Hot yoga is a hot topic in DC

Between yoga happy hours and hybrids of yoga and kickboxing, yoga as a form of exercise has gained traction in the DC metropolitan area. The thriving yoga scene of the city continues to attract more adventuresome yogis to hot or heated yoga studios. By practicing this form of movement and meditation in high temperatures, people…

Confidence powers D.C.’s bid for the 2024 Olympic Games

WASHINGTON – The nation’s capital hosts its fair share of big events each year, but the Olympic Games have somehow eluded the city during their illustrious 117-year history. With the next major Olympic selection cycle looming in 2014, it appears D.C. is gearing up for arguably its biggest bid ever. “No other American city has…

Kitty O’Shea’s: The American pub that feels like home

“Americans play baseball, and American football and basketball. I always thought they didn’t care about soccer,” said Nicaraguan college student Stefan Platteau. However, in Tenleytown on a sunny September afternoon, just before a Champion’s League match between Spanish superclub Real Madrid and Turkish side Galatasaray, this assumption couldn’t be further from the truth. The neighborhood…