ANC 2E to Hold Special Meeting Wednesday

August 7, 2017

This week’s meeting of the Advisory Neighborhood Commission, which does not normally meet on a Wednesday or in August, also has an early start time: 5 p.m.

Overheard at Lunch: D.C. Gossip Girls

July 26, 2017

Female House Dems Defy Sleeve Rule Using a play on words, Democratic congresswomen donned sleeveless dresses and pantsuits in support of what Rep. Jackie Speier (D-California) tweeted as “the right […]

Hyde-Addison School Construction Project Begins

July 24, 2017

On July 20, representatives of all the major stakeholders met to go over neighbors’ concerns.

Future Is Complicated for DREAMers

June 19, 2017

On Friday, June 16, the Department of Homeland Security announced decisions on two executive orders instituted by President Obama in 2012 and 2014 to protect certain groups of illegal immigrants […]

Kennedy’s Space Vision

May 24, 2017

JFK made quite an impact on my life, even though he’s the only president of the last 50 years I never met.” So tweeted Buzz Aldrin, the second man to […]

JFK We Knew Him Here


When Democrat John Fitzgerald Kennedy became President of the United States — by the thinnest of margins — I was a few months removed from high school graduation and weeks […]

Behind the Walls: The 89th Annual Georgetown Garden Tour

May 3, 2017

Baby turtles, weddings, the Whiffenpoofs, a great blue heron, a cat burial ground (really). Life, death and rebirth in every corner of every garden are tucked behind the high brick […]

2017’s Hip, Happy Mix of Homes

April 19, 2017

28th Street (near P): Michele Evans This circa-1830s clapboard house began life as a modest family farmhouse. For more than a century, its original kitchen and only fireplace were located on […]

Georgetown House Tour Historic Homes, Modernized


Georgetown will be the place to be on Saturday, April 29.  The 86th annual Georgetown House Tour will take place from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. In addition to the eight […]

Architect David Adjaye: Beyond the Monumental

February 10, 2017

The latest version of Adjaye’s design for the Levy Group’s West Heating Plant project will be unveiled at a March 9 meeting at the Four Seasons.