Cathal Armstrong addresses his staff before guests arrive. Credit: Laura Hayes

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This week on Washington City Podcast we go behind the scenes at Kaliwa, a new restaurant at The Wharf. Food editor Laura Hayes and host Will Warren got a behind-the-scenes look at the restaurant’s first day open to the public. The two reporters sat in on a pre-dinner meeting and talked to Chef Cathal Armstrong and his staff to learn just what goes into opening a new restaurant in D.C.

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Also in this episode, Morgan Baskin, City Paper‘s housing reporter, gives an update on the city’s plans to close down D.C. General, the District’s largest homeless shelter.

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Music for this episode was by Lee Rosevere, used under the Creative Commons license.