Max Moran, 17, who attends the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts, performs as part of a jazz trio Tuesday for the Congressional Arts Caucus. The trio was in Washington, D.C., to perform today for the United States Conference of Mayors convention, which is being held today through Friday at the Capital Hilton. The trio’s school will be presented with the 2006 National Award for Excellence in Arts Programs for Youth.
Visitors get their first look at the American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial, which opened to the public on Monday, Oct. 6, 2014. The new memorial is located off Independence Ave. SW between the Rayburn House Office Building and HHS. Buy photo here.