Drink, Smoke, Eat

 Article Danielle S. Tepper | Photography Jack Hartzman Photography  There aren’t many establishments that allow open smoking these days—unless that is their sole purpose, of course. At Civil Cigar Lounge in Washington, D.C., people come in because they know they can enjoy the experience of smoking a cigar in peace.  

Endurance. Strength. Power

 Article Danielle S. Tepper | Photography Jack Hartzman Photography  Truebody was created to specifically focus on personalized service with a community feel, offering more than 100 classes per week in yoga, cardio, strength, cycling and wellness, plus free fitness consultations. The most advanced and highest-quality equipment is used across eight beautiful studios, including an outdoor rooftop and a courtyard with…

Jack and David Hartzman

 Article Tyra Wilkes | Photography Courtesy of Jack Hartzman  Jack and David at the Easter sunrise service at the Lincoln Memorial in 2005. David first shot this event when he was 10 years old.  Jack and David worked together for Time Warner at President Donald Trump’s inauguration.

A Day in the Life of …

 Article Danielle S. Tepper | Photography Jack Hartzman Photography  When Jim McWhorter turned a used post office van into a burgeoning business in his early 20s, he couldn’t have predicted that a lifelong career in produce would someday bestow him the honor of Man of the Year—but the Potomac Chamber of Commerce gave him the 2018 title—plaque, parade and all.…

Dear Gents,

WE TOLD YOU YOUR TIME WOULD COME, DIDN’T WE, GUYS? Since the May issue was all about the ladies, we thought it was only fair the June issue of Potomac Lifestyle be dedicated to the gents of our community. While we will celebrate the dads in our lives on Father’s Day, June 17, you don’t … Continued

Hope & Progress Gala

Sibley Memorial Hospital Foundation’s 17th Celebration of Hope & Progress Gala was held on Saturday, March 10. The Gala benefits the services and programs of Sibley Memorial Hospital, a member of Johns Hopkins Medicine. It featured Catering by Design Cuisine and flowers by Edge Floral Events. PHOTOGRAPHY BY JACK HARTZMAN.

The Men Behind the Business

 Article Tyra Wilkes | Photography Jack Hartzman Photography  Moussa Moaadel  Real estate veteran Moussa Moaadel has been closing deals in the metropolitan area for more than 50 years. His drive and persistence have awarded him longevity in this business, selling luxury homes to prominent figures and pillars of the community. In between closing deals, Moussa spends his time with his…

June 2018 Around Town

The Wing, Womens co-working space in Georgetown is open The Wing, a network of co-working  and  community spaces  for  women, is  opening its  fourth  location— and  first  outside  of  New York City— at  1056  Thomas  Jefferson  NW  in  the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C. The  Wing  D.C.  will  offer  members  signature  amenities,  including  a  cafe  and  bar,  showers, lockers, meeting … Continued


Aix La Chapelle in Poolesville, Maryland, is a unique venue that offers several distinct areas—old dairy barn, bank barn and lawn—that can be used for ceremonies. Pastoral fields, 60 acres of orchards, two ponds and forested vistas are the natural backdrop that will frame your special event. Photography by Jack Hartzman Photography, WTAPhoto.com. Food/décor by … Continued