Life at the Climax of a Decade

December 18, 2019

The almost light speed by which we receive the news of events and change is one of the key themes of the decade soon to come to an end.

Walking the Red Carpet at Correspondents’ Dinner (photos)

April 29, 2019

The guest list to this year’s White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner on Saturday, April 27, at the Washington Hilton was certainly paired down from years past. Chief among the missing […]

Overheard at Lunch: D.C. Gossip Girl

September 13, 2017

Proposal Eyewitness Gets Plaque at Martin’s It was spring of 1953. Marion “Joe” Smoak was nursing a martini at Martin’s Tavern on Wisconsin Avenue in Georgetown and history hit him […]

Downtowner DC

August 23, 2017

Capital One Arena Replaces Verizon Center The Verizon Center, a sports and entertainment arena originally known as the MCI Center, became the Capital One Arena on Aug. 9. Monumental Sports […]

We Strongly Support a Georgetown Main Street Program

August 9, 2017

Georgetown is rich in history that dates back hundreds of years. From its earliest roots as a trading post and then a thriving port, Georgetown is internationally famous, not only […]

D.C. Trees Damaged by Gas Leaks


Thousands of gas leaks discovered in 2011 are responsible for $15 million to $20 million in damage to trees in the District of Columbia, according to natural gas safety expert […]

Falafel Cited, No More Rat Banquets?


The Potomac Street rats that have acquired a taste for falafel may find that a lid has been put on their international banqueting. The new Falafel Inc takeout kitchen at […]

August 3: Deadline to Avoid Fee for Georgetown BID’s Holiday Lighting Program

July 31, 2017

Contact the BID office by August 3 about holiday lights and you’ll pay no fee for the program.

Promising Citi Open Begins on a Rainy Saturday


The Citi Open started under rainy skies Saturday, but all of the matches were made up under clear skies on Sunday. The tennis tournament is now on schedule.

35th Rammys: Colorful, Tasty Salute to D.C. Restaurants


Winners included Tarver King, Jemil Gadea, John Grace, Ryan Ratino, DC Brau Brewing, Pearl Dive Oyster Palace, Cava Group and Hazel.