Robert Devaney

4th Annual Rum Day D.C. Becomes More Than Just a Day

For those who love rum and love those who love rum, National Rum Day brought a nice mix of people ...

Chadwick's to Close; to Be Replaced by Mr. Smith's

Another Georgetown classic is about to vanish, and another Georgetown classic was about to vanish.

Chadwick's on K Street ...

Woman on Moped, Struck by Truck, Dies

A women, riding her moped on Connecticut Avenue last week, was struck by a truck. She later died at the hospital.

Mr. Smith's on M Street to Close by September

Chalk up another loss for classic Georgetown restaurants: opened almost 50 years ago, Mr. Smith's will soon close.

Neyla Restaurant to Close Aug. 17

A popular oasis of Middle Eastern cuisine, Neyla on N Street will close Sunday but hopes to find another place.

Love Locks Getting Clipped Off Key Bridge, DDOT Says

Like those in Paris, locks of love are now on Key Bridge -- but not for long, as D.C. transportation department is cutting them off the railing on Thursday.

Major Construction Projects in Town Are Underway

It seems like half of Georgetown is under reconstruction half the time. On the list: Duke Ellington School, Hyde-Addison School, Rose Park playground and the old Georgetown Theater.

D.C. Parks to Begin Closing Spray Parks, Outdoor, Children's Pools; Volta, Jelleff Pools to Close Aug. 24

The summer will soon be coming to a close -- with schools opening and public pools closing.

Restaurateur Richard McCooey Dies

Restaurateur Richard McCooey -- founder of the 1789 Restaurant, the Tombs and F. Scott's -- died Aug. 6. A funeral mass will be held in September at Holy Trinity Church in Georgetown.

Neighbors and Duke Ellington School Agree on Rooftop Rules

Another agreement between a big school and its neighbors was signed Aug. 1 on the lawn of the Duke Ellington ...

Checking in with Joe Sternlieb

Last time we saw Joe Sternlieb, CEO of the Georgetown Business Improvement District, better known as the BID, after a ...

When Dolley Fled to Georgetown... and Beyond

The British were coming. Again. On the night of Aug. 24, 1814 -- 200 years ago -- the Battle of Bladensburg was ...

2nd District Community-Police Ride Is Tonight

Get your bike now: hhere is your chance to ride through the mean streets of Georgetown with several of our local MPD officers.

BID's Bistro Chair and Canal Mural Projects Begin

The Georgetown BID's new programs -- Bistro Chair pilot project and Georgetown Gongoozlers -- aim to involve people, art and raise funds for a new canal boat.

Silver Line Opens With Pols and Fanfare

After years of waiting and billions of dollars spent, McLean, Tysons and Reston get their Metrorail connection to Washington, D.C., and beyond.

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