Kitty Kelley Hosts Marian Wright Edelman

“The aftermath of our unexpected and shocking national political tsunami places a half century of hard earned child investments, policies and … [read more]

Heating Plant Wins Fine Arts Nod

By Brady HoltCurrent Staff WriterGeorgetown’s West Heating Plant project won conceptual approval from the U.S. Commission of Fine Arts last … [read more]

Do More 24 'Start Your Activism @ Home'

Do More 24 “Start your Activism @ Home" is our region’s largest online giving day.  It takes place during the 24-hour … [read more]

Chelsea Clinton and Michelle Nunn Join Forces

With federal budget cuts looming for international and domestic aid to the poor and displaced, Chelsea Clinton, vice chair for the Clinton … [read more]

Citizens Association of Georgetown Recognizes...

The Citizens Association of Georgetown (CAG) held its annual meeting Tuesday at newly restored Dumbarton House. The evening began with a special … [read more]

Wegmans Slated to Open in Fannie Mae Building on...

The recently sold 228,000 square foot building at 3900 Wisconsin Avenue NW, currently Fannie Mae headquarters, is slated to become the first … [read more]

Daily Roast

by Espresso Cup

Kitty Kelley Hosts Marian Wright Edelman

“The aftermath of our unexpected and shocking national political tsunami places a half century of hard earned child investments, policies and programs at risk of complete dismantlement … [read more]

Community Palette

by Peter Rosenstein

Do More 24 'Start Your Activism @ Home'

Do More 24 “Start your Activism @ Home" is our region’s largest online giving day.  It takes place during the 24-hour period occurring on June 8th from 12 midnight to … [read more]

Stir It Up

by Mixing Bowl

Citizens Association of Georgetown Recognizes Community Leaders

The Citizens Association of Georgetown (CAG) held its annual meeting Tuesday at newly restored Dumbarton House. The evening began with a special reception for new CAG … [read more]

Speakers Table

by Guest Plate

Wegmans Slated to Open in Fannie Mae Building on Wisconsin Avenue

The recently sold 228,000 square foot building at 3900 Wisconsin Avenue NW, currently Fannie Mae headquarters, is slated to become the first Washington, DC Wegmans. Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. is a … [read more]

The Right Amount of Alcohol Can Improve Health

Nutrition is a complicated science. Some of what we know makes complete sense, but often the science seems counter-intuitive. For instance, most people know that fruits and vegetables are good for … [read more]

A La Carte

by Judith Beermann

Cigale, Cicada

If we were in the South of France, there'd be a parade. The noisy spokes insect of provençal culture (thanks to the poet Frédéric Mistral), is off schedule and emerging en … [read more]

Main Dish

by Beth Solomon

Poisoned, not Penitent: Russian Activist Urges U.S. to Stand Up to Putin

Two years ago, Vladimir Kara-Murza, a boyish former journalist and political activist in Russia, was mysteriously poisoned and fell into a coma. Three months earlier, his friend and ally, activist … [read more]

On The Look Out

by Watched Pot

Under Armour Not Coming to Georgetown

As reported May 10 in Washington Business Journal, Sagamore Development, the investment company which owns the building on the southeast corner of Wisconsin and M Street in Georgetown, is … [read more]

Rothman At-Large

by David H. Rothman

A Fake Newser in King Donald’s Court

Late last night I fell asleep reading the Failing New York Times on my iPad here in Alexandria, Virginia. To my surprise, though a time warp and other inexplicable phenomena, I awoke in a … [read more]

King Cake

by Ada Polla

Gold Leaf Studios: A DC Treasure

I have lived in DC for 15 years, and I still discover hidden treasures. My most recent discovery is Gold Leaf Studios, a gilding studio tucked behind 22nd Street NW.I have never been an artist, … [read more]

Georgetown Current

by The Georgetown Current

Heating Plant Wins Fine Arts Nod

By Brady HoltCurrent Staff WriterGeorgetown’s West Heating Plant project won conceptual approval from the U.S. Commission of Fine Arts last Thursday, a surprising reversal of objections from the … [read more]

Runaway Spoon

by Janet Staihar

Chelsea Clinton and Michelle Nunn Join Forces

With federal budget cuts looming for international and domestic aid to the poor and displaced, Chelsea Clinton, vice chair for the Clinton Foundation, and CARE CEO and President Michelle Nunn are … [read more]

Hollywood on the Potomac

by Janet Donovan

The Hamptons!

“When you mix them all together, it’s mayhem,” author Holly Peterson told Hollywood on the Potomac at a book launch in her honor at The Jefferson Hotel in Washington, DC for her … [read more]

What's Hot

by Pepper Pot

One-Stop Summer Beauty Shopping

The only salon in Washington, DC to use Murad facial products is also the only place you’ll find master aesthetician Linda Hardiman and master lash artist Titi!  From Medical and … [read more]

Gravy Boat

by So Saucy

Dr. Tina Alster Introduces Silhouette InstaLift to DC

Founded by renowned dermatologic surgeon Tina Alster, MD in 1990, the Washington Institute of Dermatologic Laser Surgery was the first private practice in the world exclusively dedicated to the … [read more]

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Anonymous — I'm a true believer that the West Heating Plant has to go, but replacing it with a similar building (doesn't everyone agree that the current … [read more]
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