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Wisemiller’s Deli Removes Sandwich Name Over Backlash

Wisemiller’s Deli removed the “Blackie’s Favorite” sandwich that has appeared on the menu for at least 20 years from the store’s physical menu as a result of backlash to the racist nature of its name. The sandwich, which contains hot roast beef, grilled onions, muenster cheese and thousand island dressing,[Read More…]

by May 15, 2019 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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A video of a rat tumbling to the ground from a shelf at Wisemiller’s Grocery and Deli,  a sandwich and convenience shop popular with students  was posted to Snapchat Oct. 13 and was quickly shared amongst students. Reports of rodents have surged 65 percent this year around the District.

Uptick in Rodent Sightings Rattles Campus Amid Pest Control Efforts

Complaints of rodents to Washington, D.C.’s 311 city services helpline saw a 65 percent surge during the 2016 fiscal year to 3,200 complaints filed by D.C. residents from 2,300 in 2015, as students report an increase in rodent sightings at Georgetown. Despite improvements in pest control in the central D.C.[Read More…]

by October 19, 2017 5 comments Campus News, City News, News, News - Top

Best Restaurants in Georgetown and DC

QUICK MEALS IN GEORGETOWN If you are in a rush or just want a quick bite, there are quite a few fast, casual spots not too far from campus. Wisemiller’s Grocery & Deli – better known as Wisey’s – is a favorite among students. Classic sandwiches include the Chicken Madness[Read More…]

by September 2, 2016 1 comment Features, Food & Drink, Guide - Top, The Guide
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A Los Cuates bust yielded the confiscation of several fake IDs, but no arrests. The university will handle disciplinary measures.

MPD Raids Local Establishments

Local Mexican restaurant Los Cuates and convenience store Wisemiller’s Grocery & Deli were raided in the past two weeks by the Metropolitan Police Department in attempt to locate use of fake identifications among customers, as well as the sales of alcoholic beverages to the underaged. On Saturday, around 20 underage[Read More…]

by January 30, 2015 2 comments City News, News, News - Top
Car Crashes Into Wisey’s Fence

Car Crashes Into Wisey’s Fence

A car crashed into the fence separating Wisemiller’s and The Tombs late Monday night. The incident occurred behind Wisemiller’s in the parking lot, which is university property, according to Tombs Manager Chris George (COL ’09). George said he heard about the incident around 10:30 p.m. but was not sure what would be done about[Read More…]

by May 8, 2013 0 comments City News, News

Wisey’s Sues Service Over Name, Logo

Wisey’s #1 LLC filed a lawsuit for intentional trademark infringement against local restaurant owner Davar Ashgrizzadeh and his businesses, Minellis Pizzeria Enterpries LLC and Nimellis Pizzeria LLC. Wisey’s #1 is the parent company of Wisey’s — better known as “Healthy Wisey’s” — located at 1440 Wisconsin Ave. NW. Ashgrizzadeh’s restaurant[Read More…]

by October 26, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Tasty Food With A Colonial Twist

$$$$ 3/5 Stars Let’s be real: One of the best parts about having your parents come into town is that they’ll bring you food from home and sometimes take you out for meals at expensive D.C. restaurants. Yes, you welcome the chance to leave campus, where Leo’s, Wisey’s takeout and Kraft mac[Read More…]

by October 26, 2012 0 comments Opinion