Idle Hands a Solid Addition to the H Street Scene

  [NOTE: This bar closed at end of September 2018]   Idle Hands [Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, 1236 H St. NE, open at 6p, est. 2018] is a solid addition to H Street from Hill bar owner Erik Holzherr. Idle Hands comes to the space that was the super (overly?) chill Church & State. Erik also ran Church … Continue reading Idle Hands a Solid Addition to the H Street Scene

DC Voters Vote Yes to Approve Initiative 77

Tuesday night, Initiative 77, the ballot measure to gradually eliminate the tipped minimum wage by 2026 in DC, passed 55% Yes to 45% No with about 1 of 6 DC registered voters weighing in. This will go to Congress for a 30-day review period; DC Council still has the power to overturn or modify it … Continue reading DC Voters Vote Yes to Approve Initiative 77

The 201 Bar on Capitol Hill Closes June 15th

The 201 Bar closes its doors on Friday, June 15th. Originally opened in 2003 as "Lounge 201" (before a summer 2012 make-over), the subterranean watering hole on Capitol Hill near Union Station has long welcomed Senate staffers and lobbyists for after-work happy hours as well as many private events over the years. An appreciation party … Continue reading The 201 Bar on Capitol Hill Closes June 15th