Archive for September, 2006
Just a reminder that the free day of walking tours is today. Lots of tours start at 10:30am. But, there are plenty of tours that begin this afternoon. Enjoy!
Between October 2nd and December 11th, the old convention center parking lot (now dubbed “Center City Parking Lot” at 9th and H St NW) will become the site of the Cirque du Soleil! Only 200 parking spaces will remain at the site, so we wouldn’t be surprised if area garages become loaded more than usual. [...]
Today’s Express showed some additional love for our article on Exercise Man. Thanks Express!
Metrocurean had a great article on how the Thursday Farmer’s Market celebrated their annual Johnny Appleseed Festival. Teaism executive chef Arpad Lengyel was at the Penn Quarter market demonstrating how to make “the world’s best apple pie” using his grandmother’s recipe! Did anyone have a taste? Sorry about the latent post – we can’t believe [...]
Mark sent us a quick note that Becky’s Café at 505 H St NW has been bought by developers, according to the sign on the door. Looks like the development fever is spreading to the 500 block of H St NW!
We don’t think there’s any online reference to Gallery Place’s very own Exercise Man, so let us be the first blog to introduce him. Here is a YouTube bird’s-eye view of Exercise Man in action. He doesn’t get dizzy. He doesn’t get tired. He’s .. Exercise Man.