Architect Hugh Newell Jacobsen Dies at 91 

March 4, 2021

Georgetowner Hugh Jacobsen practiced architecture for decades, with a career spanning several high-profile commissions from around the world. He passed away March 4 in Front Royal, Va., at the age […]

$10-Million Gift for New Pavilion at MedStar Georgetown


The gift, from local philanthropists Allan and Shelley Holt, is the largest single gift that MedStar Georgetown University Hospital has ever received. 

Tudor Place Garden Party Moves to September

March 3, 2021

Normally held in May, the Georgetown historic site’s gala has been scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 22, in accordance with health guidelines.

Next Print Issue: March 10

March 1, 2021

We’ll cover what real estate developers and the Georgetown BID have in store to revitalize retai and re-energize the quality of life that makes Georgetown, well, Georgetown.

Downtowner DC: Razor Wire, E-Mopeds, Schools, Metrorail, Crime


Lime’s e-moped addition will make the company the first micro-mobility provider to offer three shared electric vehicle types on one platform.

Tech Tip: A Warning If You Handle, Process or Store Client Credit Cards


Are you subject to Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards if you take credit card payments over the phone? Absolutely!

Hip Foxtrot Leads New Business Openings


The first-of-its-kind corner store/café/delivery retail market made its East Coast debut on March 1 at the corner of N Street and Wisconsin Avenue in Georgetown.

ANC 2E: DDOT, DC Water, Speed Limits, New High School

February 27, 2021

At tonight’s virtual meeting, the District Department of Transportation will give a presentation about its 2020 accomplishments and 2021 goals for Ward 2.

New Incubator: Black Girl Ventures x Halcyon

February 25, 2021

Starting in a few weeks, the 10 new fellows will participate in remote skill-building programming. Over the summer, they’ll meet for a weeklong residency at Halcyon’s headquarters.

D.C. Passes 1,000 Coronavirus Deaths; Mayor’s Sister Dies


COVID-19 led to a poignant and personal sorrow for D.C.’s Mayor Muriel Bowser, who announced the death of her older sister, Mercia Bowser, 64.