Bidens, Macrons Dine in Georgetown

December 1, 2022

“Welcoming some friends to town,” wrote President Joe Biden on the POTUS Twitter account. Biden and first lady Jill Biden brought French President Emmanuel Macron and the French first lady […]

Business Ins & Outs: Showfields, Bourbon Concierge, Herbivore 

November 28, 2022

In: Showfields at 31st & M With a grand opening event set for Dec. 8, Showfields opened the doors at 3077 M St. NW last week in the former Brooks […]

Starr, Silverton to Open Osteria Mozza in Old Dean & Deluca Space

November 21, 2022

It’s not just one star, it’s two — and, yes, it’s a big deal. Award-winning restaurateur Stephen Starr confirmed on Friday that he was partnering with Michelin star chef Nancy […]

Business Ins & Outs: Top Brands Coming to Wisconsin & Prospect

November 14, 2022

EastBanc, Inc. and Acadia Realty Trust announced last week that leases were signed with Wolford, Ever/Body, Blank Street Coffee and Van Leeuwen Ice Cream at the redevelopment of 1238 Wisconsin […]

2022 Holiday Event Roundup: Joyous Things to Do This Holiday Season 

November 9, 2022

Don your holiday best, put on that Santa hat and head out to 20 of the best events of the season!  Georgetown   Washington Harbour Ice Skating – Opening November 11, […]

The Georgetowner’s Holiday Season Theater Guide  


LAST CHANCE THIS MONTH…   This weekend, Theater J will sew up its production of Lynn Nottage’s “Intimate Apparel,” about an African American seamstress on New York’s Lower East Side in […]

Still a ‘Wild Child’? Cafe Milano at 30

November 7, 2022

Cafe Milano opened on Nov. 3, 1992. It was Election Day. That night Bill Clinton was elected the 42nd president, and the party never stopped at Milano. And there will […]

ANC 2E Notes, Nov. 1, 2022 


Falling on the day after Halloween, this month’s ANC2e meeting had lower public attendance than usual (only 14 at the outset). “Not a huge crowd, but not a huge agenda […]

Business Ins & Outs: Apple, Berliner, Diptyque

October 31, 2022

Out (Temporarily): Apple Store Reboot The Apple Store at 1229 Wisconsin Ave. NW has temporarily closed for renovations. In October 2021, Apple submitted plans to construct a basement addition to […]

In Support of Ukraine, Citizens’ Night to Unite Also Delights

October 24, 2022

While its deeper purpose was deadly serious — helping Ukraine in its war against the Russian aggressors — the Night to Unite by the Citizens Association of Georgetown brought neighbors […]