GMS Vignettes: ‘We Become Part of Their Lives’: How Historic Businesses Stick Around in Georgetown

June 13, 2024

By David Edwards Georgetown is a historic neighborhood, founded before the District of Columbia itself, and throughout its history, has invariably grown and changed over time: eventually becoming a part […]

Weekend Roundup, June 13-16

This weekend, there are lots of things to do. Catch a Sunset Cinema at the Wharf, the Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington premieres “Portraits” and the National Museum of African […]

Biz Boom: Everything’s Coming Up Georgetown

June 12, 2024

After the uncertainty of the last few years, Georgetown has emerged triumphant. From new businesses like Elon Musk’s Teslas to Kim Kardashian’s Skims, gourmet ice cream and cozy restaurants, British […]

Crime Report: Mopeds, Crash on Foxhall, Attempted Break-in, Coffee with a Cop

June 10, 2024

By Mark Martinkov Georgetown Residents Concerned About Influx of Mopeds; Officials Introduce Registration Mandates Residents have voiced their concerns about the recent uptick in mopeds on the streets of Georgetown. […]

Bitcoin Billionaire Michael Saylor, MicroStrategy to Pay D.C. $40 Million in Tax Lawsuit

June 3, 2024

“Michael J. Saylor and MicroStrategy, Inc., the company he co-founded and led, will pay $40 million to resolve a tax fraud lawsuit filed by the Office of the Attorney General […]

‘Georgetown Is Hot!’ Mayor Tells Friends of Volta Park

“Georgetown is hot!” Mayor Muriel Bowser announced to a sold-out crowd at the Friends of Volta Park annual fundraiser on Saturday, June 1. Indeed, there was much to celebrate for […]

Business Ins & Outs: Four Seasons, Grace Street Coffee, Poliform, Raising Cane’s 

May 28, 2024

In: Grace Street Coffee on K St.  Grace Street Coffee has reopened its flagship at 3299 K Street NW — or Water Street, if you like, just down the lane […]

Early Voting Begins: Primary Day, June 4

Voting has already begun for the D.C. Primary Election — President, Council members, Delegate and Shadow U.S. Senator and Representative.  Georgetown is part of Ward 2. We urge you to […]

Defund the Boys & Girls Club? Jelleff Supporters Protest           

May 23, 2024

At a hastily called emergency meeting on Wednesday, May 22, at the Jelleff Recreation Center, more than a dozen children and teenagers with grim faces held bright signs with messages […]

Crime Report: Car Break-ins, Officer-involved Shooting, Rock Creek Accident

May 20, 2024

By Mark Martinkov Car Break-in on the 3100 Block of N St.  On May 18, at approximately 11:25 p.m., two individuals were captured on video casing cars on N Street […]