Robert Devaney

ANC Report: ‘Grave Doubts’ About DC Water Project

At its May 31 meeting, Ron Lewis, chairman of the Georgetown-Burleigh-Hillandale Advisory Neighborhood Commision 2E, called for a halt to ...

Friends of Volta Park: 20 Years Strong

“It was an opportunity to fix up the park,” says John Richardson, founder of the Friends of Volta Park, matter-of-factly ...

Bank of Georgetown Reopens as United Bank

The Bank of Georgetown is no more. The $269 million acquisition by United Bankshares, Inc., was completed over the weekend.

Georgetown Theater Building to Celebrate Grand Opening June 2

After years of planning and work, a classic Georgetown building is reborn — and set to bring a renaissance to a mediocre stretch of Wisconsin Avenue.

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 ...

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