03 Apr 2014

Dining:

BEHOLD: THE FOAMY FOUR

Dear Capitol Hill: this has just been brutal. Rookie bars have threatened the status quo, but we arrive at the FOAMY FOUR part of the tournament with three heavyweights alive and well. Only Beuchert’s Saloon, which opened back in March of 2013, can be declared a rookie. So, wow! CONGRATULATIONS, YOU GUYS! You really know how […]


04 Nov 2013

Vote for Fido: THIH Halloween Pet Photo Contest

Has the candy coma worn off yet? Good. Now it’s time to vote in our Halloween pet photo contest. This year there were more than 40 entrants (the most we’ve ever had!) but only one can be top dog (or cat, or hamster, or horse). Remember there are two winners — reader’s choice and editor’s […]


23 Apr 2013

Go Vote!

Why are we talking about voting when it’s April, not November? Because there is a special election going on and your vote counts. Today the polls are open for a special election to fill an At-Large City Council seat vacated by Phil Mendelson when he became the new Council Chair in the November election. Also on […]


05 Nov 2012

If You Vote Then You Should Put a Tag on It: #hillvote2012

Like the title says: if you are voting tomorrow — or hanging out with a voter, or helping out during the elections, or trolling polling places like a weirdo — we want to hear about it! Tweet at us about where you’re voting; how crowded the lines are; how friendly the staff is. Take a […]


26 Oct 2012

Who will you vote for in the ANC election?

As Tim so eloquently explained earlier this week, your vote may not count for much on the Presidential ticket but when it comes to local elections, it can mean everything.  The Advisory Neighborhood Council (ANC) can impact development in your neighborhood in many ways — for good and bad.  They serve as your voice on city matters, so you […]