A woman from North Carolina is about to give the gift of life to the man who adopted her when she was an infant.
Every spring, the D.C. metropolitan area plays host to several wonderful charitable wine events. Best of all, there is enough diversity of causes and themes to appeal to every palate and pocketbook.
The adoption agency the Baltimore couple was using worked with Faherty’s fire department to make the arrival of the baby an unforgettable moment.
Adopting a pet for a holiday gift should be a step that is carefully thought out, says veterinarian Dr. Katy Nelson.
D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser was the guest speaker in the Annual DC Adoption Day ceremony on Saturday.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan announced Tuesday that state employees will get 60 paid parental leave days after their child’s birth or the adoption of a child under 6 years old. The additional paid leave time is to be granted after the employee has used up their annual and personal leave time.
The organization posted to its Facebook account, asking that those interested visit their locations in Northwest and Northeast D.C.
For the very first time, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser showed off her new daughter, Miranda, on Thursday morning’s “Today” show. Watch a segment.
After an apparent mauling death of a woman in Howard County, Maryland, by the dog she recently adopted, a local rescue organization explains the process of evaluating dogs for adoption.
Once the dogs and cats are healthier, partner groups in Northern Virginia and Roanoke will offer them for adoption. The animals were seized earlier in July from a Mississippi couple who face misdemeanor animal cruelty charges.
Bowser said she was “thrilled, nervous and looking forward to each and every stage. I will be taking the next week or so to enjoy these precious moments with my new baby.”
A young woman named Katie married her birth father, had a baby with him and, after she decided to leave him, lost her life to him along with that of their child and her adoptive father.
The General Assembly passed and Gov. Ralph Northam signed legislation allowing foster care children ages 14 and older to tell a judge whether they want their birthparents to regain custody of them.
Here’s a look back at all the four-legged friends featured in 2017 — and updates on where they landed. A few are still waiting on a forever home.
See the heartwarming reaction of two girls meeting their adopted baby sister for the first time.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.