Friday, 08 March 2013
I agree with the WaPo ... Shagga's vegetarian combo is yummy. So get out there and check it out!
Thursday, 14 February 2013
I've started some seedlings and have extra plants popping up, so if interested in any of the following, let me know:
These guys haven't shown their faces out of the soil yet, but will in a bit, so again, if interested
Friday, 01 February 2013
Bottom line: Clean modern look, a decent vegetarian joint
If you're sick to death of SweetGreen salads, head down to Ovo. Pick your rice (white or brown) and pick a vegetable protein topping and a sauce ($7) - there's a mix-and-match menu posted inside ... add a salad/soup/drink for a few bucks more. They have appetizers, too ... chose the enoki fries and adored them. Big bunches of enoki in a light kinda tempura batter with a spicy mustard dipping sauce ... YUM. Also sampled the
Tuesday, 15 January 2013
In what is likely to become an annual tradition for years to come, ESSIC held its first independently-hosted holiday party at the Center's M-Square Research Park facility, Friday, December 14th, 2012.
According to Assistant Director Andy Negri, who along with Linda Carter and Rashida Bandy comprised the ESSIC M-Square party planning committee, a locally-hosted holiday or end-of-year party was somewhat born out of necessity.
ESSIC had maintained a long-standing tradition of jointly hosting
Wednesday, 12 December 2012
They've taken over the space previously occupied by District Dumplings (may their "dumplings in chicken broth" rest in peace). It's completely redecorated now. Dark pseudo-wood panelling, groovy torch fire lighting up at the front, fluorescent pulsating-colour tubing along the wall bench area - was I at a rave or a restaurant? Mixed decor messages aside, I enjoyed my curry tofu noodle soup. Andy and Jean mostly liked their choices, too. The place did smell kinda like
Monday, 19 November 2012
The ESSIC M-Square Bldg will undergo a scheduled power outage from Friday, Nov. 30 at 8 pm until 9 am Saturday, Dec 1. The outage is as a result of a required PEPCO "Switchgear" Maintenance procedure. (Note: An earlier scheduled procedure for mid-October was canceled by PEPCO on the day of the event.)
The ITAP recommends that end-users shutdown their Desktops at the COB on Friday (11/30) – particularly those with external storage.
All ESSIC managed servers, including the ESSIC
Tuesday, 06 November 2012
The 2012 ESSIC Holiday Party is approaching quickly and we need your help! We're making a formal call-out to everyone interested in contributing food items for this year's party! Whether it be something you whipped-up on your own or a simple store-bought side dish, we would appreciate anything you can contribute. If you would like to contribute a dish, then please add your information to this list as soon as possible. Please have your information added to this
Friday, 26 October 2012
What: Flu Shot Clinic (administered by Farragut Medical)
Where: 5825 University Research Ct. - Main Lobby
Time: 11:30 am -1:30 pm
Additional Info: Shots will be administered on a first come first serve basis. There is a fee of $30 payable by cash, check or credit card.