Post Tagged with: "summer"

Dallas’ Heats Up Summer TV

Dallas’ Heats Up Summer TV

The hit drama Dallas was the quintessential guilty pleasure of the late 1970’s.  The term still applies to TNT’s latest incarnation of the original, which had its two-hour premiere Wednesday night. This new summer series is not a reboot but a continuation of the previous show. The original had a very lengthy[Read More…]

by June 20, 2012 0 comments The Guide

Enjoy Food, Fun and Sun at Monthly Truckeroo Festival

Granted, there could be worse places to spend three summer months than on the Hilltop, but trying to keep my days filled with excitement is a task all on its own.With a little effort (and some help from the guide’s Twitter), I was able to uncover some fun things, including[Read More…]

by June 18, 2012 0 comments The Guide
Your Summer Festival Guide

Your Summer Festival Guide

Some things are best enjoyed during the summer: popsicles, beaches and, of course, outdoor music festivals. With Bonnaroo approaching this weekend, I’ve found myself getting in a preparatory state of mind. There’s a ton of thought that goes into preparing to attend a summer music festival or outdoor concert, and it’s important[Read More…]

by June 6, 2012 0 comments The Guide
To Do: Summer in D.C.

To Do: Summer in D.C.

1. Take the water taxi to a Nationals game. 2. See the fireworks at the Washington Monument on July 4. 3. Go canoeing on the Potomac. 4. Visit the Butterfly Gardens at Brookside Gardens. 5. See the monuments at sunrise (or sunset). 6. Go for a run along the waterfront.[Read More…]

by May 17, 2012 0 comments The Guide

A Culinary Vacation

Just because you’re not leaving the city this summer doesn’t mean your palate can’t travel the world. Let your taste buds go on an adventure at these eateries: Vietnamese Pho 75 in Arlington serves up the soup from which it takes its name, made with delicious beef broth, rice noodles[Read More…]

by May 16, 2012 0 comments The Guide

Songs of the Summer

These summer songs will set whatever mood you’re looking for whether you’re working hard at an internship or hardly working on the beach. “Princess of China” Coldplay feat. Rihanna Coldplay’s newest album, Mylo Xyloto, has already made a huge mark on both the airwaves and music charts. This summer, listen[Read More…]

by May 16, 2012 0 comments The Guide
TV Favorites Return This Summer

TV Favorites Return This Summer

Summer: It’s a season filled with cookouts, beach trips and time by the pool. It’s also a season marked by the quintessential summer blockbuster. Action films with big explosions and even bigger budgets draw viewers to theaters en masse after the sun sets and the grill cools. Between The Avengers,[Read More…]

by May 16, 2012 0 comments The Guide

The Summer Shuffle

I don’t know about the rest of you, but when the air outside feels like hot soup and I consider leaving the house with no clothes on at all just to feel a little bit cooler, sometimes the only thing that can lift my spirits is an impromptu dance party.[Read More…]

by September 2, 2011 0 comments The Guide

Reynolds Targeted in Rash of Summer Burglaries

A surge in burglaries on and off the Georgetown campus, including a number targeting the Southwest Quad, marked a 141 percent increase in burglaries in the neighborhood from the same period last year. Since May 1, fourteen Georgetown residences and one faculty office were burglarized, according to the Department of[Read More…]

by August 30, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News
Cultural Calendar

Cultural Calendar

5.13 — 8.19 // Friday Evening Concert Series // The Yards Park, 3rd and Water Streets SE   5.31 — 6.05 // Ballet Nacional de Cuba // Kennedy Center   5.07 — 6.19 // “Follies,” starring Bernadette Peters // Kennedy Center   4.26 — 6.05 // “Cyrano // Folger Theatre[Read More…]

by June 7, 2011 0 comments The Guide