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Saturday, September 18, 2021

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...

At the Movies

Supernova An up-close-and-personal examination of dementia may not be everyone’s idea of a fun movie, but the new film “Supernova,” written and directed by Harry...

Insatiable

Restaurant life is returning, especially around Mount Vernon Triangle. In fact, when we entered Washington’s newest Persian restaurant, Rumi’s Kitchen, we thought the bar...

Checking Out the Way Restaurants Have Changed

Husband Peter and I were hankering for Southeast Asian fare, so we revisited Laos In Town, where we had not supped since the pandemic...

Newcomers to Mount Vernon Restaurant Scene

As this strange, pandemic summer fades into an uncertain fall, DC neighborhoods—especially Mount Vernon Triangle—are gradually re-awakening. MVT is hot. Among its restaurant newcomers...

Vernon Jordan: Make It Plain

A new public broadcasting program spotlights the life of one of the most influential African American figures in the United States and one of...

Pleasant Dining Surprises and New Eats

Bloomingdale Delights Husband Peter had a pleasant experience the other day. Driving home mid-day from a doctor’s appointment, he searched for lunch in the Bloomingdale...

At The Movies

Flannery For a writer now so critically acclaimed, novelist and short story writer Flannery O’Connor (1924-1964) has never been the subject of a major film...

Shaw Streets

Despite fears that the economic crisis will lead to business closures, Shaw saw a burst of business openings in July. The crop of new...