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Setlist: Trey Anastasio with National Symphony Orchestra
Last night Phish front man Trey Anastasio performed with the esteemed National Symphony Orchestra at the historic Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. Anastasio mixed classics from both his solo and Phish repertoire over the course of two sets and an encore.
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Africa: Obama Visit to 'Reinforce Deep Ties' - Rep. Karen Bass
Washington, DC - Congresswoman Karen Bass , Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa released the following statement after the White House announced President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama will travel to Senegal, South Africa and Tanzania next month: "President Obama's travel to sub-Saharan Africa presents an ... (more)
Wed May 22, 2013
Preparations are underway for the West Virginia Veterans' Reunion
Organizers in Rainelle are preparing for several events for the West Virginia Veterans' Reunion.
Office and Industrial Are Rock Solid
Start each day with GlobeSt.com's New York AM Alert for original coverage of the latest transactions and trends shaping the commercial real estate industry.
Charleston Daily Mail
Charleston prepares for Boy Scout Jamboree influx
With less than two months to go before the National Scout Jamboree at the Summit Bechtel Reserve, Charleston officials still are trying to gauge exactly how many people may flow through the city because of the event.
Tue May 21, 2013
The White House
President Obama Announces Sally Ride as a Recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom
WASHINGTON, DC Today, President Barack Obama announced he will award a posthumous Presidential Medal of Freedom to Dr.
Severe Storms to Reach DC, NYC, Albany Thursday
The same storm system responsible for producing violent and deadly thunderstorms in Oklahoma recently will reach the heavily populated Atlantic Seaboard Thursday.
Mon May 20, 2013
The Baltimore Sun
Nearly 1,000 turn out for Bel Air 'House of Cards' casting call
An estimated 1,000 people came through the Bel Air Reckord Armory Saturday in the hope of landing a part on the second season of the Netflix television series "House of Cards." "It was a great cross section of people, I think, that will allow us to depict all walks of life in Washington, D.C.," local casting director Kimberly Skyrme said.
Sun May 19, 2013
South Arlington Chiropractor Able to Treat Patients Post-Concussion
South Arlington chiropractor Dr. Wendy Jacobs announced that she is now treating patients for concussions and traumatic brain injuries.
Book Discussion on [Operation Storm]
John Geoghegan talked about his book, Operation Storm: Japan's Top Secret Submarines and Its Plan to Change the Course of World War II , in which he recalls the failed Japanese mission to attack New York City and .. Read More John Geoghegan talked about his book, Operation Storm: Japan's Top Secret Submarines and Its Plan to Change the Course of ... (more)
Sat May 18, 2013
Scandal Package at Fairmont Washington, D.C. begins as 'Scandal' TV season ends
Just as the hottest TV hit "Scandal" ended its season, and the Obama administration deals with a trifecta of scandals , the Fairmont Washington , D.C. Hotel revealed its Scandal Package May 17.
Fri May 17, 2013
Strawberry Festival gears up for big finish
The sun came out Friday, giving a sun-splashed feel to the West Virginia Strawberry Festival in Buckhannon.
Thu May 16, 2013
Protection Bureau Wants Union Protection
CFPB's Washington, D.C., headquarters -- located adjacent to the White House -- will soon undergo renovations after employees complained of being forced to work in cramped conditions.
Turkish Daily News
Iraq energy blues with the United States
Up until two days before Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan's departure for the U.S. to meet with President Barack Obama on May 16, it was not 100 percent clear whether Turkish Energy Minister Taner Y ld z would be in the official delegation for the visit.
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania Names...
Eve J. Higginbotham, SM, MD, has been named the first Vice Dean for Diversity and Inclusion at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania , effective August 1, 2013.
Wed May 15, 2013
UP Madrigal Singers Enchant American, Filipino Audience in Washington D.C.
Singing Ambassadors. Ambassador Jose L. Cuisia Jr., Mrs. Victoria Cuisia and Ambassador John Maisto, President of the United States-Philippines Society, pose with members of the University of the Philippines Madrigal Singers prior to their 50th anniversary performance at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in ... (more)
Denver ranked first as best departure city for summer travel
The report compared the cost and duration of flights from the 30 largest U.S. cities to the 10 most popular international and domestic travel destinations based on 2013 bookings, as identified by the Travel Leaders Group.
The Gatekeepers: The Inn's Stephen Lyons Talks Morels, Snagging a Table
Welcome back to The Gatekeepers , a feature in which we roam the city meeting the fine ladies and gentlemen that stand between you and some of your favorite impossible-to-get tables.
Tue May 14, 2013
Free concert by Estonian singer-songwriter comes this Sunday to D.C.
Washington , D.C. --- This Sunday the public will have a rare opportunity to experience a free concert by an Estonian singer-songwriter, pianist and composer and her duo Swiss partner.
Grayson News Gazette
Embry headed to D.C.
News-Gazette Grayson County High School Senior Jacob Embry recently won first place in the category of website design in the state National History Day competition.