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Mike Brown/McEnearney Associates:Â “Every member of your family is important. If you and your pets are considering a move, learn more about our program today!”
doris-mae fine art:Â “doris-mae is a curatorial project by Thomas Drymon that includes six exhibitions from September 2012 to May 2013 with painting, photography, installation, and video by artists in the Washington, DC, metro area.âÂ AtÂ 1716 14th Street NW, 2nd floor.
Fiddleheads Salon:Â “Trust your hair to expert care at Fiddleheads. Experience the latest cuts, styles, colors, and products at Dupont Circle’s best salon!Â We’ve been mentioned numerous times inÂ WashingtonianÂ Magazine as “The” salon for curly hair. But we know our way around a head of straight hair, too!” At 1515 17th Street NW, 2nd floor.
Floriana Restaurant:Â “Floriana Restaurant is about friends and family. We are an independently owned Italian bistro serving dishes made with seasonal ingredients sourced from local producers, and we pride ourselves on our menu, service and passion for food. Floriana Restaurant has received an Opentable.com Dinerâs Choice Award for the past 18 months in a row.” At 1602 17th Street NW, corner of 17th and Q NW.
Jack Jacobson for State Board of Education:Â “I look forward to serving Ward 2 on the State Board of Education in January 2013!Â A main goal of mine will be to work with parents and the community at large to improve our neighborhood schools in Ward 2 and to ensure that parents have confidence in the ability of our public schools to provide their children a high-quality education.”
Java House: “A neighborhood cafe where the coffee is roasted in the store. Happy Hour all day Monday through Friday with $4 beers.” Located at 1645 Q Street NW with indoor and outdoor seating.
Hyman S. & Freda Bernstein Jewish Literary Festival: “The Washington DCJCC presents the annual Hyman S. & Freda Bernstein Jewish Literary Festival, October 14-24. The Festival includes 15 events, with celebrated authors and scholars including Pulitzer Prize winner Michael Chabon speaking on his latest book,Â Telegraph Avenue: A NovelÂ and Nobel Prize-winner Eric Kandel in conversation withÂ The New York TimesÂ columnist David Brooks.” At 16th and Q Streets NW.
Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe:Â “Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe is DCâs only full-service restaurant and complete bar combined with an independent bookstore.” Just north of Dupont Circle at 1517 Connecticut Avenue NW.
MOVA Lounge:Â Enjoy MOVA’s new rooftop terrace and bar and be sure to checkÂ MOVA’s list of daily specialsÂ as well as their live entertainment. At the northwest corner of 14th and W Streets NW on the 14th Street corridor.
Rice/DC Noodles:Â “The Rice menu that both traditional and contemporary Thai cuisine in a very simple setting with minimal decor in the Logan Circle neighborhood. In addition,Â you can now order the DC Noodles menu at RiceÂ during most of the week.” At 1608 14th Street NW, north of Q Street.
Jo Ricks/City Houses:Â “Serving downtown buyers and sellers since 1979. This Realtor Is Not Your Average Jo.”
Lindsay Reishman Real Estate:Â “In the service industry, who you work with makes all the difference. We hire top notch talent, provide tools for success and room to grow, then deliver results. Our business structure is unique in that every member of our team specializes in a different part of the real estate process.”
The Rutstein Group:Â A Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage. “In today’s market it’s important that your agent has the latest technology working for you! Drop us an email and tell us what you are looking for.” Office at 1606 17th Street NW.
VIDA Fitness:Â “Start a new fitness plan or continue in your fitness journey with VIDA Fitness at any of our 5 downtown urban chic fitness clubs. Change the way you look, feel and think about fitness.” In the Borderstan area, VIDA is at 1612 U Street NW and at the Metropole, 1517 15th Street NW.
Washington Fine Properties:Â “Washington Fine Properties (WFP) is recognized as one of the most successful carriage-trade real estate firms in the United States. One hundred of the most powerful agents in the Nation’s Capital Region combine their expertise to provide unequaled brokerage services to both buyers and sellers.”
Chen Wen/Fairfax Realty:Â “Chen Wen has been a long time Dupont-Logan resident, having lived here since before Whole Foods was a reality. With more than 20 years of real estate experience, Wen takes pride in the fact that his clients keep coming back to him for their real estate needs.”