Robert Devaney

Mayor Joins Hilltop's Yuletide Get-Together for Neighbors

Georgetown University held its annual "Holiday Open House" Dec. 7 in historic Riggs Library, at the south tower of landmark Healy Hall. Each Christmas season, neighbors, business and community leader and university officials gather for conversation, food, drink and music. And, despite heavy rain, it looked like everyone showed up, including the Mayor of Washington, D.C., who had visions of streetcars, a GU-GWU basketball game and town-gown peace in his head.

36th Street Burglar Was ‘Looking for a Party’

There was another intruder alert for students living near Georgetown University’s main campus. (Who are these guys?) There were ...

ANC Update: 3254 O St. Deja Vu; Reservations on EastBanc’s Back 

A few more items were on Georgetown’s and Burleith’s advisory neighborhood commission (ANC2E) Nov. 28 meeting agenda:

The ...

Cause of Building’s Partial Collapse Not Yet Determined

The Thanksgiving Day partial collapse of the back wall and interior of 1424 Wisconsin Avenue, N.W., remains unexplained as ...

Biz Confab Seeks to Revitalize Wisconsin Avenue, Fix Theater Sign

Residents and business persons met Nov. 29 at the old Georgetown Theater, now emptied of its jewelry stands, to discuss ...

Merriment in Georgetown Begins Friday, Dec. 9; Party on Dec. 10

Get ready for 12 days of festive holiday shopping events and promotions at more than 50 stores and $2 parking ...

Chefs to Meet, Food to Taste at MetroCooking Show

On Nov. 5 and 6, part of the Washington Convention Center was occupied, not by any protesters, but by the ...

A Wisconsin Avenue Re-birth under a Re-lit Georgetown Theater Sign?

Residents and business persons met Nov. 29 at the old Georgetown Theater, now emptied of its jewelry stands, to discuss the commercial potential of Wisconsin Avenue in the center of the village...

Georgetown Observer Nov. 30, 2011

ANC: Wisconsin Avenue Work in Glover Park; Neon Annoyance

Georgetown and Burleith’s advisory neighborhood commission (ANC 2E) met Nov ...

Declassified: OSS Society Honors Special Ops Chief, Unveils OSS Museum Design

If one could have spied on a singular event illuminating America’s awesome firepower in intelligence, surely it was the ...

Halcyon House Signs $11 Million Contract With Evermay's Owners

Ryuji Ueno and his wife, Sachiko Kuno – founders of S&R Foundation and new owners of the Evermay Estate on Georgetown's east side, purchased for $22 million in July – have signed a contract to buy Halcyon House for $11 million. The listing agent Mark McFadden of Washington Fine Properties spoke with the Georgetowner Newspaper and would only tacitly confirm that Ueno and Kuno and their S&R Foundation have made an offer.

Beresniovas Elected New GBA President

On Nov. 16, the board of directors of the Georgetown Business Association elected its officers for 2012 and held its networking reception at F.Scott's restaurant on 36th Street.

Business Ins & Outs

IN: Oui: Paul Bakery and Café to Open Officially Nov. 21

Say "bonjour" to the new bakery-café near the corner ...

Georgetown Observer, November 16, 2011

The Final Bell? Zoning Hearing on G.U. Campus Plan, Nov. 17

The punch counter-punch continues between the university and ...

U.S. Attorneys, Police Address Neighborhood Meeting

One day after Halloween when D.C. endured six shootings – including the shooting along the 2800 block of M Street, N.W., of a 17-year-old boy, who remains in George Washington University Hospital near death – law enforcement officials attended the Nov. 1 meeting of the Georgetown-Burleith Advisory Neighborhood Commission.

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