Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken

Many area businesses are offering furloughed federal workers discounts. (Photo:

Update: Shutdown Specials

Furloughed Employees Offered Discounts The U.S. government ran out of money at 12:01 a.m. this morning and for the first time in 17 years has shutdown. Hundreds of thousand of government workers have been furloughed. The shutdown includes the Smithsonian museums including the
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The Grill Room

Food Bites

New Eateries Open for Springtime Dining Spring is in the air, and new restaurants are popping up like the tulips and daffodils. Among the new D.C. area restaurant are two chicken and doughnut joints, a French bistro, a sausage grill and a 31-TV-screen sports bar. So whether you
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Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken opened today at Metro Center and offers a wide selection of gourmet cupcakes and chicken.

Holey Pastry Batman

Astro Doughnuts Opens at Metro Center First D.C. fell in love with the cupcake. We have Georgetown Cupcakes, Sprinkles Cupcakes, Red Velvet Cupcakery, Hello Cupcake, Crumbs Bakery and even Curbside Cupcakes food truck. But it appears the new sweet treat fad is doughnuts. And not
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