Posts Tagged ‘Dean Smothers’

Love the Club? Here’s Your Chance to Own One

If you’ve got a cool $7 million and a clean tax record, get your bid paddle ready: The former home of Love nightclub will go up for bankruptcy auction next month.
The building at 1350 Okie St. NE has been closed since October of last year, when the Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration prevented owner Dean Smothers from renewing [...]

ABC Board Approves Sale of Love Nightclub to Dean Smothers

Love Nightclub has a new owner. Last week, the Alcoholic Beverage Control board approved the $7.8 million transfer of sale from Washington "nightclub impresario" Marc S. Barnes and his Okie Dokie LLC to Dean Smothers, a local real estate investor and owner of The Scene nightclub.
Barnes opened Dream in 2001 at 1350 Okie St. NE, and changed [...]