Located in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria, between Old Town and Crystal City, the Evening Star Cafe is known for exceptional food, friendly but professional service, and an inviting, hip atmosphere.

Both a classic neighborhood restaurant and a destination for diners throughout the Washington Metropolitan Area, the Evening Star features sophisticated and eclectic American food, one of the region's most extensive and best-priced wine lists, and two separate lounges to relax in.

2000 Mount Vernon Avenue
Alexandria, VA 22301
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Why It's Time to Start Eating Tibetan Yak Cheese

Aldo Sohm Wine Bar , the predictably upscale offshoot of Manhattan's famed Le Bernardin , has been open all of two weeks, but already those who navigate the snack-oriented menu may be puzzled by the appearance of something described as Tibetan yak cheese. It's offered either grated in a plate of truffled pasta, or on its own for $10 an ounce.

wire: Special Dinner and Cooking Classes at El Naranjo; Slow...

Interior Mexican restaurant El Naranjo is currently hosting noted Mexican chef Toms Domnguez for a weeklong "Fiestas Pastras" culinary event. Tonight's five course dinner with the chef is sold out, but the restaurant will offer a second dinner on Thursday, September 18. The chef will teach two cooking classes, one on the 19th and another on the 23 as well.

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Chris Martin compares building his own home to the slow food movement . He said it was 90 percent livable within three or four years of construction, but it has taken him since the late 1980s to get to the current Fairytale House - a work that will forever remain in progress.

Beekeeper picked to represent organic farmers in wider industry

A country boy, Peter Hastie has constantly been drawn to the importance of sustainable food production and health throughout his 15 year career on the land. Formerly managing livestock grazing operations in New South Wales and the Northern Territory, he established and ran a small localised food hub out of New England and ran his own property valuation business.

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Nominate deserving volunteers for top citizen honors

What: Nominations for the C.A. Covell Award for the Citizen of the Year and the A.G. Brinley Plaque for outstanding service in a particular endeavor Where: Email to Janet Berry, chair of the Community Awards Steering Committee, at or mail to Berry at 5307 Tufts St., Davis, CA 95618 Davis is jam-packed with people who give of their time, treasure and talents to make this community a better place. Now is your chance to honor them for their contributions.