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Pet of the Week: Sophia the Pharaoh Hound Mix

Sophia is a playful social butterfly who’s been featured on the local TV news, in People Magazine, co-starred in Shakespeare plays, and is part of the 66 Dogs Project national art campaign.

12/29/2014

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Best Places For Ice Skating In Washington, D.C.

Here are the best places for ice skating in Washington, D.C.

12/26/2014

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Pet of the Week: Skittles the Shorthair Mix Cat

Hey, everybody, I’m Skittles, like the candy. I can be a little on the independent side, but I have been known to relax next to my human while we watch the other kitties in the cat room.

12/22/2014

The Bishop's House is pictured as it lit with Christmas decorations in Washington, DC. The display of thousands of lights adorned the Tudor-style mini castle and grounds occupied by the leader of the DC-based United House of Prayer for All People. (Photo credit  JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Neighborhoods With The Best Holiday Lights In D.C.

One of the best holiday traditions is going around and seeing all of the beautiful light displays. Here are the neighborhoods with the best holiday lights in Washington, D.C. for 2014.

12/19/2014

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Pet of the Week: Princess the Terrier, Pit Bull Mix

I am a lovable gal looking for a family of my very own. I am somewhat of a staff favorite — they all tell me I am such a wonderful dog who has a beautiful smile!

12/15/2014

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Weekend Guide to Holiday Markets in the D.C. Area

Still have items to cross off your gift list? The weekend of Dec. 12-14 is perhaps the best time this season to find gifts at an abundance of holiday markets happening throughout the District.

12/12/2014

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Best Places To Cut Your Own Christmas Tree In The D.C. Area

Cut your own Christmas tree this year at these D.C.-area farms.

12/12/2014

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Pet of the Week: Belle the American Bulldog Mix

My name is Belle! I am a sweet girl looking for an active family to call my own!

12/08/2014

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Best Ways To Celebrate Hanukkah In Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C. is a mixture of different cultures, races and religions that are all respected and celebrated. With a large Jewish community in the city, Hanukkah is an important holiday in the District, with several celebrations around town.

12/05/2014

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Pet of the Week: Arwen the Doberman Mix

Hello! My name is Arwen, an Doberman Pinscher mix! I am a very smart girl who knows lots of commands such as sit, stay, down and paw!

12/01/2014

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We have brainstormed the best winter activities to keep you entertained.

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Best Halloween Costume Ideas

View our best Halloween costume ideas for babies, kids and adults.

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