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Holy Trinity School to Mark 200 Years

By Karen McCooey To celebrate 200 years of “students for others,” Holy Trinity School is inviting its Georgetown neighbors to take part in a 200th...

More Arlington Bridge Closures

The 86-year-old bridge, closed daily from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. since Wednesday, Oct. 3, will close at 9 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 5, and remain closed all weekend, reopening at 5 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 8.

Five Reported Gas Leaks in One Day

ANC member Jim Wilcox has been in contact with Jack Evans, Georgetown’s representative on the D.C. Council, and Washington Gas’s director of corporate public policy about the rising concerns.

Gas Leaks, Explosions ‘Not Unusual’

The photos last Tuesday, Sept. 11, were chilling. Dozens of homes in the Boston suburbs suddenly exploded from unknown gas leaks caused by an...

Repeal Likely for Initiative 77

The long-anticipated D.C. Council meeting to consider a proposal to repeal Initiative 77 — the so-called Fair Wage Act for the District’s tipped employees,...

A Bench for Betsy

The Betsy McGregor Cooley bench at Volta Park was unveiled Sept. 23, as friends, family and community leaders recalled their time with Cooley, the...

Small Cell Plans Challenged

It seems inevitable that small cell technology — variously pictured as big and small boxes with a tangle of wires emanating from them —...

No Answer to Airline Noise in Sight

In a mind-numbing presentation on Sept. 20, Randy Waldeck of the CSDA Design Group concluded, yet again and with a shrug, that airplane noise is increasing and there’s not much that can be done about it. 

Glover Park Welcomes a Wingo’s

The new Wingo's is located at 2218 Wisconsin Ave. NW. Last June, a kitchen fire destroyed the flagship on O Street in Georgetown, scheduled to reopen later this year.

Local Catholics Grapple With Clergy Sex Scandals, Cover-Ups

At Sunday Mass at Holy Trinity Catholic Church on 36th Street in Georgetown, before the final blessing and departing hymn, upcoming parish events are...