02/08/16 10:22pm


In happier awning news – Bareburger got a bunch of new ones and proper signage at the former Cosi space in Dupont.  You can check out Bareburger’s menus here.

This is right next door the to the former five guys burger spot (now a 7-Eleven). Also not far from where the Smashburger closed in 2014.  Updates when they announce an opening date.

1647 20th St, NW (at R just off Connecticut Ave.)

02/08/16 4:30pm

Reed Appleseed hosting last monday via Boundary Stone

Boundary Stone is located at 116 Rhode Island Ave, NW. Half priced drafts and open mic starts at 10pm every Monday night. You can see what’s on tap here. Email [email protected] if you want to sign up.

02/08/16 3:55pm

Green Summer crew10
photos courtesy DOEE

From an email:

“The Department of Energy and Environment (DOEE) is now accepting applications for the new RiverSmart Innovation Grants program, which will provide funding for innovative projects that positively impact the District’s watersheds and waterbodies. DOEE anticipates awarding multiple grants of up to $20,000 each. Applications are due by 4:30pm on February 29, 2016.

This week, DOEE is holding two informational meetings: tonight at 7pm at the Benning Library (3935 Benning Road NE, Minnesota Ave Metro) and Thursday, February 11 at 1pm at its offices (1200 First Street NE, 5th Floor, NOMA/Gallaudet Metro). The meetings will start with a short presentation. Q&A to follow.

Click here to download the Request for Applications.

Contact information: [email protected] or 202-535-2679

trash capture

02/08/16 3:30pm

If you have any animal/pet photos you’d like to share please send an email to princeofpetworth(at)gmail(dot)com with ‘Animal Fix’ in the title and say the name of your pet and your neighborhood. Your photos will go into the queue (usually 2 weeks wait) and will be posted in the order I receive them. If you’ve already entered your pet and would like to do so again – that’s no problem – just space the entries out a bit. Please try to send horizontal photos 640×480 (medium size on your iphone) if possible. If you’re not using an iphone any size is fine.


“Big, brave pit-mix Navon would much rather watch the snow fall that fall in the snow!”


“My 10-month old kitten Schroeder, a WARL alum, getting to know his new home in Mount Vernon Square. He has one amber eye and one blue eye and tabby spots, plus a cute pink nose.”


“Bella the Chiggy in Mt. Pleasant”

02/08/16 3:11pm

Photo by PoPville flickr user Jacques Arsenault


“Metro announces bus service changes for Tuesday in advance of expected winter weather

Metro is fully deploying resources to respond to winter weather that could impact travel conditions tomorrow, Tuesday, February 9, 2016. Based on current forecasts, Metro is advising customers of bus service changes on Tuesday.


Metrobus will begin Tuesday on a Moderate Snow Plan which, in the interest of safety, keeps buses from operating on hilly terrain, narrow streets and other problem areas. Some bus routes do not operate under the Moderate Snow Plan, while others run with detours in effect. CLICK FOR DETAILS AND MAPS
In addition, Metrobus school trips in the District of Columbia (service to DC Public Schools and Public Charter Schools) will operate if schools are open. (more…)


Inexplicably, still waiting on Walgreens [Tony T Goodman notes the shelves are fully stocked and Amanda says “I’ve hung around on multiple days to ask workers when it’s opening, and I’ve gotten all kinds of (ultimately false) answers.”],to open but Famiglia Pizzeria:


and Lotus Express are now open: