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Flicks For the Fourth of July – Freedom Ring!

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014
by on Playing Around

“The United States is the only country with a known birthday.”  James G. Blaine It’s that time of year again when we lay out the

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Stewart Lewis – Renaissance Man

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014
by on Living Around

“I may be fourteen, but I read the New York Times. I don’t wear hair clips or paint my cell phone with nail polish, and

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My Career Choice: Rachel Kling and Sophie Szych –
Mixing It Up as Mixologists at The Quill

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014
by on Woman Around Town

Remember when we called them bartenders? And remember when most of them were men? No more! Now we know that there’s skill involved in not

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Artini 2014 at The Jefferson’s Quill –
Capturing Nature in a Martini Glass

Friday, March 7th, 2014
by on Living Around

Presented by the Corcoran Gallery of Art’s 1869 Society, Artini is a vibrant evening of art, cocktails, entertainment, and dancing. From February through March, mixologists

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White House Holiday Tour – Deck the Halls!

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013
by on Living Around

As an employee of the National Park Service, I have been outside the White House many times escorting tourists who are amazed by the landmarks

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Patricia Palermino’s American Folk Art
Focuses on Two Cities She Loves

Friday, November 29th, 2013
by on Shopping Around

If you have yet to discover Patricia Palermino’s American Folk Art, this is the perfect time. Her paintings turn familiar landmarks in two of her

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Après Ski Party – Gilt Group and the W Hotel

Saturday, November 16th, 2013
by on Living Around

D.C. traffic will make you scream, maybe even say a few expletives; yet, if you have an awesome event to attend you’ll grin and bear

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Lunch Atop a Skyscraoper

Men at Lunch – The Story Behind Eleven Workmen
Perched on a Girder 850 Feet in the Air

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013
by on Playing Around

The American Film Institute (AFI) was created by a presidential mandate announced in the Rose Garden of the White House by Lyndon B. Johnson in

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