Springtime in Washington (March 2013)

Members find respite, results on hiking trails

Our nation’s capital might have a reputation for being a serious, button-down kind of place where men and women in dark suits pave the marble corridors of power — but looks can be deceiving. 

With spring here, your garden awaits

As the cherry blossom buds begin to show, they are a good reminder that it’s time to start preparing your home and garden for spring.

Congressional softball season returns

Beginning in April, staffers from both houses of Congress will switch out their work clothes for cleats and carry forward a 43-year-old tradition of playing softball on the National Mall.