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Current Newspapers Files for Bankruptcy
January 7, 2018•
The Current Newspapers, Inc., filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Jan. 3. Headquartered at 5185 MacArthur Blvd. NW, the newspaper company celebrated its 50th anniversary in November. It began in […]
Dockless Bikes Come to Georgetown’s Attention
January 4, 2018•
Last week, one allegedly cranky Georgetown resident wrote on the Georgetown Forum, a Citizens Association of Georgetown community bulletin board, that residents ought to call 911.
GBA Honors Police, Appalachian Spring; Elects 2018 Officers
December 14, 2017•
The Georgetown Business Association officers for 2018 are Hope Solomon, president; Constantine Ferssizidis, vice president; Alan Helfer, treasurer; and Paul Monarch, secretary.
Cafe Milano Celebrates 25 Years With SRO Party
November 13, 2017•
The half-block was closed in front of the Prospect Street place, D.C.’s best-known spot to see and to be seen, with klieg lights in the parking lot for the occasion. With District Council approval, Mayor Muriel Bowser proclaimed Nov. 10 Cafe Milano Day.
Cafe Milano Sets the Stage for Its Silver Anniversary
November 9, 2017•
While the food and service are important, the Italian restaurant is known as D.C.’s place to see to be seen — and it touts itself as a “safe-haven for lawmakers and political operatives on both sides of the aisle.”
Old Stone House to Close for More Than a Year
October 23, 2017•
One of D.C.’s oldest buildings, the Old Stone House in Georgetown will close for renovations from Oct. 30, 2017, through Dec. 1, 2018.
A Colorful, Joyful Celebration of Saudi Arabia
October 15, 2017•
If the celebration of the 87th Saudi Arabia National Day held at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 23, hosted by the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia and Ambassador […]
Sally Quinn Talks About ‘Finding Magic’
September 18, 2017•
During a conversation about her new book at St. John’s Church, Quinn spoke about her grappling with God, religion and practices.
Berkshire Hathaway Affiliate Buys Long & Foster
September 7, 2017•
The transaction positions HomeServices to become the nation’s leading home ownership services provider.
Fun, Loud Launch for ‘202 Creates’
August 31, 2017•
“202 Creates” events will include a Labor Day Weekend Music Festival at the historic Lincoln Theatre and a family-friendly arts and cultural festival on Sept. 9 at the Southwest Waterfront and Randall Field.