Restaurants in The InTowner
The InTowner
To receive free monthly notices advising of the availability of each new PDF issue, simply send an email request to and include name, postal mailing address and phone number. This information will not be shared with any other lists or entities.

A Cleaning Service Ad

Marcus Moore Ad

Kerry Touchette Interiors Ad

Surburban Welding Company Ad

Archive for January, 2015

Bill and Camille Cosby’s Collected Art Featured at National Museum of African Art

In an exhibition featuring outstanding African and African-American artworks titled “Conversations: African and African American Artworks in Dialog,” the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art in early November of 2014 launched a 14-month show consisting of 162 paintings, sculptures, photographs, prints, drawings, textiles, and mixed-media concoctions — 100 from its own permanent collections and 62 […]

Prepared for by Jo Ricks, Realtor / Reporting Period: November 2014

The area covered by these listings is bounded by Rock Creek on the west, Upshur Street on the north, North Capitol Street on the east, and Massachusetts Avenue/M Street on the south. SINGLE FAMILY HOUSES (44) [condo & co-op listings follow] 1336 Corcoran St. $1,880,000 707 Harvard St. $351,000 720 Harvard St. $680,000 759 Harvard […]

What Ultimately Happened to William Tunnicliff’s Two Hotels? – Part 1

By Stephen A. Hansen* William Tunnicliff’s two establishments in early Washington are often mistakenly referred to as taverns. This is likely due to the fact that his first establishment on Pennsylvania Avenue served as a beer garden in the late 19th century. Perpetuating this misnomer, the modern-day restaurant across from Eastern Market on Capitol Hill, […]

Restaurant Review ~ Nage Bistro (Courtyard Embassy Row) / 1600 Rhode Is. Ave., NW

Over the years of its DC life, Nage Bistro —- formerly known simply as Nage —- has operated under one chef or another and with somewhat mixed results. That is, until recently, when a super-energetic and highly imaginative and qualified young man stepped into the breach: His name? Dwayne Motley, and boy, can he cook. […]

Marie Reed Learning Center Modernization Major Project Now Starting; Adams Morgan ANC Announces Series of Community Meetings

Accompanying images can be viewed in the January 2015 issue PDF By: Anthony L. Harvey In a long-awaited announcement of the first step by the District government in the development of a modernization plan for the updating of the almost 40-year-old Marie Reed Learning Center in Adams Morgan, the Department of General Services (DGS), which […]

African-American Civil War Museum Expansion Part of Grimke School Builing Re-purposing

Accompanying images can be viewed in the January 2015 issue PDF By P.L. Wolff “I am delighted that we have selected a team that will preserve the Grimke School as [an] historic anchor in the U Street/Shaw area while also creating a world-class home for the African-American Civil War Museum [emphasis supplied] and a new […]

Mayor Gray Cuts 17 Ribbons in Shaw Swan Song

Accompanying images can be viewed in the January 2015 issue PDF By Alexander M. Padro* “It’s got to be a record,” enthused Mayor Vincent C. Gray before a capacity crowd at Compass Coffee, a new coffee roaster and café on 7th Street, NW. Gray was referring to the 17 red ribbons that Shaw Main Streets, […]

Power Outage Crisis Requires Prompt Reform

About seven in the morning on Tuesday, January 6th –- just 36 hours before we were to sign off on pdf pages for this month’s issue, an underground cable fault occurred in a Pepco vault below New Hampshire Avenue between 18th and R Streets, NW. The result was three power cables and multiple feeder lines […]

January Issue PDF Now Uploaded; new webpages articles & features to post within 24 hours

January 2015 Issue PDF

Click to download January 2015 PDF (1,782k)