12 Dec 2014

Shopping:

Holiday Gift Guide: For the Pet Lover

Our four-legged friends are not just pets: they are part of the family. So of course they get their own stocking on the mantel and a gift under the tree on Christmas day! You know they love their chew toys, squeaky toys, and tasty treats, so fill their stocking with local goods this year. We have […]


09 Dec 2014

News:

Capitol Hill’s Christmas Tree

By Annette Nielsen for The Hill Rag Back in early 2007, the Capitol Hill Business Improvement District (BID) planted an 8-foot evergreen tree at the Eastern Market Metro Plaza to honor their founding President, George Didden III. Days before the dedication ceremony, George faced a devastating illness.  In light of his condition, the BID Board decided […]


03 Dec 2013

Give a Gift for #GivingTuesday

The Hill is awesome.  We all know that.  But if you think its just the quaint streets and great restaurants and shops that make it that way, then look a little deeper. There are so many nonprofits whose work in and contribution to the community go a long way toward making the Hill the enriching […]


30 Nov 2012

StartUp Market on H Street TOMORROW!

Anacostia’s loss is H Street’s gain.  Due to a problem with DDOT (thanks DC gov), the first of a series of four StartUp Markets sponsored by Think Local First will be at HR-57 tomorrow, Saturday, from noon to 4pm.  HR-57 is located at 1007 H Street, NE. StartUp Market is a temporary one-day market that […]


30 Nov 2012

Hill Holiday Shopping Guide: Pets like Presents Too

My dog gets a stocking hung by the fire just like everyone else in our family. In fact, at the home of a family member, the dogs get their own tiny Christmas tree complete with special dog themed ornaments but I recognize some might see this as a tad overboard. Point being, when you’re breaking […]


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