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A Sports Town, Seemingly Overnight

Of a sudden: the Stanley Cup, the All-Star Game, the Home Run Derby and Audi Field, a spanking-new, $400-million pro soccer stadium that came complete with a major star in the person of Wayne Rooney.

Baseball Fever Sweeps D.C.

Leading up to tomorrow's All-Star Game: a lineup of events at the stadium, the convention center, bars and restaurants, even the Library of Congress.

Whats Cooking IN GEORGETOWN

By Cameron Hill, Elisa Bayoumi and Marina Shallcross Angolo Ristorante 2934 M St. NW This summer, Georgetown welcomed a new restaurant and bar on a busy...

Opponents Urge Council to Void Initiative 77

More than 250 managers, waiters, bartenders walked through the halls of the John A. Wilson District Building July 9, urging Council members to void the vote to eliminate the lower minimum wage for tipped employees.

Big Hole, Big Crane at Hyde-Addison

The east and north footings, which will support the foundation of the expanded elementary school, are due to be completed any day now, along with the final removal of rock from the excavated site.  

On the Mall: Armenia and Catalonia

At the 51st annual Smithsonian Folklife Festival, which runs through July 1 and from July 4 to 8, visitors are invited to engage with the traditional arts and food right on the Mall.

2-Alarm Fire at Wingo’s Shuts Down Wisconsin & O

A dramatic response to a kitchen fire that began at Wingo's eatery at 3207 O St. NW and jumped to the English Rose Garden...

Washington Harbour to Sell for $415 Million

Global Holdings Group, an investment company with ties to a prominent Israeli family, reportedly has a contract with the current South Korean owners to buy the 562,105-square-foot Georgetown complex.

‘Hamilton’ Popping Eyes, Ears, Minds in D.C.

Founding Father Alexander Hamilton — in the form of the Broadway smash “Hamilton" — has finally landed in Washington, D.C., ensconced until Sept. 16 in the Kennedy Center Opera House.

Andres Helps O’Connell Celebrate 40 Years

The Georgetowner takes this opportunity to heartily congratulate Patrick O’Connell on the 40th anniversary of the beloved Inn at Little Washington and welcome José Andrés to Georgetown.