Citizens Kick Off Black History Month at Holy Trinity

February 2, 2023

“Let us remember their names. Let us remember their lives,” said Bernard Cook from the pulpit of Holy Trinity Church on 36th Street in Georgetown on the first day of […]

Business Ins & Outs: Gold’s Gym, Tinette’s at Bar à Vin

January 30, 2023

Coming: Gold’s Gym on M St. Gold’s Gym — founded in 1965 by Joe Gold in Venice Beach, California, and now with 700 fitness studios worldwide — is coming to […]

Actor Liev Schreiber Headlines UnSanctioned Party to Support Ukraine at French Ambassador’s Residence


French Ambassador Phillipe Etienne, along with Silverado Policy Accelerator founders Dmitri Alperovitch and Maureen Hinman, Tammy Haddad, John Katko, Mike Rogers, Edward Luce, Ryan Evans, Dan Jablonsky, Adam Ghetti, Kara Swisher and Kevin Sheekey, […]

Powerful ‘Remember This: The Lesson of Jan Karski’ Now a Film

January 26, 2023

Anyone who has seen the stage production of the overwhelming, extraordinary one-man play, “Remember This: The Lesson of Jan Karski,” featuring David Strathairn as Jan Karski — who witnessed the […]

N Street House Fire Provides Safety Lesson

January 23, 2023

A Sunday morning fire in a Georgetown home was prompted by incorrect disposal of fireplace ashes from the previous night. The homeowner had believed the material was not a fire […]

Business Ins & Outs: Nike, Banana Republic Toppled


We thought we’d begin with the Outs, as the loss of Nike and Banana Republic is a big deal. Out: Banana Republic Another fallen retail legend. The Banana Republic at […]

Happy 100th Birthday, Key Bridge!

January 17, 2023

On this date, Jan. 17, Key Bridge opened to traffic and pedestrians in 1923. It is Washington’s oldest surviving road bridge across the Potomac River and was added to the […]

Business Ins & Outs: Nisolo; Ching Ching Cha, Say Cheese!


In: Nisolo on M Started in 2011, Nisolo is an eco-friendly, sustainable, living-wage shoe brand. Founder Patrick Woodyard is all about the artisans getting their classic products to market in […]

Business Ins & Outs: Wolford, Marston Luce, District Doughnut

January 9, 2023

In: Wolford Exquisite — and, yes, sexy — hosiery. Founded more than 70 years ago, Wolford, the Austrian Apparel and Skinwear brand, opened its first Washington, D.C., boutique in Georgetown on […]

Business Ins & Outs 2022: L’Avant-Garde, Hobo, Whole Foods; Berliner, Amazon Books, CB2


Welcome: L’Avant-Garde, Yellow, Showfields, Hobo, Glossier, Bitty & Beau’s, Fountain Inn and others. Farewell: Berliner, Officina, Fluevog, Pie Sisters, Petite Soeur, Sara’s, CB2 and others. It was a busy year for Georgetown […]