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2011 National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

 

The National Park Service and the National Park Foundation announce today the annual National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony will be held on Thursday, December 1, 2011, at 5:00 p.m. (EST), on the Ellipse in Washington, D.C.   Tickets for the event will be awarded via an online lottery system, providing the general public a chance to obtain free tickets to the ceremony.  

 

Taste of DC - October 8, 9, & 10

Taste of DC - October 8, 9, & 10

 

FOODIE-ISMS OFFICIAL Q & A: STEUART MARTENS, TASTE OF DC

1) What was the impetus behind bringing back the Taste of DC? Was it for the food? For the business venture? For the social aspect?

Looking For Employment? Visit This D.C. Area Job Fair

Looking For Employment? Visit This D.C. Area Job Fair

 

National Career Fairs is holding a job fair in Washington DC on Tuesday, October 4 at Holiday Inn Rosslyn, 1900 North Fort Myer Drive.  The event will run from 11:00am to 2:00pm. 

 

 

Get Ready For These Fashion For Paws Events!

Get Ready For These Fashion For Paws Events!

This notice comes to us from Tara de Nicolas:

First, October 13th from 5-8pm is the Shops at Wisconsin Place Passport to Style event that F4P is a beneficiary of! To purchase your $20 ticket (F4P will receive all $20 from your ticket purchase) please visit: http://www.shopwisconsinplace.com/passport/index.php

Taste of DC is Back, Bigger and Better Than Ever!

Taste of DC is Back, Bigger and Better Than Ever!

 

Taste of DC is Back, Bigger and Better Than Ever!

The Area’s Largest and Most Anticipated Food, Wine, Beer and

Music Festival Returns to Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, October 8-10

 

Three Day Columbus Day Weekend Event will showcase over 60 of DC’s finest eateries, top craft beer brewers and wine makers, live entertainment and more, for the entire family

7-Eleven Celebrates National Coffee Day With CofFREE Day Thursday September 29th

7-Eleven Celebrates National Coffee Day With CofFREE Day Thursday September 29th

According to 7-Eleven stores, as the U.S. marks National Coffee Day, Thursday, Sept. 29th, participating 7-Eleven stores will offer CofFREE Day, its own caffeinated version of a celebration.  A recent study found that 75% of coffee drinkers enjoy a cup of coffee as part of their daily routine, but on Sept. 29th between 7 and 11 a.m. everyone can make a morning stop at participating 7-Eleven stores to receive a free medium-size cup of hot coffee… or cappuccino or latte, while supplies last. 

CofFREE Day is a fresh-brewed “thank-you” to 7-Eleven customers for their year-round patronage and support. 
 

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Housing Officials Urge Residents To Seek Free Home Foreclosure Counseling

 Housing Officials Urge Residents To Seek Free Home Foreclosure Counseling

 

County Executive Isiah Leggett will join Department of Housing and Community Affairs Director Richard Nelson to urge residents to seek home foreclosure counseling at a free foreclosure prevention event on Saturday, October 1.  Leggett will also urge homeowners to protect themselves against predatory foreclosure counseling scams.