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Thursday, December 1, 2022

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...

Depeche Art

Foundry Gallery Hee Hyoun Chung’s recent series of largescale acrylic paintings draws inspiration from the wind. Says the artist, “Sitting by the fireside, I listen...

Insatiable

Calico – as in the pretty cat breed – is tucked away in Blagden Alley in the Mount Vernon Triangle neighborhood. But this Calico...

See ‘Potted Potter’ at Shakespeare Theatre

Attention all muggles: Potted Potter, the New York and West End smash hit, returns to Washington DC this April. MidCity DC readers save 35%...

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...

Verrocchio: Sculpture and Painter of Renaissance Florence

Verrocchio: Sculptor and Painter of Renaissance Florence is the first-ever monographic exhibition in the United States on Andrea del Verrocchio (c. 1435–1488), the innovative artist, painter, sculptor...

Theater: John Brown’s Raid – You Are There. What Now?

TV viewers who grew up in the 1950s and 60s may remember Walter Cronkite’s series, “You Are There.” These re-enactments of famous historic episodes...

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...

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...

La Cosecha Opens

The Union Market District’s highly anticipated Latin marketplace, La Cosecha, 1280 Fourth St. NE, has opened with a weekly four-day schedule: Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 10...