Ins & Outs: Green Almond Pantry, The Lantern, Sandlot, Budd & Co., L. Priori

May 12, 2021

Green Almond Pantry, the Mediterranean cafe counter and market from chef-owner Cagla Onal, reopened on Grace Street NW on May 13.

D.C. Mayor to Lift Nearly All COVID Restrictions on May 21

May 10, 2021

The loosening does not include bars, nightclubs or large entertainment and sports venues, however, which will be allowed to operate only at 50-percent capacity.  

Tech Tip: Change Your Name — and We Don’t Mean the Last One


Too often we see email usernames and prefixes the same across multiple free email services, making the work of hackers way too easy.

Pinto, McDuffie Call on Mayor to Ease COVID Restrictions


District Council members Brooke Pinto and Kenyan McDuffie made an impassioned plea on behalf of their wards’ schoolchildren, families, workers and businesses.

No Dancing at Weddings, Says D.C.’s Mayor

May 6, 2021

Attendees must be seated and socially distanced from one another and from other household groups; standing and dancing are not allowed.  

Back to the Office: The New World of Work

May 3, 2021

At a recent Bisnow webinar, leading architects and designers outlined what they’re thinking and predicting for post-pandemic office buildings.

Tech Tip: Start With the Cybersecurity Basics


In this day and age, there is more to the cybersecurity “basics” than antivirus software and a strong firewall. Have you trained your employees?

Downtowner News: Police Shooting, Vaccine Sites, Bicyclist Killed, Cicadas


Downtowner updates for April and May D.C. Man Shot and Killed by Police  A Metropolitan Police Department officer fatally shot Terrance Maurice Parker, 36, a Black man, last Friday night. […]

May 3 ANC 2E: Sidewalks, Traffic, C&O Canal

April 29, 2021

The Georgetown-Burleith-Hillandale Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC 2E)will hold its May meeting, 6:30 p.m., Monday, May 3, virtually — via Zoom or a conference call. The following is the agenda, as […]

On New Decks, Streateries to Multiply in Georgetown

April 26, 2021

Prototype decks were tested at three sites — Clyde’s (3236 M St. NW), Ladurée and Thunder Burger (3060 M St. NW) and L’Annexe (2917 M St. NW) — for several months.