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ANC Notes, Dec. 2022: Hotel Construction on M St., Transformer Statues, New Commissioners
December 5, 2022•
For their final meeting for the year, ANC 2E met virtually on Tuesday evening, Nov. 29 with Chair Rick Murphy (2E03) in a thankful, gracious mood chairing his final ANC […]
ANC 2E Notes, Nov. 1, 2022
November 7, 2022•
Falling on the day after Halloween, this month’s ANC2e meeting had lower public attendance than usual (only 14 at the outset). “Not a huge crowd, but not a huge agenda […]
ANC 2E Highlights: Smoke Shop Raid; Starr Restaurant Due Late 2023
May 11, 2022•
The Georgetown-Burleith Advisory Neighborhood Commission — ANC 2E — held its monthly meeting remotely on Monday, May 2. The following are selected highlights. Police Update Metropolitan Police Department representative, Sgt. […]
Fund Set Up for Tarek Boothe, Killed Jan. 31 on M St.
February 3, 2022•
The young man fatally shot the evening of Jan. 31 near the corner of 33rd and M Streets NW has been identified as Tarek Boothe, who was from Alexandria and […]
ANC 2E January Report
January 18, 2022•
Second District Public Safety Update MPD Captain Steve Andelman of the second district joined the virtual meeting (held Jan. 6) to give an update on crime in the Georgetown area since his last appearance in early December. Andelman said both […]
George’s Late Night Loophole Disrupting Neighborhood
November 3, 2021•
George’s King of Falafel and Cheesesteak restaurant at 1205 28th St. NW has been serving its Mideastern-style food to Georgetown for 40 years. The business was in the spotlight during […]
Proposed Bike Lanes, N Street One-Way Animate ANC Meeting
September 2, 2021•
Two informal proposals to install marked contra-traffic-flow bike lanes on busy residential Georgetown streets intersecting Wisconsin Avenue produced animated conversation during and after the Aug. 30 meeting of the Georgetown/Burleith […]
Le Diplomate’s Stephen Starr Wants to Bring His Food Magic to Former Dean & Deluca Spot
June 3, 2021•
It looks like a star — oh, make that Starr — restaurant will be coming to Georgetown, and it’s kind of a big deal. Stephen Starr, the restaurateur behind the […]
3 ‘Must-Follow’ Issues at March ANC Meeting
March 8, 2021•
The March 1 meeting of ANC 2E was both long and newsworthy, tapping into hot issues that The Georgetowner intends to cover in the coming weeks and months.
Fatal Shooting on Thomas Jefferson St.
February 18, 2021•
The shooting, reportedly drug-related, took place around 3:15 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 18, in a residence on the 1000 block of Thomas Jefferson St. NW.