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Kathryn Lyons

Kathryn Lyons

#Weekend Awesome events: Maybe Ben Folds and the National Symphony Orchestra will perform some songs for the dumped tonight at the Kennedy Center; Budweiser and baseball tonight? Say no more; Get folked up this Saturday; The beach is closer than you think; Because we live in the nation’s capital and we …

#Weekend Awesome events: PSA: it’s National Eat At A Food Truck Day; Stop everything. There’s a water balloon fight on Saturday; The Giant National Capital Barbecue is the biggest Barbecue Battle you’ll ever experience; Laugh your way through an almost accurate guide to America featuring the comedians of The Second City; …

  If a 37-year-old man shows up at your doorstep and asks you for an internship, should you give it to him? No. The answer is no. We learned that the hard way when we gave Josh, a 37-year-old from Alabama, a shot at an internship in Washington, DC. We …

#Weekend Awesome events: Whether for Father’s Day or just because it’ll be awesome — don’t miss (bottomless) Brunch on the Baselines at Nats Park this Sunday; Truckeroo is back tonight at The Bullpen; Everything gets better with the Grateful Dead so head to Gypsy Sally’s on Saturday night for a boost …

#Weekend Awesome events: Satisfy that sweet tooth this weekend at DC’s first and only edible cookie dough confectionery, The Cookie Jar DC!; Half of Simon and Garfunkel will be performing tonight at Merriweather Post Pavilion (hint: it’s not Garfunkel); Get jazzy and snazzy with us at DC Jazz Festival; Don’t miss …

#Weekend   Awesome events: Savor the weekend at the gold standard of beer festivals today and tomorrow; Rock out with White Ford Bronco tonight at the Bullpen DC!; LOL with Frank Caliendo tonight through the weekend at DC Improv Comedy Club; Or jam with Lupe Fiasco at the 9:30 Club tonight; …

#Weekend Awesome events: There’s absolutely no better way to kick off Memorial Day weekend than with a 90s dance party; May the force be with you…Saturday at Nats Park; Whoopi Goldberg wants to make you laugh tomorrow night; Just in case your parents decide to grace you with a surprise visit; …

#Weekend Awesome events: Happy opening day of Jazz in the Garden! Bring your umbrella; Go to church tonight – Eric Church that is (but do go to church church on Sunday); Name something you want more than spring, wine and sunsets. Don’t answer that; Horse around tomorrow at the 2017 Preakness …

Famous Five – Association of American Railroads Former New York Jet Keith Fitzhugh knows firsthand that the Association of American Railroads is working every day to keep America on track. Watch our #FamousFive with Keith to find out how #FreightRailWorks for you!

#MANAGINGEDITOR   KATHRYN LYONS Managing Editor for FamousDC Weather: We’re not gonna rain on your weekend parade because Mother Nature already has that covered. Expect a super cloudy day with rain this afternoon and tonight. With highs in the 50s and lows in the 40s, temps today are lower than usual. …

#GUESTEDITOR Michelle Goldchain Editor at CurbedDC  “In the city that sometimes sleeps, here is the news that should keep you up at night, partying and enjoying the District life.” Weather: Today is about the wettest and warmest it’ll be all weekend. Cats and dogs will stop falling from the sky by …

Can we put a cap on this playoff series so the Washington Capitals​ can just win the dang Stanley Cup?

#MANAGINGEDITOR   KATHRYN LYONS Managing Editor for FamousDC Weather: We’re assuming you called out sick today because the weather is phenomdotcom. Your afternoon will be filled with sunshine, 80 degree weather and lots of reasons to hit up a rooftop happy hour – if you’re not there already. If DC’s pool …

S-3 Public Affairs took over Stanton & Greene last night to welcome its newest additions: Alyson Chwatek, Kate Dickens, Stephanie Genco, Arjun Mody, Shawn Pasternak, and Todd Wooten. The newest team members received nothing short of a warm welcome as Members of Congress, Hill staffers, members of the media, politicos …