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Nibbles and Sips Around Town – May 18, 2015

Jordan Wright May 18, 2015

Robert Wiedmaier Opens Villain & Saint (You wish you had this bar in your neighborhood!); Lupo Verde Springs to Life with New Seasonal Menu; AC Hotel Brings Euro Vibe to National Harbor; Mastro’s Steakhouse Stakes Its Claim on 13th Street; Blue Duck Tavern Reveals Its Roots


Cavalia Odysseo Rides Into National Harbor

Jordan Wright September 23, 2013 Special to The Alexandria Times

The Travelers III / Les voyageurs III

On October 9th the equine extravaganza that galloped into town four years ago will return with an even more spectacular show. Sixty-nine horses ranging from Andalusian and Arabians, Belgians to Appaloosas, and […]

Nibbles and Sips Around Town – June 4th

Jordan Wright June 4th, 2012 Special to,, and

Crystal City Gets Good Stuff

Spike's opening of Good Stuff Eatery in Crystal City – photo credit Jordan Wright

A klieg-lit opening for Spike Mendelsohn’s Good Stuff Eatery in Crystal City brought out family, […]


Jordan Wright April 6th, 2012

Hop on In

Seems like the holidays stacked up on us this year. It’s times like these we wish we were still in school or had paid federal holidays. But noooo – we’re still hopping around finding the best places to hang out, clink your drink […]

Scribbles and Quips

From Ted Turner to Ted Lerner Sports Legend and Washington Nationals President Stan Kasten Lunches with ESPN’s Thom Loverro and Kevin Sheehan

Jordan Wright July 2010

From left ESPN's Thom Loverro, Washington Nationals President, Sam Kasten, Jordan Wright of Whisk and Quill and ESPN's Kevin Sheehan at Morton's DC – photo […]

Finding a Sugary Nirvana of Butter Cakes and Snickerdoodle Cookies at Farmer’s Market – National Harbor, MD

JORDAN WRIGHT – Food Editor Published -LocalKicks.COM – NIBBLES AND SIPS MAY 2009

Southern-style baker Anita Benton of Desserts, Etc. Photo by Jordan Wright

Anita Benton, of Desserts, Etc., exudes a certain unmistakable Southern style. She’s Hattiesburg, Mississippi, born and bred, and although the drawl is nearly gone you’ll know you’re down-home with her […]