Visiting monuments this Memorial Day is a refreshing way of fostering a child’s education outside of the classroom, paying tribute to those who died in war and remembering America’s leaders.
The National Park Service is updating its predicted peak bloom time for the District of Columbia’s cherry trees, now saying the peak bloom will come in early April.
District of Columbia police hope the release of surveillance video will yield tips in a drive-by shooting that injured 13 people.
Amtrak and commuter train service between Washington and Baltimore have been reopened after being suspended earlier Friday because of sagging overhead power lines.
All taxicabs in the District of Columbia will be required to accept credit cards by March 30.
The Kennedy Center is presenting the new ballet, “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland,” produced by the National Ballet of Canada and London’s Royal Ballet.
District of Columbia officials are using Inauguration Day to call attention to the District’s lack of statehood and congressional representation.
A District of Columbia police officer embroiled in a paternity suit fatally shot his mistress before leaving their infant child to die in an overheated car, prosecutors said as the officer’s murder trial opened Monday.
Inauguration organizers held a practice parade in Washington to prepare for next week’s swearing-in of President Barack Obama.
Washington Mayor Vincent Gray is raising the speed limits on several major commuter routes.
The brother of former D.C. Council Chairman Kwame Brown has pleaded guilty to bank fraud — the same charge that forced Kwame Brown to resign his seat.
Metro says weekend work on the red, orange and green lines will cause delays for some riders.