Dan Zak

ReporterWashington, D.C.


In Clarendon, the growing popularity of bar crawls, and the drunken revelry they bring, prompts soul searching.

  • May 8, 2014

The Internet is a human right, according to many, but it’s still not available everywhere.

  • Apr 29, 2014

A Navy veteran carries an American flag to show his support as two dozen peace walkers demonstrate.

  • Apr 21, 2014

In Jamestown, historical interpreters and Pamunkey Indians bring a famous wedding day to life.

  • Apr 7, 2014

D.C. design and fabrication studio shipped it in two parts and bonded it back together.

  • Mar 27, 2014

At Nova Labs in Reston, visionary techies work tirelessly with an eye toward delivery, aerial photography.

  • Mar 24, 2014

Beefcake the Mighty and other fans of “vaping” gather at a convention in Dulles.

  • Mar 23, 2014

Trader Joe’s opened Friday near 14th and U. Here’s a flowchart to help ease the decision-making process in this whirlwind era of privileged grocery goodness.

  • Mar 22, 2014

The former child star, resurrected by a beloved TV series, steps behind the camera for his second act.

  • Mar 15, 2014

For 21 months, a giant fiberglass Buddha sat untouched at a shuttered club. Now it must be auctioned off.

  • Mar 13, 2014
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Dan Zak is a feature writer and general assignment reporter based in the Style section. He has reported from a bathroom of the Vanity Fair Oscar party, a Hurricane Hunter over the Gulf of Mexico, an MRAP in Iraq's Anbar province, the East Room of the White House, and the gymnasium of the Alexandria jail. He joined the Post in 2005, after stints as an editorial assistant at Entertainment Weekly and a city-desk reporter and obituary writer at The Buffalo News. He was born and raised in Buffalo, N.Y.


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