Borderstan Brief

by Tim Regan July 5, 2016 at 9:15 am 0

Fireworks Meridian Hill Park 2016

Rain Makes Fireworks a Bust — The view from Meridian Hill Park (pictured above) was less than spectacular last night thanks to the rain and thick clouds. The weather even affected television stations: PBS chose to broadcast stock footage of previous years’ displays instead of the live show last night. [WUSA9]

Kanye West Screens New Music Video Throughout D.C. — Prolific rapper Kanye West held screenings of his newly released music video for his single “Famous” at four locations throughout the District Saturday night. Hundreds of people gathered at one of the locations, 10th St. and Vermont Ave. NW, just before 10 p.m. Saturday to see the projected video. [The Hilltop]

Organic Juice Pop-up Leaves U Street — Jinsei Juice, the organic juice shop at 1626 U St. NW, packed up and left last week. “Our pop-up at U St. has come to an end, but GOOD NEWS! New location coming soon! We deliver!” the shop wrote in a Facebook post last Monday. “Let us waive your first delivery charge- check us out on the website.” [Facebook / Jinsei Juice]

WETA’s ‘Neighborhoods’ to Include Dupont Circle Tonight — A television special about D.C.’s diverse neighborhoods is scheduled to air on WETA tonight. Tonight’s program will feature Georgetown, Dupont Circle, Capitol Hill and Anacostia. [WETA]

DGS Chicken Schnitzel ‘Perfect’ for Picnic, Desk Lunches — The tidy chicken schnitzel sandwich at DGS Delicatessen (1317 Connecticut Ave. NW) is “the perfect sandwich for eating at your desk or taking on a picnic.” [Washington City Paper]


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