Best Face Forward: Or, How to Look Beautiful Without the Knife

October 14, 2021

Over the past 18 months, people have discovered all sorts of new interests and activities. Bread baking. Extreme TV binge-watching. Pandemic pets. Pandemic parenting. Me? I discovered my face, or […]

Georgetown Celebrates the Arts Program Heightens Fall Colors and Moods on Book Hill


With autumn’s arrival, splashes of color have been spotted along Wisconsin Avenue — but of the artistic, not the arboreal kind. In a pilot public arts program, Georgetown Celebrates the Arts […]

Q&A Cafe with Scott Gottlieb: ‘I Don’t Think I Can Visit China Anymore’

October 12, 2021

Dr. Scott Gottlieb was interviewed by Carol Joynt at her Q&A luncheon held at the George Town Club on Oct. 7.  She recalled that the Q&A Café was started in […]

Following Pandemic Year, 39th Annual RAMMY Winners Announced

September 20, 2021

There’s no doubt about it, it’s been a rough year-and-a-half for the restaurant industry. A sense of resilience and hope emerged last night however, at the 39th Annual RAMMY Awards, hosted […]

Georgetown’s Renowned Blues Alley Reopens Sept. 16

September 16, 2021

At the height of the pandemic in February 2021, it looked like D.C.’s most famous jazz supper club — Georgetown’s Blues Alley — might be shuttering for good. But now, […]

First Day Fully Open for ‘Full-Up’ Hyde-Addison School

August 30, 2021

D.C. Public Schools opened fully to all students today, Aug. 30, and the atmosphere appeared to be – subdued excitement.  At least at Georgetown’s only public elementary school, Hyde-Addison. “The […]

Vaccine Hesitant Incentivized by Rewards App

August 12, 2021

Wish you could motivate folks to get the jab? Bright Mind Enrichment (BME) just might have the app for you. As the Delta variant spreads and we endure another pandemic […]

Air Get-Aways Go Awry for Thousands

August 9, 2021

It’s the early weeks of August –- the “lazy dog days” of summer. In D.C., the House of Representatives is closed and the Senate will soon be out for August break. The streets […]

Easy Driver: Getting a DMV Date Just Got Easier 

July 29, 2021

Signs that the Covid-19 pandemic emergency shutdowns and restrictions are ending in D.C. — despite perhaps new mask mandates and cautions about increasing cases of Covid-like variants — can be […]

Pandemic Dominates 2021 RAMMY Award Nominations

July 28, 2021

Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington announced finalists for the 2021 RAMMY Awards, the winners of which will be announced on Sunday, September 19, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.  Special […]