Robert Devaney

Georgetown's Frida Burling Dies at 100

One of Georgetown's oldest and noted citizens, Frida Burling, died May 26 at her Washington, D.C., home, surrounded by her family.

Born Deaf, 11-Year-Old Arrives in D.C. for the National Spelling Bee

During his D.C. stay, Neil Maes — who uses cochlear implants to hear — visited, appropriately, the Georgetown nonprofit of Alexander Graham Bell, teacher of the deaf.

Business Group Touts Hometown Innovation, Inventor Alexander Graham Bell

Georgetown Business Association members met at the Volta Bureau on 35th Street, home of AG Bell, which aims to welcome more guests during its 125th anniversary.

At Its 88th, Georgetown Garden Tour Impresses

Georgetown gardens were opened on Saturday for the 88th year — with the weather cooperating and a steady stream of delighted visitors.

Yes, WHCD Has Peaked: ‘Obama Out’

More or less, it started Thursday at Gloria Dittus’s house with Women & Journalists Awards, the Tinder-Independent Journal Review party ...

D.C. Flooded With Parties for White House Correspondents' Week

Here are a couple dozen worth attending

85th Georgetown House Tour Breaks a Record (photos)

Saturday's Georgetown House Tour clocked ticket sales close to 1,500. The Patrons' Party was also memorable, as usual, and a record breaker.

Police Confirm Death at 33rd & O Streets NW

UPDATED at noon, April 26.

The Sunday morning discovery of a death at 1401 33rd St. NW stunned the quiet ...

$65-Million Sale: Rosewood Takes Over Capella

The 49-room luxury property has new owners, new management and a new name.

Business Ins & Outs

In: Carol Joynt Bounces to ‘Hardball’

Author, journalist, Georgetowner and businesswoman Carol Ross Joynt has landed on her feet yet ...

The Sky's the Limit: Down-to-Earth Jill and Scott Altman ‘Take Command’ of the 2016 Georgetown House Tour

It comes but once a year, one of Georgetown’s peak experiences, when homes open up on an April day ...

Bidens, Wilde Laud Kors in World Hunger Fight

“I can’t define what fashion is, but I know when I see it,” said Vice President Joe Biden, after ...

Citizens Kick It Old School at Vinyl Lounge

Concerts in the Park supporters found their way through Gypsy Sally’s to the Vinyl Lounge down at the Georgetown ...

Trinity Parents Go Disco at Studio 36

“This is groovy,” said Rev. Kevin Gillespie, S.J., pastor of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, at his blessing of the ...

Visitation Prep Students Mugged Friday Afternoon

Two of the three teenage assailants were wearing Guy Fawkes masks.

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