Topher Mathews
Topher Mathews
Local Blog Network

Topher Mathews is part of The Post’s Local Blog Network. He also blogs at Georgetown Metropolitan, which covers news, notes and happenings in the neighborhood. A Connecticut native, Mathews moved to the District in 1999 and has lived in Georgetown since 2003. He works for the federal government.

Latest by Topher Mathews

Yes, we should consider Potomac gondolas

Yes, we should consider Potomac gondolas

It’s not as crazy an idea as some transit advocates would have us believe.

Advocates push for new trail west from Georgetown

Advocates push for new trail west from Georgetown

It would follow the old Cabin John trolley path owned by the city and WMATA.

Big changes afoot at Dumbarton Oaks

Big changes afoot at Dumbarton Oaks

Conservancy is making progress in efforts to root out invasive species and restore historic design.

Liquor license gold rush on again in Georgetown

Liquor license gold rush on again in Georgetown

Perhaps it would be better to rethink the need for a moratorium at all.