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The restaurant chain &pizza opened its 19th location on Wisconsin Avenue in Georgetown last week, offering a new dining option to members of the Georgetown community seeking custom dishes.

Georgetown Welcomes &pizza

The restaurant &pizza opened its newest location on Wisconsin Avenue in Georgetown last week as the latest addition to the neighborhood’s fast-casual dining scene with a unique approach to its classic namesake dish. The new pizzeria marks the 19th installment of the D.C.-based custom pizza chain, which owns restaurants throughout[Read More…]

by December 2, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
Trump Hotel Opening Spurs Labor Protests

Trump Hotel Opening Spurs Labor Protests

More than 400 people protested the grand opening ceremony for the Trump International Hotel in on Pennsylvania Avenue to demonstrate against Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s stances on issues ranging from labor rights to concerns about his treatment of women last Wednesday. Protesters remained outside the building while the opening[Read More…]

by November 1, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

DC Considers Raising Tobacco Purchasing Age

The Washington, D.C. Council advanced a bill to raise the legal age of tobacco use in the District from 18 to 21 and limit its public use Oct. 11. Cities including Boston, Chicago and New York City have implemented similar hikes in the minimum smoking age. Under the proposed law,[Read More…]

by October 25, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Georgetown Canal Faces 18-Month Restoration

Georgetown Canal Faces 18-Month Restoration

  The historic canal in Georgetown will begin to undergo a major 18-month restoration project in order to address long-running maintenance concerns next month. Estimated to cost about $10 million, the restoration is funded by the U.S. National Park Service. The C&O Canal attracts about 5 million visitors a year[Read More…]

by October 18, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Marijuana Activists March on the White House

D.C. Cannabis Campaign, a marijuana advocacy group, organized a march from Dupont Circle to the White House on Sept. 24 in what organizers hailed as an act of civil disobedience. The protest, which mirrored a similar event held last April, involved a mass “smoke out” on federal property in order[Read More…]

by September 27, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top