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Chris Shott notes that the arrest of Uniontown owner Natasha Dasher could jeopardize the restaurant:
Despite the owner’s arrest on Nov. 1, business has carried on as usual at the eatery. Just last week, the venue hosted a viewing party for the premier of Anacostia: The Web Series. Stopping in over the weekend, WaPo describes a pretty typical scene: “A handful of diners sipped iced tea and beer while watching college football on the restaurant’s flat-screen televisions, and a pair of employees chatted at the granite bar.”
How long that lasts remains to be seen. A conviction in Dasher’s case would no doubt pose serious consequences to Uniontown’s future. Regulators tend to frown upon felons holding liquor licenses—though there have been exceptions.
Read the rest at Y&H.