23 Jan 2015

Development:

Bang Salon and Aura Spa, Officially Open in Navy Yard

Although Bang Salon and Aura Spa have been open for a couple of weeks at their newest location in the Navy Yard, they celebrated officially last night with champagne, hors d’oeuvres and goody bags. It was a very fun event, but it was also a reminder of how far our neighborhood has come. Seeing the […]


18 Jun 2014

Navy Yard Sweetgreen Opens Today

Sweetgreen’s newest location, in the first floor of the new 12Twelve building at 4th and N Streets, SE, is officially opening today! Bonus: for their soft opening today, pay what you want for your salad and all proceeds go to FreshFarm Markets.


06 Jun 2014

Pinktini 6-Month Anniversary Sale, This Saturday!

Our merry band of clever people here at THIH is always grumbling about the lack of retail options on Capitol Hill. So it was not without a small amount of surprise that this writer realized there is a lovely new boutique in the neighborhood which had completely escaped our notice. I would blame this mishap […]


29 Jan 2014

Flex Office Space Opens on H Street

If you’ve got a start-up idea that needs some incubation, or just need a professional meeting room for your work-from-home gig, now you have another option in the neighborhood.  Flex Office Space opened for business at 1411 H Street NE.  Flex offers virtual and physical office options for when you require something more than your […]


04 Dec 2013

First Bite: Osteria Morini

The first Lumber Shed restaurant is officially open and already the space is seeing crowds. Osteria Morini brings upscale, Italian dining to the neighborhood, not far from a few other neighborhood favorites. I know many of you feel strongly about your local Italian options, as evidenced by the comments on a review from one of our oldest Italian restaurants. […]