Morning Rundown

by Daniel Levitt August 5, 2015 at 9:30 am 0

Nationals Park and Half Street

Obamas Dine at Capitol Hill-Area Eateries — Maketto on the H Street corridor and Rose’s Luxury on Barracks Row were visited by President Obama and his wife, Michelle, this week. The first lady celebrated a birthday with friends at Maketto Monday. She then joined her husband at Rose’s to celebrate his birthday Tuesday. [DCEater/The Hill]

Congressional Staffer Charged With Carrying a Gun — A congressional staffer was arrested yesterday after police said they found a loaded gun in his car near the U.S. Capitol. Marine Corps congressional fellow Peter Boby, who is assigned to the office of Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.), was charged with carrying a pistol without a license, unregistered ammunition and an unregistered firearm in connection with the incident. [National Journal]

MLB Fan Cycles 9,000 Miles to Nationals Park — Nationals Park welcomed baseball fan Matt Stoltz to the Nationals game Monday as part of his 11,000-mile bicycle ride for charity. [Fox 5]

‘BeerDisneyLand’ to Open in Navy Yard This Spring — Bardo Brewpub is slated to open a new location near Nationals Park this spring, with the intention of pouring its first beers by Major League Baseball’s Opening Day. [Hill Now]


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