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Vincent Orange Named D.C. Chamber CEO; to Quit Council

At-large Council Member Vincent Orange — who lost the Democratic Primary June 14 —has been chosen by the D.C. Chamber ...

ANC Update: Jeff Jones Retires; Rick Murphy, Jim Wilcox to Run; Lisa Palmer to Challenge Bill Starrels

Another commissioner for the Georgetown-Burleith-Hillandale Advisory Neighborhood Commission has decided not to run for re-election. This time, it is Jeffrey ...

History-Drenched Dixie Liquor Could Be Yours

Dixie Liquor, the landmark business at Georgetown's western entrance, has closed for now — but expects a new owner soon.

Professor, Interrupted: Angelina Will Not Teach at Georgetown U. This Fall

When Us Weekly reported that the actress would be teaching at Georgetown University in the fall, the university had to step in and say it simply wasn't true.

Attempted Rape Foiled By 'Concerned Citizen'

The attempted sexual assault on 35th Street could involve a serial rapist. Police have increased patrols in the neighborhood.

More ANC Changes Coming: Jeff Jones Retires; Challenger for Bill Starrels

The Georgetown-Burleith-Hillandale Advisory Neighborhood Commission will undergo major changes for 2017: another commissioner retires; another gets a challenger.

Council Member Vincent Orange Named CEO of D.C. Chamber

As the new D.C. Chamber CEO, Vincent Orange gets a second job in two weeks — but a few think a conflict of interest could arise with his role on the D.C. Council.

Business Ins & Outs

In: Escape Room Live Coming to M Street How’s this sound? We lock you in a room and you ...

Escape Room Live Coming to M Street

The biggest Escape Room Live yet is coming to M Street in Georgetown, with movie-themed puzzle rooms in the old West Elm space.

Paisano's Pizza to Open Friday, Next to Safeway

Local favorite, Paisano's Pizza — now, that's Northern Virginia Italian — will open its first D.C. location in Georgetown.

Ciao Bella: Business Group Celebrates Via Umbria

A new town favorite, Via Umbria was the scene for the latest Georgetown Business Association networking reception July 20.

Historically Improper Stucco Taken off Dumbarton Street House

Once home to John Foster Dulles, a Dumbarton Street house renovated without review or permits gets back its historic facade.

Georgetown ANC to Lose Chairman, Veteran Commissioner

The Georgetown-Burleith Advisory Neighborhood Commission will be looking for a new chairman for 2017 as Ron Lewis plans to retire.

Georgetown University Continues to Own Up to Its Slavery Past

After revelations about Georgetown University's slave-owner past — and how it took the lead in selling 272 slaves in 1838 ...

Graham Hotel Sold for $37 Million

The Graham may have changed owners, but its staff and other features remain the same. The sale shows that D.C.'s hotel scene is hot.

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