Celebrating Georgetown’s  Small Businesses 

November 10, 2021

By Robert Devaney and Peggy Sands At the start of the 2021 holiday shopping season, The Georgetowner asked a few select businesses about themselves and what they think about their vocation and […]

Fred Maroon: Georgetown’s and the World’s Photographer 

September 16, 2021

“The highest art of the camera lies in its ability to extend to all the vision of the gifted,” said photographer Fred J. Maroon, who lived in Georgetown for decades […]

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.

Georgetown’s Violet in the White House

May 10, 2021

Marcella Johnstone, a master stylist at Violet Salon and Spa at 1513 Wisconsin Ave. NW, has been invited on two occasions to do first lady Jill Biden’s hair.

Mother-Daughter Team Launches Cosmetics Product

May 6, 2021

Christina Zilber, founder and CEO of cosmetics brand Jouer, and her daughter Amelie, a 19-year-old GU student, have created a blush duo.

Business Ins & Outs: Mini Me Boutique, Donahue Lounge

April 12, 2021

Two hopeful openings suggest that Georgetown’s retail and restaurant sector is about to make a post-pandemic comeback.

Artist, Stylist Robert Novel Dies

April 1, 2021

O Salon, the popular salon that has been part of the Georgetown neighborhood for decades, has lost one of its greats. Robert Novel, who was a partner at the salon […]

Experiential, Experimental Concept 31/M Is Retail 2.0

March 22, 2021

The former Georgetown home of Brooks Brothers has been given new life as a retail laboratory by EastBanc’s Anthony and Philippe Lanier.

Exclusive: Q&A With Designer Aaron Potts

February 15, 2021

A graduate of Parsons School of Design, Potts has dressed celebrities including Michelle Obama, Naomi Campbell, the Williams sisters, Jennifer Lopez and Carrie Underwood.

TRANSITIONS

February 12, 2021

I’m reminded in these transitional times on so many levels to be thankful. A silver lining is not always what you think it is. There’s more to it than meets […]