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Rollin’ on the River

The 405-mile Potomac isn’t the 2,320-mile Mississippi, and Georgetown isn’t New Orleans or Memphis, but if you come down to our partly tidal river, you’ll find plenty of people who live, work and play there, especially in the summertime.

Arlington Boathouse Plans Advance

Questions remain regarding funding for the project and if the boathouse will solely serve local rowing teams or if it will also offer kayak, canoe and paddleboard rentals.

Georgetown Library Issues Summer Challenge

The gauntlet has been thrown down to Georgetown’s well-read adults: to read a daunting classic like “Ulysses” or “Moby Dick” for at least 20 minutes a day.

D.C. Bicyclists Killed in Tajikistan

Bicyclists Jay Austin, Lauren Geoghegan, Rene Wokke from the Netherlands and Markus Hummel from Switzerland were hit by a car on July 29, according to Tajik authorities and news reports.

$7 Million Budgeted for Jelleff Rec Center

Many at the July 23 community-input meeting spoke of needing space for programs from yoga to child care, more senior and teen services and even a nutrition and cooking center.

Mobike, Ofo Leaving D.C.

Ofo has declared that it will focus on providing bicycles to cities that are a better fit with its revenue model, like San Diego and Seattle, where the company faces fewer regulatory challenges.

The Sport, the Magic of Polo

As a kid, horses were my life. They provided my income throughout high school and paid for college. Title IX was passed when I...

Glamsquad Is on the Move

Cosmetic services app Glamsquad has acquired its D.C. competitor, Veluxe. The merger will take effect this summer. Known as the Uber of the beauty industry,...

Sailing Into Summer

Independence Day has passed, but we are still showcasing our red, white and blue. What better way to keep cool than in nautical-inspired clothing?...

‘Devil Wears Prada’ Author Signs Her Latest

Few of the book-related events that Georgetowners can choose to attend offer as much to do as did the June 9 “Girls Day Out” at Bethesda Row with Lauren Weisberger, who signed copies of “When Life Gives You Lululemons.”