Borderstan Brief

by Sean Meehan August 28, 2015 at 9:00 am 0


Boutique Buy — Red Lion Hotels will buy The Quincy, a 99-room boutique hotel in Dupont Circle. The Quincy will change its name to Hotel RL as part of the sale. [Washington Business Journal]

Smoke Signals — Washington City Paper’s Will Sommer obtained some internal documents showing how Metro responded to the smoke incident that left one rider dead in January. “Earlier this week, WMATA asked LL to return the CD in exchange for redacted copies of the files,” Sommer writes. “No thanks, said LL.”  [Washington City Paper]

Petworth Shop to Close After Synthetic Drug Bust — A business at 800 Upshur Street NW will close after police found more than 500 packets of synthetic drugs there. [WTOP]

Pop-up Alert! — A vegan restaurant by the owner of Sticky Fingers is set to debut its wood-fired margarita stromboli, chocolate-espresso torta, and mushroom and spinach spanikopita next month on 14th Street NW. [Borderstan]


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