Arts & Society
D.C. Museum Conveys Communism’s Evils, Human Aspirations for Freedom
Coming Up: ANC Elections
August 22, 2018•
District of Columbia residents who are political and election junkies can be excused forfeeling a bit frustrated every two years at this time of the year. “Crucial” primary elections for […]
Dyllan’s Raw Bar Grill Opens
August 20, 2018•
Industry veterans Donald and Amy Carlin, who plan to open more restaurants in Georgetown, are seen as part of the neighborhood’s restaurant renaissance.
Cultural Leadership & Cocktails: Meet Chris Whittle, June 14
June 7, 2018•
Education visionary Chris Whittle will share his philosophy of the first international K-12 school concept, the Whittle School & Studios, which will grow to 30 campuses across the globe over the next decade.
ANC Monday: DDOT, BID Gateway, Coolidge, Halcyon
June 3, 2018•
The Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation and Halcyon are requesting zoning exceptions to permit nonprofit use of residential buildings in Georgetown.
Mary Jo Kopechne Portrayed in ‘Chappaquiddick’
April 9, 2018•
Kopechne’s story actually makes two stops in Georgetown, not seen in the film. She lived on the 1200 block of 35th Street and then more famously at 2712 Olive St. NW, a home once owned by the Washington Post’s Kathleen Parker.
Dog of the Week: Olive
March 29, 2018•
In the Georgetowner’s second Dog of the Week column, we feature a Wheaten Terrier, Olive — named for the Georgetown street, not the garnish in your martini.
Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company at National Portrait Gallery
March 8, 2018•
Celebrating its 25th year, the Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company presents a series of free salons in the new international gallery at the National Portrait Gallery, where Burgess is […]
Gift of the Greeks: Democratic Values
March 7, 2018•
While the Greek gods of wind, the Anemoi, were all working together to wreak havoc on Washington, D.C., it did not stop the Greek American humans from honoring four of […]
D.C. Makes Amazon’s HQ2 Shortlist
January 18, 2018•
Mayor Muriel Bowser celebrated D.C.’s nomination in the field of 20, which includes nearby Montgomery County, Maryland, and Northern Virginia.
D.C.’s Newest Place Name: Boris Nemtsov Plaza
January 16, 2018•
Last week, the District Council unanimously approved the renaming of a portion of Wisconsin Avenue directly in front of the Russian Embassy, just north of Georgetown.