No Known Inauguration-Related Threats Yet in Georgetown

January 18, 2021

As of Friday, plans were that policing in Georgetown during the days before the Jan. 20 inauguration would be at the usual level with some increased visibility.

The Life of Georgetown From 1620 to 2020, Part 3

December 31, 2020

As the nation has expanded and transformed, Georgetown has adapted to hardships and flourished. And in many fascinating ways, the city’s earlier experiences have paralleled our own.

Key Bridge Jumper Rescued by Private Boater

August 12, 2020

An adult male jumped off the east side of Key Bridge around 8:30 p.m., Monday, August 10. He was rescued by a private boater on the Potomac River and brought to […]

Business Ins & Outs: New Key Bridge Marriott Residences, The Obamas, Miramar Restaurant, More

December 4, 2019

PLANS FOR NEW KEY BRIDGE MARRIOTT, RESIDENCES The Arlington County Site Plan Review Committee has begun to review the site plan application for the redevelopment of the Key Bridge Marriott […]

ANC Monday: 5G, Hyde, Bus Shelter, Washington Gas

April 27, 2019

The Georgetown-Burleith-Hillandale Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC 2E) will hold its May meeting on Monday, April 29, at 6:30 p.m. at Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School, 35th Street and Volta Place NW, […]

Gateway Designs to Be Shared April 19

April 9, 2018

The design work for the Georgetown gateways project was awarded by the Business Improvement District to architectural firm Beyer Blinder Belle last February after a competitive bidding process.

Concerns, Lack of Funds Stymie Key Bridge Lights

April 4, 2018

At a March 29 public meeting at the Georgetown Public Library on the proposed decorative lighting of Key Bridge, the first such meeting since September, it was clear that a […]

ANC to Meet Jan. 3: Key Bridge Lighting, Montrose Park Tennis Courts

December 28, 2017

The Georgetown-Burleith-Hillandale Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC 2E) will hold its January meeting, Wednesday, Jan. 3, 6:30 p.m. at Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School, 35th Street and Volta Place NW, in the […]

In Defense of the National Anthem and Francis Scott Key

September 14, 2017

Vandals desecrated the Francis Scott Key Monument in Baltimore and displayed their own misreading of history.

2 Dead From Jumping in Potomac River Near Key Bridge

August 28, 2017

Two adult males went into the river from the Aqueduct Bridge ruins on Sunday evening. One did not make it out alive; the other died at the hospital.