04/23/14 10:25am

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1212 4th St, NW at the corner of 4th and M St, SE

Takorean’s liquor license placard has gone up at the new twelve12 building across from Bluejacket – it says:

“Quick service restaurant that will serve a variety of Asian inspired taco combinations and menu items. Occupancy Load#60, Sidewalk Café Seats #14.”

Hours are listed as Sunday through Thursday: 7am – 2am, Friday and Saturday: 7am-3am.

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Also coming soon – Harris Teeter:

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Next to Takorean will be the Sweetgreen and above the Vida Gym and Penthouse Pool:

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View facing north:

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04/22/14 10:22pm

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1140 19th Street, NW

Back in Feb. we learned that a new Greek restaurant, GRK Fresh Greek, from NYC was coming to 19th and L St, NW next to the recently opened Noodles and Co. They’ve now posted coming soon signage and a liquor license placard says:

“New restaurant serving Greek cuisine with a sidewalk café seating 36 patrons. No entertainment. Total occupancy load is 150.”

Hours are listed as Sunday through Thursday 7am-2am, Friday and Saturday 7am-3am.

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Located between Noodles and Co and Science Club on 19th

04/22/14 7:23pm

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From MPD:

“The Metropolitan Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating 13 year-old Derren Richardson who was last seen in the 300 block of Webster Street, NW, on Monday, April 21, 2014.

Derren is described as a black male with a medium complexion, 5’0” tall, weighing approximately 110 pounds, black hair, and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a long sleeve blue and white checkered shirt, a green army camouflage jacket, blue jeans, and black tennis shoes.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Derren Richardson is asked to call the Metropolitan Police Department at 202-727-9099, Youth Investigations Division at 202-576-6768, or 911.”

04/22/14 4:45pm

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1100 3rd Street, NE

From an email:

“Spring is making its way in and what better way to celebrate than with a day of fun, food, and music outside . . . on a parking lot! Come join us on The Lot @ Union Kitchen, this Saturday, 4/26. We have Happy Hour specials starting at 3 p.m. and music starting around 7 p.m. Union Kitchen members will be vending food, we’ll have games and chicanery and it should be a blast.

What: Music, food, drink, and games
Where: The Lot, located at 1100 3rd Street NE.
When: This Saturday, 4/26 3 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Bring your friends. We are open to all.”

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13th and U St, NW

It took ‘em a little longer than anticipated but Rosies and Rockers Boutique is now open in the former Boundless Yoga space on the second floor above the dry cleaners at 13th and U St, NW. Their website says:

“Women’s, Men’s and Accessories.
2001 13th St. NW

Brand new and exciting edgy clothing with a little bit of something for both men and women everywhere.

Get excited for brands like Sourpuss, Kill City, Kreepsville 666, Steady, Tripp NYC and amazing Straight to Hell leather jackets! Our fashions update frequently, so stop by and take a look.”

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