Bullfrog Bagels Takeover at Tryst Coffeehouse

Bullfrog Bagels Takeover at Tryst Coffeehouse

Tryst Coffeehouse, Bar & Lounge, located in the heart of Adams Morgan is proud to announce a Bullfrog Bagels takeover this Saturday, November 22nd, where they will be offering a limited amount of DC’s much buzzed about Bullfrog Bagels for purchase from 6:30 a.m. until supplies last. Tryst, a coffeehouse in Adams Morgan, opened its [...]

Dinner and a Movie at the new Westfield Montgomery

Dinner and a Movie at the new Westfield Montgomery

Post by Punch CorrespondentLoreana S. Gonzalez Lazzarini We decided to venture for a quick 30 minute drive outside DC and ended up in the new Westfield Montgomery Mall. The evening began with a reception at Met Bethesda with hors d’oeuvres and cocktails.  The restaurant has a 120-seat dining room and a 40-seat bar with American dishes mostly [...]

Enjoy Christmas on the Potomac via the Gaylord National

Enjoy Christmas on the Potomac via the Gaylord National

By Punch Correspondent Melinda Contreras  Though Thanksgiving is still a week away, Christmas is officially here thanks to the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center. We were recently invited to check out some of the  Christmas festivities available from now through January 4, 2015, including ICE! featuring Frosty the Snowman, Gingy’s Gingerbread Decorating, the Peeps [...]

FRESHFARM Markets’ Week Long Thanksgiving Food Drive Kicks Off Today

FRESHFARM Markets’ Week Long Thanksgiving Food Drive Kicks Off Today

By Punch Correspondent Melinda Contreras  Beginning today, seven of the thirteen FRESHFARM Markets locations will be accepting donations in order to provide our neighbors in need with a farm fresh meal this Thanksgiving. Unopened shelf stable pantry items of any kind will happily be accepted, but the primary goal of this food drive is to provide [...]

The Huxley Celebrates Two Years in DC

The Huxley Celebrates Two Years in DC

And to think I discouraged Ryan Seelbach from opening a nightclub in the District when he came to me a few years ago for frank advice, as referred by an old nightlife friend (and Ryan’s business partner) Eric Lund. Hey, what do I know? I’m too old to hang out in nightclubs! The private event [...]


Innovation & Technology

A Fabulous Fall Giveaway: a Scosche boomBOTTLE and a Fitbit Pink ZIP Wireless Activity Tracker

A Fabulous Fall Giveaway: a Scosche boomBOTTLE and a Fitbit Pink ZIP Wireless Activity Tracker

October in DC – what could be better? The leaves are changing, the humidity is back to bearable levels. Washingtonians are enjoying their time outside, tailgating before Redskins games, going for brisk walks or runs and checking out the latest restaurants. Whether you’re gearing up for next weekends’ Marine Corps Marathon or just want to [...]

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Food & Drink

Bullfrog Bagels Takeover at Tryst Coffeehouse

Bullfrog Bagels Takeover at Tryst Coffeehouse

Tryst Coffeehouse, Bar & Lounge, located in the heart of Adams Morgan is proud to announce a Bullfrog Bagels takeover this Saturday, November 22nd, where they will be offering a limited amount of DC’s much buzzed about Bullfrog Bagels for purchase from 6:30 a.m. until supplies last. Tryst, a coffeehouse in Adams Morgan, opened its [...]

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Fashion & Design

Punch Profiles: People to Know / 7 Questions with The Gussy Founder Jamie Brown Hantman

Punch Profiles: People to Know / 7 Questions with The Gussy Founder Jamie Brown Hantman

As I write this, I’m seated on the second floor of one of my favorite Georgetown cafes (I won’t share with you which one because I love the intimacy and privacy of this spot). I gaze out the steamed window. It’s raining in sheets. Really, it can only be defined as “sheets of water” being [...]

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Out & About

Dinner and a Movie at the new Westfield Montgomery

Dinner and a Movie at the new Westfield Montgomery

Post by Punch CorrespondentLoreana S. Gonzalez Lazzarini We decided to venture for a quick 30 minute drive outside DC and ended up in the new Westfield Montgomery Mall. The evening began with a reception at Met Bethesda with hors d’oeuvres and cocktails.  The restaurant has a 120-seat dining room and a 40-seat bar with American dishes mostly [...]

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Recent Articles

Bullfrog Bagels Takeover at Tryst Coffeehouse

Bullfrog Bagels Takeover at Tryst Coffeehouse

Tryst Coffeehouse, Bar & Lounge, located in the heart of Adams Morgan is proud to announce a Bullfrog Bagels takeover this Saturday, November 22nd, where they will be offering a limited amount of DC’s much buzzed about Bullfrog Bagels for purchase from 6:30 a.m. until supplies last. Tryst, a coffeehouse in Adams Morgan, opened its [...]

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Dinner and a Movie at the new Westfield Montgomery

Dinner and a Movie at the new Westfield Montgomery

Post by Punch CorrespondentLoreana S. Gonzalez Lazzarini We decided to venture for a quick 30 minute drive outside DC and ended up in the new Westfield Montgomery Mall. The evening began with a reception at Met Bethesda with hors d’oeuvres and cocktails.  The restaurant has a 120-seat dining room and a 40-seat bar with American dishes mostly [...]

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Enjoy Christmas on the Potomac via the Gaylord National

Enjoy Christmas on the Potomac via the Gaylord National

By Punch Correspondent Melinda Contreras  Though Thanksgiving is still a week away, Christmas is officially here thanks to the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center. We were recently invited to check out some of the  Christmas festivities available from now through January 4, 2015, including ICE! featuring Frosty the Snowman, Gingy’s Gingerbread Decorating, the Peeps [...]

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FRESHFARM Markets’ Week Long Thanksgiving Food Drive Kicks Off Today

FRESHFARM Markets’ Week Long Thanksgiving Food Drive Kicks Off Today

By Punch Correspondent Melinda Contreras  Beginning today, seven of the thirteen FRESHFARM Markets locations will be accepting donations in order to provide our neighbors in need with a farm fresh meal this Thanksgiving. Unopened shelf stable pantry items of any kind will happily be accepted, but the primary goal of this food drive is to provide [...]

read more

The Huxley Celebrates Two Years in DC

The Huxley Celebrates Two Years in DC

And to think I discouraged Ryan Seelbach from opening a nightclub in the District when he came to me a few years ago for frank advice, as referred by an old nightlife friend (and Ryan’s business partner) Eric Lund. Hey, what do I know? I’m too old to hang out in nightclubs! The private event [...]

read more

Punch Profiles: People to Know / 7 Questions with The Gussy Founder Jamie Brown Hantman

Punch Profiles: People to Know / 7 Questions with The Gussy Founder Jamie Brown Hantman

As I write this, I’m seated on the second floor of one of my favorite Georgetown cafes (I won’t share with you which one because I love the intimacy and privacy of this spot). I gaze out the steamed window. It’s raining in sheets. Really, it can only be defined as “sheets of water” being [...]

read more

DC Central Kitchen’s 11th Annual Capital Food Fight Raises $700,000 for DC Central Kitchen

DC Central Kitchen’s 11th Annual Capital Food Fight Raises $700,000 for DC Central Kitchen

By Punch Correspondent Sarah Griswold  On one of the busiest evenings of the month (Veteran’s Day) the 11th annual Capital Food Fight honoring the 25th anniversary of DC Central Kitchen took place, no not on the National Mall, but rather within the prestigious Ronald Reagan Building. Celebrity chefs and local luminaries hosted the impressive crowd of more [...]

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WIIT Charitable Trust Elegant High Tea to Benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington

WIIT Charitable Trust Elegant High Tea to Benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington

The WIIT Charitable Trust (Association of Women in International Trade) hosted an elegant High Tea on a lovely afternoon the first week of November to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington. A sparkling cross-section of the international trade community attended the event at the Pepco Edison Place Gallery, including several mother-daughter sets—in one [...]

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Bite (or Drink) the Power! Power Supply Offers Advice on What to Eat & Drink Pre-and Post-Workout

Bite (or Drink) the Power! Power Supply Offers Advice on What to Eat & Drink Pre-and Post-Workout

If you have been following @pamelaspunch on any social media platform over the past year, you’ve seen a growing uptick in my personal exercise regimen. Ok, let’s call a spade a spade. It went from 0% to 1000%. After being introduced to SoulCycle (NYC, LA), Yoga Shelter (LA), Pure Barre (DC, LA), then Zengo Cycle (DC), my life has turned around and [...]

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The 12th Annual Farmland Feast Raises $340,000

The 12th Annual Farmland Feast Raises $340,000

By Punch Correspondent Melinda Contreras  This past Monday, FRESHFARM Markets held its Annual Farmland Feast. Nearly 500 guests (484 to be exact) gathered at the Ritz-Carlton in Foggy Bottom to celebrate our local farmers and producers. For the second year in a row, the feast began with a cocktail party, known as “First at the Feast.” [...]

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All Charities Count Foundation 2014 Holiday Toy/Book Drive Starts NOW

All Charities Count Foundation 2014 Holiday Toy/Book Drive Starts NOW

The 3rd annual All Charities Count Foundation Toy/Book Drive has officially kicked off. The team along with ACC Business Partners are seeking your help to spread the Holiday joy to deserving children and families within the Washington Metropolitan Area. The 2013 campaign raised $1700.  All Toys and Books were donated to the The National Center for [...]

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MetroCooking DC Brings Bobby Flay, Guy Fieri, and Hundreds of Small Businesses to DC

MetroCooking DC Brings Bobby Flay, Guy Fieri, and Hundreds of Small Businesses to DC

By Punch Correspondent Melinda Contreras  This past weekend, thousands of food lovers crowded the lower level of the Washington Convention Center for a dream weekend of all things cooking and entertaining, thanks to the return of MetroCooking DC. Anchored with meet-and-greets and cooking demos by Guy Fieri and Bobby Flay, the schedule of events also [...]

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