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Monday, December 6, 2021

Shaw Celebrates 10th Art All Night

Art All Night, the District’s free annual overnight arts festival, returned to Shaw on Saturday night, Sept. 25. Art All Night started in Shaw...

Second Look: An Annual Survey of Overlooked Films

With this annual column, I again nominate several “Movies That Got Away,” feature films (from 2020) less noticed or hyped upon release. This selection...

Flock to Upscale Yardbird

We had intended to visit Yardbird Southern Table & Bar, in Mount Vernon Square. We finally found an opportunity when we took our ailing...

New and Up-and-Coming Restaurants

Washington seafood mogul Greg Casten appears omnipresent these days—racing between Georgetown to Ivy City to Buzzard Point in Southwest DC. He keeps a busy...

Films On Art and Soul

The New Bauhaus The German Bauhaus (roughly “building-house) was a touchstone for 20th C. Western art, architecture. and design. It was founded after WWI by...

Films both Current and Historic

Storm Lake Here’s a paean to journalism, old style.  It’s also a near obituary for shoe leather journalism as it was practiced, especially in America’s...

Fun with Your Food

Chefs Tim Ma and Andrew Chiou want you to play with your food. The offspring of Taiwanese immigrants, Ma and Chiou operate Lucky Danger,...

People on the Brink: At The Movies

East of the Mountains This is a film as character study. An older man at an end-of-life crossroads contemplates his own demise in a world...

Seafood Restaurant Truluck’s Opens in Mount Vernon May 22

The classic fine-dining Truluck’s Ocean’s Finest Seafood and Crab restaurant will finally open its doors on Saturday, May 22, at the newly renovated K...

Get Fresh, Homemade Soup Delivered from Prescription Chicken

Prescription Chicken (1819 Seventh St NW) is serving, and delivering, their fresh, homemade “grandma style” soups to the community. Cousins Valerie Zweig and Taryn...