Penn Quarter

The outside of Matchbox restaurant on 14th Street NW. (Photo: M.V. Jantzen/Flickr)

Bankrupt

Matchbox Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy D.C.-based Matchbox Food Group filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization on Monday, citing the impact of the coronavirus pandemic and the need to “rationalize its store footprint,” the company said.   Founded in 2003, Matchbox
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Torched red snapper, in chilled citrus dashi with shirasu, spring onion, mandarins and limes. (Photo: Mark Heckathorn/DC on Heels)

First Look

Cranes Opens in Penn Quarter on Saturday Will Serve Spanish/Japanese Menu and Sake Cranes, the Spanish tapas and Japanese kaiseki (a traditional multi-course dinner) restaurant and sake lounge opens Saturday, Feb. 8, in the former Ruth’s Chris Steak House at 724 Ninth St. NW.
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Winter Lights is a 3.5 mile drive through Seneca State Park in Gaithersburg. (Photo: Jim Smith/Cornerstone Images)

Holiday Happenings

Catch the Holiday Spirit with These Events The countdown is on to the holidays. Christmas will soon be here and Chanukah just ended. To help get you in the holiday spirit, we have put together a list of some holiday light displays and events in the DMV. Most are free, although
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