Robert Devaney

Prince Charles at G.U., May 4

Prince Charles of Britain is speaking at Georgetown University’s Gaston Hall on May 4 at a conference on sustainable agriculture, part of his work with organic farming and the natural world.

D.C Arts Collaborates at French Embassy

The D.C. Arts and Humanities Education Collaborative gathered in La Maison Française at the French Embassy, April 8, to ...

25 Years of Washington Leaders Make for a Good Time

Leadership Greater Washington celebrated its 25th birthday at the Newseum, April 12, as members of different years reunited. The impressive ...

N Street Village: Powerful Women and Women Becoming Powerful

The N Street Village Gala, always a joyous and easy-going affair, celebrated the powerful women of the nation's capital ...

Epic Fail: Parts of Wash. Harbour's Flood Walls Not Pulled Up to Curb Potomac

The swift Potomac River beat faulty human technology or vigilance during the morning of April 18, as its waters reached high tide and crested slightly over its banks.

In 2 Mornings, Robberies Within 3 Blocks Along 35th Street

A robbery at knife point occurred Palm Sunday, April 17, on the 1500 block area of 35th Street, N.W. The following morning, April 18, a robbery at gunpoint occurred on the 3500 block of Winfield Lane, N.W. The reported incidents were less than three blocks apart.

Peace, Love . . . Chill: Serendipity 3 Will Be Opening

With a few rumors circulating that Serendipity 3 might not open at all after several delays, co-owner Rodrigo Garcia totally denied such talk and said that problems with the venting system were the cause of the latest wait. Garcia showed off the nearly completed interior of Serendipity 3's first floor during an April 18 impromptu tour.

Georgetown President, Provost, Dean Go First at Zoning Hearing

The D.C. Zoning commission met April 14 for the first of three hearings on Georgetown University’s campus plan. Georgetown administrators sat before the commissioners and made their case for the 2010-2020 outline.

Going Green, Citizens Meet at Swedish Embassy; Re-nominate Altemus

Members and guests of the Citizens Association of Georgetown gathered at the House of Sweden (aka the Swedish Embassy) for its April 18 meeting. On hand was Occasions, the city's first certified green caterer.

Key Bridge Exxon Condo Design Rejected by Old Georgetown Board

EastBanc presented its design for a high-end condo complex at 3601-3607 M Street (the gas station property next to the Exorcist stairs) to the Old Georgetown Board, April 7, and was sent back to the drawing board.

Nevils Hall Rehab Stirs Traffic, Noise Gripes; Kicks Out Seniors Early

The renovation of the Nevils Hall student apartment complex on the corner of 36th and N streets has nearby neighbors concerned about traffic and noise.

'Miles of Hope' for Wounded Warriors—And Bike Ride to Gettysburg

400 participants, including 80 military members wounded in Iraq or Afghanistan, others, will take part in "Face of America," a 110-mile bicycle ride, starting April 16 at the steps of the U.S. Capitol and ending on the battlefield of Gettysburg the next day.

Premiere: Hardy School Band at Cherry Blossom Parade

Georgetown's Hardy Middle School Marching Band got its inaugural chance to shine and be heard toward the end of the shutdown-threatened National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade

Copycat 'Georgetown Cuddler' Break-ins Return

Two Georgetown University students were awakened by unknown intruders early Saturday morning, April 9, in their dormitory rooms at the large LXR complex on 35th Street and on N Street. In two separate incidents, one female student woke to find a male stranger next to her; another women woke to a stranger shaking her shoulder and saw him run out of the room. No one was harmed and nothing was stolen.

Miss America Wows the Nation's Capital

"First, to become president and then a Supreme Court justice," said Miss America 2011, Teresa Scanlan, of her high goals ...

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