Posts Tagged ‘Marc Barnes’

Club Owners to Pay More Protection Money

This could end up screwing up your favorite venue: Earlier this month, D.C. clubs were given notice that, for some of them, police protection would get more expensive. A city fund that previously supplied a subsidy to establishments struggling to pay for cops has been cut in half. "it's really going [...]

November in Photos

Love Nightclub Files for Bankruptcy, on Sale

City Desk doesn't usually check the Wall Street Journal for D.C.  nightlife tips. But there it is, right on the paper's Bankruptcy Beat blog: Washington "nightclub impressiario" Marc S. Barnes, as well as his two celebrated establishments, have filed for bankruptcy.
Barnes' flagship Love Nightclub, at 1350 Okie Street NE, as well as his The Park [...]

Council Hosts CBC Reception Tonight

For the second year in a row, Council Chairman Vincent C. Gray is hosting a snazzy affair at the Park at 14th to celebrate the Congressional Black Caucus' annual legislative conference. Ultra-slick invites to this evening's event have been handed out to councilmembers for distribution.
Gray spokesperson Doxie McCoy confirms that the arrangements are the same [...]