16 Jan

Hawk 'n' Dove, Opening Tomorrow

Some in our fair community would say that this is not a reopening. To quote resident curmudgeon Tim Krepp, this is “a Hawk ‘n’ Dove-themed bar.” Perhaps it’s not even that: the new Hawk ‘n’ Dove, brought to us all by Xavier Cervera of Senart’s, the Chesapeake Room, and many others, doesn’t have much left […]


15 Feb

Hill East Market Helps Supply your Cupboard

In the last six months, The Cupboard, a convenience store located at the corner of East Capitol and 15th Street, has been building a quiet following among Hill East neighbors, especially for those in need of life’s necessities: bread, milk, and beer. But for some, the store can be easily missed because the market is […]


28 Sep

Hilly Nominations Announced

You cast votes online and during the H Street and Barracks Row Festivals, so now the results are in on the people and places you have nominated as your Hill favorites.  Between October 1st and 28th, you’ll be able to go online to choose the winner in each category.  The awards will be presented on […]


29 Aug

Barracks Row Welcomes New Pet Shop

Metro Mutts, which opened at 508 H St, NE in 2009, announced today that it is opening its second location on Barracks Row.  Metro Mutts is buying Pawticulars and, after a few renovations, anticipates opening in the space at 407 8th St, SE on October 1st. Owners Lee and Kelly Hartshorn and Anna Lappas-Collins are […]


04 Nov

Voting for 2010 Hilly Awards Ends Tonight at 11:59 PM!

Vote for your favorite Hill businesses by tonight at 11:59 pm! The second annual Hilly Awards voting ends tonight,  if you haven’t already voted for your favorite neighborhood businesses today. And then join CHAMPS, the Capitol Hill Chamber of Commerce on November 19th in the North Hall of Eastern Market to eat, drink, make merry […]