A look at the new Georgetown Library: Is it better than Lau?

This midterm season, a new option has opened up for students who tire of the brutal Lauinger Memorial Library. Those who yearn for a more civilized studying experience would be well-advised to head up Wisconsin to the newly… Read More

Will Georgetown be the home of a marijuana dispensary?

According to the Georgetown Current [PDF], a one-time resident hopes to open a medical marijuana dispensary in Georgetown. The man, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, has not yet filed an application with the D.C. government. “I… Read More

Georgetown library set to reopen October 18th

Mark it down: Georgetown’s public library will reopen on October 18th. The renovations to the building, which was destroyed by an April 2007 fire, have been ongoing since Spring 2008. But first, book-lovers will have to survive without… Read More

Georgetown Public Library will re-open in October

For more than a year, rumors suggested that Georgetown Public Library would re-open in Fall 2010. Now, that target date is a bit more specific. According to a D.C. Public Library representative who contacted Georgetown Metropolitan, the library… Read More

2010 will be a big year for new and reopening Georgetown establishments

Plans for the interior of the renovated Georgetown Library Georgetown Metropolitan has a writeup of all the new and returning restaurants, businesses, and attractions that we can expect to open in Georgetown in 2010. The post, inexplicably entitled… Read More

Lawsuit reveals Fire Department bungled the investigation of the Georgetown Public Library blaze

In 2007, a blaze broke out at the Georgetown Public Library, destroying large portions of the building and leaving the neighborhood without a permanent library for years.  Soon after the fire, the city sued the contractor that had… Read More

Georgetown Public Library scheduled to re-open in Fall 2010

The Georgetown Public Library, which burned down in 2007, finally has a date set for its reopening, according to the blog We Love D.C.: Fall 2010! The fire, which occurred on April 30, 2007 (the same day Eastern… Read More

Georgetown ANC Wrapup: Hydrant woes and apples to Apple Stores

In the first of what will be regular ANC 2E wrapups, we’re proud to bring you the events of last night’s ANC meeting. (But between Issue Rundowns, GUSA Roundups, and ANC Wrapups, it grieves me to report that… Read More

Construction company blamed for Georgetown library fire

DC government is blaming the fire in Georgetown library last April on Dynamic Corp., a Maryland-based construction company. The city’s suing for $13 million, which is a pretty good deal considering restoration was expected cost from $15 to… Read More