Jeff Malet

Smithsonian American Art Museum Celebrates the Chinese Year of the Monkey (photos)

According to the Chines lunar calendar, the first day of Year of the Red Monkey is February 8, 2016. The ...

Anti-Abortion Activists Brave the Cold and Snow to "March for Life" (photos)

Thousands of anti-abortion activists rallied near the Washington Monument for the 43rd Annual "March for Life" up Constitution Ave. to ...

D.C. Blizzard of 2016 (in Photos)

American novelist Eudora Welty famously said, "A good snapshot stops a moment from running away." A good snowfall partially compensates ...

D.C. History Via Polaroids

Photos by Jeff Malet for the Historical Society of Washington

The Historical Society of Washington, D.C., celebrated photographer Chris ...

Wreaths Across America Meets Its Goal to Honor All Veterans Buried at Arlington National Cemetery (photos)

If you observed all the activity around and in Arlington Cemetery Saturday, you knew Wreaths Across America was there to honor our fallen heroes, some of whom we have known.

Santas Invade D.C. for Santarchy 2015 (photos)

Never pass up an opportunity for "holiday cheer, goodwill and fun." That's Santarchy -- and we have the photos to prove it.

Smithsonian Opens Wegmans Wonderplace Exhibit for Young Kids (photos)

To celebrate its 100 anniversary in 2016, Wegmans has opened a "Wonderplace" for children at the National Museum of American History.

National Hanukkah Menorah Lighting Ceremony on the Ellipse (Photos)

White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough helped to light the National Hanukkah Menorah at the Ellipse, a tradition in the nation's capital since 1979.

President Obama and the First Family Light the National Christmas Tree (photos)

President Obama and the first family led the lighting of the National Christmas Tree on the Ellipse near the White House Dec. 3. The show will be broadcast Dec. 9 on PBS.

House Speaker Paul Ryan Presides Over Capitol Christmas Tree Lighting

Last night, the Congress switched on its Christmas Tree with an assist from 10-year old Anna DeVolld from Alaska, where the tree originated.

Chanting 'Let Them in!,' Hundreds Rally Outside White House to Support Syrian Refugees (photos)

Hundreds of demonstrators outside the White House on Nov. 21 stood in support of allowing Syrian refugees entrance into the U.S. with no new restrictions.

First Lady Michelle Obama Praises CityDance and Others at Arts Awards Ceremony (photos)

First lady Michelle Obama presented the 2015 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards in the East Room of the White House in Washington D.C. on Nov. 17.

African American History Museum Holds First Event Before Its 2016 Opening (photos)

The Smithsonian's newest museum held its first official event Nov. 16 with a special ceremony beginning a countdown to its grand opening on the National Mall later next year.

Renwick Gallery Re-Opens After 2-Year Renovation (photos)

After a major two-year, $30-million renovation, the Renwick Gallery re-opened Nov.13 with the exhibit, "Wonder," with its lead sponsor for the renovation, David Rubenstein, on hand.

Downtown D.C. Macy's Unveils Holiday Windows (photos)

Santa Claus and Snoopy headlined the Downtown-Metro Center Macy's holiday window unveiling—to celebrate the 50th anniversary of "A Charlie Brown Christmas."

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