Twuesday Tweetacular: Hung for the Holidays

Sheila, Josh Groban may be good, but you haven’t heard Christmas music until you’ve listened to William Hung’s masterpiece, Hung for the Holidays. Mike McClain has a great idea for NASA to pursue.  Anyways, all they’ve been working… Read More

City Council forum at Safeway

Washington D.C.’s City Council is having a special election on April 26th to fill the At-Large council position vacated Kwame Brown, who become Council Chair. Candidates include (clockwise from top left) Sekou Biddle, John Lopez, Vincent Orange and Jacque Patterson. The… Read More

Fresh off its reopening, ‘Social Safeway’ plans for more construction

Safeway’s reopening at the beginning of May may have brought a new face to the grocery store, but it seems they has even more changes in store for us—plans revealed last week by Georgetown Metropolitan show future redevelopment… Read More

Georgetown “Social Safeway” to reopen on May 6

Vox doesn’t necessarily share the same enthusiasm of the Safeway press release announcing Social Safeway’s impending reopening—which is entitled “The Return of a Washington, D.C. Legend”—but we are excited to hear that after almost nine months of construction,… Read More

ANC Wrap-up: Liechtenstein and preparing to lick Philly P

In December, unplowed side streets disappointed commissioners On Monday, the Advisory Neighborhood Commission kicked off the New Year with a relatively empty slate of issues, due mostly to the fact that the Old Georgetown Board doesn’t meet in… 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

Georgetown Safeway to seek LEED certification

When it reopens in 2010, the produce aisle may not be Social Safeway’s only “green” feature. Owners of the currently under-construction Safeway on Wisconsin Avenue will seek LEED certification for the new building, DCmud reports. LEED certification is awarded… Read More

GUTS will be offering weekend service to Rosslyn Safeway

With the Wisconsin Avenue Safeway out of commission, are your shopping needs just not being met by Whole Foods/Safeway Delivery/Trader Joe’s?  GUTS has your back! According to Georgetown’s Director of Media Relations Andy Pino, GUTS will be offering… Read More

Safeway construction makes progress, annoys neighbors

You’ve come a long way, baby The Wisconsin Ave. Safeway has been closed for about a month and a half and construction has started in earnest. Unsurprisingly, it’s already started to irk the neighbors. On the GeorgetownForum listerv,… Read More

With Safeway gone, what’s a hungry student to do?

When you’ve gotten over the initial shock of Wisconsin Avenue’s Safeway closing for a year, and made your way through all the extra stock you purchased in the ‘blowout sale’ at the location’s last hurrah, you’ll realize that… Read More