Posts Tagged ‘Paul Ruppert’

Is Petworth in Danger of Becoming “Hipster?”

The alarm sounded yesterday on the Petworth email list: The neighborhood is at risk of becoming "hipster."
I've heard rumors on the street that the people who are opening Petworth Citizen on Upshur Street (formerly Island Cafe) have also purchased the building next door (formerly Hair Impressions) and the empty building across the street next to [...]

Some Clarity on the Future of The Passenger and Hogo

I just met with Douglas Development's Paul Millstein, who walked me through the company's plans for the corner of 7th Street and New York Avenue NW and cleared up some questions about the future of the popular bar The Passenger and the coming bar Hogo, which'll be displaced by the construction.
Construction on Douglas' big office [...]

New 7th Street Bar May Be Short-Lived Due to Upcoming Douglas Construction

Yesterday, my colleague Jessica Sidman broke the news that an island-themed bar called Hogo is coming to 1017 7th St. NW. But it appears  the bar might only be able to stick around for a year.
Douglas Development Corporation is under contract to buy the vacant building, once home to Ruppert's Real Restaurant, according to Douglas' [...]

11th’s Hour: New Developments on 11th Street in Columbia Heights

11th and Park then:

11th and Park now:

3400 11th Street–no longer home to the dumpy old Bi-Rite building
This piece is a compilation of information from a series of blog posts I wrote earlier this week—It will appear in this week's newspaper.* 
Since “Tivoli North” is being considered as a new name for Columbia Heights, why not “DC [...]