Mapping Georgetown: Opportunity Knocks!

May 23, 2022

Opportunity Knocks at the Opportunity Shop! For Georgetowners, this neighborhood favorite at 1427 Wisconsin Ave NW, holds a place dear to our hearts. Can anyone walk by the Opportunity Shop – […]

Mapping Georgetown: Digging This Community

May 16, 2022

“I was born at Georgetown University,” wrote Christine Ames, in her Mapping Georgetown tale. “Story update,” she told us, “I’m now an archeologist, helping preserve D.C.’s history! Few of our […]

Summer Arts Preview: Anticipation for Fun in the Sun and Under the Stars  


Summer 2022 is nearly upon us, after two uncertain pandemic years. We’re back to — dare we say it? — some sense of normalcy this year. So, bring out the […]

New High School, Literacy Program News Popping in Georgetown

May 12, 2022

Breaking news about a new high school for Georgetown students on MacArthur Boulevard to open August 2023, and a new District training program to train teachers in the latest “how […]

BellRinger to Host Training Rides Before Oct. Bike Fundraiser 


BellRinger Weekend will be here sooner than we know! On October 21-22, BellRinger will host a fundraising community bike ride for cancer research at the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center.   […]

The Season of Retro Chic: Celebrating Georgetown Flea Market’s 50th

May 11, 2022

It’s the season of Retro Chic. In celebration of Georgetown Flea Market’s 50th year, our May 2022 cover story features an interview with the its founder, Michael Sussman, who launched […]

Mapping Georgetown: Recordings of a Father

May 9, 2022

This Mapping Georgetown story’s like a peak into a precious diary. It’s about a son, Bill Brown, assisting his dad, Kelly Brown, in recording his memories. It all started in […]

Women Leaders: Elizabeth Von Hassell, Director, National Sporting Museum

May 2, 2022

ELIZABETH VON HASSELL, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, NATIONAL SPORTING LIBRARY & MUSEUM  Our spring arts preview featured 20 women cultural leaders in Washington, D.C. We wanted to amplify their voices in our […]

Mapping Georgetown: A Food Writer’s Fond Reflections


As we stroll about Georgetown’s exciting blocks we often wonder “who are all of these fascinating people”? Often, they’re moving past us at a nice clip on foot or riding […]

Financial Times Brings Big Ideas for 2022 to The Reach


At the Kennedy Center’s The Reach on May 7, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Financial Times’s inaugural FTWeekend Festival will feature “leading luminaries,” authors, scientists, politicians and of […]