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Worm-Sized Snakes Close Down Georgetown Library

Officially ring-necked snakes (Diadophis punctatus), the diminutive reptiles are very commonly found in the northern Virginia region, particularly in moist areas, including river floodplains.

A Summer Picnic and Pedal in Georgetown

The Rosewood hotel, located at 1050 31st St. NW, now allows guests to rent upscale bicycles packed with a picnic-basket lunch for an afternoon of self-guided touring.

Downtowner DC Aug. 8, 2018

3 Metro Lines to Avoid in August From Aug. 11 to 26, there will be a 24/7 shutdown of Metro’s Blue Line and single-tracking throughout...

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.

Business Ins & Outs Aug. 8, 2018

By Stephanie Green and Robert Devaney In: Bed and Biscuits Our four-legged friends are getting a bite out of the “on demand” movement. Beginning this month,...

A Night at ‘Romeo and Juliet’

Summer has arrived in the District and that means Ward 2 Night at the Shakespeare Theatre is right around the corner. Last year, the Shakespeare...

A Fund for Community Newspapers?

It’s the dog days of summer and — while we’d love to be able to relax a bit and go rollin’ on the river...

Big Plans for Jelleff Center

For decades, a Georgetown athletic facility and youth center, complete with community swimming pool, has been almost invisible. The complex is set back in...

BID Modifies K St. Reconfiguration

Sometimes the best of plans looks different once it is implemented. Such is the case with the reconfiguration of K and Water Streets in...

D.C.’s 16 Main Streets Share Ideas

On Saturday, July 28, DC Main Streets hosted a summit to provide advanced training for the program’s executive directors, board members, staff, partners and...