Peter Murray

Georgetown University Professor Sentenced to Death in Egypt

Public policy professor Emad Shahin has been sentenced to death in Egypt on charges of espionage. Luckily for him, he's safe in Washington, D.C., as a visiting professor at Georgetown University.

Who Lives Here:

Dubbed the “Queen of Laser” last year by the Washington Post, celebrity dermatologist Tina Alster lives in Georgetown with husband ...

Expanded Sidewalks Are Back for Graduation

This weekend, the Georgetown BID will widen sidewalks on M Street, provide subsidized parking for drivers and more to accommodate Georgetown University and George Washington University graduation attendees.

Kesha Returns at the Black Cat

Where Kesha is headed beyond a slew of secret one-off American club shows is unclear. But her show at the Black Cat exemplified that she’s still got the star power America fell in love with in the first place.

Bill Clinton Speaks at Georgetown University

Former President (and potential first man) William Jefferson Clinton spoke Tuesday, April 21, at Georgetown University. Clinton’s hour-long speech ...

BBQ Done Right in Spring Valley

The Fuchs family’s 90-year-old Wagshal’s empire has a new crown jewel: Pitmasters Back Alley BBQ.

The new venture ...

Bill Clinton to Speak at Georgetown University

Former President Bill Clinton is set to speak at Georgetown University on Tuesday in the third lecture of a series about public service revolving around the former president.

Sidewalks to Expand for Final Cherry Blossom Weekend

This weekend, the Georgetown Business Improvement District will widen sidewalks on M street to accommodate increased foot traffic from tourism around the National Cherry Blossom Festival.

Warby Parker on M Street

Online hipster eyeglass outlet Warby Parker, announced Thursday that the company had signed a lease in Georgetown at 3225 M ...

Maxime Restaurant in Former Guards Space

Lastly, casual French steak house and mussel bar Maxime opens today at 2915 M St. NW. The concept comes from ...

Food Delivery Service DoorDash Debuts

DoorDash debuted in D.C. at the end of March, combining elements of food-delivery apps like GrubHub and Seamless with ...

A Frank Conversation with Years & Years Frontman Olly Alexander

Years & Years are rising fast in the pop world, with a slew of hits and the BBC’s coveted “Sound ...

Billionaire Investor Peter Thiel to Bring 'Zero to One' Lessons to Georgetown University

Peter Thiel, the multi-billionaire investor who founded PayPal and Palantir Technologies and played a key role in funding Facebook, SpaceX and LinkedIn, lectures at Georgetown University tomorrow.

Business Ins: Warby Parker, Crumbs & Whiskers and Maxime

A new casual French concept Maxime opens tonight, while Crumbs & Whiskers and Warby Parker are planning openings later this year.

A Frank Conversation with Years & Years Frontman Olly Alexander

The Georgetowner talks to Years & Years lead singer Olly Alexander about growing up, being a gay musician and his band's origin story. Years & Years plays at U Street Music Hall on Sunday night.

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