Admissions Scandal Hits Close to Home

The investigation has ensnared Georgetown University, in the person of Gordon Ernst, a former tennis coach who has been, according to reports, charged with racketeering and conspiracy.

‘Georgetown Karen’ Confronted by Street Protesters

On Saturday, about a dozen protesters with noisemakers faced off with police officers and the driver of a car that the youths claim tried to run them down. 

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.

D.C. Public School Starts Today — With All Buildings Closed

Ideally, all students should be able to get DCPS programs online with their student ID and have a device with a keyboard and, if possible, headphones.  

Election 2020: What D.C. Voters Need to Know

This year — already precedent-shattering in so many ways — will bring about changes to the way we’ve traditionally cast our ballots.

Some, Not All, Child Care Facilities Reopening

Facing increased costs associated with cleaning, personal protective equipment and smaller class sizes, several Georgetown child care providers are not planning to offer in-person services this fall.

Homelessness: A Growing Neighborhood Concern

Positive developments regarding the issue of homelessness include the reopening of Georgetown Ministry Center, which is offering "modified window services.”

Reenergized: Rose Park Farmer’s Market

The market boasts new vendors, enthusiastic young volunteers — including teenagers who are maintaining the market’s Instagram and Facebook accounts — and a community-friendly configuration.

Sold: Kevin Plank’s Georgetown Mansion

The 12,000-square-foot mansion at 1405 34th St. NW owned by the billionaire Under Armour founder went for $17.25 million, $7.25 million under last fall's listing price.

500 GU Students Show Up on Move-In Weekend

Once the students checked in, they were given virus test kits. They had agreed to take the tests, give them to university health officials, then self-quarantine for two weeks.