David Montgomery was born in Brooklyn, grew up in suburban New York, graduated from Princeton University and the University of Michigan, and was a reporter at The Buffalo News before joining The Washington Post in 1993. He covered Prince George’s County, Maryland politics and life in the District, then became a feature writer in the Style section. He currently writes general features and profiles for the Sunday Magazine, Sunday Style and Sunday Arts, with a focus on the Latino community and Latino arts. He is married and has two daughters.
The Hispanic Heritage Foundation was to present awards Thursday evening at the Warner Theatre to leaders a range of fields, including actor Zoe Saldaña, musician Carlos Vives, former baseball star Bernie Williams, Puerto Rican Army veterans known as the “Borinqueneers” and the robotics team from Carl Hayden Community High School in Arizona.
Adult entry used to be $10, but under the new deal with the National Gallery and George Washington University, it’s free.
Thousands of Central American children recently made the journey to reach family in the Washington area.
Judge says proposal to partner with National Gallery, GWU offers solution to gallery’s financial crisis.