GU Effort Aims to Help Homeless in Bitter Cold

By Kat LuceroCurrent Staff WriterWhen Mayor Vincent Gray activated the city’s first cold-emergency alert of the season last Tuesday, a new … [read more]

What's On Your Holiday Plate?

We know you're busy.With Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday just around the corner, let friends and clients know … [read more]

Russian Gala

Nothing says ‘you’re in for a good time’ faster than being greeted at an event with a glass of Russian Standard Vodka!  Such … [read more]

The Wheels On The Bus

Walking down the brick sidewalk, my black boots crunching over dried, yellow leaves, I spot a young mother and her toddler walking toward me. The … [read more]

RIP Marion Barry

Marion Barry’s death means the end of an era in DC. I moved to DC in 2002 and missed much of Barry’s years in the spotlight, but I … [read more]

A Few of My Favorite Things

These are a dozen of my best discoveries for 2014:1. Oh My Son CD because Marcos Galvany's operatic tableaux is The Nutcracker for Easter. 2. … [read more]

Hollywood on the Potomac

by Janet Donovan

Russian Gala

Nothing says ‘you’re in for a good time’ faster than being greeted at an event with a glass of Russian Standard Vodka!  Such was the case at the 2014 Russian Gala: … [read more]

Georgetown Current

by The Georgetown Current

GU Effort Aims to Help Homeless in Bitter Cold

By Kat LuceroCurrent Staff WriterWhen Mayor Vincent Gray activated the city’s first cold-emergency alert of the season last Tuesday, a new program in Georgetown dispatched student volunteers to … [read more]

King Cake

by Ada Polla

RIP Marion Barry

Marion Barry’s death means the end of an era in DC. I moved to DC in 2002 and missed much of Barry’s years in the spotlight, but I nonetheless have been fascinated with him.I had the … [read more]

Digging In

by Fondue Pot

Luxury Townhouse In Fast-Rising SW Waterfront

A luxury townhouse in Historic Wheat Row, which is incorporated into the Harbour Square Cooperative in Southwest Washington, is being offered at $879,000 by Beasley Real Estate.Built in 1794 by John … [read more]

Rothman At-Large

by David H. Rothman

Zelig and The Art of Winning a Pulitzer

Imagine you’re with the Secret Service. A young Ohioan calls up and says he’ll be joining the Nazi Party. “I wanted you to know.” Wait—the story gets even better. The … [read more]

What's Hot

by Pepper Pot

WFP Lists Gorgeous Dupont Townhome

Washington Fine Properties (WFP) has listed an extraordinary Dupont Victorian townhome, centrally located on tree-lined Q Street, just steps from some of the city’s finest restaurants, … [read more]

Page's Turn

by Page Evans

The Wheels On The Bus

Walking down the brick sidewalk, my black boots crunching over dried, yellow leaves, I spot a young mother and her toddler walking toward me. The dark-haired little girl, wearing a quilted, navy blue … [read more]

A La Carte

by Judith Beermann

A Few of My Favorite Things

These are a dozen of my best discoveries for 2014:1. Oh My Son CD because Marcos Galvany's operatic tableaux is The Nutcracker for Easter. 2. Bastille Day at the Eiffel Tower because no one puts … [read more]

Runaway Spoon

by Janet Staihar

Baby, It Was Nice & Warm Inside

Baby, it was cold outside.Inside, the pizza was hot and the ambiance warm as 110 members of the Georgetown Business Association and others gathered at the newly expanded il Canale on 31st Street for … [read more]

In The Know

by The Scoop

Jacobsen Architecture to Renovate Maine's Historic Bray House

Jacobsen Architecture, Georgetown-based Washington architecture firm known for the addition of the U.S. Capitol, historic renovations of The American Embassy in Paris, Smithsonian’s Arts and … [read more]

On The Look Out

by Watched Pot

GU Research Shows Menthol Cigarettes Desensitize Lungs

Neuroscientists at Georgetown University (GU) say menthol and nicotine work together to desensitize receptors in the lungs’ airways, possibly encouraging people to inhale menthol cigarettes more … [read more]

Get There Now

by Blue Plate

What's On Your Holiday Plate?

We know you're busy.With Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday just around the corner, let friends and clients know what you're doing the rest of the year. And … [read more]

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Claire Sanders Swift — Page, Thank you for your beautiful words on such an important topic to so many of us. How life goes on and we'd better smell the roses and how we... … [read more]
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