Women who inspire

They are trailblazers, leaders, doers and achievers. They’ve worked hard to get to where they are, and they aren’t stopping. Here are eight local women who are accomplished, fierce—and inspiring.

Family ties

A Silver Spring couple held an intimate ceremony at Washington National Cathedral, where the bride’s parents had wed 40 years earlier

Staying strong

The pandemic threatened to put these Asian restaurant owners out of business, and racism continues to test their resilience

Wild things

Animal prints are migrating from the fashion runway to interior design. Get the look with these bold home goods.

Group effort

For 90 days, a bunch of men from Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Kensington gave up alcohol and sweets, took cold showers and committed to praying for an hour each day. It wasn’t easy, but the impact on their health and spirituality made the journey worth it.