14 Dec 2017

Shopping:

Holiday Gift Focus: Antiochia Home Linens

Since gift guides are extremely popular this year and our friends at Eastern Market Main Street shared a very comprehensive one with us, we decided to focus on a few of our favorite businesses and give you shopping ideas. Enjoy!  During a recent windy Saturday, I ducked into one of our newest shops around Eastern […]


12 Dec 2017
11 Dec 2017

History:

Lost Capitol Hill: “Noisy Martial Music”

As residents of Capitol Hill, we have become used to strange sounds emanating from local military installations, whether the guns of Arlington Cemetery,  aircraft flyovers, or the sounds of the National Anthem in the morning. While these are usually greeted with a simple,“What was that?” there are also historical precedents that do not accept these […]


07 Dec 2017

Arts & Entertainment:

Draw The Circle at Mosaic: Unflinching and Honest

Mosaic’s newest show, Draw the Circle, is intimate, raw, honest and uncomfortable. The discomfort is not a negative: As a matter of fact, it is the perfect note to strike in these intense, crazy times. How does it feel: being uncomfortable in your own skin? Knowing that, deep inside, you are not the person everyone […]


04 Dec 2017

History:

Lost Capitol Hill: Mollie McDonough

That the Civil War pitted brother against brother is hardly a new insight. Stories of tragic reunions occurring on the battlefield are legion. However, some of the coincidences are more far-reaching. One of these stories begins at the Washington Navy Yard, and ends in Congressional Cemetery– but not in the direct route one would expect. […]


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