Peter Murray

Mayor Bowser Unveils Vision Zero Plan with Goal to End Traffic Deaths

On Wednesday, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser unveiled a two-year action plan for the city's Vision Zero program, an initiative started in Sweden that is aimed at eliminating traffic deaths by 2024.

New Year’s Getaways: St. Michaels to Middleburg

Looking for something to do outside the city for New Year’s and the night before? We have you covered ...

High-End Shopping Outside Georgetown

Georgetown used to be the only game in town when it came to retail in D.C., touting easy walkability ...

DDOT Unveils Steep New Traffic Fines

The District Department of Transportation announced Friday that the prices for tickets related to traffic violations are going way up.

Club Monaco Returns to Georgetown

Club Monaco is back in town on with a fresh concept at the renovated former Rhino Bar site at 3295 M St. NW.

Beware of Christmas Tree Lighting Traffic, Security

Tonight, the Obama family will turn on the lights for the 93rd annual National Christmas Tree Lighting held at the Ellipse in President's Park. D.C. workers and residents should beware of traffic.

Star Shops of Georgetown: Mashburn Retail Therapy

Fashion is the Mashburn family business, and it just keeps growing, as evidenced by the brand’s new store in ...

Obamas Hit Up Petworth and Pleasant Pops for Small Business Saturday

To celebrate Small Business Saturday, President Obama shopped at Upshur Street Books, an independently owned bookstore in Washington's quickly gentrifying Petworth neighborhood, with his daughters.

Georgetown University Students 'Feel the Bern' at Gaston Hall

Democratic presidential contender Senator Bernie Sanders spoke to a packed room at Georgetown University's Gaston Hall Thursday in what was billed as "a talk on democratic socialism in America."

ANC Supports Georgetown U.'s Franklin School Proposal

Georgetown University's proposal to redevelop the Franklin School downtown into an multi-media arts center just got a boost from the local Advisory Neighborhood Commission.

Birchbox Opens in Rent The Runway

Georgetown's Rent The Runway is upping its game with a new, one-year collaboration with Birchbox, the 5-year-old online subscription service that sends subscribers new makeup samples every month.

One Suspected Assailant Arrested in NE "Twerk" Assault

D.C. police have arrested one of two suspects in an Oct. 7 sexual assault case that went viral after video of the attack was posted online and spread rapidly on social media.

United Bankshares Buys Bank of Georgetown

Earlier this week, United Bankshares announced a $269-million merger deal with Bank of Georgetown, creating what would be the area's biggest community bank.

Sidwell Friends Braces for Westboro Baptist Protests

The Westboro Baptist Church, the near-universally hated hate group known for protesting military funerals and Pride parades, is headed to Sidwell Friends on Wednesday to protest "fag marriage."

Retailers, Restaurants Roll Open at the Shay off U Street Corridor

A flashy new development in Shaw, the Shay, is buzzing with life as retailers and restaurants open their doors and residents begin to move in to condos upstairs.

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