Georgetown News During the COVID-19 Constraints

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Amid Georgetown Closures, New Stores Arrive

News that America Eats Tavern had closed got picked up as an indicator of COVID-19's lasting impact on the local economy.

Crime Update: Robbery on 31st St. Involved 10 Men

In addition to the 31st Street mugging, this update cites recent incidents in Georgetown and shootings in Columbia Heights that the mayor called "shocking."

Obama, Biden Do Lunch at Dog Tag Bakery

The casually dressed duo greeted some of the Dog Tag fellows, who are learning about baking and cooking and how to run a business at the nonprofit bakery.

Streateries Open More Seats for Dining

In Georgetown, where a lot of places seem cramped to begin with, this is a welcome addition for restaurant owners, who have seen their legal occupancy rates halved.

High Tech Georgetown: Palantir

The first thing you see at the entrance of Palantir Technologies on Thomas Jefferson Street in Georgetown is an American flag flanking a life-sized...

4 Skeletons Found on Q St.

City Archaeologist Ruth Trocolli told The Georgetowner that the remains appear to be from the 1830s, but a forensic investigation is ongoing.

Business Ins & Outs: Levain Bakery, Framebridge & More

NYC’S LEVAIN BAKERY COMING TO M ST. Still, when all is said and done, they come to Georgetown first. Manhattan’s Levain Bakery with its big,...

Capital One Café Opens in Georgetown

Besides the brews and sweets provided by its partner, Peet’s Coffee, the corner spot has desks, couches, private nooks, meeting rooms and a conference table with a television and screen projector.

2 Dead From Jumping in Potomac River Near Key Bridge

Two adult males went into the river from the Aqueduct Bridge ruins on Sunday evening. One did not make it out alive; the other died at the hospital.