'The Vanity Fair Diaries'

“Tina Brown is a modern Becky Sharp – bouncy, ambitious, calculating and ruthless: That’s Roger Louis, The Times of London. I … [read more]

Tudor Place, Other Historic Local Homes Showcase...

By Robin EberhardtCurrent Staff WriterHistoric houses around the District are lighting up their Christmas trees, putting out poinsettias and proudly … [read more]

Georgetown Celebrates Tom Quinn's 80th Birthday...

Lobbyist Tom Quinn celebrated his 80th birthday for at least the fifth time Thursday in Georgetown -- among other parties past or planned in Newport, … [read more]

CARE Hosts Global Leaders, Honors Girls' Education

With the Afghanistan and United Arab Emirates ambassadors attending, the global poverty-fighting organization CARE hosted a reception Tuesday to … [read more]

Michael Kahn Introduces the Cast of 'Hamlet'

The Shakespeare Theatre has a great tradition of introducing the casts of its plays as they begin rehearsals. That tradition continued on Tuesday … [read more]

Monaco Opens New Chancery

To paraphrase a famous song title, Monaco’s Ambassador Maguy Maccario Doyle is now an intown girl. So intown that the principality’s new … [read more]

Main Dish

by Beth Solomon

Georgetown Celebrates Tom Quinn's 80th Birthday -- Again

Lobbyist Tom Quinn celebrated his 80th birthday for at least the fifth time Thursday in Georgetown -- among other parties past or planned in Newport, Palm Beach, Dublin and San Francisco -- amid … [read more]

Community Palette

by Peter Rosenstein

Michael Kahn Introduces the Cast of 'Hamlet'

The Shakespeare Theatre has a great tradition of introducing the casts of its plays as they begin rehearsals. That tradition continued on Tuesday evening with the introduction of the cast of Hamlet … [read more]

A La Carte

by Judith Beermann

Merry & Bright With Luigi & Yon-Ka

With champagne flowing, what better time to try a signature Yon-Ka Paris facial with aesthetician Valentina Montevecchi, who, along with Nadia Ouellette and Evelyn Ellis, form the … [read more]

What's Hot

by Pepper Pot

Gift The Dish

Wondering what to give your friends and family this holiday season?giftthedish … [read more]

Speakers Table

by Guest Plate

Dr. Harlan Ullman on Why America Loses Every War It Starts

Dr. Harlan Ullman, Georgetown resident, discussed his latest book Anatomy of Failure: Why America Loses Every War It Starts with a capacity crowd on Thursday night at the City Tavern … [read more]

Create and Curate

by Kristen Coffield

Sleep Is Your Super Power

Sleep is the single most important thing you can do to create a foundation for Beautiful Longevity. Restorative rest is the key to a happy, healthy and productive life; improving cognitive function, … [read more]

It's Steaming

by Hot Dish

CAG Celebrates 'The Streets of Georgetown'

Over three hundred Citizens Association of Georgetown (CAG) members, sponsors, volunteers and neighborhood friends turned out for the Georgetown Gala "Streets of Georgetown" at the Four … [read more]

Hollywood on the Potomac

by Janet Donovan

'The Vanity Fair Diaries'

“Tina Brown is a modern Becky Sharp – bouncy, ambitious, calculating and ruthless: That’s Roger Louis, The Times of London. I don’t know how you get The New Yorker and The New … [read more]

Georgetown Current

by The Georgetown Current

Tudor Place, Other Historic Local Homes Showcase Seasonal Exhibits

By Robin EberhardtCurrent Staff WriterHistoric houses around the District are lighting up their Christmas trees, putting out poinsettias and proudly displaying their seasonal exhibits as December … [read more]

Daily Roast

by Espresso Cup

CARE Hosts Global Leaders, Honors Girls' Education

With the Afghanistan and United Arab Emirates ambassadors attending, the global poverty-fighting organization CARE hosted a reception Tuesday to honor the progress made toward girls’ … [read more]

Runaway Spoon

by Janet Staihar

Monaco Opens New Chancery

To paraphrase a famous song title, Monaco’s Ambassador Maguy Maccario Doyle is now an intown girl. So intown that the principality’s new chancery is just several blocks away from … [read more]

Diet Simple Tip# 132 for Party Goers: The 25 Percent Blowout!

Here's some rocket science: What happens when you go to four or five parties in a week, and you eat yourself silly at each one? You'll make a good social impression, but the impression on the … [read more]

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