Cicadas on a skewer

Cookin’ with Cicadas

If You Can’t Beat ‘Em, Eat ‘Em! Remember that creepy feeling when you feel something land on the back of your neck? About a decade ago, millions of cicadas swarmed the DMV terrifying some people, pestering others and soiling at least a few pairs of shoes as they crunched
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ABC's Barbara Walters will retire in May 2014 after 50 years. (ABC News)

Calling It Quits

ABC’s Barbara Walters to Retire in 2014 ABC news veteran Barbara Walters is retiring next summer. The 83-year-old Walters, who was the first woman to co-anchor a nightly network newscast in 1976, will announce her retirement from TV journalism Monday on The View. Until
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El Centro's guacamole festival includes (l to r) the Pacifico, the Norteno, the Yucatan and the Sur varieties. (Mark Heckathorn/DC on Heels)

Holy Guacamole!

El Centro Hosts Guacamole Festival El Centro D.F. is holding its second annual guacamole festival now though June 30 with five special varieties on the menu only for two months. Richard Sandoval’s taqueria and tequileria located at 1819 14th St. NW is featuring guacs from five
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