THIS WEEKEND: LET MUSIC GET YOU INTO THE HOLIDAY SPIRIT

National Symphony Orchestra Pops!

December 9th & 10th 

I’m going to start this posts by saying that tickets are very, very limited!!  There are only three chances to see the NSO with Broadway stars Laura Osnes (Grease) and Santino Fontana (Disney’s Frozen). This a family friendly event and a great way to get into the holiday spirit. Let’s face it, holiday shopping can some times take us out of the holiday spirit where music can put us back in, and Amazon Prime. THIS WEEKEND: LET MUSIC GET YOU INTO THE HOLIDAY SPIRIT

HAS IT GOTTEN MORE OR LESS LIKELY THAT DC WILL GET A NEW FOOTBALL STADIUM?

redskin-stadium-washington-big-usa_dezeen_1568_5-new-936x669Daniel Snyder and the City Council have been dancing around the question of a new billion-dollar stadium for DC’s NFL team for years.  But as with so many other questions, the new incoming presidential administration could completely  redefine the debate.

Trump has touted a plan to spend up to a trillion dollars on a job-creating infrastructure plan, mostly through tax exemptions.  Since this program won’t actually hand out cash, but instead will allow for things like tax-free construction, all those billions will only be available to entities that actually pay taxes in the first place – i.e. private companies.  So the “infrastructure plan” won’t actually give any money to public utilities like roads or schools. HAS IT GOTTEN MORE OR LESS LIKELY THAT DC WILL GET A NEW FOOTBALL STADIUM?