Flattening the Curve on the Homefront

It would be so great if we could simply close our front doors and stay safe from the Coronavirus. Unfortunately, that isn't how things work, and … [read more]

Fairmont Brings Back Take-Out Paella April 8th

Fairmont, Washington, D.C. Georgetown is bringing back Executive Chef Jordi Gallardo’s signature Paella as take-out on Wednesday, April … [read more]

WFP Lists Renovated Town Home in Hillandale's...

Cynthia Howar of Washington Fine Properties has listed a 3,276 square foot four bedroom, three and-a-half bath town home at 3907 Ivy Terrace Court NW … [read more]

DC Voting in 2020

In light of the spread of COVID-19, 20 Voting Centers will open throughout the District of Columbia beginning May 22, 2020, and will remain open … [read more]

Carine's Bridal Making Masks

The team at Carine's Bridal Atelier is sewing and delivering face masks to help with the shortage during this pandemic.  They need your … [read more]

Will Sanders Do the Right Thing in 2020?

In 2016, when it was clear Hillary Clinton had the required number of delegates to win the nomination and Sen. Bernie Sanders had lost he refused to … [read more]

Speakers Table

by Guest Plate

WFP Lists Renovated Town Home in Hillandale's Gated Community

Cynthia Howar of Washington Fine Properties has listed a 3,276 square foot four bedroom, three and-a-half bath town home at 3907 Ivy Terrace Court NW in Hillandale at $1,795,000.  Located in the … [read more]

Community Palette

by Peter Rosenstein

Will Sanders Do the Right Thing in 2020?

In 2016, when it was clear Hillary Clinton had the required number of delegates to win the nomination and Sen. Bernie Sanders had lost he refused to accept the result and pushed on to the … [read more]

Digging In

by Fondue Pot

Carine's Bridal Making Masks

The team at Carine's Bridal Atelier is sewing and delivering face masks to help with the shortage during this pandemic.  They need your help and have set up a GoFundMe site. If you … [read more]

A La Carte

by Judith Beermann

Ambika Dies at 72

Ambika, the oldest Asian elephant at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo was euthanized Friday. She was 72 and had been in ill health with complications from osteoarthritis. When I won a … [read more]

Spread The Word

by Butter Dish

Social Distancing Is Not Just for People

The jury is out whether companies redesigning their corpoarate logos in response to the COVID-19 is a good thing or not. But it's happening now, reports CNN Business.Does it reflect our … [read more]

Rothman At-Large

by David H. Rothman

Stupidity Can Kill: How to Vet and Test Would-Be Presidents

A nuclear bomb from China or North Korea—that’s how I expected to die if Donald Trump was too inept to handle a major crisis. The Trump-worsened coronavirus threat is so prosaic by … [read more]

Get There Now

by Blue Plate

Clyde's Restaurants Offer Curbside Pickup and Delivery

Clyde’s of Georgetown, The Tombs , Old Ebbitt Grill, The Hamilton and Clyde's Gallery Place are open for curbside pickup and delivery.  p.p1 {margin: … [read more]

Amuse Bouche

by Tasting Spoon

José Andrés Closes All His DC Area Restaurants

“We are doing this for the right reasons. We need to take care of our employees, we need to take care of our guests for their safety, more importantly we need to take care of every one of … [read more]

Create and Curate

by Kristen Coffield

Flattening the Curve on the Homefront

It would be so great if we could simply close our front doors and stay safe from the Coronavirus. Unfortunately, that isn't how things work, and we need to learn the most effective ways of keeping … [read more]

What's Hot

by Pepper Pot

Stay Fit Georgetown

While we’re home, more than ever, we need a healthy way to channel our energy. Many of Georgetown’s fitness studios are offering virtual classes during COVID-19.  p.p1 {margin: 0.0px … [read more]

In The Know

by The Scoop

Stay Home DC

To mitigate the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), Mayor Muriel Bowser issued Mayor’s Order 2020-053: Closure of Non-Essential Businesses and Prohibition on Large Gatherings During … [read more]

It's Steaming

by Hot Dish

Curbside Pickup Made Easier

The city is setting up curbside pickup zones near restaurants to make it easier for customers to get food and beverages to go. The District Department of Transportation has installed signage at … [read more]

On The Look Out

by Watched Pot

Georgetown COVID-19 Updates and Resources

The Georgetown BID continues to monitor the rapidly evolving situation with COVID-19, wanting to ensure that business owners, residents, students, and visitors are informed about the ways in which … [read more]

Katherine's Silver Lining Approach: Use This Time to Whip Yourself into Shape!

Yesterday morning I was so tempted to skip exercise. It was hard tearing myself away from reaching out to you. Are you happy with your health and weight? Can I help? Would you like to join me? Since I … [read more]

Gravy Boat

by So Saucy

Al Dente Delivers

Al Dente is now offering delivery of pizzas, pastas and salads from 11:30 am until 7:30 pm.  To order delivery, please follow this link. To order take out, please call … [read more]

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Anonymous — I think Bernie Sanders was reckless and irrespnsible when he deliberately injured Clinton after it was clear he would not gain the nomination.... … [read more]
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Anonymous — From the Zoo's webisite: "Born in India around 1948, Ambika was captured in the Coorg forest when she was about 8 years old. She worked as a … [read more]
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Judith Beermann — I agree with you and would like nothing more than to see all wildlife free and safe from what humans do to their habits around the world. But zoos... … [read more]
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Anonymous — "For the past 59 years, Ambika had been integral to the Zoo’s campaign to save Asian elephants from extinction." No -- the battle to save Asian... … [read more]
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David Rothman — East Georgetowner, Thomas Green and Trump-worshippers in general: EG: Of course, the pandemic is a vital topic. That's why Trump's bungling of the... … [read more]
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