GU’s Let Freedom Ring MLK Celebration Returns to Kennedy Center

January 19, 2023

On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Jan. 16, Georgetown University’s Let Freedom Ring Celebration returned to the Kennedy Center to present an award in the name of John Thompson Jr. […]

D.C.’s ‘Night Mayor’ to Head Restaurant Association

December 19, 2022

Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW), the trade association representing restaurants and the foodservice industry in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, will have a new president & CEO — Shawn Townsend […]

DC Chamber Salutes Awardees at ‘Transformation and Innovation’ Gala

November 21, 2022

More than 750 members of the D.C. business community attended the 2022 DC Chamber’s Choice Awards & Gala at the Washington Hilton Hotel on Nov. 11. “This year’s gala represents […]

A Star-Studded Portrait of a Nation Gala

November 17, 2022

The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery and its Director Kim Sajet welcomed more than 750 stars and luminaries from across the country to the nation’s capital for the 2022 Portrait of […]

Bipartisan Hot Spot, Cafe Milano, Marks 30 Years With Blowout Bash 

November 14, 2022

Cafe Milano, the Georgetown eatery at 3251 Prospect St. NW that has served as a bipartisan gathering spot since owner Franco Nuschese opened its doors on election day 1992, marked […]

Georgetowner November 2022 Crossword

November 9, 2022

Put your Georgetowner knowledge to this test with this crossword puzzle!

National Archives Foundation Honors Michael Beschloss 

October 28, 2022

The National Archives Foundation honored author and historian Michael Beschloss Oct. 19 with its highest honor: the Records of Achievement Award. Mr. Beschloss has chronicled some of the most consequential […]

Fire Damages Blues Alley Building 

October 26, 2022

This article was updated Oct. 27. A fire broke out on the second floor of the Blues Alley music club around sunset Oct. 25. D.C. Fire & EMS quickly responded […]

Cookie and Kate: Dark Chocolate Mini Peanut Butter Cups

October 20, 2022

By Cookie and Kate Do I have your full attention? Excellent. These homemade chocolate treats are essentially grown-up, homemade Reese’s peanut butter cups. I make my peanut butter cups with […]

Embassy Chef Challenge: China, Mexico, Philippines, Pakistan Winners


After a two-year hiatus, attendees of the Events DC 2022 Embassy Chef Challenge kicked off the inaugural International City Food Festival Oct. 13 at the Kogod Courtyard, as they traveled […]