03/30/15 10:22pm

1426 L Street, NW

1426 L Street, NW was previously home to the short lived Roc Bar which closed back in June 2013 and The Reserve before that who was evicted from the building in June 2011.

The liquor license placard for XO Restaurant and Lounge says:

“New tavern specializing in intercontinental small-plate food with occasional live entertainment to include a Jazz Band, Karaoke and Dee Jay, along with dancing. Sidewalk Café with seating for 15. Seating inside premises is 75. Total capacity inside premises is 295.”

Updates when they get closer to opening.


03/30/15 4:40pm

1215 U Street, NW

From a press release:

“Tomorrow, March 31st at 5:30 p.m. at The Lincoln Theatre, Mayor Muriel Bowser will deliver her first State of the District address.

This event will serve as an opportunity for Mayor Bowser to address the residents of the District and conclude the Mayor’s Pathways to the Middle Class Tour, a week-long effort to highlight ways the Administration is creating pathways to the middle class for D.C. residents.

Parking will be provided at the Frank D. Reeves Municipal Center on a first-come, first-served basis. Attendees are encouraged to use public transportation. The nearest metro station is the U Street/African-American Civil War Memorial Metro Station.

No bags or outside food will be allowed inside the venue. No signage, posters or fliers will be allowed in the venue.

Members of the public can register for tickets here.

Tuesday, March 31st
Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
Address to begin at 6:30 p.m.”