ANC Commissioner Jake Sticka talks campus plan, goals

With a whopping six votes, Jake Sticka (COL ’13) was elected as your new ANC commissioner last night. (One unknown voter submitted a write-in ballot; we hope it was for Chicken Madness.) Sticka will be sworn into the… Read More

Jake Sticka, who may be your next ANC Commissioner, faces an uphill battle

Georgetown University’s student Advisory Neighborhood Commissioner is a tough gig. Our commissioner doesn’t have many—or any—allies on the issues that matter most to students. If our commissioner is voting in our interest, he or she is probably voting… Read More

Vox‘s NCAA bracket pool, ft. Chuck Hagel, Jenny Sanford, and Mike Birbiglia

For this year’s March Madness, Vox has assembled the most eclectic group of tournament brackets Georgetown’s ever seen. Famous and “famous” Hoyas alike opted to fill out a bracket for our pool—and while characters like President John DeGioia,… Read More

BREAKING: BZA upholds decision to revoke Philly Pizza’s license, pizza hotspot likely to close

A bureaucratic decision made at about 9:15 this evening may well be the end the Philly Pizza on Potomac Street. The District Board of Zoning Adjustment has just upheld the decision made by the D.C. Department of Consumer… 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

Georgetown neighbors taking seemingly secret photos of students’ trash

He reaps what you sow Students had better start doing an improved job of bagging their trash, if a community email chain is any indication. Early last week, the overflowing trash cans on the 1300 block of 35th… Read More

Better Know an ANC 2E Commisioner: Aaron Golds

In Georgetown’s local government, the people are represented as two separate yet equally important groups: the neighbors’ representatives, who investigate crime, and the student representative, who leave crushed beer cans on their lawns. These are their stories. Two… Read More

Oh wait, that was yesterday? D.C. elections roundup.

Four more years! 228,062 people, or 53.44 percent of registered D.C. voters, flooded the polls yesterday for the Nov. 4th general elections, and the D.C. Board of Election & Ethics handled them with less difficulty than we expected…. Read More

Student ANC candidate wants to talk liquor licenses until 11 PM

Aaron Golds (COL ’11), who I previously suspected of being a candidate for the student ANC spot, confirms via email that he wants the gig. I’m glad to hear it, but I hunger for more candidates to clash… Read More

Student ANC spot has a candidate

Someday all this will be yours, my son It’s Aaron Golds, class of 2011. He’s the first known candidate now for the student spot on the Advisory Neighborhood Commission (and the choice housing that entails), according to an… Read More