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1) Dupont Circle: GoG has an update on The Gryphon, the sports bar moving into the former Heritage India space at 1337 Connecticut Ave. NW. The "upscale gastropub" is set to open March 2. There will be more than 30 televisions, a DJ booth, and chef Joseph Evans of Lost Society doing the cooking. [POST-PLYWOOD]
2) Penn Quarter: Azur, the seafood concept from Table's Frederik de Pue, is at the point of hiring staff for a spring opening, according to this craigslist ad. [PLYWOOD]
4) Downtown: Yet another Subway for downtown DC. PoPville spies Subway signage at the intersection of 11th and Massachusetts Ave, NW. [PLYWOOD]