Borderstan Brief

by Andrew Ramonas November 6, 2015 at 9:50 am 0

Mural at 15th and U streets NW

Gordon Ramsay Spotted in Shaw — Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay of “Kitchen Nightmares” and “Hell’s Kitchen” yesterday visited The Dabney (122 Blagden Alley NW), which opened this week. [Eater DC]

‘The People Issue’ — The Washington City Paper has released its annual “People Issue,” which includes Columbia Heights chef Seng Luangrath of Thip Khao, muralist Aniekan Udofia (whose U Street corridor work is above) and Columbia Heights studio owners Hugh McElroy and Kevin Erickson. [Washington City Paper]

More on The Dirty Goose — The Dirty Goose, which is slated to open at 913 U St. NW this spring, will be “an upscale gay bar” where “you could walk in if you’re still in a suit and tie after work,” said co-owner Justin Parker. [Metro Weekly]

Bowser Headed to Shaw — Mayor Muriel Bowser is scheduled to take part in an 11 a.m. groundbreaking ceremony at the Phyllis Wheatley YWCA (901 Rhode Island Ave. NW). The renovated facility now has 84 affordable housing units for women. [D.C. Office of the Mayor]


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