Pass a glass and pop the cork: Oct. 19 is Global Champagne Day, and we’re embracing it with some fun facts, tips and recommendations from an expert.
Four nights this month, Congressional Cemetery will lead its annual “Soul Strolls” through the 35-acre burial ground. Consider the event somewhat of a haunted history lesson.
Next to the scribbled numbers and scratched initials, high school students across the country can expect a different message on bathroom stalls: one from the government.
There is no one definition that defines abuse, and there is no “typical” victim description. Here’s what you need to know about domestic violence.
Milk preserved with formaldehyde? Coffee charred black and cheese dyed with lead? That was the menu in the 19th century. And a new book details the fight to pass regulations in food.
Ready to get cozy and whip up warm, comforting food? Here are 20 recipes to test in your kitchen this fall.
When The Wharf opened on Oct. 12, 2017, it brought a number of restaurants, retail shops and music venues to D.C.’s Southwest waterfront. One year later, new businesses are still moving in. Here’s a look at The Wharf’s impact in its first year.
It’s Mental Health Awareness Week, and one local organization is making access to care more affordable for those seeking therapy.
There is no denying that cutting-edge equipment and pharmaceutical breakthroughs can help save lives — but so can a doctor trained in storytelling.
A 150-year-old abandoned mansion, 500 volunteers and 80 actors are producing one of the biggest scares in our area this time of year.
Glenstone, a museum in Potomac, Maryland, reopened on Oct. 4 with a new 200,000-square-foot building to showcase modern and contemporary art from its collection. Here’s a quick tour of the highly anticipated addition. See video and photos.
“We need to stop looking at children with disabilities for what they can’t do. We need to start with what they can do.” A local teen is one example of just that. Listen.
Proton therapy is growing in popularity, and a new center under construction will focus on treating the area’s youngest cancer patients.
High heels don’t have to mean high pain. A podiatrist gets fed up with women’s shoes and decides to build and design her own.
“It’s pretty impossible to get through a day in the U.S. without hearing about violence against women coming up.” And chances are, your kids are paying attention. What should you say to them? An expert weighs in.