RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Georgetown

A collection of news and information related to Georgetown published by this site and its partners.

Top Georgetown Articles

Displaying items 109-120
  • Havre de Grace: It's time to sack and pillage HdG

    Uh, oh, dear readers, the British are coming! The War of 1812 re-enactment (on May 3, 1813 the British burned and sacked Havre de Grace) will be May 5 (Saturday) on the grounds of the Susquehanna Museum at the Lock House, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will...
  • London calling?

    London calling?
    As excitement builds for this week's opening of the Summer Olympics, many an armchair athlete may yearn to hop a transcontinental flight to London. But if a trip overseas isn't in the cards right now, why not discover a taste of jolly olde England closer...
  • Day Trip

    Day Trip
    Washington Mother's Day Tea at Tudor Place Celebrate Mother's Day with a view of the Potomac River at Tudor Place Historic House and Garden. The Georgetown mansion, formerly the home of George Washington's step-granddaughter, is set in more than 5 acres...
  • Missouri gun barrel now rests at park on Delaware shore

    Missouri gun barrel now rests at park on Delaware shore
    There's a new exhibit waiting to greet summer visitors at Delaware's Cape Henlopen State Park. And it's big. It's a 16-inch gun barrel that once roared from the deck of the battleship Missouri during World War II, and it now rests — 120 tons, 68...
  • Loyola's No. 1 seed revives painful memories for Dave Cottle

    The selection committee’s decision to award the No. 1 seed to Loyola Sunday night was the first time the program had earned that seed since 1999. That year, the Greyhounds went 12-0 as the only undefeated team in Division I, but fell to No. 8...
  • Christopher C. Hartman, Mayor Schaefer spokesman, dies at age 67

    Christopher C. Hartman, Mayor Schaefer spokesman, dies at age 67
    Christopher C. Hartman, known as Baltimore's P.T. Barnum when he staged flamboyant media events as press spokesman for Mayor William Donald Schaefer, died of heart failure Thursday at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. He was 67 and lived in Cockeysville....
  • Loyola sprints away with 17-5 win against Canisius

    Loyola sprints away with 17-5 win against Canisius
    It took awhile, but the Loyola men's lacrosse team finally hit the gas. The top-seeded Greyhounds withstood a dreadful second quarter that allowed visiting Canisius to trim a four-goal deficit to one at halftime before putting forth a convincing second...
  • Postscript from Canisius at Loyola

    Postscript from Canisius at Loyola
    At the end of No. 1 seed Loyola’s convincing 17-5 win in Saturday’s NCAA tournament first-round contest at Ridley Athletic Complex in Baltimore, Canisius won 14 faceoffs to the Greyhounds’ 12. Through the first two quarters, however,...
  • NCAA tournament quarterfinals an unfamiliar stage for Loyola

    Saturday’s NCAA tournament quarterfinal game against Denver in Annapolis should be a momentous occasion for the Loyola program. It will also be an unfamiliar setting. The last time the Greyhounds had advanced to the quarterfinal round was 2001....
  • Tom Roberts, violin collector and anonymous Smithsonian donor

    TOM ROBERTS, 75, Smithsonian's 'Mr. Anonymous' The name "Tom Roberts" appears on no plaque in the Smithsonian Institution's musical instruments collection. At no concert, even when Mr. Roberts was in attendance, did Smithsonian chamber musicians...
  • Howard's Rau puts in work to become county's best in boys cross country

    Howard's Rau puts in work to become county's best in boys cross country
    Early this past summer at the Jim Ryun running camp in Pennsylvania, Howard's Danny Rau found himself a scrap piece of paper and wrote out a to-do list. There were just two items on that list — win a state championship and get into the Naval...
  • Hand, foot and mouth disease common in children

    Hand, foot and mouth disease common in children
    Hand, foot and mouth disease is a common ailment often picked up by children in day care. While it may make for a cranky child, Dr. Benjamin N. Lockshin, a Silver Spring dermatologist who also teaches at Georgetown University and the Johns Hopkins...