Gridlock at dusk on M Street in Georgetown. (B. O'Leary/Post)

The one thing money can’t always buy: parking in D.C.

In historic neighborhoods, homeowners struggle with too many cars and too few spaces.



The proof is in: Twitter can be a journalist’s worst enemy

Social media makes it easy for reporters to unburden themselves of their deepest thoughts and opinions.


WASHINGTON, DC -- JUNE 17: Jim and Doreen prepare to return to the live broadcast after a commercial break. Doreen Gentzler and Jim Vance have been at NBC4.They've been continuously anchoring the 6 pm and 11 pm broadcasts since 1989.…. (photo by Andre Chung for The Washington Post) FOR MAGAZINE

Washington’s anchors

Jim Vance and Doreen Gentzler have co-anchored for 25 years. They’re still leading the pack.


WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 23, 2014: Blueberry Cake Squares  (Photo by Deb Lindsey for The Washington Post).

Treats: Light and bright cake squares

A new baking series from Lisa Yockelson promises to expand your recipe repertoire.


Man running in a gym on a treadmill concept for exercising, fitness and healthy lifestyle

A beginner’s journey to the gym

Start slow, and try to find a program you can adhere to on a consistent basis.

Weddings & Romance

Eleena and Daniel

Date Lab: They asked the D.C. questions, and the fun followed

Despite disagreeing on the merits of Louis C.K., this couple found much in common.


HANDOUT ART: Mystery Math Museum by Artgig, ages, $2.99, ages 7-13 (iPhone and iPad) There's a ghost that you follow and you are a drangon fly and well it all makes sense if you just play the game. Solve the equations to go from room to room to capture your fellow winged friends.

Beat the heat and exercise your brain with these apps

Solving math mysteries and setting up a virtual pizza parlor are two ways to keep busy while keeping cool.


Carolyn Hax: In a rush to reclaim a relationship

A woman who lost her boyfriend over her “inappropriate” behavior with other guys has more mending to do.

Reliable Source

A soundtrack for celebrities behaving badly at the White House

Basically what we think Snoop Dogg was listening to before he allegedly smoked marijuana in a White House bathroom.


SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - APRIL 24: My father, George Kim, stands in front of Gyeongbokgung Palace in Seoul, South Korea, April 24, 2014. (Theodore Kim/The Washington Post)

A son’s first visit to Korea, his parents’ homeland

Visiting Mom and Dad in their native South Korea, the writer discovers that Dad is actually quite the guide.

Travel coverage

Home & Garden

Beds ready for planting on an organic farm.

The organic-vs.-chemical can of worms

Barbara Damrosch’s case for organic food and a level playing field.


Model Andreja Pejic comes out as trans

Androgynous model Andreja Pejic used to be known as Andrej Pejic. She came out as trans Thursday night.


HANDOUT IMAGE: Dusty is back in Disneytoon Studios’ all new high-flying adventure “Planes: Fire & Rescue,” landing in theaters on July 18, 2014. Copyright 2013 Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Family Filmgoer reviews ‘Lucy’ and more

Movie reviews with kids in mind: This week, the new Scarlett Johansson thriller and Woody Allen’s latest.