Les Poupées!

It’s not every day that you go to a party and find a bunch of dolls passed out on the lawn along side of empty bottles of  Champagne; but … [read more]

Upgrades to ‘Gateways’ Pitched in Georgetown

By Mark LiebermanCurrent Staff WriterFive key “gateways” to Georgetown could see upgraded surroundings next year as part of the Georgetown … [read more]

2017 Georgetown House Tour Preview

On Saturday, April 29th, eight private homes and gardens will be open to Georgetown House Tour ticket holders from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.The … [read more]

A New Winery in Maryland

It is always exciting when a new venture comes online and when it’s a vineyard you know it has taken a long time and lots of love to get it … [read more]

Georgetown University Renames Two Buildings for Former...

In partnership with the Archdiocese of Washington and the Society of Jesus in the United States, Georgetown University renamed two buildings on its … [read more]

'42'

On this day in history – April 15th, 1947 – Jackie Robinson became the first African-American player in Major League Baseball … [read more]

Digging In

by Fondue Pot

2017 Georgetown House Tour Preview

On Saturday, April 29th, eight private homes and gardens will be open to Georgetown House Tour ticket holders from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.The 86th House Tour lifts off once again under the … [read more]

Georgetown Current

by The Georgetown Current

Upgrades to ‘Gateways’ Pitched in Georgetown

By Mark LiebermanCurrent Staff WriterFive key “gateways” to Georgetown could see upgraded surroundings next year as part of the Georgetown Business Improvement District’s ongoing … [read more]

It's Steaming

by Hot Dish

Madam Secretary Does Georgetown

A segment of CBS' TV series "Madam Secretary" was filmed on the sidewalk in front of il Canale pizzeria and at the C&O Canal bridge on 31st Street on Friday. The show’s … [read more]

A La Carte

by Judith Beermann

Spectacular Georgetown Renovation on Reservoir Road

"We wanted a place that's Georgetown adjacent, large enough for a family, with room for an au pair suite ... and the in-laws, with parking," explained Washington Fine Properties' … [read more]

Spread The Word

by Butter Dish

Il Canale Among Winners at Las Vegas Pizza Expo

The il Canale, Georgetown, team competed with pizza makers from around the world at the International Pizza Expo in Las Vegas this week, and won a coveted 4th place in the Pizza Napoletana … [read more]

Hollywood on the Potomac

by Janet Donovan

Les Poupées!

It’s not every day that you go to a party and find a bunch of dolls passed out on the lawn along side of empty bottles of  Champagne; but such was the case at the residence of The … [read more]

Community Palette

by Peter Rosenstein

A New Winery in Maryland

It is always exciting when a new venture comes online and when it’s a vineyard you know it has taken a long time and lots of love to get it right.  On Saturday, April 29th Hidden Hills … [read more]

My Favorite Asparagus Recipes

Spring has always seemed more like the new year to me than January first. Perhaps my inspiration comes from longer, warmer, sunlit days, delicate vegetables and fruits, like asparagus and … [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]

Runaway Spoon

by Janet Staihar

Attention Space Jam Fans

Patrick Ewing is Georgetown University’s men’s basketball coach, as announced Wednesday.  But for many kids, especially younger ones, that’s not the real attention-getter … [read more]

Rothman At-Large

by David H. Rothman

A Trump-Era Etiquette Guide

George Roper, my good friend from high school, is dead now. When alive, he was often as right-wing as they come—complete with a passionate anti-Obama blog. And yet George and I avoided … [read more]

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