Dining With Fido: A Maryland lawmaker is introducing legislation that would lift the state’s ban on dogs in outdoor restaurant areas. [DCist]

All in the Family: The EatWellDC restaurant group, which includes Logan Tavern, Commissary, The Heights, and Grillfish, is considering a new restaurant to be built near Nationals Park. A fun factoid about the restaurant group: “Out of 38 managers with the company, [partner Josh] Hahn estimates that a third are gay, which are good odds for the community.” [MetroWeekly]

Progress: The proposed Beer Garden near the Navy Yard is inching closer to reality: “[T]he industrial feel of the design is A-OK with the historical preservation team.” [JDLand, Curbed D.C.]

Photo-Spurred Hunger: These photographs make Y&H quite hungry. Time for lunch! [WaPo]

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