Town Topics April 4, 2018

By Peggy Sands and Robert Devaney Huge Art Show Coming to Rose Park Washington-based fine artist Kiril Jeliazkov is bringing more than 90 pieces of his...

Feds Deny Plane Noise Complaint

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit determined that the Fair Skies Coalition's argument against new flight paths ran into “procedural and substantive obstacles."

Jesus Comes to Georgetown

Jesus came to Georgetown — to 1789 Restaurant, on Feb. 1, to be exact. He stood in the Middleburg Room, a handsome young man with...

Nameless Resting Place Gets DAR Recognition

One of the best aspects of being regent of my chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution is exploring our colonial connections to...

Town Topics March 21, 2018

By Peggy Sands and Robert Devaney As Council Chair, Mendelson Looks for Compromise During his years as an at-large member of the District Council, from 1999...

Ministry Center Reopens in New Space With New Director

The March 19 launch of the new space at 1041 Wisconsin Ave. NW comes just six weeks after Lissa Ramsepaul was welcomed as Georgetown Ministry Center’s new executive director. 

Mayor: Metro Will Be Fully Funded

Mayor Muriel Bowser declared the District's commitment on March 15, in the first moments of her State of the District address at the University of the District of Columbia. 

Town Topics March 7, 2018

By Peggy Sands and Robert Devaney One-Sided Parking Sparks Lively Debate at ANC The topics of parking and traffic flows have often triggered heated exchanges at...

One-Sided Parking Sparks Lively Debate at ANC

The hall at Visitation School was standing room only Feb. 26, and the commission devoted over an hour to two proposals by Commissioners Jim Wilcox and Peter Murphy.

Heads Up: Parking at ANC, Bring Back Johnson’s, GU Hospital Work

Two important meetings tonight, Monday, Feb. 26: ANC 2E at Georgetown Visitation (parking is on the agenda) and an American University town hall (with an appeal to save Johnson's Garden Center). Starting Wednesday: site prep for Medstar's new surgical pavilion.