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November 19, 2013

We chose a general contracting company a couple of weeks ago. The process took more time that I had expected. Our architect, Peter Hapstak and his associates had candidates in mind and my friends, Ashok Bajaj, Washington’s premier restaurateur, and Saied Azali, the city’s senior restaurateur, had some suggestions too. We asked five firms to […]

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Beating the D.C. Shut-Down

October 19, 2013

In fact it didn’t come, thank goodness; but last week everyone expected our local government, the city government of Washington, D.C. to shut down as it is highly dependent on Federal funding that had stopped of course. A month ago, the Bread Furst development group had agreed that October 11th would be the day on […]

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