FOOD & DRINK
Red Lobster offers 2 hours of free lobster in ‘Endless Lobster Experience’ – how to enter
ORLANDO, Fla. - Red Lobster is celebrating "Lobsterfest" by offering 150 customers across the U.S. the opportunity to enjoy two hours of endless lobster at the seafood chain. The restaurant announced its first-ever "Endless Lobster Experience" offer, which will also give the winning guests two sides, as well as warm Cheddar Bay Biscuits at the Red Lobster of their choosing.
Sneak Peek at 120,000 SF Recreation and Aquatic Center; Grand Opening This Saturday
Construction on the South County Regional Recreation and Aquatic Center (1315 Apple Ave) began in 2019 and is now complete. The new facility, located in Downtown Silver Spring, will hold its grand opening on Saturday, February 24th at 10am and we have a few photos to give you a peek at the facility before the event, courtesy of Montgomery Recreation (additional photos below).
“Howl D.C. Says Goodbye”
900 7th Street, NW (previously home to Ping Pong Dim Sum) “We wanted to thank you all for supporting our big move from Baltimore to D.C. dating back to the original planned opening date in 2020, and again when it finally happened in 2022. All of our efforts were full heartedly put into this project and it is with great sorrow to announce that our doors have officially closed in Chinatown.
Popular Dog Walker Karyn Fair Has Died
Karyn Fair was a longtime dog walker and pet sitter on Capitol Hill. Her friend and fellow dog walker, Charles Donaldson, wrote this tribute after learning that she had “returned to her stardust origins” Feb. 15. No information is yet available on a celebration of life or other services.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Puppies Up for Adoption in Washington, DC
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to washington..
Mayor Bowser to Support Local Businesses with Visit to New Hill East Restaurants
Mayor Muriel Bowser of Washington, DC, is set to visit two new restaurants, Sala Thai and Duffy’s Irish Pub, on the Hill East campus on Thursday, February 22. This visit is part of her ongoing initiative to support new businesses. Both restaurants opened in late 2023 with support from the Food Access Fund, a program that has received nearly $40 million in funding from Mayor Bowser since 2021.
Popular Food Truck to Open Brick & Mortar Location in Maryland
Almost two years ago, Chef Jarrad Silver launched his food truck, Silver and Sons BBQ, in the parking lot of Captains Market at 7607 Macarthur Boulevard in Bethesda, Maryland on March 12. Now he plans to open his first brick and mortar location in Westbard Square, Regency Centers’ reboot of the Westwood Shopping Center in Bethesda, according to a BizJournals report.
MoCo Resident Wins $1,000,000
A Silver Spring resident is $1,000,000 richer after purchasing a winning Cash4Life lottery ticket from Giant (3860 International Dr.) at Leisure World. Full story below courtesy of the Maryland Lottery:. A Silver Spring resident has enjoyed playing Cash4Life, Powerball and Mega Millions for a long time, but the biggest prize...
Powerball and the D.C. lottery are being sued over a website mistake
Good morning. I'm A Martínez. D.C. resident John Cheeks is suing Powerball and the D.C. lottery after learning that a winning lottery ticket for $340 million was not legit. His lottery numbers match those on Powerball website, but they were sample numbers from an internal test on the site, according to court documents. Cheeks says he was told to throw the ticket in the trash. Instead, he decided to throw hands in the legal system.
“Little Chicken at The Wharf is set to open on Thursday February 22nd at 11:00am!”
“Little Chicken at The Wharf is set to open on Thursday February 22nd at 11:00am!. A backyard bar that just so happens to serve some of the tastiest tenders and fried chicken sandwiches in the city,. Little Chicken at The Wharf has 60 indoor and outdoor seats plus TVs. Chef...
Celebrate the Legacy of Go-Go with D.C.’s ‘Keep the Beat Week’
The District is celebrating the fourth anniversary of Mayor Muriel Bowser declaring go-go the official music of the District of Columbia with a series of events and programming presented by the D.C. Office of Cable Television, Film, Music and Entertainment (OCTFME). The post Celebrate the Legacy of Go-Go with D.C.’s ‘Keep the Beat Week’ appeared first on The Washington Informer.
Washington, D.C. Lottery Powerball, Mega Millions, Lucky for Life, DC winning numbers for Tuesday, February 20, 2024
The Washington, D.C. Lottery offers multiple draw games for people looking to strike it rich. Here’s a look at Tuesday, February 20, 2024 winning numbers for each game:. Wed, Feb 21, 2024, 10:59 pm Eastern Time (GMT-5:00)
Dog dies after being hit by District Dogs employee at Navy Yard location
WASHINGTON (7News) — A dog died after being hit by an employee at a doggy daycare facility in D.C. Friday, Feb. 16, according to company officials. The dog was boarding at District Dogs’ Navy Yard location when officials said it was “physically struck” by an employee.
Rabid racoon removed from Hyattsville streets
PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, Md. - A raccoon that tested positive for rabies is off the streets of Hyattsville, thanks to a concerned caller. The Prince George's County Police Department says its officers were called by a resident on Feb. 13 who said they noticed a raccoon acting strangely in their neighborhood.
Local Boutique Featured on Real Housewives of Potomac
Since the Potomac version of Real Housewives premiered, the stars of the show have been spotted filming at various places across the county. In last night’s episode, they visited Clover Boutique at 502 Main Street in Gaithersburg’s Kentlands neighborhood. The episode featuring Clover Boutique is Season 8, Episode...
Arts Links, Feb. 20
Local queer author Sarah Robinson just released her latest rom-com Les Be Honest, which centers on opening a lesbian bar in Arlington. Over the weekend, Robinson announced that all first week sales and preorders of the book will be donated to D.C.’s As You Are Bar. [Instagram]. It’s Keep...
Calzedonia Now Open in Montgomery Mall
Italian women’s clothing line Calzedonia is now open at Montgomery Mall in Bethesda. The store is located in the mall’s lower level, across from the LEGO store. Calzedonia specializes in leggings and swimsuits.
Underground Pizza Opens Ghost Kitchen in DC
Underground Pizza Co. (UPC) has opened a ghost kitchen at Sports & Social DC (1314 U St NW) in Washington, DC. The company was started by Evan Weinstein, who began selling his Detroit-style pizzas at local “pop-up” events during the pandemic that were marketed through social media. UPC...