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Zoo Animals Get Into Halloween Spirit

The residents at the Smithsonian's National Zoo are getting into the Halloween spirit with their own jack-o-lanterns. »

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Why You May Spot Teal Pumpkins This Halloween

Halloween can be challenging for kids who have food allergies. However, the Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) has started a new campaign called the “Teal Pumpkin Project” which aims to make the... »

'Sharknado 3' Headed to D.C.

'Sharknado 3' Headed to D.C.

Syfy announced the third movie in its highly rated franchise about sharks getting sucked up into big storms and wreaking havoc on civilians will take place on the "Feast Coast," from Washington, D.C. to... »

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Three Film Festivals to Entertain This October

Three film festivals are bringing culture and perspectives from around the world to D.C. this October. »

N.J. Woman Wins $1M Potato Chip Flavor Contest

N.J. Woman Wins $1M Potato Chip Flavor Contest

America has rejected the idea of cappuccino-flavored Lay's potato chips. Frito-Lay says Wasabi Ginger won its contest that gives people a chance to create a new flavor, beating out the coffee-flavored chips and... »

Your D.C.-Area Fall Festival Roundup

Your D.C.-Area Fall Festival Roundup

See our picks for the best fall fun. »

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Homemade Pumpkin and Apple Recipes

Parenting and lifestyle expert Simone Jones Tyner and her daughter Journey share their favorite homemade pumpkin and apple recipes. »

Quiz: How Pumpkin Savvy Are You?

Quiz: How Pumpkin Savvy Are You?

How much do you know about pumpkins? »

Kennedy Center Adds Comedy Series With $5M Gift

Kennedy Center Adds Comedy Series With $5M Gift

Standup comedy will now have a home at the Kennedy Center more than once a year as the arts center plans to make laughter a more permanent part of its repertoire. »

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Best Spots to Watch the Marathon -- and Where to Eat After

The Washington Post's Lavanya Ramanathan shares how to find the best spot to watch the Marine Corps Marathon and where to eat after the race. She previews the Kids Euro Festival and the annual Dupont High... »

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