Back in June, Georgetown forward L.J. Peak was selected for the 2015 USA Basketball U-19 World Championship Team. Peak had an impressive first year with the Georgetown basketball program, and after five days of tryouts in Colorado Springs,...Show More Summary
Barry Freundel, 63, of Georgetown’s Orthodox Kesher Israel synagogue, received 61/2 years.
PETA receives reports every year about animals who experience horrifying deaths after being left outside or in hot cars during the summer months. Just this week, a Georgetown woman... The post After Dog Suffers From Heat Exhaustion, PETA Offers Williamson County Tips for Safeguarding Animals During Hot Weather appeared first on PETA.
I frequently discuss a disturbing phenomenon known as “quackademic medicine.” Basically, quackademic medicine is a phenomenon that has taken hold over the last two decades in medical academia in which once ostensibly science-based medical schools and academic medical centers embrace quackery. Show More Summary
Join @GUHoyasMSoccer at DAD BOD DAY! The elimination of the #dadbod sensation! A healthy end to the new trend!?????? (...)
After 25-year-old Rob B Taylor was attacked in Georgetown this spring, Mayor Ed Murray convened a task force on anti-LGBTQ hate crimes. Courtesy of Rob B Taylor This spring, after a rise in hate crimes against LGBTQ people in the city,...Show More Summary
Charles Smith Wines Jet City: 32,000 square feet, two tasting rooms, and views of Mount Rainier and Boeing Field. Charles Smith Wines Now Open • As Tobias reported, winemaker Charles Smith just opened an impressive—and massive—urban winery called, appropriately, Charles Smith Wines Jet City. Show More Summary
The 32,000-square-foot facility was designed by Seattle architect Tom Kundig. Courtesy of Charles Smith Wines The new Charles Smith Wine Jet City is a gargantuan venture—a sprawling, 32,000-square-foot winery with two tasting rooms and facilities to produce 45,000 cases annually. Show More Summary
Shutterstock In a piece for the Georgetown Law Review, Alex Kozinski, a Reagan-appointed California judge, explains why Americans need to open their eyes and realize that the U.S. justice system is far from just. Rather, according to...Show More Summary
To new readers, this is part four in a running debate between me and Van Jackson of Georgetown. Van (we are friends) originally argued that the group of countries pushing back on China in the South China Sea (SCS) could use South Korea’s extra weight. Show More Summary
Obituaries of residents from the District, Maryland and Northern Virginia.Joan M. Kelly, nursing professorJoan M. Kelly, 77, an assistant professor of nursing at Georgetown University’s nursing school from 1972 to 1991, died June 20 at her home in the District. She had ovarian cancer, said a brother, James P. Murphy.Read full article >>
New Study From Georgetown University Medical Center Shows the Benefits of Acupuncture A new study in rats from Georgetown University Medical Center and published in the journal Endocrinology, has shown the benefits of acupuncture for stress and depression. Show More Summary
When Roy Hibbert left Georgetown to go to Indiana he created the perfect Twitter handle: Hoya2aPacer. It was accurate, illustrative of (...)
It is not poverty or ignorance. A senior State Dept. advisor and Georgetown University foreign policy professor shares what he discovered while living in Pakistan.
In an apparent attempt to “teach a lesson” to another offer, a Georgetown, Texas, police office has been fired after messing with the zero on another officer’s duty rifle after the other officer forgot it at the range. According to KXAN,...Show More Summary
We’ve seen numerous photos of Leonardo DiCaprio, actor and founding member of the Pussy Posse, and Kelly Rohrbach, very hot model who went to Georgetown actually thank you very much, doing things together. Biking , etc. You know. But...Show More Summary
Brad Pitt, Bradley Cooper, President Obama: you just never know who will pop into Georgetown’s Cafe Milano for a drink. And now police are tracking down two men who did just that — only, you know, not like you’re supposed to. D.C.’s finest are on the hunt for suspects who stole two bottles of liquor from the […]
Posted by Lance Etchison on Thursday, April 2, 2015 Lance Etchison, the beauty guru responsible for the expertly arched eyebrows and HD-ready faces of Washington’s well heeled, died on July 14 from complications following cosmetic surgery, according to close friends. He was 45. The official cause of death has not been determined yet, according to a spokeswoman for the […]
A bit of city history courtesy of the Boundary Stones blog. [ more › ]
The properties range from a penthouse at the Ritz-Carlton in Georgetown with panoramic views of the city to a 12-bedroom, 35,000-square-foot estate in Bethesda.