Robert Devaney

America Marks Vietnam War's 50th Anniversary

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the start of the Vietnam War as well as the 25th anniversary of Rolling Thunder, those motorcyclists whose noise throughout the city and the suburbs reminds me of those young men and women who died in Southeast Asia.

Author of 'The Exorcist' Threatens Suit Against His Alma Mater, Georgetown University

But wait, there's more, and it involves one of the most famous authors to graduate from Georgetown University. And you thought Father Damien had problems.

Archdiocese of Washington, Catholic University, Others Sue Obama Administration

Protests echo after graduation weekend at Georgetown University. Charges that religious freedom is under attack have now entered a wider arena.

Commencement Schedules and Speakers for Georgetown and George Washington University

This weekend sees the commencement weekend for both Georgetown University and George Washington University. The following information breaks down the speakers from the two universities for any interested in participating in the upcoming days of inspiring speeches.

Ins & Outs 5.16.12

MIKE ISABELLA’S BANDOLERO SET TO OPEN MAY 24 It is official: Bandolero, the long-anticipated restaurant at 3241 M Street ...

Georgetown Senior Center at F. Scott’s for Fundraising and Founder, Virginia Allen

The Georgetown Senior Center, headquartered at St. John’s Episcopal Church on O Street, held a fundraiser May 9 at ...

Commencement Speakers at G.U. and G.W.U.; HHS’s Sebelius Invite Protested

During Georgetown University’s May 17-20 commencement ceremonies, business leaders, scientists and human right activists will speak, including LivingSocial CEO ...

O&P Project: More Lights . . . and Resident-Only Parking

You may not have noticed that resident-only parking already exists in Georgetown. At least, along certain sections of 33rd, 34th ...

Sgt. Joe Pozell to Be Honored by C.O.P.S. Classic Golf

August 13 will mark the ninth anniversary of the D.C. - C.O.P.S. Classic and will be hosted ...

Washington Fine Properties Cup

At Virginia’s Gold Cup races, May 5, rider Ross Geraghty and trainer Joseph Delozier are awarded the Washington Fine ...

D.C.'s Unique GI Film Festival Brings Our Warriors Close to Us

The GI Film Festival (GIFF), the nation’s only military film festival, begins Tuesday, May 15, and runs through Sunday, May 20.

Mayor Gray Celebrates Completion of Energy-Efficient Alley Lighting Project

Mayor Vincent Gray today joined officials from the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) and the District Department of the Environment (DDOE) to celebrate the completion of a project to replace alley lights with new energy-efficient, environmentally-friendly lighting fixtures.

Caution: D.C. Council Members Headed to Las Vegas

D.C. government leaders are going to Las Vegas to drum up business for the city. Really. It just looks awkward. It's not, really.

Obama Fired Up With Kindred Spirits at APAICS Gala

President Barack Obama, a Hawaiian, shared the aloha spirit with 1,000 admirers at the 18th Annual Gala for the Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies May 8.

Garden Tour: Just the Ticket to See Neighbors, Friends and Get Inspired

The 84th Georgetown Garden Tour, held Saturday May 5, showed off eight gardens along with side and back yards of varying scale, cresting at the Allbrittons’ Bowie-Sevier House on Q Street.

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