Archive for May 2015

National Foster Care Awareness Month

May 18, 2015 - 02:58 PM
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And tomorrow, the White House is honoring Foster Care advocates, during their program called "Champions for Change." One of the honorees, Mary Lee, from Youth Villages, was here this morning to talk more about her work with adoption.

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Timothy Bloom gets ready to release his second single called "For Love"

May 18, 2015 - 02:52 PM
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And now, he has his own self-titled album and is about to release his second single called "For Love." Two-time Grammy Award winner, Timothy Bloom was here today with us to give us a preview.

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Washington City Paper's Margarita Wars

May 18, 2015 - 02:43 PM
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Stephen Ball from the Washington City Paper, was here to talk more about the event. And joining him was two of the mixologists: Mick Perrigo from El Camino and Ronald Flores from Art and Soul.

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How to prevent dog bites

May 15, 2015 - 02:35 PM
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Dog bites are the second leading cause of injury for children. And 9-year-old Hailey Kealy, was here to speak about her experience. Her mom, Dr. Siobhan Kealy, and Stephanie Frampton, from the Animal Welfare League of Queen Anne's County, joined Hailey.

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"This is My Brave," a show written and performed by people affected with mental illness

May 15, 2015 - 02:23 PM
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And this Sunday, the Artisphere Spectrum Theater is hosting a production of original writings performed and written by people affected with mental illness. Jennifer Marshall and Anne Marie Ames, joined us to talk more about the event.

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Opera in the Park

May 15, 2015 - 02:18 PM
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And Cinderella herself, Grammy Award winner, and famed opera star, Isabel Leonard, was here to tell us what we can expect.

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Art-inspired food at Sofitel DC

May 15, 2015 - 02:11 PM
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With more than 20 pieces of art on display and a three-course meal to enjoy, you'll be in for a yummy treat! Frank Loquet, Sofitel DC's Executive Chef, and the artist whose work is on display, Herve Maury was here to tell us more about the event.

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Spring cleaning your relationships

May 15, 2015 - 02:05 PM
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And this year, why not extend the spring cleaning to the rest of your life too? The Whoopie Queen, Cyndy Bragg, was here to tell us how you can de-clutter you life by renewing your mind and soul!

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"Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead" closes out Folger Theater's 2014-2015 season

May 14, 2015 - 09:19 AM
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Two main characters of the play, "Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead," Adam Wesley Brown and Romell Witherspoon, told us all about the play that has audiences laughing-out-loud.

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Westfield's Taste of Montgomery

May 14, 2015 - 09:09 AM
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Diego Gonzalez-Zuniga, marketing manager at Westfield Montgomery, and Andrew Kern, executive chef at Met Bethesda, told us how their festival will showcase their ever-evolving entertainment and dining experiences through interactive demonstrations.

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Deflate-gate: What's next for Tom Brady and the New England Patriots

May 14, 2015 - 08:59 AM
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Chris Paul, host of ESPN 980's "The Man Cave," told us what we can expect from the star quarterback and the team.

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How to add more green to your house with a container garden

May 13, 2015 - 01:16 PM
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Sheila Cox, Busch Gardens horticulturist, told us how you can get your family involved in container gardening.

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The 2015 Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival

May 13, 2015 - 01:05 PM
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Holly Koons McCullough, a representative for the Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival, told us how this event is catered for artistic family fun.

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GI Film Festival celebrates our service members

May 13, 2015 - 12:57 PM
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Brandon Millett, co-founder and CEO of the GI Film Festival, was joined by his wife, Laura Law-Millett, co-founder and director, to discuss how the film festival celebrates the success and sacrifices of service members.

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Granite City Food & Brewery dishes on their patent brewing technique

May 13, 2015 - 12:48 PM
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RJ Nab, field director of brewery operations at Granite City Food & Brewery, discussed his restaurant's brewing techniques and challenged our hosts to a blind beer tasting.

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Travel Channel's new series "Big Crazy Family Adventure"

May 13, 2015 - 12:19 PM
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Bruce and Christine Kirkby, avid travelers, came by with their sons Bodi and Taj, to talk about their new series, "Big Crazy Family Adventure."

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Our City Festival Celebrates DC through music and literature

May 12, 2015 - 01:14 PM
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Jim Thomson, curator of the Our City Festival, and two musicians from the Feedal Band, Araya Woldemichael and Minale Bezu, talked about the Our City Festival, happening June 5th through June 7th.

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Union Market's 5th Annual Lamb Jam

May 12, 2015 - 01:05 PM
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Matt Baker, chef at Perch Kitchen, told us about Union Market's 5th Annual Lamb Jam and prepared a Grilled Border Springs Farms Leg of Lamb with a Spring Pea Salad.

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How to prevent the summer learning slide

May 12, 2015 - 01:00 PM
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Ann Dolin, president of Educational Connections Tutoring, gave us tips on how parents can avoid the summer learning slide.

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Three college lists to avoid

May 11, 2015 - 01:10 PM
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Jean Keller, founder of Keller College Service and SmartPlanForCollege.com, told us the top three college lists to avoid so you don't go bankrupt.

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