1) CHINATOWN: The former Mehak space now has signage up advertising Reren Lamen & Bar. Signage advertises noodles, dumplings and drinks. [PLYWOOD]
2) PENN QUARTER: Frozen yogurt is returning to the former TangySweet space at 501 7th St. NW. Owner Aaron Gorden is carving out a space within his Bakers & Baristas cafe to make room for a takeout yogurt window, and calling it The Pint Sized Pop-Up. [POST-PLYWOOD]
Editor's Note: News about Simit + Smith is being moved to today's opening report.