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Student Loan Security Questioned

Amid a weak national lending market that has already led to losses for large and small lenders across the country, some officials are worried that a new victim might emerge: students who take out private loans to pay for college. embers of Congress have expressed concerns with rising interest rates[Read More…]

by March 14, 2008 0 comments Uncategorized

The President’s ‘First Mechanic’

Although President George W. Bush calls him “the Pinkster” in letters, Santiago Gonzalez goes by “Pinkey” to the Georgetown residents who visit his store on M Street. Gonzalez, who immigrated to the US from Spain, is a bicycle mechanic and co-owner of Revolution Cycles, a four-store chain of bicycle shops[Read More…]

by February 12, 2008 0 comments Uncategorized

Residents Seek to Be Rid of Rats

Georgetown residents have seen enough of rats. With the goal of tackling the city’s rodent infestation, the Citizens Association of Georgetown met last night at St. John’s Episcopal Church on Potomac and O Streets to discuss proposals for rodent control initiatives. “We probably have more rats in Georgetown than actual[Read More…]

by January 15, 2008 0 comments Uncategorized

Construction Delays Dixie Reopening

Students are going to have to wait a little while longer for the return of an old favorite. The new owners of Dixie Liquors on M Street said that construction has delayed the store’s reopening and that the store will not open for at least a few more weeks. The[Read More…]

by November 2, 2007 0 comments Uncategorized

GUTV Expands From Airwaves to Broadband

Good news for all procrastinators – students now have access to yet another distraction from the monotony of work with the availability of GUTV online. GUTV recently announced that it had expanded its services by bringing its programming online to supplement its station on HoyaNet cable service. GUTV General Manager[Read More…]

by October 23, 2007 0 comments Uncategorized