Neighborhood in Washington, D.C.

Shaw is one of the city’s hippest enclaves, with craft cocktail bars, beer gardens, indie clothing boutiques and trendy global restaurants. This historically African-American neighborhood is home to the 1910 Howard Theatre, where jazz greats like Ella Fitzgerald and D.C. local Duke Ellington once performed. Today the venue hosts all sorts of music concerts and other events.
Time Zone:  EST
Population: 17,639 (2010)
Area code: 202
(Information provided by Google Maps)

Laura Benson

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