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THIH Talks Ward 6 Issues With Mayoral Candidates

October 30th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

We wanted to know what the mayoral candidates thought about some of the top issues for Ward 6, so we reached out to each candidate with a request to ask them a series of questions. David Catania, Carol Schwartz and Bruce Majors responded, despite grueling schedules and recent illness. Muriel Bowser, Nestor Djonkam and Faith were […]

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St. Peter School Open House

October 29th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill, Capitol Hill South, DC

If your kids are closing in on the age when school is in the near future, you may look for options in the neighborhood before those pencils are sharpened.  You can enter the DC charter school lottery and hope for a low number, but you can also check out the many local private schools that […]

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Cast Your Vote! Be Heard! Pop Tarts!

April 1st, 2014 · No Comments · Barracks Row, Capitol Hill, DC, Eastern Market, New Hill East

We here at The Hill Is Home take our right to vote very seriously.  Some things like democracy make America a wonderful place to live.  Nothing is more wonderful, though, than the taste of a freshly baked pop-tart on Election Day, the filling slowly dripping down your hand and arm as you cast your vote […]

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First Bite: Ris Arrives at Union Market

January 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Capitol Hill, Capitol Hill North, DC

Mention the name Ris Lacoste, and you’re likely to find more than just a few fans of her cooking. Lacoste’s Foggy Bottom restaurant, Ris, is best known for soups, stews, and entrees, like duck confit and Icelandic cod. It’s cooking that skips the fuss and goes straight for the flavor. But, what if you could […]

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First Bite: Curbside Cafe

November 6th, 2013 · No Comments · Capitol Hill, DC, New Hill East

Breakfast never tasted so sweet. The owners of Curbside Cupcakes have taken over the shop at the corner of 15th and C Streets SE and expanded their baked wares at the new Curbside Café.  For now, the eatery is only open for breakfast, but lunch is coming soon, and brunch won’t be far behind.  No […]

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