10 Apr

Congrats to The Hill's Best of DC Winners!

The nominations rolled in, readers votes, and the Washington City Paper has finally announced it’s list of the “Best of D.C.” for 2014. I was so proud last night at the announcement party to read the list and see so many Hill businesses represented. It certainly supports our neighborhood’s win for “Best Neighborhood.” Congratulations to […]


10 Jul

Development:

Great Streets Recipients Announced

Here is a bit of news that we can all appreciate for years to come: recently, the Washington DC Economic Partnership, a 501(c)3 organization that promotes and stimulates local business in the District of Columbia, announced the 2013 recipients of the Great Streets Grant Initiative Program. This program distributes more than $1.25 million among different […]


14 Jun

Show Your (Continued) Support for Frager's!

Father’s Day weekend is upon us, and its shaping up to be a great weekend weather wise. In between what are hopefully your outdoor plans for enjoying the sun, how about also adding an activity that supports Dad and our beloved neighborhood Frager’s at the same time? Got little ones? The Little Loft is holding […]


21 Feb

Be There for Live Judging of StartUP Kitchen Finalists

Think Local First has announced finalists for their second StartUP Kitchen, and now you can be part of our version of a local food reality show.  Monday, February 25th, at 6:30p, the three finalists will be judged live at Tabula Rasa on Barracks Row (731 8th Street, SE) in a Chopping Block Competition.  A limited […]


18 Jan

Local Businesses Turn to YOU for Funding

I think we’ve all heard stories about a startup video and online fundraising campaign that launches a small business or creative artist’s latest project.  They’re just the type of populist, bootstrapping stories we all love.  A personal favorite is one my husband ran across a year ago:  Dollar Shave Club.  (Yeah, its Friday, so go […]