George’s Neighbors Rage and Praise 

November 8, 2021

The fate of a Georgetown neighborhood popular restaurant’s unique late-night hours – until 3 a.m. on weekdays and 4 a.m. on weekends – continued to be the subject of investigation, rage and […]

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 […]

Shots Fired: Off-duty Cop Stops Carjacking on 28th St.

October 20, 2021

Updated 5 p.m., Oct. 20: See additional information at the end of the story. An off-duty Metropolitan Police Department officer intervened in a robbery on the 1200 block of 28th […]

Crime Report: 28th St. Mugging; G.U. Assault

October 12, 2021

From the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD), here are the latest crime and police reports in or near Georgetown. Oct. 11 – Burglary: In the 1700 block of M Street NW. […]

Mapping Georgetown: Remembering a Local Legend


Sometimes we cross paths with local legends and don’t even know it. At others, we appreciate these heroes as we cross their paths – especially when they brighten our day […]

Police Host Coffee Chat and K-9 Storybook Time

October 7, 2021

  More than a dozen small children and their parents gathered around Officer A. Rodriguez, a 26-year veteran Metropolitan Police Officer, in Rose Park Wednesday afternoon and listened to her […]

Crime Report: October 4, 2021

October 4, 2021

From the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD), here are the latest crime and police reports in or near Georgetown. Oct. 3 – Sexual Assault: A student recently reported the assault that […]

Volta Park Festival Celebrates Fall, Friends and Fun


Much was the same for the big return this year, but there were also a number of precautions put in place due to the pandemic to ensure a safe and […]

Crime Report: September 27, 2021

September 27, 2021

From the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD), here are the latest crime and police reports in or near Georgetown. Sept. 27 – Armed Robbery Investigation: Underway for an incident that occurred […]

Citizens’ Welcome Back Picnic Delights the Kids and Parents

September 20, 2021

Rose Park at 26th and O streets on a late Sunday afternoon was filled with summer fun thanks to the Welcome Back Georgetown Picnic put on by the Citizens Association […]