25 Jun 2013

Things We Will Sorely Miss: JDLand Signs Off

When I began thinking about starting The Hill is Home, I found myself poring over the content-rich, super-thoughtful and well-researched local blogging trove JDLand. Its creator, Jacqueline Dupree, recently let readers know she was retiring the blog for the foreseeable future to help care for her aging mother. The gift she’s given us, in the […]


16 Nov 2012

Photos from the Canal Park Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening Celebration

The canal that once connected the Eastern Branch with the Potomac is indeed no more. But, as of about noon last Friday, after 13 plus years of work, it has been replaced by something far, far better: Canal Park. On a bright fall day, numerous D.C. luminaries came together to open a new, state-of-the-art park. […]