The Wharf Celebrates Waterfront Completion, 5th Anniversary

October 17, 2022

The Wharf’s developers, Hoffman-Madison Waterfront, celebrated two milestones on Oct. 12: The fifth anniversary of The Wharf’s grand opening and the substantial completion of the waterfront development that extends from […]

Healing Spirits (and Gems) Found at District Mineral


I was convinced the lady who knew where all the witches were in Georgetown was the same one selling crystal balls. “We do have specimens that are spherical,” replied Becky […]

Events DC Names Angie Gates President and CEO 

October 13, 2022

The board of directors of Events DC today named Angie M. Gates president and chief executive officer of the official convention and sports authority for the District of Columbia, according […]

Judge Rules Against Delta Phi Epsilon, Terrence Boyle

October 11, 2022

The mess that is the Delta Phi Epsilon frat house scandal got a partial resolution last week, when Superior Court Judge Shana Frost Matini ruled against Terrence J. Boyle’s use […]

Are You Having Trouble Getting Licensed or Certified In D.C.?

October 3, 2022

SPECIAL REQUEST: Share Your Experiences Doing Business With the District’s Agencies: DCRA, DSLBD, Office of Tax & Revenue, DOES and others:  Opening up businesses in D.C. post-pandemic has been a […]

Business Ins & Outs: Lugano Diamonds, Hobo Bags, Sleep Number Beds


Coming: Lugano Diamonds to Take Over Eno Space Who knew that wine, cheese and charcuterie could lead to diamonds? Lugano Diamonds & Jewelry, designer and manufacturer of high-end, one-of-a-kind jewelry, […]

Turn The Lights On!: Glow Returns to Georgetown, Nov. 26 – Jan. 22  

September 29, 2022

The popular Glow Festival will be shimmering once again and delighting Georgetown visitors and residents. The much-anticipated public light art installations throughout Georgetown’s commercial district will be returning from Saturday, […]

Business Ins & Outs: Lutèce Gets Top Praise; Empty 7-Eleven, Sara’s to Get New Tenants 

September 26, 2022

Congrats! New York Times Praises Lutèce A terrific culinary shout-out — and well deserved for owner Zubair Popal and family — for the bistro at 1522 Wisconsin Ave. NW. Last week, […]

Middleburg’s Salamander Takes Over Mandarin Oriental 

September 15, 2022

Another Washington, D.C., hotel was rebranded this week — as the Mandarin Oriental transformed into Salamander Washington DC. Salamander Hotels & Resorts, the luxury hotel company founded by business leader […]

Tech Tip: Managing Workplace Emotions

September 12, 2022

Most people will spend about one-third of their lives at work. Naturally, this large amount of time spent away from home can lead to a lot of stress. Emotions can […]