Presidential Socks -- But Not Clinton's Cat

$3,000 for a 90-year-old man's dirty red socks??  Well, it was for a good cause.  Former President George H.W. Bush wore the … [read more]

Jay Leno – #winning!

Hanging out at the White House over the weekend probably startled some tourists, but drew some laughs.  Hometown bank Capital One and The Kennedy … [read more]

Young Georgetowner Aims to Name Alley

By Kat LuceroCurrent Staff WriterStrange odors, darting vermin, unkempt trash bins and shady activities often give public alleys an unappealing … [read more]

Electronic Recycling Event Nov. 8

The Kimberly Casey and Daryl Judy Team of Washington Fine Properties is sponsoring an Electronic Recycling event on November 8, 2014 from 11:00 am … [read more]

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]

The Bike House Rolls Out Pedal Power

They usually come to the Bloomingdale Farmers Market for the heirloom tomatoes, mouthwatering peaches and fresh French bread, but a recent Sunday saw … [read more]

Hollywood on the Potomac

by Janet Donovan

Jay Leno – #winning!

Hanging out at the White House over the weekend probably startled some tourists, but drew some laughs.  Hometown bank Capital One and The Kennedy Center who were honoring Jay Leno at the 2014 … [read more]

Main Dish

by Beth Solomon

The Bike House Rolls Out Pedal Power

They usually come to the Bloomingdale Farmers Market for the heirloom tomatoes, mouthwatering peaches and fresh French bread, but a recent Sunday saw a line of residents snake around the spinach and … [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]

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]

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]

Runaway Spoon

by Janet Staihar

Presidential Socks -- But Not Clinton's Cat

$3,000 for a 90-year-old man's dirty red socks??  Well, it was for a good cause.  Former President George H.W. Bush wore the socks when he skydived from a plane on his 90th … [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]

Georgetown Current

by The Georgetown Current

Young Georgetowner Aims to Name Alley

By Kat LuceroCurrent Staff WriterStrange odors, darting vermin, unkempt trash bins and shady activities often give public alleys an unappealing reputation. A quiet rear corridor in the Georgetown … [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]

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Anonymous — I would luv a pair of socks from The Bush family, to walk in their socks would be so great! Best Presidents ever...and so cool too! … [read more]
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