Father Kevin O’Brien blesses new crosses atop Healy Hall

As tourists flock to the District this summer to see the repaired Washington Monument after the 5.8 magnitude earthquake that rattled the east coast in 2011, the landmark is not the only part of the capital’s skyline that has been revamped… Read More


Washington Monument reopens after nearly three years of repairs

Yesterday afternoon marked the official reopening of the Washington Monument after it underwent a nearly three-year $15 million repair job. The nation’s favorite obelisk—which today still remains the world’s largest freestanding stone structure—had previously been closed since the… Read More