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Town Hall for Sale; Tom Sietsema's Favorite Phrase

Plus, the National Book Festival is this weekend.

Town Hall
Town Hall
Missy Frederick is the Cities Director for Eater.

CONVENTION CENTER— The National Book Festival is this weekend. A couple of local chefs will be there, including Nora Poullion and Patrick O'Connell. [EaterWire]

COLLEGE PARK— There's a "for sale" real estate listing for Town Hall, a dive bar and liquor store popular among University of Maryland students. A worker answering the phone said the bar is "definitely not" closing. But the listing reads, "Opportunity to develop this 24,800 SF lot into a variety of structures." [FB]

THE CRITICS— Tom Sietsema apparently uses the phrase "in your mouth" a lot. So Washingtonian made a slideshow about it. Are WaPo interns now frantically scanning through Todd Kliman's columns to bite back? [Washingtonian]