Bindhu Pamarthi Crowned Miss District of Columbia

Miss DC 2013

Ms. Bindhu Pamarthi was crowned Miss District of Columbia.  After a nearly 3 1/2 hour contest between 19 contestants, a panel of six judges determined Ms. Pamarthi was the best suited to represent the District of Columbia in the Miss America Pageant scheduled to be held later this year.  Contestants were judged on a personal interview between the judges and each contestant … [Read more...]

The 33rd Annual Herndon Festival

33rd Annual Herndon Festival

The 33rd Annual Herndon Festival took place between 30 May and 2 June 2013, drawing in thousands from across the Washington, DC area.  Throughout the four days of the festival, visitors got a chance to watch street performers, ride on various carnival rides, play games, have their face painted and the opportunity to participate in many more activities. Dozens of performers also … [Read more...]

We Happy Few Presents William Shakespeare’s The Tempest

In just their second production ever, DC-based theater company We Happy Few presents William Shakespeare's The Tempest, directed by the theater company's co-founder Hannah Todd.  The play opened this past Friday, May 3rd and will run through Sunday May 12th, 2013 at Fort Fringe in Downtown Washington, DC.  We Happy Few's mission is to "present stripped down, small cast, … [Read more...]