Robert Devaney

House Tour 2012

House 1 1688 31st Street, N.W.

This dignified, three-story Victorian, built around 1800, was the home of Sen. Robert ...

The D.C. Emancipation Day Moment

On April 16, 1862, President Abraham Lincoln signed the District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act. His signature 150 years ago ...

'Let's Go, Caps,' Inflatable Hockey Player on Georgetown Skyline

Jack Davies of Prospect Street is at it again. This time, his rooftop is occupied by an inflatable of a generic Washington Capitals hockey player...

'American Stories': It's All About Us

"American Stories," the newest signature exhibition at the National Museum of American History opened today and shows and tells the stories of Americans from the 1600s to the 2000s, beginning with wampum and a piece of Plymouth Rock to Apolo Ohmo's ice skates and the 2008 presidential election.

150th Anniversary of D.C. Emancipation

On April 16, 1862, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Compensated Emancipation Act of the District of Columbia.

An Extra Welcome Home Win for the Nationals

The Washington Nationals won their home opener, 3-2, in the 10th inning with Ryan Zimmerman, face of the franchise, showing the way of the jam with visiting team, the Cincinnati Reds, thanks to a wild pitch.

D.C. to Mark Centennial of Titanic Disaster

In a city of monuments, one of Washington's lesser known memorials will be in the spotlight this weekend, April 14-15.

Ins & Outs 4.4.12

M&T Bank, which has a branch on Thomas Jefferson Street, will be adding another Georgetown location at 1420 Wisconsin ...

Long & Foster's Detwiler: Strategist in a Reviving Economy

From his Chantilly, Va., office near Route 28 and Dulles Airport, Jeffrey S. Detwiler, president and chief operating officer of ...

N Street Village

N Street Village, the social services agency that provides shelter and support to homeless and low-income women, held its annual ...

Newt Goes to the Hilltop, Turns Stump Speech Into Civics Lesson

Newt Gingrich, former Speaker of the House, came to Georgetown University March 28, the day after he cut his campaign staff by a third and spoke to a crowd of well-mannered students at Gaston Hall.

Gloria In Excelsis: National Cathedral's Climb of the Spring Restored

Saturday's misty morning seemed nature's soft rebuff to Friday's 80-degree day at the Tidal Basin under the cherry blossoms. A sunny walk near the monuments around the cherry trees with petals at their peak was to be followed by the next day's climb along the stones into the monumental tower of Washington National Cathedral.

Killer of Good Guys Manager Gets Additional 35 Years

Vasile Graure attacked Djordjevic in November 2007 after being thrown out of Good Guys for photographing one of the dancers.

Benched C&O Canal Barge Reveals More Problems

The Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park faces more problems besides its decommissioned mule-pulled barge, The Georgetown, up and ...

Keys to Halcyon House Passed to S&R Foundation

S&R Foundation attorney Alice Haase has confirmed that Halcyon House, one of Washington's most historic homes at 3400-3410 ...

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