Jeff Malet

Celebrating Cinco de Mayo at the Washington Monument (photos)

On May 5, "everyone is Latino", was the slogan of this year’s National Cinco de Mayo Festival held at the base of the Washington Monument.

International Children's Festival (photos)

The International Children’s Festival is an interactive, educational event that allows children of all ages to travel the world in a single day. This year's 6th annual edition was held at the The Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center on Sunday May 6, 2012.

USA Science & Engineering Festival Inspires Kids (photos)

What was billed as the largest celebration of science in the US, the 2nd USA Science and Engineering Festival at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on April 28-29 featured over 3000 interractive exhibits and 100 stage shows.

“It’s a Grand Night for Singing” with Rodgers and Hammerstein, and the Washington Savoyards (photos)

The Washington Savoyards, the professional light opera company, begin its 40th season, performing the music of the celebrated team of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II to positive reviews at the Atlas Theater. Performances continue through May 6.

Shakespeare's Birthday Open House at the Folger (photos)

Shakespeare's Birthday Open House at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington D.C. took place on Sunday April 22, 2012.

Rain Does Not Dampen Spirits on Earth Day

Rain poured down on the Earth Day Celebration on Sunday April 22 on the Washington Mall, but that did not dampen the spirits of those who attended.

Space Shuttle Discovery Flies Over DC (photos)

The space shuttle Discovery, attached to a modified NASA 747 aircraft, flies over Washington, D.C., Tuesday, April 17, 2012 ...

Washington Humane Society's 'Fashion For Paws' Leads Off With Custom Creations from FIDM (photos)

The Washington Humane Society's 6th Annual Fashion for Paws took place at the National Building Museum in Washington D ...

Obamas Host 134th Annual White House Easter Egg Roll (photos)

The 134th annual White House Egg Roll attracted over 30,000 visitors to the White House South Lawn for a day of racing, reading and fun on Monday, April 9, 2012.

Japanese Stone Lantern Lighting Ceremony (Photos)

The Cherry Blossom Festival Japanese Stone Lantern Lighting Ceremony celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Gift of Trees, took place on Sunday, April 8 at the Tidal Basin.

Blossom Kite Festival (photos)

It was perfect flying weather as hundreds of kites of various shapes and sizes populated the skies over the National Mall on Saturday, March 31.

Celebrity Sighting: Glenn Close (photos)

We spotted actress Glenn Close and husband David E. Shaw outside the entrance to the Newseum in Washington D.C. to attend the 60th birthday party for John S. Hendricks, the Founder and Chairman of Discovery Communications on Friday, March 30.

Supreme Court Health Care Hearings (photos)

The Supreme Court heald hearings on the constitutionality of President Obama's signature health care law. View our photos of the activity surrounding the Court on March 27-28 by clicking Here.

It's Not Officially Spring, But the Cherry Blossoms Are Out (photos)

It was March 17, and spring hadn't officially arrived yet, but warm weather has caused cherry tree blossoms to mature much more rapidly than usual around the tidal basin.

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus presents "Fully Charged" (photos)

The circus was in town. The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus presents "Fully Charged" at the Verizon Center in ...

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