A group of preservationists has turned to crowdfunding in hopes of saving Whites Hall, the historic 18th-century house in Crofton, Maryland, that was the birthplace of Johns Hopkins.
A Gaithersburg woman’s Kickstarter campaign aims to fill advertising space at a D.C. Metro station with big pictures of cats. (Don’t laugh: It’s been done in London.)
Nearly 80 years old, Dorothy’s ruby red slippers from “The Wizard of Oz” are in desperate need of repairs. So the museum that houses them has launched a Kickstarter campaign.
In years past, aspiring entrepreneurs would turn to family and friends for startup funds. Now, services like Kickstarter and CES are doing wonders to help new businesses.
The show that riffed on terrible B-movies is coming back to life.
WASHINGTON — The demand for new laser razor that would provide a smooth shave is clearly strong enough for people to put up crowdfunding money — what’s not clear is that the Skarp Laser Razor…
(NEW YORK) — How did a jacket that hadn’t even been manufactured yet make almost $10 million? It’s one of the most successful Kickstarter campaigns of all time — one its creators started out with…
WASHINGTON — Little girls may be made of sugar, spice and everything nice, but that doesn’t mean their dresses need to be. In fact, a successful Kickstarter campaign is proving that many little girls prefer…
WASHINGTON — Few things can squelch a woman’s feelings of romance more than falling into a toilet. Alex Pai, a doctoral student in Electrical Engineering at California Institute of Technology, realized he’d blown it, when…
A Kickstarter project in the works could make it easier and cheaper to make yourself anonymous onliine.
A local man is using Kickstarter to try to get performer Kenny Loggins to play a concert in his living room.
University Mall Theatres wants to replace 500 of its old chairs with new leatherette seats. But it needs the public\’s help.
No more time-consuming stretching and tying — it will soon be possible to fill up to 100 water balloons in a minute.
One Kickstarter campaign is really helping people step up their
A soon-to-be-released dispenser will enable craft beer lovers to conveniently have a wide variety of beer right from the brewery, fresh on tap.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.