Waterfront Ice Rink Open!

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Last week, the waterfront ice rink opened for the season. GM swung by Saturday for a spin, and it was already a hopping scene. That bodes well for the rink, which has been a resounding success since it first opened two¬†years ago. The first year, the rink had 46,000 visitors. GM doesn’t have an update on how the rink did last year, but anecdotally it was as popular if not more so last year. Continue reading

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The Morning Metropolitan

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The Georgetown Metropolis

1500 block of 28th St.

1500 block of 28th St.

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The Morning Metropolitan

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3200 block of N St.

3200 block of N St.

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Old Georgetown in Color: Parking

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This week on Old Georgetown in Color, GM visits a historic parking lot that¬†stood where the Apple Store now is: Witherson’s at 1229 Wisconsin Ave.

This was an empty lot until the 1980s when the building that Apple tore down was built. The lot can be seen to be empty as late as when St. Elmo’s Fire was filmed (circa 1984). Continue reading

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