1) Clarendon: Citizen Burger Bar is open in Clarendon. There's also one in Charlottesville, Va. The burger joint has lunch specials, beer and burgers made from grass-fed beef. Status: Certified open. 1051 N. Highland St., Arlington, Va.; website.
2) Silver Spring: A tipster sends word about the opening of Sligo Cafe, a new addition to Silver Spring. They have dishes like avocado fritters, deconstructed Maryland crab chowder, osso bucco and more. Status: Certified open. 923 Sligo Ave. Silver Spring, Md.; website.