We rounded up some presents that’ll both make recipients smile and help out those in need. Other do-gooder news: Most of these gifts come from Washington-area organizations.
Got energy, lots of interests and a yen to try new things? You live in the right place
In this city of joiners, there’s a group for nearly every interest, hobby or affiliation. Can you guess which of the following are real and which ones we made up?
Almost every renter has a horror story about a noisy neighbor, whether it’s a foot stomper in the apartment above or a barking dog next door. If your space isn’t as soundproof as you’d like, there are things you can do to deal with noisy neighbors — or to prevent yourself from becoming the noisy neighbor.
The year-end glut of movies happens because everyone wants their film to be fresh in the minds of critics as they make up their top 10 lists and submit their awards votes. I love this time of year; it’s very nearly a can’t-miss season. That said, it can be a little tiring — and, I’m sure, tiresome for the 99.999999 percent of the population who are not paid to go to movies as part of their regular workday.