If you live in an older part of town, there’s a good chance that a notable person once shared your space. (And, notably, that Duke Ellington might have — the jazz great had seven different addresses in D.C.)
Katerina Georgallas, a Silver Spring resident and Greek-American, didn't like baklava. Until she started experimenting with inventive flavors. Now she sells the Greek treat (among other sweets) through Baklava Couture.