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Volume 44, Number 41
Welcoming the new first family.
Photograph by Kwaku Alston/Corbis Outline.
2008 Washingtonians of the Year
People who give their time and talent to make this a better place for all. By Leslie Milk and Ellen Ryan.
Top House Sales
The best—and worst—real-estate deals of 2008.
160 of the area’s best financial planners, wealth managers, accountants, and estate attorneys. By Deborah Knuckey.
Inauguration Visitors Guide What not to miss while you’re here.
Where & When Tommy Tune at Strathmore . . . Don Quixote at the KenCen . . . French paintings at Dumbarton Oaks . . . West Side Story at the National.
Looking Back Ushering in Camelot—through the snow.
Who Was the Best Number 9? Picking Washington’s 101 greatest pro athletes—one for each uniform number from 00 to 99.
Great Finds First-lady style.
The Sale Some women wouldn’t dream of missing it.
Readers’ Favorite Restaurants For the 28th year, we asked readers to pick their favorite places to eat. There are plenty of surprises.
Here’s to you, Mr. President Champagnes to toast with.
Benefits Good times for good causes.
Big Names, Big Losses Some of the area’s richest have lost a lot.
No Longer Quiet Revelations from the author of Reading Lolita in Tehran.
Home Sweet Home LA doesn’t compare to the author’s beloved hometown.
Visions of Obama by Washington Artists
Schoolkids Draw the Darnedest Things
Magic Moments: The Campaign in Photos
Secrets of the White House
What Washington Can Learn From Chicago
20 People Who Matter