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Glover Park Trader Joe’s to Open Friday

After a brief ribbon cutting, the long-awaited store will open at 8 a.m. on July 19 with a daylong celebration featuring music, tastings and giveaways.

Ross Perot, an American Original

While “eccentric” is a live-wire word, it does little justice to Perot’s life, which had depth and considerable consequence in the stream of American history.                                        

Dent Place Market Is In; Ben & Jerry’s Is Out

A new corner store, Dent Place Market, devoted to upscale foods and Georgetown history, opens today. Longtime ice cream shop Ben & Jerry's will shutter at the end of August.

Suspicious Package Closes 7-Eleven

The 7-Eleven convenience store at 2617 P St. NW was closed for three hours on Saturday afternoon, July 6. Two envelopes received by U.S. Mail appeared to be leaking a powdery substance.

A Memorable Fourth in Our Nation’s Capital (photos)

Public festivities got underway at the National Archives with a ceremonial reading of the Declaration of Independence by our Founding Fathers (and Mothers).

Evans Fails to Persuade Council With Vague Answers

Amid the questioning at the July 2 administrative meeting, Council members Charles Allen and David Grosso affirmed they want Evans to lose his chairmanship of the Finance committee.

Business Briefs: Eton Court, DSW, the North Face, New Paper

The latest neighborhood business news: Eton Court storefront units up for auction, DSW and the North Face closures and a new newspaper, Northwest Courier.

ANC Monday: 5G, Jelleff, Hyde-Addison, GU Hospital Traffic

One of the New Business items on tonight's agenda is a resolution regarding the contract for use of the main playing field at the Jelleff Recreation Center.

Democrats Dominate Again at Congressional Baseball Game (photos)

The game, with some interruption, dates back to 1909, when William Howard Taft was president. With the win, the Democrats evened the series at 42-42 with one tie.

Business Ins & Outs: Bagelry, Cafe, Chocolatier, Deck for Milano

Coming soon to Georgetown (pending some approvals) are: Call Your Mother, La Jolie Bleue, L.A. Burdick and Cafe Milano's new deck.