Robert Devaney

Manhole Cover Pops; Cupcake Shop Evacuated

We hope it does not portend the return of manhole fires that plagued Georgetown more than 10 years ago, but a manhole cover popped March 25. The burning smell closed a business and brought out the fire department in force.

Canal Road Repairs to Close Sections This Week and Beyond

During the week and beyond, be alert for Canal Road closures.

Hoyamania Strikes; Bulldog Guards the Hilltop

With the Georgetown University men's basketball team the only local team in the 2013 NCAA Tournament, it is all about the Hoyas in Washington, D.C., and beyond.

Francis I: the Irony of a Jesuit Pope

Pope Francis I is the first Jesuit ever elected to the papacy, which during the 18th century dissolved his religious order. The Society of Jesus was restored after 41 years.

ANC Report: It’s All About Traffic

The March 4 meeting of the Georgetown-Burleith Advisory Neighborhood Commission was standing room only, its biggest of several agenda items ...

Jack’s Boathouse Fight Now Up to Court

The same day the National Park Service announced that B&G Outdoor Recreation of Massachusetts would be awarded the contract ...

Book Hill Benefit, April 10

The Friends of Book Hill Park plan a April 10 party at the 31st Street home of Cheryl and Mike ...

Muth Trial Begins March 25

Here is an update from Homicide Watch D.C. (“Mark every death. Remember every victim. Follow every case.”) on alleged ...

GSA Awards West Heating Plant to Four Seasons, Levy Group

The General Services Administration concluded its online auction for the West Heating Plant on 29th Street March 6 with a win for “Bidder # 2,” at $19.5 million. The winner? The Levy Group, the Four Seasons and the Georgetown Group (based in New York).

Sweet Frog Yogurt Coming to Wisconsin & S

Coming to the corner of Wisconsin Avenue and S Street, NW, in the former Miller & Arney Antiques, is Sweet Frog ...

Business Group to Meet March 20; Former Head Moves to State Bank of India

The Georgetown Business Association will meet Wednesday, March 20, for a spring networking mixer at TD Bank at 1611 Wisconsin ...

Life & Times In Real Estate: Wes Foster

Once upon a time in America, a boy left Georgia to become a Virginia Military Institute cadet, then a soldier ...

House Tour Pow-wow on a ‘Snow Day’

It may seem far off, but April 27 is coming fast for home-owners, volunteers and designers working to make the ...

Postal Service Sells Georgetown Post Office to EastBanc

Years in the making, the U.S. Postal Service's contract to sell the Georgetown post office (with conditions) to developer EastBanc gets people's attention.

Jack's Boathouse Fight Now Up to Court

Jack's Boathouse owner Paul Simkin is suing the National Park Service and plans on staying on the Potomac despite a contract awarded by the NPS to a Massachusetts boating company.

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