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Mar142015

Did staff anti-gay harassment at InterContinental Hotel The Willard Washington D.C. violate chef’s human rights?

InterContinental Hotel The Willard Washington D.C. allegedly investigated and could not substantiate claims of staff and supervisor anti-gay slurs made to assistant chef Alberto Vega who worked at the hotel for about 18 months before quitting in August 2013. In a December 2014 filing, D.C. Office of Human Rights (OHR) found probable cause that the…

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Feb262011

Modern Revival – Ritz-Carlton Georgetown, Washington D.C.

The tall red brick smokestack is the signature feature of the Ritz-Carlton Georgetown, Washington D.C. The Georgetown incinerator was a weed-covered urban wasteland on the waterfront in 1999 when Architect Gary Edward Handel + Associates and Associate architect Shalom Baranes & Associates financed by Millennium Partners and Eastbanc developed a mixed-use hotel, movie theater and…

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