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Record Numbers at National Book Festival (photos)

Thousands were turned away as Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor discussed her new books for children on the festival's main stage, the Washington Convention Center's 2,500-seat ballroom having quickly filled to capacity.

John McCain: The Long Goodbye

The presence and participation of the two presidents, George W. Bush and Barack Obama, was practically an ode to embracing bipartisanship, as opposed to a eulogy for it, as well as a kind of affront to the absence of President Donald Trump.

ANC Wednesday: Car Break-Ins, Small Cell Tech, New Restaurants

At the meeting, the advisory neighborhood commission plans to adopt a resolution regarding several restaurant alteration and signage projects on the Old Georgetown Board's agenda.

McCain Continually Crossed the Aisle

The late Sen. John McCain will lie in state in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda starting at 11 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 31. Speakers will include Mitch McConnell, Paul Ryan, Chuck Schumer and Mike Pence. 

Artifacts Hint at Halcyon House’s Past

On Aug. 21, at the Georgetown Public Library, Jennifer Porter-Lupu, a doctoral student in anthropology at Northwestern University, presented a portion of what she had uncovered.
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National Portrait Gallery Honors John McCain With Memorial Photo (video)

The National Portrait Gallery today honored the life and legacy of the late John McCain by hanging his photograph for an indefinite period in...

Guapo’s Opens at Washington Harbour

With 100 seats inside, 16 at the bar and 40 outside on the patio, the new Georgetown Guapo's shimmers with an ultramodern vibe.

Sen. John McCain, Gone Too Soon at 81

McCain had qualities that might have inspired us moving forward: humor, the experience of suffering, a heroic nature, principles and honor, a natural optimism about American virtues and the nation’s future.

202Creates Becomes a Year-Round ‘Movement’

Opening night of the third annual 202Creates will kick off at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 29, at City Winery, 1350 Okie St. NE, a concert venue and urban winery in Ivy City.
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Portrait Gallery Displays Bernstein Photo on 100th Birthday (video)

The photograph, a promised gift to the museum from Daniel Greenberg and Susan Steinhauser, is on view in the Gallery's “Celebrate” space on the first floor, near the G Street entrance, through Sept. 23.