Ingleside at Rock Creek, the senior-living retirement community in Chevy Chase, has hired former American University dining staffer Kyle Johnson as its new executive chef. Johnson brings 13 years of experience to his new position, mainly in menu development at...
Modern-American restaurant City Tap House is slated to open a second D.C. location on Monday at 1250 Connecticut Ave. NW. The 180-seat gastropub includes orange leather accents, wood paneling and a 360-degree bar, according to a news release. New menu...
The “Spring Days of Design” will take place in Georgetown from Thursday, May 4, through Saturday, May 6, featuring events like new collection launches, trunk shows and design consultations, in addition to special discounts. Hosting the three-day celebration is the...
A new weekly farmstand is coming to southern Georgetown starting on Saturday, the result of a partnership between Sweetgreen’s new 1044 Wisconsin Ave. NW location and FreshFarm Markets. The farmstand — featuring produce, eggs and meat from a family-owned Pennsylvania...
By: Davis Kennedy Roots, a Canadian casual men’s, women’s and children’s clothing store, opened on M Street in Georgetown on Thursday.  The 3,200-square-foot location at 3259 M St. is the organization’s seventh store in the U.S. It has 116 stores in...
The Decanter restaurant at St. Regis Washington has appointed a new culinary team, with executive chef Javier Cuesta Muñoz in charge. The signature restaurant at the 923 16th St. NW hotel features “haute Mediterranean cuisine in a recently renovated stunning...
The Michelin-starred Blue Duck Tavern has selected Daniel Hoefler as its new chef de cuisine, according to a news release. Hoefler has worked for 16 years in restaurants throughout Berlin, Dubai and Chicago. At the Blue Duck Tavern, located in...
A “Pets and Pints” happy hour will take place Tuesday, April 11, at Rebellion DC, honoring National Pet Day. The event, running from 5 to 8 p.m. at the 1836 18th St. NW bar, intends both to celebrate pets and...
When Thoi Van Nguyen and Ngoc Anh Tran fled the Vietnam War and arrived in the nation’s capital in 1979, they were hopeful. The married couple didn’t speak English, and had no family or friends nearby — but they...
By Anath Hartmann With the holidays right around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about gifts for family and friends. But instead of the same old scarves and sweaters, why not make this year a bit different and consider...

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