Krampusnacht D.C. Is A Dark, Weird, And Heartwarming Christmas Celebration
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Krampusnacht D.C. Is A Dark, Weird, And Heartwarming Christmas Celebration

Grimacing monsters with long twisted horns and rattling chains, tearful children, lots of artfully swirling fire—D.C.’s Krampusnacht is not a typical Christmas celebration, but it just might be the most fun. Now in its fifth year, D.C.’s annual Krampusnacht (Krampus Night) not only lets residents get weird but also does good, serving as the largest … Continue reading

Potomac Riverkeepers Offer $1,000 Reward For Info On Mysterious Pollution
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Potomac Riverkeepers Offer $1,000 Reward For Info On Mysterious Pollution

Published December 1, 2016 Today the Potomac Riverkeepers Network announced they are offering a $1,000 reward for information identifying those responsible for an unidentified oily plume in the Potomac River, which could impact the drinking water for area residents. “The bottom line is: this is a threat to the drinking water supply to millions of … Continue reading

Protesters Shoved At Office Building Of Republican Jewish Coalition
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Protesters Shoved At Office Building Of Republican Jewish Coalition

At least four different demonstrations were planned today in D.C. to protest the appointment of former Breitbart News leader Steve Bannon as President-elect Donald Trump’s chief strategist. While the first was an uneventful, if soggy, protest outside the White House, the second turned confrontational. Two men who appeared to be property managers at the downtown … Continue reading

29 Children Celebrated Finding ‘Forever Families’ On D.C. Adoption Day
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29 Children Celebrated Finding ‘Forever Families’ On D.C. Adoption Day

Published November 21, 2016 On the 30th annual D.C. Adoption Day, 29 D.C. children finalized the papers for their “forever families” Saturday morning—and got to celebrate alongside “Young and Hungry” star and adoptive mom Kym Whitley. Children ranging in age from 18 months to 19 years-old were adopted at the Moultrie Courthouse, forming 23 new … Continue reading