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Ramsey Lewis Live at Blues Alley

March 23, 2016

Ramsey Lewis will be performing live at Blues Alley April 7 through April 10, 2016.

Legendary American jazz composer, pianist and radio personality, Ramsey has recorded over 80 albums and has received seven gold records and three Grammy Awards so far in his career.

He has been an iconic leader in the contemporary jazz movement for over 50 years with an unforgettable sound and outgoing personality that has allowed him to cross over to the pop and R&B charts.

Thursday 4/7 
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Friday 4/8 
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Saturday 4/9 
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Sunday 4/10 
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1789, The Tombs and F. Scott's Will Close for Renovations

March 15, 2016

Three Georgetown restaurants of Clyde's Restaurant Group: The Tombs Restaurant and Bar, 1789 Restaurant and F. Scott’s will close from June 11 until Labor Day for renovations.

A multi-million dollar investment is planned, as reported by The Hoya, "to repair the property’s roof, improve the restaurants’ kitchens and install first-floor bathrooms in 1789. F. Scott’s will also be merged with 1789 and share its name.

Employees will be offered the chance to work at other Clyde’s locations, including Clyde’s of Georgetown, Old Ebbitt Grill and The Hamilton.

Georgetown University owns the property of The Tombs and is its landlord. Clyde’s Restaurant Group Director of Communications Molly Quigley said the organization has collaborated with the university in the renovations planning process."


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Oprah and Talbots Dress for Success

February 14, 2016

Talbots has partnered with O, The Oprah Magazine and designed an exclusive limited-edition 7-piece capsule collection to benefit Dress for Success. This unprecedented spring retail collaboration and national marketing campaign is for women, about women, supporting women and dressing women. The partnership supports Dress for Success, an international not-for profit organization that empowers women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.

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O Magazine’s first ever clothing line will hit Talbots stores nationwide beginning February 22nd thru April 3rd; it will be also be available online and in Missy, Petite and Woman (plus) sizes with a generous 30% of the net proceeds benefitting Dress for Success, a not-for-profit organization that empowers women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life. Last year Talbots raised $500,000 and collected over 4,000 boxes of clothing for DFS, and hope to double those efforts this year!

Save the date for the Spring Style Shopping Party at Talbots on Saturday, March 5th. Attendees will get spring styling tips and light refreshments. They will be able to shop new arrivals, including the exclusive O, The Oprah Magazine Collection for Talbots. This is a great day to bring in a nearly new wear-to-work item for donation to Dress for Success, and to enjoy 25% off their entire purchase (excluding O, The Oprah Magazine Collection for Talbots).

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Monetary donations will be accepted February 22nd – April 3rd and nearly gently worn work attire may be donated March 3rd – March 6th at these local Talbots stores:  

Alexandria 601 North Washington St., Alexandria, VA 22314 703.684.0392

Montgomery Mall 7101 Democracy Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20817 240.743.3855

The Shops at Wisconsin Place 5320 Western Place, Chevy Chase, MD 20815 301.652.1163

Tysons Corner 8022 Tysons Corner Center, McLean, VA 22102 703.442.0700


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