Jeff Malet

A Star-Spangled Fourth in Photos

Soggy weather and security concerns did not deter the hundreds of thousands who gathered in Washington D.C. on July ...

American History Museum Opens New Innovation Wing (photos)

The Smithsonian National Museum of American History officially opened its new $63-million Innovation Wing to visitors, just in time for the July 4th weekend.

Costumes Galore: Awesome Con Is Out of This World (photos)

Not too long ago, Washington, D.C., was without a comic-con of its own. Then came along Awesome Con in ...

Activists Assemble as Supreme Court Considers Same-Sex Marriage (photos)

Thousands of supporters and opponents of same-sex marriage gathered in front of the steps of the United States Supreme Court ...

Folger Shakespeare Library Celebrates the Bard's 451st Birthday in Grand Style (photos)

The Folger Shakespeare Library celebrated William Shakespeare's 451st birthday with its traditional open house on Sunday, April 19, with a full day of Shakespeare-related activities.

Ford's Theatre Hosts Tribute to Lincoln on 150th Anniversary of Assassination (photos)

Hundreds gathered for a candlelight vigil in front of Ford's Theatre, and a wreath laying ceremony on the steps of the Petersen House commemorating the 150th anniversary of President Lincoln’s death on April 15.

Another Eggcelent White House Easter Egg Roll (photos)

The First Family hosted the 137th annual White House Easter Egg Roll under sunny skies and summer-like temperatures on Easter ...

LeRoy Neiman’s 'Big Band' and $2.5-Million Endowment Trumpets Jazz Expansion at Smithsonian

In a March 31 ceremony, the National Museum of American History unveiled LeRoy Neiman’s “Big Band,” an epic jazz painting, part of the museum's expansion of jazz programming.

'Mad Men' Artifacts Donated to Smithsonian (photos)

In a March 27 ceremony, the National Museum of American History accepted a donation of more than 50 artifacts from the TV show, "Mad Men," including costumes, props and a script.

A Night at the Circus (photos)

The circus come to town March 19: the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus's "Legends" was at the Verizon Center for eight shows.

St. Patrick's Day in Pictures

The luck o' the Irish was all around Washington, D.C., for St. Patrick's Day -- from the annual parade to the feast day mass at St. Patrick's on 10th Street NW.

Chinese New Year Family Fun at American Art Museum

It is the year of the Sheep, as the Chinese New Year was celebrated at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, next to Chinatown.

A Different Springsteen at Verizon Center for Washington International Horse Show (photos)

At the horse show, Jessica Springsteen of Colts Neck, N.J., kicked off the first day of international jumper competition with a win, riding Davendy S. Jessica may not yet be as well known as her dad Bruce.

American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial Dedication Ceremony (photos)

The American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial opened this weekend near the U.S. Capitol and across from the U.S. Botanic Garden with a dedication by President Barack Obama.

Celebrating Turkish Culture at the 12th Annual Turkish Festival (photos)

The 12th Annual Turkish Festival took place last weekend. Check out the Georgetowner's photos from the event.

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