A Lion of Georgetown: Don Shannon, 1923-2020

The longtime Washington journalist for the Los Angeles Times, a past president of the Citizens Association of Georgetown, died on July 17.

Business Ins & Outs: Blues Alley, Bogart, Kate Spade Hit by COVID

Fallout from the pandemic: a halt on future sales, a permanent closure and no answer as to when the plywood will come down.

Georgetown’s Call Your Mother ‘Jew-ish’ Deli Finally Opens

Since the beginning of 2020, residents and students — the main campus of Georgetown University is two blocks away — have awaited the popular bagel spot.

Georgetown Lawyer Protests Protests

Georgetown resident and lawyer Don Crockett sent a formal letter to the mayor decrying certain protests in Georgetown, as well as the May 31 looting that followed the downtown protests.

Key Bridge Jumper Rescued by Private Boater

An adult male jumped off the east side of Key Bridge around 8:30 p.m., Monday, August 10. He was rescued by a private boater on...

Business Ins & Outs: ICYMI Update

In case you missed it, we've compiled a select rundown since February. For the Ins, the amount is approximately 23 (11 soon to open); for the Outs, about 20.

Fire at Four Seasons Disrupts Guests, Weddings

A spa manager at the Four Seasons Hotel was preparing the pool and spa for guests when the hotel’s emergency siren started to wail on Aug. 15.

Always Online, The Georgetowner’s Next Print Issue Will Be Sept. 16

Look for feature stories on local elections (especially Ward 2 and at-large District Council races), a major analysis of Georgetown's commercial real estate situation and The Georgetowner's Fall Arts Preview.

Police Seek Suspect in P St. Armed Robbery; Stabbing on 30th St.

On Aug. 18, there was an armed robbery in Georgetown, and also protests near restaurants. A stabbing occurred early the following morning.

ANC 2E Monday: Pinto, 3000 M, Frat House, Foxtrot

On the agenda: a resolution regarding construction of a eight-story mixed-use building at 3000 M St. NW, among other projects.