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'It's everybody' -- 2 families struggle with addiction

"Everybody and anybody" is the new face of heroin, and when that face is your child, confronting the realities of drug abuse is much scarier. Two moms share their stories.

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 06:44am EDT

Tags: addiction, drugs, Trish Glowacki, heroin, prescription drug abuse

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D.C.'s homegrown chef to compete on 'Top Chef'

A number of D.C. chefs have competed on Bravo's hit show 'Top Chef,'and this season is no different. This chef has worked in a local kitchen since he was little.

Wednesday - 10/15/2014, 11:56am EDT

Tags: George Pagonis, Top Chef, Kapnos, Kapnos Taverna

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D.C. 'masters' wine knowledge; sommelier field grows

It's a title that belongs to only 219 people around the world, but a growing number are representing D.C., placing Washington on a more prominent spot on the world's culinary map.

Friday - 10/10/2014, 02:58am EDT

Tags: wine, sommelier, master sommelier, D.C.

Why you need to book holiday travel now

It's only natural to feel rushed when talking about the need to book holiday travel, but now is the best time.

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 02:26am EDT

Tags: travel, holiday, Ross Kenneth Urken

New startup aims to reduce local food waste

In the U.S., an estimated 70 billion pounds of edible food goes to waste each year. A local snack company is hoping to change those statistics.

Tuesday - 10/07/2014, 07:35am EDT

Tags: Food, Startup, Elizabeth Bennett, Fruitcycle

More hummus among us: Sabra opens pop-up restaurant

A famous food brand opened a four-week pop-up restaurant, but food isn't the only thing on the menu. What it hopes to accomplish.

Thursday - 10/02/2014, 12:37pm EDT

Tags: Mary Beth Albright, hummus, Hummus House, Sabra, Georgetown

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An inside look at Georgetown's new piano bar

A new bar in Georgetown is attracting everyone from college students to retirees. What's keeping everyone coming back? The keys are the key.

Wednesday - 10/01/2014, 11:55am EDT

Tags: Georgetown Piano Bar, bar, restaurants, Georgetown, Hunter Lang

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The rise of the mom-and-pop shop

Goodbye big, national brands. There's a new mainstream retail market that's popping up in D.C. and across the nation. Why and how small business is succeeding.

Tuesday - 09/30/2014, 09:22am EDT

Tags: mom-and-pop shops, retail, restaurants, local,

Typecase Industries creates new designs with historic machinery

Three D.C. artists are turning out some of the city's most unique designs using refurbished letterpress machines that once printed the nation's newspapers.

Friday - 09/26/2014, 01:26pm EDT

Tags: Typecase Industries, letterpress, D.C., design, printing

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True Food Kitchen focuses on health but succeeds with taste

A new restaurant, backed by a famous doctor, focuses its menu on healthy, anti-inflammatory foods. And the food's taste keeps bringing diners back.

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 11:51am EDT

Tags: True Food Kitchen, Fairfax, Mosaic District, Food, restaurant, Dr. Andrew Weil, anti-inflammatory diet, kale recipe

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