New Columbia Heights starts a new series called Beer Run. While the Heights Lifeinvestigates” a new wine shop. And Prince of Petworth writes that a tavern is coming to U Street which may or may not boast live reggae bands.

Mr. T in DC finds $20 on a Metro platform: “There wasn’t anyone nearby who may have dropped it, and my first instinct was to bring it to the station manager in case anyone claims it. However…” Go to the gentleman’s site to find out what happens next!

Penn Quarter Living wonders: What’s the frickin’ deal with big umbrellas? Pop Cesspool offers extensive coverage of a very wet Jazz Fest.

Your wake-up morning song: “We’re Through” By James Pants. (Thank You, Pop Cesspool).