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From Our Mothers, To Our Mothers

March is Women’s History Month and the women of News4 paid tribute to some of the most important ladies in their lives. In a News4 Special “From Our Mothers, To Our Mothers” we share some of the best memories and life lessons we got from mom. The response so far has been overwhelming. Thanks to all who watched, cried and laughed with all of us. Please enjoy the show below with hilarious and heart warming moments from me, Doreen, Wendy, Veronica, Barbara, Eun and Pat.


Wedding Week at NBC4!

This is one of my favorite times of the year! Barbara Harrison hosts Wedding Week on News4 Midday. This year Carine’s Bridal Atelier Celebrates it’s Six Year Anniversary with Six Days of Giveaways. CBA has partnered with some of their favorite businesses around town to offer seven exciting prizes (one for good luck!) fit for fans who enjoy a touch of luxury or brides-to-be getting ready for an upcoming wedding.
To win, participants much log-in daily to CBA’s social media pages including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Pinterest to get the daily requirements then recruit friends to like their entries. A winner will be chosen daily based.

The contest also coincides with NBCWashington’s Wedding Week. All this week (Monday-Friday) catch Carine’s Bridal Atelier owner Carine Krawiec featured on NBC’s mid-day show with Barbara Harrison talking about wedding trends to expect for 2013. Watch daily at 11 a.m.

Monday- Fluffy Thoughts treats
One lucky winner will win a an order of a delicious treats from CBA’s favorite bakery partner, Fluffy Thoughts. The lucky fan will receive their choice of lemon bars, cupcakes, blondies, brownies, cupcakes, or cake pops.

Tuesday- Michael Andrew Bespoke custom shirt & Urban Chic gift package
Tuesday will yield two special prizes, one for the girls and one for the boys. From our friends at Urban Chic boutique one lucky gal will win a Gorjana heart necklace and one each of baby blue and white Hanky Pankys. And if that wasn’t enough, the winner will also receive a shopping party at the store with bubbly and treats and a discount. This would be perfect for pre-bachelorette party or just a girls night out!
For the boys, the newest custom tailor in town, Michael Andrew Bespoke, will award one stud a custom made shirt. Whether you want to impress for your office holiday party, New Year’s Eve or have an upcoming rehearsal dinner, this custom shirt is sure to turn heads.

Wednesday- Eveningwear Gown from Carine’s Bridal Atelier
On Wednesday one fan will win a $600 voucher toward an eveningwear gown from CBA. Th shop carries an impressive collection of eveningwear designers including Badgley Mischka, David Meister, Nicole Miller, Carolina Herrera Classics and more and this prize would be perfect for a engagement party, rehearsal dinner for a bride or for a holiday party, and don’t forget those Inauguration parties are just around the corner!

Thursday- Keswick Hall Hotel Two-Night Stay
On Thursday, a winner will be treated to two nights of luxury at the Keswick Hall Hotel in Keswick, VA. Just a short drive from Washington, D.C., the Keswick Hall Hotel makes for a stunning wedding venue or just a relaxing getaway.

Friday- 10022-SHOE at Saks Chevy Chase shoe and party package
This one is for the shoe lover! Saks Chevy Chase will unveil the new 10022-SHOE , the area’s newest and most well heeled zip code, on the 28th of this month . In anticipation for the salon opening, one stylish winner will be gifted a pair of shoes valued up to $500. In addition the winner will get all dolled up with a cosmetic makeover party at the new Dior boutique which opens at Saks next month. The lucky gal can strap on her new shoes and grab her friends for an evening of champagne and sweets in the new Dior boutique while a team of artists teaches the group the latest in application, trends. What more could you want for a fun girl’s night out or a perfect option for a bride’s pre-bachelorette party.

Saturday- Blowdry from Drybar
Just in time for holiday season, Saturday’s winner will receive blow dry from the newest salon in town, Drybar. Known for their simple concept No cuts. No color. Just Blowouts, Drybar offers a fun menu of blowdry options a drink name inspired menu. The winner will get to choose from the Straight Up, the Manhattan, the Cosmo, the Mai Tai, the Cosmo-Tai, the Southern Comfort, the Hot Toddy or the Up-Tini for party or date ready hair.

Halloween festivities before Frankenstorm

This year Halloween festivities happened early. With Sandy on the way.. there’s no choice. The so-called Frankenstorm is sure to put a damper on holiday plans. I know we’ll be trading in our costumes for rain gear in the coming days. Be safe everyone!

Peter brings the beef to the party Z Burger!

Guess what they are?!?!?!?

Bob Ryan is Frankenstorm!

Prom Queen circa 1981!

Fake drink.. fake smoke.. but looking like real MAD MEN!


Gal pals… Barbara and Andrea

Kate and Elizabeth stop by

the replacements!

Georgetown Cupcakes!

 

 

 

NBC Washington Holiday Party

The mighty Peacock shined bright on Bethesda Row as the NBC Washington family celebrated the holidays. There was plenty of good eats and even better dancing. Seemed like almost everyone found some time to pop by including some of Washington’s most recognizable faces… Jim Vance, Doreen Gentzler and Chuck Todd. This year’s party was held once again at Redwood Restaurant.


 

OCCUPY NBC, Banana Man, Salahi… NBC4 loves Halloween

The News4 Today Team is OCCUPY NBC! #ONBC

Unhappy Campers Joe Krebs and Eun Yang

Ashley and Brian take one for the team

Someone had to lay down the law. Oh and that’s Josh the happiest protester you’ll ever meet.

Chuck Bell is Miss Taco Belle.. with Veronica Johnson a weather map

In the consumer unit.. Liz Crenshaw and her Angry Birds

EXCLUSIVE: Michelle Obama shopping at NBC

GM Jackie Bradford and Lateisha take on the Legend of the Banana Man

and then there was more Pat… and more Pat.. and more Pat

News Director Camille IS Cleopatra

 

Barbara Harrison is Kate Middleton pre-wedding (She MADE that gorgeous fascinator!)

Diana Nyad is so determined… she works her day job in her wetsuit.

Michaele takes a break from being on tour with her new boyfriend Neal Schon from Journey. Matt Glassman plays himself… as seen as an Extra (local news producer)  in the DC Housewives franchise.

Michelle is our colleague Zach Kiesch! Don’t know Zach… see here

Michaele and her old flame Tareq… no hard feelings?

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