January-February 2010

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A Place of Peace

Nearly a dozen years after her daughter's murder, death penalty abolitionist Vicki Schieber arrives at tranquility-but not rest.

A Place of Peace

Nearly a dozen years after her daughter's murder, death penalty abolitionist Vicki Schieber arrives at tranquility-but not rest.

Fear the Turtle

His critics view the county executive as a man in slo-mo, but maybe Ike Leggett is just the proverbial tortoise-slowly but surely winning the race.

The Silent Savior

Abbie Endicott knew something had derailed her father's career in France. What she didn't know was that his actions saved thousands of lives.

The Mother of All Weddings

For event planners, a family nuptial can be an exercise in drama-and high anxiety.

Is it Pho Real?

Our intrepid reviewer searches for the Vietnamese soup with the right stuff.

Baby, it’s Cold Outside

Several area inns offer just the ticket-rooms with the crackling warmth of a real wood-burning fireplace.

The Sea of Forgetfulness

A Bethesda woman is cast adrift in unfamiliar waters as she struggles to care for a husband with Alzheimer's.

The Reincarnation of National Park Seminary

After decades of neglect, the onetime school for wealthy young women has been reborn.

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