Musician Jason Mendelson, as part of a project to record songs about neighborhoods around Metro stations, has recorded odes to Tenleytown and Friendship Heights. And it turns out he’s not the only one. Prominent acts – from post-punk revival to hip-hop – also give a musical nod to our fair town.
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They say a picture is worth a thousand words, so we’ll let these photos tell the story of today’s snow day in Tenleytown. Have your own photos from around the neighborhood? Send them to firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll add them to the blog. Here’s how things looked at 1:00 a.m. this morning: By the end of it, nearly 10 inches ofRead more
Don’t be surprised if you see an abominable snowman around town. The Tenley Yeti has made his annual sojourn to the neighborhood in honor of the 2013 Tenley WinterFest. Begun as a Janney Elementary School craft fair nine years ago to raise funds for the school, Tenley WinterFest has become a neighborhood wide festival, bringing together local schools, merchants andRead more
Since completion of a state of the art renovation in 2009, the Wilson Aquatic Center has been a local destination for fitness, serious swimming and family fun. The children’s pool is a particular favorite with its sloped entry and sprayers, and provides an area for recreational swimmers separate from the lap lanes of the 50 meter pool. Wilson Aquatic Center mayRead more