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“Walking with Anthony” a non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness for Spinal Cord Injury is teaming up with the Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation and Redskins Alumni Association to present the 7th Annual Charity Celebrity Golf Tournament on September 30th at the Country Club of Fairfax. The event will feature a …

Most people come to The Hill by way of an internship during or just after college and work their way up in time. After working in both the public and private sector for a decade, Robert is a recent transplant to DC and landed in the US Senate at the …

2019 RAMMY AWARD WINNERS The article was written by Brookley Valencia  The Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) hosted the 37th annual RAMMY Awards on Sunday, June 30 at the Walter E.  Washington Convention Center. A truly tasteful night of food, drink and community. It was a celebration honoring our local foodservice …

We recently sat down with Shafer Minnick the Founder and Owner of Pulse House of Fitness for a special Famous5 Interview on Pulse and how it entered the Downtown DC fitness community. Shafer you are the founder and owner of Pulse House of Fitness in downtown DC. Tell us the …

College to Congress is crushing the gridlock in Congress by helping the next generation of politicos kick start their careers by covering all costs associated with a congressional internship in DC. On Wednesday, July 17, they will host The Summer School Soirée. We had a quick chat with Audrey Henson, …

The Capitol Hill Film Classic is taking place this Thursday June 13th and includes a unique short film knockout style competition where local entries compete against the best in the world. All submissions are divided into four geographical brackets — American, International, Local DMV and First Time Filmmakers — which …

There are many examples of major brands taking initiatives to impact pressing issues and influence policy independent of government action.Purina, a household name in pet food (your dog and cat heart them), is one of those companies. Purina recently partnered with RedRover, an organization that helps animals rescued from disasters …

If we’re talking top D.C. events, The RAMMYs Gala, hosted by the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) is always a contender. This year the 37th Annual Gala will take place on Sunday, June 30, 2019, at the Walter E.  Washington Convention Center honoring “exceptional ability and accomplishments of the …

The ziMS Foundation tenth annual A Night at the Park was an event that continued to set a precedent for the elements of philanthropy, sports, and music to bring together those dedicated to finding the ultimate cure of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) by funding through education programs and extensive support. “You …

The Creative Coalition’s #RightToBearArts gala was a night of education, advocacy and celebration of something that connects and impacts us all in one way or another – art. Guests included a long list of Hollywood actors, Members of Congress, and artists who have been diagnosed with brain cancer that are …

On the heels of the Recording Academy’s First Annual Block Party for Washington, DC Members, FamousDC had the opportunity for an exclusive interview with Jeriel Johnson the DC Chapter’s Executive Director to talk events, music, and organizational goals. FamousDC will be on the Red Carpet at tomorrow’s event. Tell us …

Despite recent controversies and a boycott by the Commander-in-Chief, the White House Correspondents Weekend will continue with pre and post parties, galas, receptions, and other festivities surrounding the main dinner on hosted on Saturday April 27th. This year’s dinner will feature biographer Ron Chernow who has written widely acclaimed books …

Supreme Core Craft Cider is hosting a one-year anniversary celebration with a two-day event on Saturday, May 18th and Sunday, May 19, 2019, from 12 to 6 PM. The event entitled “Branching Out Fest”, will take place at the brewery-style taproom located at 2400 T St NE, adjacent to the …

Paddling through the streets of different cities with friends and a little booze is one of the warm weather mainstays sweeping the nation. From Nashville to Northern Virginia, you can rent a paddle bike for your special event.   In Arlington, Pedal Saloon has been operating around Wilson Blvd. transporting …

If you’re like most Washingtonians, you may have hit the hors d’oeuvres (and booze) a bit harder than you hit the exercise during the Winter. Now it’s time to revisit the health-related New Years resolution. Because life comes out you fast, and “waiting until tomorrow” to get jump-started seems easier, …