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Archive for July 13th, 2012

Bill to Amend ABC Laws Seen As Guaranteeing Due Process For Liquor License Holders

Accompanying images can be viewed in the current issue PDF By P.L. Wolff The sentiment expressed last month by Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington President Lynne Breaux that “allowing only a handful of residents to protest a liquor license application results in lengthy delays in review by the ABC Board causing great hardship for local […]

Long-Simmering Hank’s Oyster Bar Dispute Awaits ABC Board Ruling Following Recent Rehearing Mandated by DC Appeals Court

Accompanying images can be viewed in the July 2912 issue PDF By Anthony L. Harvey Reported sightings of Mayor Vincent Gray having dinner at Hank’s Oyster Bar on July 5th and giving encouragement to owner and chef Jamie Leeds reignited community interest in the continuing battle of nearby neighbors opposed to Hank’s outdoor expansion and […]

Restaurant Review: Smoke & Barrel = Smoke and Mirrors?

When the mercury hits 100 degrees — as it has for part of July — cooking holds little appeal. But summer’s heat does suggest outdoorsy kinds of food, like, say, barbecue. Obviously, barbecued foods, grilled foods, have an eternal appeal even with a winter chill and piled-up snow. Yet nothing says “summertime” quite like a […]


It’s been a very unhappy time for DC’s reputation and we do not intend to re-visit the matter of already (and possibly future) disgraced city council members other than to observe that what’s been unfolding these past months seems to have led to the belief that nothing positive can be said about the council or […]