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Seven inspiring D.C. chefs [Refinery 29]

Restaurant publicist Wendy Gordon sues Fishbowl DC. [City Desk]

Michelle Obama celebrates her birthday at Cafe Milano. [Washingtonian]

Q&A with Neighborhood Restaurant Group beer director Greg Engert [Esquire]

Italian restaurant Acuri will takeover Kavanagh‘s space in Glover Park. [PoPville]

Meet Iceland embassy chef Erlingur Erlingsson. [Eater]

How to keep all of Michael Landrum‘s restaurants straight [NoVa Mag]

Inaugural balls where food wasn’t an afterthought [NPR]

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