Monthly Archive: August 2014

Oysters (Edsel Little via Flickr)

7th Street Bistro Eat the Rich Gives ‘Em Shell

We’ve covered Derek Brown’s other two restaurants on 7th Street N.W. recently, so it’s only fitting we’d write about Eat the Rich and complete the tripartite. Named after the Motörhead song, Eat the Rich continues in the Brown vein of...

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Adult Classes in DC, Maryland, & Virginia

It’s never too late to improve yourself. Expand your skills and interests with one of these local classes that you will actually enjoy showing up for… DC:  ArtJamz– People seem to be going totally Van Gogh over ArtJamz lately. What...

Chevy Chase (Payton Chung via Flickr)

5 Reasons to Rent an Apartment in Chevy Chase

When I was a kid, I’d look at the map and think, “There’s a town with the same name as Chevy Chase?” Well, the former link will tell you the nickname “Chevy” was his grandmother’s idea for Cornelius Crane Chase,...

Maryland Renaissance Festival (Jeff Kubina via Flickr)

Step Back in Time at the Maryland Renaissance Festival

With “Game of Thrones” so popular these days, and with the recent success of the “Harry Potter” and “Lord of the Rings” movies, more people than ever are showing their inner fantasy nerd. Fantasy geeks and sci-fi nerds don’t really...

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Club Sports in the Metropolitan Area

Getting exercise doesn’t have to mean another dull date with the treadmill, join one of the many adult sports leagues in DC, Maryland, or Virginia! It’s a great way to meet new people and break a sweat all at once. DC: ...

Kabobs (Didriks via Flickr)

Charcoal Kabob in Herndon Will Keep You Coming Back

I think I’ve found a Middle Eastern cuisine winner. Charcoal Kabob has quite a trifecta of user-related ratings. Yelp gives them 4 stars, Google Places 4.4 stars, and Urbanspoon a healthy 87 percent ranking. And it’s not just the rankings...

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Local Beer & Wine Festivals

Whether you are just looking for some entertainment this summer, or trying to expand your palette, check out these upcoming beer and wine festivals in DC, Maryland, and Virginia. Cheers! DC: DC Beer Week– This annual event consists of eight...

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Comedy Clubs in DC, Maryland, & Virginia

Underground comedy clubs can often be hit or miss, so we’ve listed some spots that are sure to deliver laughs: DC:  Underground Comedy– This is what you might call a traveling open mic night. Well, to some extent, almost every night...