Washio, an app for a laundry service

If you dread laundry day, there's an app that can help.

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Metro's silver line gets low-interest federal loan

Low-interest $1.28 billion federal loan finalized for Metro Silver Line construction

Thursday - 08/21/2014, 08:00am EDT

First look at D.C.'s Chuck Brown Memorial Park (Photos)

In Northeast D.C.'s Langdon Park, the memorial area will feature a performance space, sustainable irrigation system and toy instruments.

Thursday - 08/21/2014, 04:53am EDT

Students at D.C. non-profit teach kids to read

Students at a D.C. non-profit are helping kids to read.

Thursday - 08/21/2014, 12:20am EDT

Giant's City Market at O store wins design award

The Giant at O Street Market in D.C.'s Shaw neighborhood opened to "oohs and ahhs" last fall, with its historic two-story architecture, wine and beer bar and huge selection of prepared foods. Now it's been recognized with a national design award.

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 05:39pm EDT

33 Washington-area companies crack Inc. 500

Inc. Magazine's 2014 list of the country's fastest-growing private companies includes 33 in the Washington area, including one in the top 5, and four in the top 50.

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 04:17pm EDT

See where Washington ranks on Forbes' most valuable NFL franchises list

Most any pro football fan can make a reasonable guess at the most valuable team in the National Football League. It's the Dallas Cowboys. Always the Dallas Cowboys. Eight years in a row atop Forbes' annual report on NFL team valuations.

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 02:50pm EDT

Metro pays $4.2 million to settle lawsuit

Metro has paid $4.2 million to settle a lawsuit that accused it of awarding a no-bid technology contract.

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 02:01pm EDT

From Taney to D.C., baseball takes root

While the Taney Dragons make national headlines at the Little League World Series, the Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy takes aim at a long-term grassroots baseball program here in D.C.

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 02:01pm EDT

Jailed DC official keeps fighting ethics charges

Jailed former DC councilmember continues to fight ethics charges that could lead to fines

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 10:10am EDT

CityZen Chef Eric Ziebold to open new restaurant in Mount Vernon Triangle

After 10 years at the acclaimed CityZen restaurant in D.C.'s Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Executive Chef Eric Ziebold is striking out on his own.

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 10:03am EDT

Hotel wants visitors to see D.C. ‘like a local' from Bethesda

As part of a new marketing campaign, Marriott has offered some tips for how to see D.C. like a local from Bethesda might.

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 10:00am EDT

Startup delivers fresh, healthy $6 lunch to D.C. in 20 minutes

It's hard to find a hot, nutritious lunch in D.C. for under $10, let alone one that's made from scratch and delivered free of charge in 20 minutes or less, but local startup MunchQuick is making it easier.

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 09:14am EDT
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Race-based hate crimes rose in D.C. in 2013

There were 18 race-based hate crimes in the District in 2013, up from 13 in 2012, an annual report says.

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 08:15am EDT

High-end apartments are crowding out the affordable in D.C.

There's been a lot of apartment construction in the District in the last few years, but most of it is at the high end of the market. And that has led to a dearth of more affordable housing.

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 07:43am EDT

Bridge over Anacostia to close for several hours

Bridge over Anacostia River to close for several hours to allow water traffic to pass

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 05:41am EDT

Preparing kids with food allergies to head back to school

The start of a new school year can be a challenging time for any child. But it has the potential to be exceptionally tough for students with severe food allergies.

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 04:44am EDT

D.C. Beer Week: The best events to attend

With several events on tap for D.C.'s annual Beer Week, it can be difficult to figure out which events to choose -- from tap takeovers to dinners to educational panels. Here are the best bets.

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 01:02am EDT
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Georgetown's Mr. Smith's may get new home

A legendary local piano bar is being forced to move, but it may have found a new home.

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 12:27am EDT

Historic ship docks in D.C. for visitors to tour

The sleek and majestic 100-foot Pride of Baltimore slipped under the Woodrow Wilson Bridge in the wee hours of Wednesday morning and is now docked at the Washington Navy Yard, welcoming visitors, free of charge, over the next six days.

Tuesday - 08/19/2014, 11:15pm EDT
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