While Obama golfed, Michelle Obama spent about 30 minutes talking with kids who were tracking the progress of Santa Claus throughout the world through a site set up by the North American Aerospace Defense Command.
Volunteers monitoring maps showing Santa Claus’ progress from a Colorado Air Force base are only about three hours into their goodwill mission but have already answered more than 7,000 phone calls from people asking about the jolly old elf.
The leader of the world’s 80 million-strong Anglican Communion has thrown his support behind stricter gun control in the U.S., saying the easy availability of powerful weapons drew vulnerable people toward violence.
Searching for gifts for someone who has everything can prove discouraging. Look no further, because local D.C. artists have become your new best friend this holiday season.
Welcome to your 2012 Holiday Guide! Don’t miss our gift-giving ideas, shopping advice, food & drink recipes, and movie & music recommendations. Share some holiday cheer with your friends!
Poinsettia plants are a holiday tradition, no matter the holiday celebrated. Vivid, cheery red and green leaves make the flower the most festive selection at the florist, sure to leave anyone in the holiday spirit.
Food Network Chef Keegan Gerhard shares his mother’s fruitcake recipe and proves that fruitcake can still be a delicious and special holiday treat.
A Christmas tree intended for the grounds of the U.S. Capitol is headed to Washington. The 65-foot tree is scheduled to arrive at the Capitol on Monday around 10 a.m.
If you plan on hosting overnight guests, you are going to need to prep your home for their arrival.
Columbus Day is a cause for extended celebration with excessive amounts of alcohol, at least for a select few D.C. bars this weekend.