It was great weather for the July 4th parades and picnics -- and for fireworks, especially in Washington, D.C.
Freedom Plaza was abuzz for the World Cup game between the U.S. and Belgium. We lost, but soccer do not -- and have the pictures to prove it.
In a perfectly timed and moving musical event, the Star-Spangled Banner and the national anthem were honored on Flag Day. We are proud to note that Francis Scott Key was a Georgetowner.
Anniversaries for D-Day and the Battle of Midway over the weekend recalled the achievements of "The Greatest Generation," now slipping away from us.
There was something for everyone, environmentally speaking, which was a lot -- at the D.C. Green Festival, held at the convention center over the weekend.
Whether it is the concert on the U.S. Capitol lawn, ceremonies at the U.S. Navy Memorial or Vietnam Veterans Memorial, or the roar of motorcycles with Rolling Thunder, Memorial Day in Washington, D.C., is always close to home and never ignored.
Check out Jeff Malet's compelling photos -- "Faces of Fiesta Asia" -- on exhibit at the Reagan Building through May 31.
Step-and-repeat was in the overdrive for D.C.'s annual "Nerd Prom" weekend with parties before and after the White House Correspondents' Dinner at the Washington Hilton.
It was all about science and engineering -- skills the U.S. needs for advancing in the 21st century -- at the convention center over the weekend.
We took one last look at the Smithsonian's Dinosaur Hall, which closed for renovation Sunday. It will reopen in 2019.
Yes, those were super heroes, robots and aliens you saw near the Convention Center and the Capitol -- and it was awesome.
A great and fun Washington tradition -- the Easter Egg Roll -- was on display at the South Lawn of the White House.
The National Cherry Blossom Festival ends with a parade, fireworks and family activities -- but the blossoms are still here to enjoy.
America's treasure house of memories -- the Smithsonian Institution -- got really jazzy this week. It picked up John Coltrane's saxophone.
The Cherry Blossom Festival has begun with Family Days. Expect the peak bloom April 8 through April 12, says the National Park Service.