Gru (Steve Carrel) and some Minions from Despicable Me 2. (Photo courtesy of Universal Pictures)

Weekend Box Office

Minions Beat Out Lone Ranger and Tonto Universal Picture’s Despicable Me 2 led the box office over the holiday weekend with $83.5 million bringing the film’s five-day start to $143.1 million. The start for the highly anticipated sequel claimed the third largest ever
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A noodle bowl with shrimp at Tom Yum District. (Mark Heckathorn/DC on Heels)

Tom Yum District

Casual Thai Restaurant Opens in Rosslyn Chef Aulie Bunyaratapan and her husband Mel Oursinsiri, owners of Bangkok Joe’s in Georgetown and T.H.A.I. in Shirlington, opened Tom Yum District, their latest restaurant with a modern take on Thai food at 1515 Wilson Blvd. in Rosslyn on
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Chef Mike Isabella's Kapnos Greek restaurant opens July 5. (Mark Heckathorn/DC on Heels)

Isabella’s Next Port

Kapnos Greek Restaurant Debuts Friday Graffiato owner and Top Chef contestant Mike Isabella will open Kapnos, his third Washington restaurant, at 2201 14th St. NW on Friday. The menu features spit-roasted whole animals and mezze plates. The 160-seat eatery at 14th and W is
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