CAG Concert Packs Rose Park — With Kids

May 20, 2024

The Citizens Association of Georgetown hosted its biannual Concerts in the Park on Sunday, May 19, at Rose Park. Based on food vendor sales, there were an estimated 300 residents […]

Georgetown Tree Panel Brings Together 5 Experts          


In an 18th century tavern in Georgetown, in a meeting room where the walls were covered by now-rarely-seen painted-on-site wall paper of silver trees, Trees for Georgetown held a tree […]

Crime Report: Car Break-ins, Officer-involved Shooting, Rock Creek Accident


By Mark Martinkov Car Break-in on the 3100 Block of N St.  On May 18, at approximately 11:25 PM, two individuals were captured on video captured on video casing cars […]

Mr. Liang Comes to Washington


In 2017, Edwaard* Liang was invited to co-choreograph a ballet to open the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, the following January. “They like to start their forum with art,” […]

Congratulations, Graduates! Guide to 2024 Local Commencements

May 16, 2024

We’re tipping our graduation caps to the class of 2024! Here are the highlights from commencements from local universities, with Georgetown and George Washington University’s taking place this weekend. Georgetown […]

Citizens’ Meeting: Elects New Board, Looks to the Future

May 13, 2024

A full-agenda annual meeting of the Citizens Association of Georgetown was held at Duke Ellington School of the Arts on May 7. Duke Ellington Principal Sandi Logan greeted the crowd. […]

Business Ins & Outs: Pure Sweat, Skims, My Little Chamomile


In: Pure Sweat + Float Studio Pure Sweat + Float Studio opened Friday at 3345 Prospect St. NW, next to Down Dog Yoga, with infrared saunas and float therapy.  Pure Sweat’s […]

Remembering Jack Quinn (1949-2024): D.C. Lobbyist, Influencer and Family Man


Everyone in town knows Jack and Susanna Quinn. The duo were a fixture at many balls, galas, and paramount events in the city. Sure, Jack and Susanna were a power […]

CAG Presents 2024-25 Officers and Directors  

May 8, 2024

The Citizens Association of Georgetown’s Governance Committee, President and Board of Directors are pleased to announce the 2024-25 Board of Directors. The vote on the proposed slate took place at […]

May 2024 Downtowner


2024 Washington Women in Journalism Awardees Named    Raise a glass to the following women, the 2024 Washington Women in Journalism award winners: Carol Leonnig of the Washington Post for print […]