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MPD: Noise May Lead to Arrests

MPD: Noise May Lead to Arrests

An amendment to D.C. law went into effect Tuesday, placing harsher restrictions on disruptive noise and marking a major shift in the Metropolitan Police Department’s ability to crack down on gatherings such as student parties. The Disorderly Conduct Amendment Act of 2010 states that making unreasonably loud noise between the[Read More…]

by February 4, 2013 0 comments City News, News
Treasure Hunting

Treasure Hunting

Walk down the 1800 block of 14th Street and up a narrow staircase, and you’ll find a deceptively tiny gem: Treasury. Although the boutique opened just a couple years ago, co-owners Cathy Chung and ­Katerina Herodotou have been collecting an assortment of vintage items for even longer. What began as a pop-up[Read More…]

by October 14, 2011 0 comments The Guide

With Stakes Rising, Students Speak Up

The 2010 Campus Plan debate and a contentious amendment to the D.C. disorderly conduct statute spurred a rise in student activism and involvement in neighborhood and city politics this academic year. “This year has certainly seen greater student response,” said Colton Malkerson (COL ’13), a Georgetown University Student Association senator[Read More…]

by April 29, 2011 0 comments Campus News

University Calls Off Spring Term Programs in Japan

The Office of International Programs decided to suspend all study abroad programs in Japan Monday evening, according to Director of OIP Laura Monarch. The U.S. travel warning for Japan, urging American citizens to delay travel to the country, which was struck by a 9.0-magnitude earthquake and tsunami two weeks ago,[Read More…]

by March 25, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

Burglars Strike on Bank Street

Burglars have struck at least two student homes on Bank Street between Prospect and M streets in the past few weeks. The latest burglary occurred Wednesday, according to Andrew Brewster (COL ’11), whose house was burglarized at about 4 p.m. Elizabeth Chapman (COL ’11), who lives across the street from[Read More…]

by March 22, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

Students Leave Japan; Semester Plans Uncertain

by March 18, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

DPS Arrests Bike Thefts Suspect

The Department of Public Safety caught a suspect linked to a string of campus bike thefts at about 12:20 p.m. today, according to Associate Director of DPS Joseph Smith. A student who was the victim of a previous bike theft recognized the suspect at the bike racks near Red Square,[Read More…]

by March 5, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

Student Victim of Attempted Robbery Near LXR

A student was the victim of an attempted robbery early Tuesday morning near LXR Hall and Prospect Street, according to a Public Safety Alert sent to the university community Tuesday evening. At about 12:45 a.m. four males allegedly approached the student as he was walking from LXR to Prospect Street,[Read More…]

by March 3, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News
Fake IDs Seized at Thirds

Fake IDs Seized at Thirds

Metropolitan Police Department officers identified 14 underaged drinkers, mostly Georgetown students, in the popular bar Third Edition shortly after midnight on Friday. According to Advisory Neighborhood Commissioner and Representative to the Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Bill Starrels, those identified had used false identification, but he was unsure whether or not any[Read More…]

by February 15, 2011 0 comments City News, News

$200K Lifted From Employee Credit Union

A former employee of the credit union that serves university faculty and staff was convicted of bank fraud and theft of about $200,000 from the company on Monday, according to a Department of Justice press release. Reginald Clark was fired from Hoya Federal Credit Union in 2003 after an internal[Read More…]

by February 4, 2011 0 comments City News, News