the Georgetowner Editorial Board

Georgetown’s Sinful Past — and Present

This week, Georgetown University faces two of the greatest issues in America’s story, past and present: slavery and abortion ...

D.C. Statehood Is Back

In the minds of many D.C. residents, the idea, if not the reality, of statehood, has never really left ...

Georgetowners of the Year 2015

A Georgetowner newspaper tradition for decades, the naming of Georgetowners of the Year includes a woman who has devoted the ...

The Lasting Presence of Francis

By the time this issue of The Georgetowner went to press, Pope Francis had come to town. His Holiness was ...

A Long, Hot, Deadly Summer

These hot summer days are disquieting days in the District of Columbia.

The sound of gunfire is beginning to become ...

70 Years of the Hiroshima Effects

August 6 is the 70th anniversary of the dropping of the atomic bomb by the United States on Hiroshima, Japan ...

Congratulations to Leslie Buhler of Tudor Place for a Job So Very Well Done

Leslie Buhler will be stepping down as executive director of Tudor Place after 15 years of what the historic house ...

Seeking Solutions to Our Traffic Woes

It is an issue as old as the town itself: where did all the traffic come from? Why is it ...

The Jeb and Hillary Show

With Jeb Bush now solidly and officially in the field of presidential candidates, the two front-runners are solidly and officially ...

Culture of Traffic, Culture of Transit

Nearly 60 years and roughly half a trillion inflation-adjusted dollars after President Eisenhower signed the Federal Aid-Highway Act of 1956 ...

End the Delay on Hyde-Addison Renovations

The parents and supporters of Hyde-Addison Elementary School on O Street are to be commended for their unwavering commitment to ...

Make All of the Corcoran a Landmark

The college entrance to the Corcoran, on New York Avenue just in from 17th Street, leads to the semicircular Frances ...

We Need a Traffic Cop at Wisc. & M

We miss you, Joe. It has been just about 10 years since reserve police officer Joe Pozell was struck by ...

Get Rid of Greenwashing

This Earth Day, let’s get rid of greenwashing. We’re fed up with companies pretending their products are green ...

Mt. Zion Cemetery Resurrection

Last issue’s cover story about the desecration of Georgetown’s Mt. Zion Cemetery, near the corner of Q and ...

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