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Georgetown U. Event Celebrates Holidays, Accomplishments

One highlighted project was the Georgetown Health Justice Alliance, in which law and medical school students work together to help people living in poverty get access to needed health services.

Tudor Place Hosts Memorial for Ray Kukulski

All who attended the April 6 event agreed on two things: Ray Kukulski had been a significant presence in their lives and he would be greatly missed.

Georgetown to Glow Starting Dec. 8

Nine unique interactive light installations by artists from around the world — some from light-art shows in Holland, Lebanon and India — will be featured in the 2017 edition of “Glow.”

Remembering APRIL 4, 1968: The death of Martin Luther King Jr.

A bulletin had just come in reporting Martin Luther King’s wounding by a sniper in Memphis. Shortly after, a second flash told the world of his death.

Georgetown Nightlife Remembered

There are many ways to recount Georgetown's history. One of the more lively approaches is to gather some persons of a certain age, whether...

Bridge Street Books to Become Nonprofit

After its gregarious and affable owner Philip Levy died unexpectedly last October, many in Georgetown were concerned that the store they love might close.

A Rising Tide for Boomerang Boat Tours

Boomerang's Nikki and Dave DuBois have been operating at a busy pace, which gets going around St. Patrick’s Day, accelerates when the cherry blossoms come out and keeps up through New Year's Eve.

Women of Worship: Georgetown’s Faithful Led Increasingly by Women

By Robert Devaney, Stephanie Green and Selma Khenissi During an ecumenical Good Friday service in 2010 at Holy Trinity Church, Mary Kay Totty was the...

A Summer Picnic and Pedal in Georgetown

The Rosewood hotel, located at 1050 31st St. NW, now allows guests to rent upscale bicycles packed with a picnic-basket lunch for an afternoon of self-guided touring.

5 Thanksgiving Dinners on the Town

D.C. offers a variety of delicious alternatives to a homemade meal.