Fed-up shop owner rents historical district spot to sex boutique


An Alexandria, Va. shop owner, frustrated by a two-year struggle with local government regulations impeding his renovation, has rented out the storefront to a sex boutique. According to the Washington Post, the shop, Le Tache (in English,The Spot), stands in Old Town amid stores with storied histories reaching back to the days when the first presidents were known to visit nearby Gadsby's Tavern.