Business Ins & Outs: Clyde’s, Bandoola Bowl, and Sweetgreen

CLYDE’S NEW OWNER: GRAHAM HOLDINGS? It just might be a good hometown move. Clyde’s Restaurant Group has been in talks with Graham Holdings as its...

Tech Tip: Your Firewall Is Useless Unless …

Your firewall needs to be upgraded and patched on a continual and consistent basis. Also, security policies and configurations need to be set.

Clyde’s New Owner: Graham Holdings?

If the deal goes through, the landmark restaurant group, which began in Georgetown in 1963, would be bought by a local company that once included the Washington Post.

Tech Tip: Don’t Just Close Your Browser

If you simply close your browser, some of the session information is still running in the background —  and a hacker may be able to use that to gain entry.

Downtowner News April 17, 2019

Recent items from around the District: restaurant and Target openings, 20 years for Kaz, a life science incubator at the Parks at Walter Reed and a sex-assault arrest.

Georgetown French Market Has That ‘Je Ne Sais Quoi’

In Paris or Montreal, an open-air market is a “marché à ciel ouvert” and a sidewalk sale is a “vente-trottoir.” There being no French...

Tech Tip: Make This Password Different From All the Others

If an e-commerce site you’ve registered at or bought from gets hacked, and you’ve used the same password you use for everything else, hackers are going to gain access to your in-box.

Glover Park Rite Aid to Close May 18

The departure is the second major retail business closure in Glover Park, after Starbucks, opposite the Rite Aid, called it quits last month.

Happy Birthday, Vincent Orange!

To celebrate the birthday of one of our local favorites, we revisit a Georgetowner profile of him from last October.

Tech Tip: Set Up Bank Alerts Now

Setting up those alerts will allow you to spot and report fraudulent activity before the money has already been siphoned into a cybercriminal’s hands.