Archive for February 2015

The Washington Jewish Film Festival celebrates 25 years

February 20, 2015 - 03:45 PM
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Ilya Tovbis, director of the Washington Jewish Film Festival, stopped by and gave us a preview of the events and screenings.

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Dine like a celebrity at Commissary's Oscars Party

February 20, 2015 - 03:32 PM
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Heidi Minora, promotions director for EatWell DC and general manager of Commissary, and Josh Hahn, partner and owner of EatWell DC, stopped by to talk about Commissary's third annual Oscars viewing party.

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How movies change the way you think

February 20, 2015 - 03:25 PM
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Clinical Psychologist Dr. Andrea Bonior helped us analyze this year's Oscars nominations by breaking down the psychology behind movies and the mind.

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DC's Chinatown celebrates Lunar New Year

February 19, 2015 - 01:00 PM
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Rita Lee, the coordinator of the Chinatown Chinese New Year Parade, and Tom Fong, the parade marshall and the vice chair of the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association, joined us to talk about Sunday's parade.

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Traditional dishes for Chinese New Year

February 19, 2015 - 12:51 PM
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Scott Drewno, the executive chef at The Source, stopped by to show us how to make traditional Chinese dishes that are said to bring good fortune in the new year!

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DC film critics make predictions for the 2015 Oscars

February 19, 2015 - 12:28 PM
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Renowned DC film critics Arch Campbell from ArchCampbell.org, Ann Hornaday from The Washington Post, and Jason Fraley from WTOP, stopped by to tell us who they think should take home an Oscar this year.

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National Drink Wine Day

February 18, 2015 - 03:35 PM
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Daniel Mahdahvian, the managing partner at Boss Shepherds, shared the best wines to go with all of that leftover Valentine's Day chocolate.

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Chefs face off at the Hill Country Barbecue Market Chili Cook-Off

February 18, 2015 - 03:32 PM
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Dan Farber, the chef at Hill Country Barbecue Market, and Emily Thomas, last year's cook-off winner, stopped by to show off their chili recipes.

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Free-range vs. helicopter parenting

February 18, 2015 - 03:28 PM
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Dr. David Kaplan, from the American Counseling Association, joined us to explain the effect of different parenting styles on child development.

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How to brew great coffee at home

February 16, 2015 - 01:43 PM
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Tracy Wilson and Lindsay Meehan from Bakers and Baristas, came by and showed us how to make a delicious brew.

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Sweet s'more recipes to warm you up in the winter

February 16, 2015 - 01:32 PM
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Jim and Melissa Benson, of Eleven Courses Catering & Event Co., stopped by to show us how to make s'mores with an infused chocolate twist! They taught us some great recipes to share at a "Fire-Pit" party.

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Celebrating Black History Month through architectural structures

February 16, 2015 - 01:21 PM
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Michael Marshall, the design director of Marshall Moya Designs, was here today to show us some of his work that has influenced the African American community.

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George Washington Birthday Celebration in Alexandria, VA

February 16, 2015 - 01:14 PM
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John Sims, a member of the George Washington Birthday Celebration Committee, was here to tell us more about the various events going on in the historic city.

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Melanie and Kellye learn the Rumba!

February 13, 2015 - 03:04 PM
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Jason Rushing and Kinan Mihyer, ballroom dance instructors at the Fred Astaire Dance Studio, stopped by to teach Melanie and Kellye how to do the Rumba.

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How to throw a Valentine's Day bash!

February 13, 2015 - 03:00 PM
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Julie Shanklin, the owner of Syzygy Events, showed us how to set the mood for a Valentine's Day party.

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"Disney on Ice: Worlds of Fantasy"

February 13, 2015 - 01:46 PM
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NewsChannel 8's Monica McNutt interviewed Disney on Ice performers Daniil Timin and Jonna Malinowski about their roles in the show. We also had a special performance from Ariel and Prince Eric!

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Aphrodisiac-Inspired Meals

February 12, 2015 - 01:19 PM
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David Fritsche, the Executive Chef at Café Dupont at the Dupont Circle Hotel, was here to show us the perfect meal for Valentine's Day.

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How to make homemade caramel sauce to dress up any dessert

February 12, 2015 - 12:56 PM
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The Owner and Chocolatier of Chouquette Artisan Chocolate and Confections, Sarah Dwyer, was here to show us how to prepare caramel sauce that you can add to your Valentine's Day dessert.

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Give 'small' this Valentine's Day by supporting small businesses

February 12, 2015 - 12:30 PM
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Small Business Consultant, Nicole Cober, was here to tell us how we can spread the love by supporting our local businesses.

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D-I-Y floral arrangements for Valentine's Day

February 12, 2015 - 12:27 PM
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Renowned Florist and Owner of Intrigue Design and Decor, Sarah Campbell, was here to show us how to D-I-Y a floral arrangement.

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