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Volume 44, Number 11
The fire broke out without warning, deadly smoke filled the house, and three sleeping kids were trapped upstairs. Here’s the extraordinary story of their rescue and remarkable recovery.
Cover by Design Army; photograph of Lieutenant Curtis Warfield Jr., master firefighter John Klavon, and Captain Kimonti Oglesby by Cade Martin.
Robert Allbritton learned about money at his father’s knee, and now he’s the boss of eight TV stations and a hot new DC newspaper. By Harry Jaffe.
A throwback to the Redskins’ glory days, he married a cheerleader and is an Internet sensation who posts his private life—even his private parts—online. By Drew Lindsay.
Dentists don’t really mind if you talk while you’re in the chair—except if you talk about money. Here’s an insider’s guide to dental care. By Brooke Lea Foster. Plus—the area’s top dentists and specialists. By Sherri Dalphonse.
How interior designers achieve expensive looks for lower prices, the scoop on designer consultations, designers’ favorite paint colors, where they shop for bargains on home furnishings, how to get free design help, and more. By Denise Kersten Wills.
Where & When Blasts from the past at Wolf Trap . . . Free Shakespeare at Harman . . . Starlit movies at Strathmore . . . Tennis classic in Rock Creek Park.
Michael Jackson Slept Here At a hard time in his life, the King of Pop was looking for a safe haven—and wound up at our house.
Best of Rockville It’s bustling with terrific new restaurants and shops. Here’s a guide to where to go.
Great Finds Seven handbags that work in a clutch.
Where to Enjoy Crabs How to eat them, where to get them, and what to serve with the Chesapeake treasures.