Fillmore Arts Program Set to Close, Again

November 9, 2016

The Fillmore Arts Center, based in Hardy Middle School at 1819 35th St. NW, is again facing closure at the end of the school year. Interim DCPS Chancellor John Davis […]

Exhausting, Exhilarating Election Day in D.C.

 Election Day in Washington, D.C., Nov. 8, began before dawn for hundreds of election board employees, poll workers and poll watchers as they set up and opened 143 voting sites […]

AFTA Honoree Nancy Marriott Walks the Walk 

Arts for the Aging gave its Lolo Sarnoff Founder’s Award to Nancy Peery Marriott at a sparkling gala Oct. 19 at the Society of the Cincinnati. A singer and vocal […]

Duke Ellington Work Annoys Neighbors

November 8, 2016

Neighbors of the Duke Ellington School for the Arts have been enduring truck traffic and parking restrictions for months during the school’s ongoing renovation and expansion. Here is just one […]

Dumbarton House Closed Until April 24

Historic Dumbarton House at 2715 Q St. NW, headquarters of the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America, has closed for the installation of a geothermal heating, ventilation and […]

Not All Surveillance Cameras Are Alike

There are surveillance cameras as utilitarian in appearance as the duty they perform. Then there are those that also serve as an aesthetic enhancement. These two surveillance cameras, captured by […]

Gondola Not Pie in the Sky, Say Experts

The proposed passenger link between Georgetown and Rosslyn moved forward last Thursday, when the results of a feasibility study were presented to the public.

Trump Family Launches Hotel in Landmark Post Office

October 31, 2016

The golden scissors, and more than 100 journalists, came out yesterday morning for the ribbon-cutting that officially opened D.C.’s Trump International Hotel, three blocks from the White House.

D.C. Early Voting Attracts Thousands

October 27, 2016

Any voter can vote at the Judiciary Square site all day every day until Nov. 8. Other centers, including the Georgetown Library, will open Oct. 28.

House of Sweden Celebrates 10th Anniversary

The modernistic, open-design building has energized the once rather sleepy end of Georgetown’s historic district.