Alice Neel at the Met

April 13, 2021

Part chronological and part thematic, “Alice Neel: People Come First,” on view through Aug. 1, presents close to 100 works in Neel’s signature style.

D.C. to Loosen COVID Restrictions May 1

April 5, 2021

Here is a rundown of activities that will be allowed to reopen or dial up in the District beginning on May 1, according to Mayor Muriel Bowser and DC Health.

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 […]

Cherry Blossoms Peak Early at Tidal Basin (photos)

March 29, 2021

Due to a stretch of unseasonably warm temperatures, the cherry blossoms along the Tidal Basin have achieved peak bloom several days earlier than expected.

Ins & Outs: Down Dog Yoga Reopens Friday


On their way to Georgetown: Greenheart Juice Shop and Green Almond Pantry. And this fall may see the Glover Park Whole Foods reborn.

Wild Thistle Kitchen: Caramelized White Chocolate

March 25, 2021

A couple of hours at a low temp and several stirs later, white chocolate is totally transformed. It becomes toasty and nutty with distinct caramel flavor.

Architect Frank Schlesinger, 1925-2021

March 18, 2021

Schlesinger, who led an award-winning architectural practice in Georgetown for more than 60 years, died on March 4 at the age of 95.

Women’s Art Museum Founder Wilhelmina Cole Holladay, 1922-2021

March 8, 2021

The Georgetown resident and arts visionary, who incorporated the National Museum of Women in the Arts in 1981, died on March 6 at the age of 98.

Architect Hugh Newell Jacobsen Dies at 91 

March 4, 2021

Georgetowner Hugh Jacobsen practiced architecture for decades, with a career spanning several high-profile commissions from around the world. He passed away March 4 in Front Royal, Va., at the age […]