Tagged: Adams Morgan

Jazz Festival (S Pakhrin via Flickr)

DC Jazz Festival Takes the Stage This Week

And they say pigs don’t fly. The DC Jazz Festival, an annual arts highlight in the city, has gone and done it. Organizers have finally changed the verbiage on the festival homepage, or at least scrapped the old part they...

Watching football

Are You Ready for the Super Bowl?

Oh it’s that time again, what our country has come to, the holiday where bunches of people get together to celebrate that most American of sports, football. I’m talking of course about the Super Bowl (and in such a prolix...

Crooked Beat Records in Adams Morgan

Keeping the Beat in Adams Morgan

I know my rock ’n’ roll and have written about it fairly extensively over the past 15 years. Yet the people at Crooked Beat Records in Adams Morgan would likely put me to shame, especially concerning newer bands and the...

The Smithsonian National Zoological Park

4 Great Reasons to Rent an Apartment in Adams Morgan

Adams Morgan in Northwest may be the artiest place in the city to rent an apartment. Yes, it’s a place inhabited by young people looking for alcohol, music, dancing and who knows what else on a nightly basis, with some...

Olivia Newton John

Balance Gym Gives the Northwest Renter a Good Workout

I have a female friend who blames Olivia Newton-John for the current obsession some have for fitness. She thinks that the lightweight pop of “Physical” in 1981 was the catalyst for those who longed to hear their bodies talk. Well,...