographs of our fair city in the early morning mist. Whatever your fancy, the market […]


29 Oct 2013

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Atlas Underground is Not Your Usual Gala

This Friday, join the Atlas at their first annual fundraiser to support the contemporary and cutting-edge performance arts center. The Atlas Underground event will feature dining, dancing, and world-class performances throughout the Atlas including backstage, on-stage, and other spaces rarely seen by audiences. Proceeds from the evening directly support the Atlas’ mission of bringing affordable […]