- Chipotle is moving into the
Video Outlet Subway space in the Woodmoor Shopping center, while the purveyor of five dollar foot longs is moving to another spot in the same complex*. The odd man out in this game of musical chairs is the China House restaurant. While I haven't eaten there in years, in my youth I consumed innumerable orders of Kung Pao chicken and egg drop soup from this establishment. (Eventually it was supplanted by Oriental East.) Longtime residents may remember that before they remodeled, China House used to have this dark, opium den-ish old school and featured an odd little booth in the corner where you placed your takeout order.
*With Santucci's just steps away, why would you ever bother going to Subway for sandwiches?
- Not sure if this is anything beyond a concept, but this firm's site has some images of a redesigned downtown Silver Spring Safeway in the imaginary neighborhood of Fenton Village.
installed temporary park space in a parking spot along Ellsworth Drive to promote public spaces in urban areas. That's nice and all, but here's an idea: close Ellsworth Drive to traffic permanently.
|Photo by Flickr user trackwentynine|
Finally, a couple Fillmore-related videos:
Somewhere, Pete Townshend is weeping:
And here's a Zapruder-quality video of Lewis Black's monologue at Tuesday's Fillmore VIP event.