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D.C. named one of America's snobbiest cities

Washington, D.C., is one of America's snobbiest cities, Travel and Leisure magazine reports.

Wednesday - 07/03/2013, 06:00am EDT

Tags: snob

New York-style apartments coming to NW D.C.

Are D.C. apartment dwellers ready for New York-style, matchbox-sized apartments? One of the Big Apple's largest residential landlords, Aria Development Group, is betting $32 million on it.

Tuesday - 07/02/2013, 03:49pm EDT

Tags: Aria Development Group, apartments, International Monetary Fund, Dupont Circle, Washington Circle, housing, Real Estate

Where to watch D.C.'s fireworks on the 4th of July

Whether you're a seasoned local or a newbie tourist, finding a good spot to watch the District's fireworks display is often a matter of luck. However, we know some places around the city that might improve your chances.

Tuesday - 07/02/2013, 08:23am EDT

Tags: Dana Gooley, fireworks, july 4th, July 4th holiday, Independence Day

D.C. among best cities to strike it rich

Want to make some serious dough? D.C. ranks third on a new list of the best cities to get rich, behind San Jose and Boston.

Monday - 07/01/2013, 10:37am EDT

Tags:, rich people

Congress may consider banning D.C. traffic cameras

A Republican congressman from Michigan may propose a ban on speed and red-light enforcement cameras in the District of Columbia.

Friday - 06/28/2013, 06:37am EDT

Tags: red-light cameras, speed camera, Kerry Bentivolio

Smithsonian Folklife Festival highlights Hungarian heritage

It's been a summer tradition on the National Mall for 47 years now. The Smithsonian Folklife festival, which began Wednesday, has a Hungarian theme.

Thursday - 06/27/2013, 03:52am EDT

Tags: Smithsonian, Smithsonian Folklife Festival, National Mall, Hank Silverberg, Hungarian heritage

Smithsonian eyes 4-D theater for one of its oldest buildings

The Smithsonian Institution is seeking a contractor to install and operate an "innovative, technologically advanced, user-friendly, first-class, innovation themed" 4-D theater, or a simulator, or a hybrid version of the two, in the Arts & Industries Building, currently closed for a long-needed overhaul.

Tuesday - 06/25/2013, 08:43pm EDT

Tags: Smithsonian,

Providence Hospital lays off workers

District-based Providence Hospital has laid off nearly 40 workers as part of a much wider cost-reduction effort, CEO Amy Freeman confirmed Tuesday, adding another hospital to the recent trend of health care job cuts in the Washington region.

Tuesday - 06/25/2013, 08:02pm EDT

Tags: Providence Hospital,

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