Bourbon Steak Reopens After Hotel Fire

Overseen by the Four Seasons Hotel's executive chef, Sébastien Giannini, Bourbon Steak is back after being closed for more than a month.

Bowser Taps $4 Million to Help Winterize Streateries

Mayor Muriel Bowser announced a new Streatery Winter Ready Grant program to assist restaurants as they winterize their outdoor dining areas and maintain outdoor dining operations through the colder months.

D.C. Renaming Proposals Scrutinized

In its analysis, the DCFACES Working Group "reviewed the namesake legacy of 153 assets, including schools, residential housing, streets, neighborhoods, parks, recreation centers, libraries and monuments."

Georgetown’s John Thompson, First Black Coach to Win NCAA Championship, Dies at 78

In 2016, Georgetown University dedicated the John Thompson Jr. Athletic Center, next to McDonough Gymnasium on the west side of the main campus.

Republican Convention Launched With Trump’s Nomination in Charlotte

The next four evenings, Monday through Thursday, will be devoted to mostly virtual convention events focused on celebrating the homeland.   

Police Seek Suspect in P St. Armed Robbery; Stabbing on 30th St.

On Aug. 18, there was an armed robbery in Georgetown, and also protests near restaurants. A stabbing occurred early the following morning.

Convention-Unlike-Any-Other Has Some Good Points

For one thing, media pundits across the political spectrum have remarked that the on-site roll call was more refreshing and relevant than credentialed delegates in a large hall.  

D.C. COVID Deaths Pass 600

The District’s reported data for Wednesday, August 19, 2020, includes 55 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 13,409.

Democrats Open Unconventional Convention

D.C. events include a kickoff at 6:30 p.m. with former Georgia Sen. Carol Moseley Braun, and the opening event at 7:30 p.m. with former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean, Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego and Mayor Muriel Bowser. 

Fire at Four Seasons Disrupts Guests, Weddings

A spa manager at the Four Seasons Hotel was preparing the pool and spa for guests when the hotel’s emergency siren started to wail on Aug. 15.