With less than 24 hours to go, the federal government is looking more and more likely that it will shut down on Tuesday October 1st . All non-essential employees (including, shockingly, me) would only have a few hours (at most) to shut down things on Tuesday morning and will be furloughed during the shutdown. Unlike … Continue reading Government Shutdown? – Where to Drown Your Sorrows Tuesday (and Indefinitely)
Sorry for the radio silence, been out of town (more on that later) much of the past 3 weeks or so with trips to Charlottesville, Memphis, Savannah & Charleston (Darius Rucker/Hootie sighting at brunch in the latter locale). Not too busy on the DC bar news front, but there are some interesting bits of news … Continue reading DC Bar News – Week(s) in Review – September 5th – September 24th
As first reported earlier today by Washington City Paper's Young & Hungry blog and the Post's Going Out Guide, the new Dupont cafe/pub/market Duke's Grocery opens at 11a tomorrow (Tuesday, September 10th). Located in the former Cafe Green space next to Mr. Yogato between P and Church Streets on the 17th Street corridor, this cozy, neighborhood spot … Continue reading Duke’s Grocery Opens Tuesday Sept. 10th – Preview – Info and Pics
Hope you enjoyed your Labor Day holiday; Round-up of news for the past week and a half Read my post on where to watch the Top 25 college football teams in DC this season. Bar News Openings Bar Charley (Dupont) (Facebook page): neighborhood spot notable for relatively cheap craft cocktails ($7 tiki cocktails on draft, $8 classics … Continue reading DC Bar News – Week in Review – August 26th-September 4th
I've updated one of the pages linked at the menu at the top of the page, "Bars - Admission Pending." Originally a useless (to you) devoted to the bars I hadn't yet visited, I've now updated it so it lists all the bars that are currently in development in DC. If you have any additions/changes/deletions, … Continue reading Updated Page – Bars – Admission Pending
Check out the new neighborhood page for the loosely-defined hot neighborhood of U Street / Logan Circle / 14th Street. I've also made updates to the Dupont Circle and H Street neighborhood pages.