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Places to go and things to do when living in Brookland, DC.

1914 By Kolben Serves Authentic Vietnamese Fare Near Monroe Street Market

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The U Street Corridor near Howard University is one neighborhood with lots of new restaurants. Case in point: The Vietnamese eatery 1914 By Kolben on 9th Street NW. Here you’ll find authentic food at reasonable prices and flavor combinations that are a departure from the same old takeout...

What’s Your Favorite Cookie at Uncle Chip’s?

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Most people have a memory—or many—of spending time with their loved ones in the kitchen. For Uncle Chip’s owner, Shannon, the classic nostalgia of a chocolate chip cookie has even more associated with it. The company began after rounds of taste-testing with friends, co-workers, and others...

Le Diplomate: A Taste of France Delivered to Your Door

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Hungry? You don’t need to leave your apartment for a delicious dinner option, even if you aren’t in the mood to cook for yourself. Le Diplomate offers delivery via Caviar or DoorDash so you can order the food of your choice from the couch. You’re most likely scrolling through your phone...