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February 5, 2010
Press Release |   FINAL - FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION For Centerplate:Mia Herron Mia@NeighborAgency.com 310.464.0894 ForWashingtonConvention and Sports Authority:Chinyere Hubbardchubbard@wcsa.com202.439.5133 Centerplate’sMaster Chef Philippe Chin, Executive Chef of the Walter E. WashingtonConvention Center, and company’s Culinary Leadership Team to Host Event for theJames...
January 18, 2010
Press Release | WASHINGTON, DC RESTAURANT WEEK: Many Participating Restaurants Extend Promotion (Washington, DC)…Over 200 restaurants across the DC Metropolitan areaare taking reservations for the 2010 Winter Restaurant Week, Jan.11-17. During the bi-annual promotion, participating restaurants offerthree-course, fixed-price lunch and dinner menus priced at $20.10(lunch) and $35.10 (dinner). The...
January 5, 2010
Press Release | DCRA and ABRA Sign a Memorandum of Agreement  Someimportant and helpful changes agreed to by ABRA and DCRA in amemorandum of understanding that relate to the certificate of occupancyprocess that will take effect on Monday, January 4, 2010.Washington, DC - Tbe Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs(DCRA) and the Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration (ABRA) havesigned a...
September 14, 2009
Press Release | FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                     September14, 2009   CONTACT:  Annika Stensson (202) 973-3677 astensson@restaurant.org                           MaureenRyan (202)331-5939   ...
August 25, 2009
Press Release | FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDC’s Willard InterContinental Wins Condé Nast Traveler 2009 World Saver Award  Contact: Barbara BahnyTel. 202-637-7309, barbara.bahny@ihg.com Washington DC, August 25, 2009 -- Condé Nast Traveler announced the winners of the magazine‘s third annual World Savers Awards, naming Washington DC’s Willard InterContinental overall winner in the...
July 27, 2009
Press Release | For Immediate Release:July 27, 2009Contact: Rebecca Pawlowski, Destination DC            Tel: (202) 789-7099, Email: rebecca.pawlowski@destinationdc.com Contact: Betsy Allman or Ishi Patterson, Restaurant Association Metropolitan WashingtonTel: (202) 331-5990, Email: rw@ramw.org              ...
July 23, 2009
Press Release | Willard InterContinental Hotel Releases 2008 Sustainability ReportFurther Advancing GSTC Reporting Washington DC, July 22, 2009 -- Washington DC's Willard InterContinental Hotel, a leader in Sustainable Hospitality, has this week released its second Sustainability Report for 2008. The new report follows the Global Sustainable Tourism Criteria (GSTC) the new internationally recognized...
July 17, 2009
Press Release | The DC Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration has released the "2009 Extended Hour Calendar" (Calendar), for the remaining dates in 2009 that on-premises licensees may remain open one extra hour and sell and serve alcoholic beverages. Specifically, pursuant to D.C. Law 17-361, the "Alcoholic Beverage Enforcement Amendment Act of 2008," effective March 25, 2009, on-...
June 30, 2009
Press Release | ***PRESS RELEASE***Contact: Emily Durso, President, HAWDC(202) 289-8739                      Tiffany Godbout, ExecutiveDirector, WHF                                   ...
May 22, 2009
Press Release | IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact:  Betsy Allman, RAMWTel:  (202) 331-5990Email:  betsy@ramw.orgTHE RAMMYS 2009 – Celebrate! RestaurantsWashington, DC, February 6, 2009 –  Mark your calendars, save the date! Lynne Breaux, President, Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington, announces the particulars of the 27th annual Restaurant Awards Gala, The 2009 RAMMYS.  The...
March 25, 2009
Press Release | Wednesday, March 25th, 2009Contact:  Betsy Allman(202)331-5990betsy@ramw.orgTHE RAMMYS – 2009 FINALISTS ANNOUNCED2009 RAMMY FinalistsNeighborhood Gathering PlaceBelga Café, Washington DC; Cork ,Washington DC; EatBar, Arlington VA; The Liberty Tavern, Arlington VA; Marvin Washington DCUpscale Casual Bastille, Alexandria VA; Majestic Café, Alexandria VA; Oyamel, Washington...
January 22, 2009
Press Release | For Immediate Release:January 22, 2009        Contact: Rebecca Pawlowski                                   Contact: Betsy AllmanDestination DC           ...
January 11, 2009
Press Release | RAMW Takes Stance on Proposed Virginia Smoking LegislationWASHINGTON, DC – January 12, 2009 – Before the start of Virginia’s new legislative session, Governor Tim Kaine announced this week his renewed effort to expand limits on cigarette smoking in public places including bars and restaurants.  In response, restaurateurs in the national capital area pledged their support...
January 3, 2009
Press Release | FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:Contact:Lynne Breaux, President202.331.5990lynne@ramw.org RAMW Opposes Health Inspection Grade Posting LegislationLegislation was introduced in the Council of the District of Columbia which would revamp the current health inspection regulations for restaurants in Washington, DC. RAMW is opposed to this legislation. The legislation mandates a simplistic letter grading system...
October 24, 2008
Press Release | For Immediate ReleaseOctober 23, 2008Office of the Press SecretaryContact: 202-282-8010 DHS Issues Supplemental Final Rule with Guidance For Employers Who Receive Social Security 'No-Match' LettersThe Department of Homeland Security (DHS) today issued a Supplemental Final Rule that provides additional background and analysis for the department's No-Match Rule. The DHS regulation, which was...

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