For this year's Mark Twain Prize for American Humor -- to be given Oct. 19 -- the Kennedy Center selected Jay Leno.
A testament to hometown humility, businessman Ron Swarthout was honored by the Georgetown Business Association.
Once upon a time, say, Oct. 16, 1997, a musical opened at the Richard Rodgers Theatre on Broadway.
This is ...
As we remember the likes of Ruby Dee or Casey Kasem, we recall a few more -- and know how they enlarged and enlarge our lives.
Monty Alexander will be at the Howard Theatre tomorrow night for a lively jazz jam. His conversation with entertainment writer Gary Tischler was just as lively.
In a surprise move, former councilmember and mayoral candidate Carol Schwartz announced that she is running for mayor. Things just got a little more interesting.
Suzi Gookin, a columnist for The Georgetowner during the 1970s and 1980s, was memorialized for making quite an impression and her own history.
At the Shakespeare Guild, two great actors -- Ed Gero and Stacey Keach -- talked about their various roles in the Bard's plays.
The Georgetown Business Association will honor Ron Swarthout, longtime proprietor of Georgetown Floorcoverings, the durable business which he ran from ...
Sometimes the rapidly changing landscape of this city resembles an ongoing jazz improvisation, always moving, going here, going there, always ...
Sigmund Freud and C.S. Lewis met for dinner and a discussion just as World War II begins.
An inspiration beyond her poetry, Maya Angelou left her fellow Americans with words and deeds to live by.
For those who embrace Memorial Day in its main mission, it is a day of touching, happy and bittersweet connections.
One of the finest—and most original—music albums of any sort came out late last year, further enlarging the ...