19 Nov


Where to Eat on the Hill this Thanksgiving

So you got out of dealing with the family crazy this Thanksgiving and you’re staying in town… congratulations! Making an entire Thanksgiving meal yourself can be daunting, so we checked out some of the places that are open on the Hill for your Thanksgiving dining pleasure. Bistro Cacao (320 Mass. Ave., NE) is open from […]

03 Oct


First Bite: DC Harvest Kitchen & Bar

It’s hard to keep track of what’s opening on H Street but thankfully I have friends who do it for me. We picked DC Harvest, 517 H Street NE, for our monthly night out and the Southern girl in me was very glad we did.  Two words: fried chicken. No, make that four words: sous vide […]

19 Sep

One-person Show 'Molly' Stuns at The Atlas

Capitol Hill theater comes in all shapes and sizes, and the premiere of Scena Theatre’s Molly at the Atlas Center for the Performing Arts is both a surprise and stunner as it shows the power of a single actor taking the stage. The play runs through Sunday and if you’re in the mood for intensity, catch one […]

18 Sep

Weekend East City Event Round Up: 2014 H Street Festival Edition

Thursday, September 18 Pleasant Plans Workshop – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Essentially Qualified by Paull Shortt exhibits the phenomenon many new graduates go through – having the qualifications for a position but not the required experience necessary to get the job. This exhibit will have both sculpture and performance pieces related to post-graduate life. […]

14 Sep

Real Estate:

Open House Round Up for 9/14/14

Guest contributor Dare Johnson Wenzler is a Capitol Hill resident, Realtor and co-owner of First Vine Wine Imports + Sales. This post also appears on her blog Real Estate On (and off!) the Hill. 684 4th St NE is a perfect little jewel of a place, located just a few blocks from Union Station, the west […]