April 19th, 2017 Issue

Latest News

  • Weekend Round Up March 2, 2017

    It’s the final weekend for the Atlas Intersections Festival and “As You Like It” at the Folger. Performances of the Washington Ballet’s “Giselle” continue through Sunday, when there is a klezmer brunch at the Jewish Community Center (reserve by noon tomorrow) and Compline at St. John's.

  • Erratum: Papyrus to Reopen This Wednesday

    The card and stationery store was remodeling its Georgetown location, not leaving the neighborhood.

  • Weekend Round Up April 13, 2017

    If you’re not on the list for Monday’s Easter Egg Roll at the White House, you can still decorate eggs at Via Umbria on Saturday and hunt for eggs after the Nats play the Phillies on Easter Sunday. Still rolling along: the National Cherry Blossom Festival, Architecture Month and Artomatic.

Atoning for Slavery Ties, Georgetown University Renames Buildings

Atoning for Slavery Ties, Georgetown University Renames Buildings

With descendants of slaves sold in 1838 in attendance, the school held a Liturgy of Remembrance, Contrition and Hope on April 18.

BID Members Report Phenomenal Winter

BID Members Report Phenomenal Winter

The mild winter weather caused an unexpected spike in winter business, but it wasn't the only factor.

Fashion

Check out the latest trends, photos and articles in our revamped fashion section.
GBA Toasts Earth Day With Olive Oil

GBA Toasts Earth Day With Olive Oil

In honor of Earth Day, the Georgetown Business Association touted extra virgin olive oil, balsamic vinegar, farmer markets and solar energy at its April 19 meeting.

Features

Filmfest DC Unspools Tonight

Filmfest DC Unspools Tonight

The 31st annual festival of international cinema — screening 80 films from 45 countries — runs through April 30.

Atwood and Moss in D.C. for 'Handmaid's Tale' Preview (photos)

Atwood and Moss in D.C. for 'Handmaid's Tale' Preview (photos)

The Hulu original series, based on Atwood's 1985 novel of the same name, will premiere April 26.

Tens of Thousands March on Tax Day (photos)

Tens of Thousands March on Tax Day (photos)

The demonstrators in D.C. rallied outside the Capitol, then proceeded past the Trump International Hotel and the IRS building.

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