The Cherry Blossoms, Mostly at a Distance

March 4, 2021

We can all breathe a sigh of relief that the National Cherry Blossom Festival will return this spring, running from Saturday, March 20, through Sunday, April 11.

Vaccine Eligibility Expands, But Distribution Is Slow

February 22, 2021

The new eligibility for 16-to-64-year-olds applies to those with cancer, diabetes mellitus, hypertension, an immunocompromised state or other conditions.

Will Georgetown Get a Public High School?


Among the preliminary ideas is to convert Hardy Middle School at 1819 35th St. NW into a public high school.

Where to Ski Around D.C.

February 18, 2021

If there’s one activity that’s relatively safe these days, it’s skiing. The singular sport allows for social distancing. Here are some nearby resorts to head for.

Cautious Reopening Continues at Hyde-Addison and Hardy

February 15, 2021

As of last week, there were 70 students participating in in-person learning at Hyde-Addison Elementary School and 135 at Hardy Middle School, according to DCPS.

Georgetown Couples: Funny Valentines, Lifelong Loves

February 11, 2021

It’s been a rough year for everyone, but these three couples have managed to see it through with grace, strength and a little humor.

‘Real School’ Returns to Hyde-Addison

February 2, 2021

The big entrance gate to Hyde Addison Public Elementary School at 3219 O St. NW. in Georgetown was open. Jaylin, a kindergarten student, and her mom Reina were just coming […]

In-Person Learning to Resume at D.C. Schools on Feb. 1

January 28, 2021

If student demand exceeds the number of volunteer teachers, DCPS will bring back teachers who do not have medical or other exemptions from in-person teaching. 

Top 10 Inauguration Moments

January 21, 2021

On Jan. 20, Joe Biden and Kamala Harris got their turn to lead our country, symbolizing the start of an era that many were eager for.

Rose Park Is Buzzing With Activity

January 14, 2021

The big news is: after three months of excavation, construction and reconstruction, pallets of sod are being laid on the north park acreage for a ball field and park along P Street.