Business Ins & Outs: New Key Bridge Marriott Residences, The Obamas, Miramar Restaurant, More

December 4, 2019

PLANS FOR NEW KEY BRIDGE MARRIOTT, RESIDENCES The Arlington County Site Plan Review Committee has begun to review the site plan application for the redevelopment of the Key Bridge Marriott […]

Business Ins & Outs: Wisconsin Nails & Waxing, Target in Tenleytown, Foxtrot Market, More

November 20, 2019

IN: CHASE BRANCH TO OPEN AT P CORNER Another bank is getting ready to open in a building that once housed a classic Georgetown business, beloved by residents and seen […]

Business Ins & Outs: Scilla + Luna on Book Hill, Orangetheory Fitness, More

October 24, 2019

IN: MARGAUX POPS IN TILL SPRING The very comfortable but very fashionable shoe seller Margaux opened at 1251 Wisconsin Ave. NW as a pop-up through next spring. Founded in New […]

Business Ins & Outs: Allbirds, EverFi Expands & more

September 25, 2019

IN: ALLBIRDS FLYING IN Looks like Allbirds shoes will be taking over the shuttered Ben & Jerry’s at 3135 M St. NW. The business — whose slogan is “the world’s […]

Business Ins & Outs: Capital One Cafe at Wisconsin & M

September 11, 2019

Georgetown’s long-awaited Capital One Café — situated at the southeast corner of Wisconsin Avenue and M Street NW, site of the legendary Nathans Restaurant — opened Aug. 28, with three […]

Business Ins & Outs: New Clyde’s Owner, Made In DC Grand Opening & More

August 7, 2019

IT’S OFFICIAL: GRAHAM HOLDINGS OWNER OF CLYDE’S Graham Holdings Company announced July 31 that it had acquired Clyde’s Restaurant Group. The purchase, for an undisclosed price, joins two homegrown businesses. […]

Repeal Likely for Initiative 77

September 26, 2018

The long-anticipated D.C. Council meeting to consider a proposal to repeal Initiative 77 — the so-called Fair Wage Act for the District’s tipped employees, voted in by less than 10 […]

ANC Monday: New Restaurants, K St. Bike Lanes

June 28, 2018

Several restaurant license applications are on the agenda for tonight’s meeting of Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2E, along with a new sidewalk cafe for the King of Falafel.

Initiative 77: Fate of Georgetown Restaurants Decided June 19

May 2, 2018

A battle is brewing over this June’s ballot initiative to match the minimum wage for waiters, baristas and the like with that of non-tipped employees. Initiative 77 would give tipped employees […]

Is Our Dining Scene That Bad?

March 21, 2018

“No Longer The Only Game In Town: Georgetown Dining Scene Struggles As City Spreads Out” was the headline of a March 2 Bisnow article on Georgetown restaurants. It got a […]