Slow Bustling in Georgetown

Much of Georgetown has shut down, but one can still see joggers, bicyclists, parents pushing strollers, dogs being walked and plenty of construction workers.

In Lockdown, Every Pet Is a Therapy Animal

The Georgetowner wants to hear all about the hijinks, shenanigans and adorable (deplorable?) behavior of our readers’ furry friends.

Mane-taining My Sanity

The day before I was to have my hair colored by my wonderful hairdresser, the salon owner called to say they we were closing for two weeks.

2020 Garden Tour Is Shelved

They are gorgeous. Intimate. Grand. Colorful. Hidden. And they will remain so until next May. They are the gardens of the Georgetown Garden Tour,...

Buy Fresh Buy Local

In the middle of a global pandemic, food is more important than ever. The Buy Fresh Buy Local Program is a nationwide effort that...

D.C. Schools to Close 3 Weeks Early

Due to the coronavirus crisis, some of the red-line requirements for grade advancement and graduation are being waived.

A COVID-Positive Parent’s Morning

“Mommy? Can I please stop watching the iPad now?” My six-year-old son not so gently shakes my arm as I roll over in bed....

AllTrails App, the Perfect COVID Thing to Do

For those going stir crazy inside, as they say, there’s an app for that! AllTrails, an app for hikers has an “outdoors” platform with...

Gardening: Green Balm for Code-Red Times

“No occupation is so delightful to me as the culture of the earth, and no culture comparable to that of the garden.” So sayeth...

GW Hospital Starts Drive-Through, Walk-In Testing

The District is expecting a surge in COVID-19 cases over the next week or two, before the number of infections is likely to peak.