New Orleans: The Wild Bewitching City

Written by Guest Contributor Fatema SachakNew Orleans, the city of Jazz, Mardi Gras and all-night drinking is an illustrious world of it own. The … [read more]

My Picks in Print for the Holidays

Devoted Kindler I am but some pages need to be touched and turned.  These are my top 10 books for gifting this season: 1. Jon … [read more]

Coding Dojo Blazes a Trail to 21st Century Careers

In an increasingly volatile workplace, more career paths are taking zigs and zags. Mark T. Smith is an artist, entrepreneur and business leader now … [read more]

Meridian Extravaganza!

“The many years spent in our Foreign Service followed by 17 years as President of Meridian International Center, confirmed to us then and … [read more]

DIGEST DESIGN IX: Solis Betancourt & Sherrill in...

Jose Solís Betancourt and Paul Sherrill, partners of DC-based Solís Betancourt & Sherrill, have an international following, with clients seeking … [read more]

Lberté For All!

The champagne flowed freely as Georgetowners came out in seasonal style to welcome Brasserie Liberté to the neighborhood.  Friday … [read more]

Main Dish

by Beth Solomon

Coding Dojo Blazes a Trail to 21st Century Careers

In an increasingly volatile workplace, more career paths are taking zigs and zags. Mark T. Smith is an artist, entrepreneur and business leader now serving as Vice President of Growth and Partnerships … [read more]

Stir It Up

by Mixing Bowl

Lberté For All!

The champagne flowed freely as Georgetowners came out in seasonal style to welcome Brasserie Liberté to the neighborhood.  Friday evening's pre-opening bash was a joyous affair as … [read more]

Hollywood on the Potomac

by Janet Donovan

Meridian Extravaganza!

“The many years spent in our Foreign Service followed by 17 years as President of Meridian International Center, confirmed to us then and now more than ever, the importance of … [read more]

Runaway Spoon

by Janet Staihar

Films With A Mission For Good

Films of people dealing with war, immigration, human trafficking and other harsh realities of life were screened at the 2nd annual Flicks4Change film festival at the Ronald Reagan Building and … [read more]

What's Hot

by Pepper Pot

CAG Celebrates in Georgetown Style

The Citizens Association of Georgetown’s (CAG) Fall Cocktail Party on November 5th was a complete success. The evening started with a candle-lit stairway leading to Marc and Nancy … [read more]

Pointers from the Washington Nationals: Losing Weight and Keeping it Off

If there's anything we've learned after underdog team, the Washington Nationals, beat the heavily favored Houston Astros to win the 2019 World Series last week, it's this: To win, … [read more]

Create and Curate

by Kristen Coffield

Reimagine Midlife

I didn't know what I didn't know, and that's probably a good thing. I thought my life would take a predictable path, and it didn't. Life got complicated and messy, and one day I found … [read more]

A La Carte

by Judith Beermann

My Picks in Print for the Holidays

Devoted Kindler I am but some pages need to be touched and turned.  These are my top 10 books for gifting this season: 1. Jon Klassen’s Hatbox Actions have consequences, something … [read more]

Amuse Bouche

by Tasting Spoon

Bienvenue Brasserie Liberté!

The Georgetown Dish had a sneak peek inside restaurateur extraordinaire Hakan Ilhan's latest venue, the oh so modern French destination with an American twist, … [read more]

Rothman At-Large

by David H. Rothman

Rachel Maddow's ‘Blowout’ Book Plumbs the Toxicity of the Oil and Gas Industry

In Blowout, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow plumbs the toxic influence of the oil and gasoline industries on the economies and governments of Russia, the United States and other … [read more]

Is That a Barge on Constitution Avenue?

The Lockkeeper’s House is located at the corner of 17th and Constitution Avenue, and until two years ago, was inches away from the street - windows boarded up, roof in bad shape.  Through … [read more]

It's Steaming

by Hot Dish

WFP Lists Modernist Forest Hills Home

Washington Fine Properties has listed 4101 Linnean Avenue NW, an elegant one-of-a-kind Forest Hills residence offered at $4,495,000. Sited on over half and acre of land backing to the wooded grounds … [read more]

Get There Now

by Blue Plate

RPM Aperitivo Hour – Is It As Good as Drake Made It Look?

Writtten by Guest Contributor Fatema SachakRPM – the exquisite Italian restaurant which famous rapper Drake reserved so he and his girlfriend could eat alone for a night. One would think, if a … [read more]

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