You can talk about whatever is on your mind – quality of life issues, a beautiful tree you spotted, scuttlebutt, or any random questions/thoughts you may have. But please no personal attacks and no need to correct people’s grammar. This is a place to vent and/or celebrate things about daily life in DC.
“The Metropolitan Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a person of interest in connection to a robbery which occurred in the 3300 block of 14th Street, NW, on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at approximately 9:35 am.
The subject is described as a black male, in his late 30’s to 40’s, approximately 5’8” in height, wearing dark sunglasses, a blue and white hat, and a blue and white striped shirt. The subject can be seen above.
Anyone with information that can assist in the identification of this subject is asked to call the police at (202) 727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.”
Yesterday @bbarbot tweeted us:
“Another day, another robbery at the Wells Fargo in Tivoli. Oh CoHeights, just stop it.”
A source with an 85% accuracy rate tells me that the recently closed Malaysian Kopitiam restaurant has been leased by someone affiliated with Panache restaurant located on DeSales near the Mayflower Hotel and the new H&M. Updates when more info is known.
“We wanted to invite you to the D.C.-area tasting of “No Middle Ground”—the coffee IPA created by coffee roaster Counter Culture Coffee and All About Beer Magazine in collaboration with Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.—on Thursday, August 28th, from 6-8pm, at Counter Culture’s Washington, D.C., Training Center (1840 Columbia Road NW, Suite 203). This limited-edition coffee IPA, made with a cold-brewed washed Ethiopian coffee from Counter Culture and an experimental hop known as “291,” is only available on tap at these tasting events in Counter Culture’s eight regional training centers along the East Coast.
Thursday’s tasting, open to the public with free reservation through Eventbrite, will be a relaxed evening of sampling and mingling with your D.C. Counter Culture Coffee and Sierra Nevada reps. Both hot and iced coffees from Counter Culture and light hors d’oeuvres will also be served.”
“Today I came across a sign at 7th and H NE, announcing that a CVS will be coming to the South Western corner of that intersection! It will be great to have a new pharmacy on H, as the Rite Aid on 8th and H is run down and located in that ugly strip mall.”