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Calling all DC ‘Real Art’-ists

The Washington Post just launched a new initiative to promote contemporary art in DC: Real Art D.C. consists of two parts: online open gallery online competition The online gallery will feature local artists so others may discover and connect with DC’s … Continue reading

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Let Your Holiday Spirit Get Creative!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… The Weekend section of The Washington Post is looking for artists age 12 and younger to design a sheet of gift wrap for its annual Holiday Wrapping Paper Contest. Designs can be … Continue reading

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Mayor Fenty Remembers Ben Ali

Mayor Adrian M. Fenty issued the following statement following the death of Ben Ali, founder and namesake of Ben’s Chili Bowl: “I am deeply saddened to hear of the passing of the founder and namesake of Ben’s Chili Bowl, one … Continue reading

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Featured Artist: Beat Ya Feet Kings

This week’s featured artist has taken over prime time by storm. Three weeks ago, the Beat Ya Feet Kings couldn’t fill 20 chairs at the Petworth Branch Library. But last night, DC’s very own go-go dance troup captivated an audience … Continue reading

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A Taste of Suburbia for Heights’ Hipsters

The Washington Post recently featured our very own neighborhood, Columbia Heights, in the Style section. However, it’s not the  “style” you’d expect… That’s right, the paper highlighted the ironic mashing of Columbia Heights’ “Hipster” population with…TARGET. The retail giant (the … Continue reading

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