Robert Devaney

Without Upgrades, Georgetown's Commercial Future Will Be in Peril

Two top business leaders of Georgetown spoke before the Citizens Association and listed an array of retail changes and things that need to happen to keep the town as the place to be -- and to shop.

Election Day Is at Hand. Are We Ready?

Election Day is here. If you live on the west side of Georgetown, go to Georgetown Public Library to vote instead of Duke Ellington High School, which is undergoing major reconstruction.

Bradlee's Good Life Celebrated at National Cathedral and Home

Unique gatherings of family, friends and admirers underscored the more than full life of editor and Georgetowner Ben Bradlee.

Georgetown Salutes Jack and Michele Evans at Annual Gala

The Citizens Association's biggest party of the year always brings in the dancers and donors. This year's theme was "Fly Me to the Moon" and prompted attendees to get dolled up and decked out.

Night Nouveau Transforms Halcyon House With Surrealism

The second incarnation of Night Nouveau – “Not for the Quaint of Heart” – sought to evoke a surrealistic response from its ...

Georgetown Gala 'Plays Among the Stars'

As the Georgetown Gala makes the scene this Friday at the Italian Embassy, it joins other big-time soirees around the ...

Cowboy Express Startles D.C. Commuters

Commuters crossing Key Bridge were taken by surprise Oct. 16, when traffic stopped to make way for protesters on horseback.

Beloved Duke Ellington Principal Dies of Heart Attack

Father John Payne, Head of School for Duke Ellington, died suddenly Oct. 9. He was at the school for 20 years.

Georgetown Rabbi Barry Freundel Charged with Voyeurism

A leading rabbi in America, Georgetown's Barry Freundel of Kesher Israel Congregation was arrested at his O Street home this morning.

Georgetowner Celebrates Its 60th at Capella Rooftop

The Georgetowner celebrated its 60th anniversary on the roof of the Capella hotel on Oct. 8. Check out photos from the party.

Crime & Safety Report

Overview: Nine people were shot over the Oct. 4 weekend in and around Washington, D.C., including an eight-year-old boy ...

The Georgetowner: A Life of Its Own

"Once on the staff of the Georgetowner; always on the staff of the Georgetowner."

Georgetown-Burleith ANC Meets Tonight: Dumpsters, Latham Condos, Penn. Ave. Bridge Repair

At tonight's ANC meeting: tougher regulation of dumpsters, zoning for the Latham Hotel property and introduction of candidates for ANC districts.

Corcoran Alumni Hold 'Funeral' for Shattered Gallery

Former staffers and friends mourned the passing of one of Washington, D.C.'s great art institutions: the Corcoran Gallery of Art, founded in 1869.

Georgetown Gala to Honor Jack and Michele Evans, Oct. 24

The Georgetown Gala will bring together residents, organizations, businesses and politicos to celebrate Georgetown on Friday, Oct. 24.

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