Legendary Organic Chef Prepares to Move On

By Mark LiebermanCurrent Staff WriterNora Pouillon, a venerated organic chef with some 40 years of experience in D.C.’s culinary scene, recalls … [read more]

'Age of Discovery': A Must Read to...

It was in October 2016 I was fortunate to meet Chris Kutarna, co-author of an incredible new book Age of Discovery. Chris wandered into the coffee … [read more]

The Oscars: 'Moonlight'

Moonlight film synopsis: As he grows from childhood to adulthood in Miami, a young black man grapples with surviving the poverty and drugs that … [read more]

Curator Conversation with Author Flora Fraser at Tudor...

Join Tudor Place Curator Grant Quertermous as he sits down with acclaimed historian and biographer Flora Fraser Wednesday, March 15, 2017 from … [read more]

A Trump-Era Etiquette Guide

George Roper, my good friend from high school, is dead now. When alive, he was often as right-wing as they come—complete with a passionate … [read more]

Via Umbria Carnevale Celebrazione!

It’s Carnevale and just because you can’t make it to Venice this year doesn’t mean you shouldn’t get to … [read more]

Community Palette

by Peter Rosenstein

'Age of Discovery': A Must Read to Understand Today’s World

It was in October 2016 I was fortunate to meet Chris Kutarna, co-author of an incredible new book Age of Discovery. Chris wandered into the coffee shop in the District of Columbia where my morning … [read more]

Rothman At-Large

by David H. Rothman

A Trump-Era Etiquette Guide

George Roper, my good friend from high school, is dead now. When alive, he was often as right-wing as they come—complete with a passionate anti-Obama blog. And yet George and I avoided … [read more]

Spread The Word

by Butter Dish

O Magazine and Talbots Partner for Dress for Success

Tuesday, February 21, The Talbots O Magazine Collection will hit stores nationwide and online. Consisting of nine easy pieces, this capsule collection can easily be mixed and matched with … [read more]

Stir It Up

by Mixing Bowl

Georgetown University Study Shows Mindfulness Effective

Recently published in Psychiatry Research, a Georgetown psychiatrist has demonstrated learning mindfulness meditation during an eight-week course resulted in a lower stress response in people with … [read more]

Vitamin D Boosts Muscular Strength, Power, Velocity, While Lowering Body Fat

A new study reports that Vitamin D effects certain genes which are involved in muscle and fat mass and function. As we age, muscle mass and strength decrease, to the point where our muscles actually … [read more]

A La Carte

by Judith Beermann

DC Mayor and City Council Honor Peter D. Rosenstein

January 31st is now officially Peter D. Rosenstein Day in Washington, DC.  Tuesday evening, Dr. James D'Orta, Jed Ross and their children (triplets Mary Rose, AJ and Cubby) welcomed … [read more]

Georgetown Current

by The Georgetown Current

Legendary Organic Chef Prepares to Move On

By Mark LiebermanCurrent Staff WriterNora Pouillon, a venerated organic chef with some 40 years of experience in D.C.’s culinary scene, recalls an odd moment early in her career that convinced … [read more]

Hollywood on the Potomac

by Janet Donovan

The Oscars: 'Moonlight'

Moonlight film synopsis: As he grows from childhood to adulthood in Miami, a young black man grapples with surviving the poverty and drugs that pervade his neighborhood, establishing his own identity … [read more]

The State of the Union

It’s that time of year again when the garden’s drab greens and browns are more than a little depressing.  Ornamental cabbages and pansies are tired and worn looking, and most … [read more]

Runaway Spoon

by Janet Staihar

Torschlusspanik Hymnal

Three tenors of foreign policy -- former Sen. Sam Nunn, former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and former Defense Secretary Robert Gates – sang from the same hymnal about … [read more]

Daily Roast

by Espresso Cup

Congrats to Chef Nora!

DC restaurant pioneer Chef Nora Pouillon will be receiving the The James Beard Foundation's Lifetime Achievement Award in Chicago on May 1, 2017.  Pouillon, born in Vienna in … [read more]

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