All God’s Creatures’ Special Day

October 7, 2018

At the Blessing of the Animals at St. John’s Church in Georgetown on Oct. 7, there were treats for four-footers and their humans. All behaved admirably on sacred ground.

ANC Monday: Small Cell Design, Rodents, Paddle Pub

September 28, 2018

Among the presenters at tonight’s ANC meeting will be Gerard Brown, program manager of the Rodent and Vector Control Division of DC Health.

Initiative 77 Pros, Cons Face D.C. Council

September 17, 2018

Today is the day! Monday, Sept 17, the proponents and opponents of Initiative #77 — the so-called Fair Wage Act — face off in front of Washington DC’s city council […]

Gas Leaks, Explosions ‘Not Unusual’


The photos last Thursday, Sept. 13, were chilling.  Dozens of homes in the Boston suburbs suddenly exploded from unknown gas leaks caused by an aging pipe infrastructure. Some 40 homes […]

Man Killed by Own Car in Glover Park

September 6, 2018

What is believed to be a bizarre accident — the automobile apparently rolling downhill against the man — happened in the rear alley of the 2300 block of Tunlaw Road NW.

ANC Wednesday: Car Break-Ins, Small Cell Tech, New Restaurants

September 3, 2018

At the meeting, the advisory neighborhood commission plans to adopt a resolution regarding several restaurant alteration and signage projects on the Old Georgetown Board’s agenda.

K St. Solution at Rock Creek Parkway: A Sharp Left?

August 22, 2018

This is a story about a gnarly K Street problem — related to traffic, not political lobbying. The traffic jams have gotten steadily worse for drivers leaving Georgetown and needing […]

Aug. 7 Is National Night Out

August 6, 2018

Along with music and food, this year’s event at Georgetown University, 37th and O Streets NW, will feature a moon bounce, a game truck, clowns, face painters and information tables.

BID Modifies K St. Reconfiguration

July 30, 2018

Because the changes have caused unacceptable congestion during evening rush hour, the BID and the District Department of Transportation are making three modifications, effective immediately.

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.