Technology And Sports: How Fans Have Benefitted from the Get Go

June 25, 2021

If one could point out the main reason why technology is so important, it’s basically to make everyone’s life as easy as possible. Technology clearly makes the world go around, […]

Passionate Town Discussion Over Expanded Sidewalks

June 24, 2021

The temporary Georgetown project to lay out some 3500 linear square feet of expanded sidewalks — specially constructed curb fitting platforms, traffic protectors and landscaping — on both sides of […]

Tech Tip: Encryption and Vigilance Can Prevent Identity Theft

June 21, 2021

We’re seeing a new variant of an old scam. Here’s how it plays out: an administrative assistant gets an e-mail from her boss – who’s traveling – to please send […]

Downtowner News: Nats, Amtrak Back; Contact Tracing Ends; Full Fall for DCPS


Amtrak Restores Service on Long-Distance Routes   Amtrak has restored its long-distance routes after reducing service due to the global pandemic last year. As of last week, its trains resumed carrying passengers on routes like the Crescent, that serves […]

Local Couple Travels the World as Digital Nomads

June 20, 2021

America has always been a nation on the move. Recently, however, the idea of working remotely while traveling far and wide – the Digital Nomad lifestyle – seems to have […]

Georgetown Parking Myths: The Never-Ending Story


The Georgetowner’s June 16 article — “Busting Myths About Georgetown Parking”  — generated numerous calls and responses from the residents of Georgetown. Concerns about parking in D.C.’s oldest neighborhood are almost […]

This Father’s Day, Don’t Forget Dad’s Dad, Grandpa 

June 17, 2021

One of the happiest returning post-pandemic sights in Georgetown, parks and playgrounds – Rose, Volta, Montrose, the waterfront, et al. – is to see toddlers, school children and even teens […]

Busting Myths About Georgetown Parking 

June 16, 2021

In Georgetown, few issues are as controversial as parking. With the pandemic easing and commercial activity bubbling up, higher numbers of automobile drivers are competing for open spots. Everyone’s got […]

Building Back Better, BEST


This past Friday marked a major milestone in our recovery with the lifting of all capacity restrictions for businesses. As restaurants fill up with hungry diners, stadiums roar with cheering […]

Business Ins & Outs: Beer Garden, Faherty, Revelle, Cat Cafe, Peacock Café


Proposed: Beer Garden at Latham Hotel Site A beer garden has been proposed for 3000 M St. NW, the site of an officially “blighted property,” where Le Madeleine Bakery & […]