Mayor Says ‘Call the Police!’

August 3, 2020

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser was feistier than usual at her daily morning press conference on July 29.

When a reporter asked her what she recommended that Walmarts do when customers refuse to wear a mandated mask in a store, the …

Ward 2 Is Underestimating Trump’s Authoritarianism Threat

July 27, 2020


Our greatest intellectual Achilles heel is that we tend not to believe something that hasn’t happened to us.

Most people reading this have never lived under authoritarianism. We just can’t imagine it: and so we disbelieve this threat, in …

D.C. Covid-19 Deaths Stand at 543

June 25, 2020

From the Office of the Mayor:

The District’s reported data for Wednesday, June 24, 2020, includes 31 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 10,159.

The District reported two additional COVID-19 related deaths.


Office of the Mayor: Coronavirus Data for May 12

May 13, 2020

(WASHINGTON, DC) – The District’s reported data for Tuesday, May 12, 2020, includes 99 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 6,584.

The District reported 14 additional COVID-19 related deaths:

·         47-year-old male


Georgetown’s 6 p.m. Friendly Wave Makes Debut

March 19, 2020

The 6 p.m. Friendly Wave is spreading through Georgetown to create a community connection during the coronavirus pandemic. Residents are asked to open their windows or doors and wave, and also to sit on their stoop, wave and say hello …

Jack Evans Saga Plays Alongside the Trump Show

December 5, 2019

That old saying and song — “All politics is local” — continued to play in Washington this week,  as the story of the political fate of the longest-serving D.C. Council member vied for attention with the likelihood of an impeachment …

ANC Monday: Ellington Field, Ginkgos, Washington Harbour Flood Wall

November 29, 2019

The Georgetown-Burleith-Hillandale Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC 2E) will hold its December meeting on Monday, Dec. 2, at 6:30 p.m. at Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School, 35th Street and Volta Place NW, in the Heritage Room on the second floor of the

Chamber’s Orange Promotes What Makes D.C. Special

September 30, 2019

When Vincent Orange became president and CEO of the DC Chamber of Commerce back in August of 2016, it seemed like a good fit for him, a kind of climax to the natural curve of his professional life. “The transition …

Endless Possibilities

July 10, 2019


Jeff Akseizer’s philosophy is simple. “I design homes that I’d want to live in,” says the self-described “house whisperer” and founder of award-winning …

Capital Pride: 50 Years After Stonewall   

June 5, 2019

It’s Capital Pride time, a prime time in the nation’s capital.

We are once again in the midst of the Capital Pride Alliance’s annual LGBTQ festival, which began on May 31 and runs through June 9. The Capital