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Friday, July 1, 2022

Mini Golf: The Best of Edition

“You’re gonna die, clown!” In the movie “Happy Gilmore,” Happy screams this at a huge, shrieking, robotic clown face that has thwarted his attempts...

Eat and Drink Your Way Through Shaw

You've worked your way through 2021: now work your way through some fun. Eat and Drink your way through the bars and restaurants of...

Cozy Cocktail Bar Jane Jane Open in Logan Circle

Husband Peter and I recently enjoyed a great lunch at CR NoMa, 140 M St. NE. The two-and-a- half-year-old restaurant is a spinoff of...

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,...