Robert Devaney

Watergate Hotel Marks Topping Off, Set for Summer Opening

With Mayor Muriel Bowser and others on hand, the new owners of the Watergate Hotel promise retro glamour and grand luxury with a $125-million renovation.

Business Leaders Call at Orange Anchor, Spotlight Spotluck

The Georgetown Business Association met up March 18 to talk local business, of course, and enjoy the recently opened Orange Anchor on the waterfront.

130th Gridiron Club Dinner With Comic-in-Chief Obama and Others

The Gridiron Club dinner was held March 14 at the Renaissance Hotel on 9th Street NW with photographers and writers corralled in the lobby. Ironically enough, the event is closed to reporters.

Inaugural Icon of Georgetown Awards Hail Jack Evans, Paul Cohn

The first Icon of Georgetown awards reception at J.Paul's benefited the restoration of the C&O Canal -- a true icon of Georgetown -- along with a new canal barge.

ANC Airs Fillmore School Plans and Concerns

At the March 2 Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2E meeting, neighbors who live near the Fillmore School property at 1801 35th ...

2nd District Cmdr. Michael Reese Retires

Michael Reese, commander of the Metropolitan Police Department’s 2nd District, headquartered at Idaho Avenue NW, has retired. After 30 ...

Four Seasons GM Departs

General manager Dirk Burghartz has departed the Four Seasons Hotel on Pennsylvania Avenue to run a Four Seasons resort in ...

Thos. Moser Back By Popular Demand

Thos. Moser Cabinetmakers will return to Georgetown March 20. After closing in June 2012 following a 10-year run at the ...

Yarrow Mamout: African American History on Dent Place

The property at 3324 Dent Place NW was the home – and possibly the final resting spot – of Yarrow Mamout (c ...

Historic Neams' Property Gets N.Y. Owner

Home to a legendary Georgetown food market, the Neams' property, empty for almost a year, has found a buyer

Georgetown Takes a March Snow Day

A March 5 snow storm shut down Georgetown, Washington, D.C., and the entire region, along with half the East Coast.

Georgetown-Burleith ANC Meets Tonight: Jackson Art Center, Cat Cafe, Domino's Pizza Site, Dent Place Property

Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2E will hold its March meeting at 6:30 p.m. tonight at Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School, 35th Street and Volta Place NW.

Mayor's Office Tells Business Group: 'Spend More Money'

Mayor Bowser couldn't attend the Feb. 25 GBA meeting but sent a senior advisor in her place who urged Georgetown businesses to "spend more money."

Armed Carjacking Occurs in Front of 7-Eleven on P Street

Two men, one of whom was armed, demanded keys from a female driver and took her Mercedes SUV parked on P Street in Georgetown Feb. 25.

New Visitor Center Seeks Ambassadors

The Georgetown Business Improvement District plans to open a visitor center on M Street in April, in the southwest corner ...

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