Oct. 6: Screening of “Save Lundy — Story of an American Girl” at Busboys and Poets

Lundy Khoy

Public Service Announcement asking for everyone’s support for my friend Lundy and her quest to remain in the ounly country she’s ever lived in. Hello Family and Friends, On behalf of my wonderful sis, we are personally inviting you to attend Lundy’s film screening at BusBoys and Poets on October 3rd (6:00 pm to 8:00 pm). We did post More...

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Atlas on H Street NE, Washington, DC
By David Gaines On Saturday, July 7th, 2012

July 2012: Summer Film Series at the Atlas on H Street

H Street Great Street has announced the Summer Film Series at the Atlas (1333 H St) which resumes tonight. The Atlas will present three film series this July. Gay 101, Kung Fu Fridays and a Family Series featuring More...

By David Gaines On Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

June 14: ArtLifeStyle S.O.U.L. Purple Carpet Event Series with Special Guests

If you have anything planned for Thursday evening — cancel it. My homegirl Maria Fenton is having a kick-off event for her organization, ArtLifestyle, at The Enterprise at 2917 Georgia Avenue NW. Special More...

By David Gaines On Sunday, June 10th, 2012

Support My Homegirl Tami of TamiCakes Who Will Be Competing on Food Network’s Cupcake Wars

Years ago I met Tami Sawyer, but little did I know I was meeting a chef. Not a self-proclaimed chef like me who needs a cookbook to whip up a meal, but one who not only has her own bakery but one who’ll be More...

By David Gaines On Thursday, April 28th, 2011

Last Chance: Free Boot Camp Part II

Last Saturday was wet, cold and breezy, so many of you didn’t make it out to my homegirl Marita’s boot camp. We made it, but Najwa and I just watched as Marita put the smackdown on them. Nduku, and More...

By David Gaines On Tuesday, January 25th, 2011

Catch Mary-eL Performing Live This Friday

As we all wait for the Super Bowl and its mediocre halftime show [Black Eyed Peas? Seriously?], there’s another show going on this weekend with a much better concert. This one, though, is for those who can More...

By David Gaines On Wednesday, December 29th, 2010

YahZarah Brings in 2011 with Prince Tribute

It had been years since the last Prince concert, and the one we went to a few weeks ago made me realize how much I had forgotten why he’s still commanding up to $750 a ticket after 30+ years! It was Nduku’s More...

By David Gaines On Saturday, July 10th, 2010

Butterfly Pavillion FREE on Tuesdays

As the weather gives a preview to what spring feels like, what better than to get into the spring fever by surrounding yourself with hundreds of exotic butterflies!? And since the recession is still beating some More...

By David Gaines On Tuesday, March 9th, 2010

Watch GasLand at Carnegie Inst. for Science

GASLAND (USA, 2010, 107 min.) “The rare example of cinema art that is also an organizing tool, the pic has a level of research, gutsiness and energy that should generate sensational response everywhere it More...

By David Gaines On Tuesday, March 9th, 2010

Environmental Film Festival March 16-28

The 2010 Festival explores the vital connections between food and the environment. What we eat is essential to our health and well being; how food is produced and transported to our tables affects the condition More...