Borderstan Brief

by Tim Regan October 29, 2015 at 9:00 am 0


Slipstream Owners Talk Shop — The husband-and-wife owners of the popular Logan Circle coffee shop and bar share their thoughts on possible expansion plans, issues with hiring, and of course, toast. [Eater]

BREAKING: Water Wet, D.C. Expensive — 76.7% of one-bedroom apartments in the Logan Circle/Shaw neighborhoods cost more than $2000 a month to rent. Other pricey neighborhoods include Cardozo, West End and Dupont Circle. Who would have thought! [Urbanturf]

Where to Find Cheap(er) Rare Whiskey — Bourbon in Adams Morgan launched its “half price reserve whiskey” night last night. See what’s on the menu and how much it costs. [Washington Post]

Chaos Night — Which D.C. neighborhoods have the highest crime spike on Halloween? According to D.C. crime statistics, it’s Howard University, Shaw and LeDroit Park. Those areas combined saw a nearly 40% increase in crime on Halloween evening. Spooky! [chart-it]

R.I.P. Paperhaus — The Paperhaus DIY music venue in Petworth has been shut down for good. [Washington City Paper]

14th Street in a Nutshell — Logan Circle’s former “men’s parties” sex club will become a J. Crew men’s store. Poetic. [Borderstan]


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