Georgetowners Celebrate at Friends of Rose Park Benefit

The Friends of Rose Park (FRP) hosted their annual Fall Benefit at the Dodge Mansion in Georgetown's East Village Thursday night.  Dodge, … [read more]

Art Desks at Addison Ripley Fine Art

Addison Ripley Fine Art is pleased to announce the release of Art Desks by photographer E. Brady Robinson with an essay by Andy Grundberg published by … [read more]

It Takes a Village

“You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.”  Khalil GibranN Street … [read more]

Howl-O-Ween Pet Adoption at Washington Harbour Oct. 25

Howl-O-Ween Pet Adoption event will be held in Georgetown at the Washington Harbour Saturday, October 25th from noon until 3:00 pm. Pumpkin biscuits … [read more]

Chef José Andrés Brings Beefsteak to GWU

World-renowned chef José Andrés will bring his first fast-casual eatery to the Foggy Bottom Campus of George Washington University in early spring … [read more]

'Yammer's' World

“We have an instinctive connection with other animals,” said Wayne Pacelle, President and CEO of The Humane Society of the United States, … [read more]

Stir It Up

by Mixing Bowl

Chef José Andrés Brings Beefsteak to GWU

World-renowned chef José Andrés will bring his first fast-casual eatery to the Foggy Bottom Campus of George Washington University in early spring 2015.Beefsteak (as in beefsteak tomato), a vegetable … [read more]

Community Palette

by Peter Rosenstein

Another Shakespeare GALA: Another Day to Remember

Sunday dawned cold and clear, a great day for the Annual Shakespeare GALA. The Gala events began with brunch at the British Ambassador’s residence. A delicious brunch buffet was served and by … [read more]

King Cake

by Ada Polla

On Intention and Productivity

A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to attend a Cadre lunch, during which Derek Coburn discussed intention and productivity. And if you know me, you know productivity is something that fascinates … [read more]

Speakers Table

by Guest Plate

An Interview With Phil Mendelson, Chairman, DC City Council

Phil Mendelson is the accidental Council Chairman.  His straight-forward, hard-working, low-key approach to politics led his Council colleagues to pick him as temporary chairman in 2012 when his … [read more]

What's Healthier: Sugar or Artificial Sweeteners?

For years, my clients have been asking me: "Is it better to eat 'sugar-free' yogurt? Or, yogurt with fruit on the bottom with all that sugar? What about sugar in my coffee? … [read more]

Visual Currency

by Oliver Devine

Georgetowners Celebrate at Friends of Rose Park Benefit

The Friends of Rose Park (FRP) hosted their annual Fall Benefit at the Dodge Mansion in Georgetown's East Village Thursday night.  Dodge, home of gracious FRP supporter Bill Dean, provided … [read more]

Hollywood on the Potomac

by Janet Donovan

It Takes a Village

“You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.”  Khalil GibranN Street Village’s Impact Committee welcomed an … [read more]

Georgetown Current

by The Georgetown Current

Local Marine Runs 65 Miles for Cystic Fibrosis

By Kat LuceroCurrent Staff WriterJesse Sjoberg had a bleak start last Saturday in his quest to run 65 miles.The dark skies poured chilly rain when he left his Palisades home around 4 a.m., posing a … [read more]

A La Carte

by Judith Beermann

Uber's Travis Kalanick Tops Fortune's 40 Under 40 List

The Georgetown Dish was not surprised when Fortune Magazine announced its 2014 list of the 40 most influential people under 40, and Uber's CEO Travis Kalanick tied with Facebook founder Mark … [read more]

Runaway Spoon

by Janet Staihar

Points of Light To Hold Awards Dinner at Chinese Embassy

The Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Washington, D.C., will be the stunning venue for this year’s Tribute Awards for Points of Light, the global volunteer organization inspired … [read more]

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