Welcome to the second edition of PoPtrekker. In case you missed it, you can see Vol. 1 here. Vol. 2 features Georgia Avenue from the Petworth Metro down to Florida Avenue. The idea for this video resulted from the numerous conversations I’ve had with folks who are terrified of Georgia Ave. I wanted to show that Georgia Avenue is a street like any other (during the day) and there are many spots well worth checking out. I look a bit chewed up in the beginning of the video, so allow me to explain. We filmed this edition after a two night visit to the 9:30 club from one of my favorite bands, the Drive by Truckers. Suffice it to say, I properly represented…I’d like to apologize to the deaf community because I was unable to get a transcript of the video. Does anyone know of any non profits that do transcripts for free? This remains a joint Prince of Petworth/Intangible Arts production.If you have a suggestion for a future PoPtrekker please email me directly.
4915 Georgia Ave, NW I’ve always been fascinated by this bar turned church and since long vacant on Georgia Ave. And I’ve said to myself when this storefront gets renovated – it will mean this section of Georgia Ave will begin to be revitalized. So I did a triple take when I saw the signage […]
Photo from Woodley Road near Calvert by PoPville reader MM Congrats to PoPville pick Gloverguy with: “UberXS” Congrats to PoP pick JB with: “Any suggestions on how to deal with a neighbor who is illegally parking AND running an unlicensed lemonade stand in the alley?” Honorable mention to diploj with: “The Camaro is normal-sized. It’s […]
Another great one from Mt. Pleasant: “We picked this collection of spinach, tomatoes, banana pepper, and purple green beans last week. A very colorful and delicious selection!” If you have a great haul, beautiful tomato or something like that, send an email and a couple photos to princeofpetworth(at)gmail with your neighborhood and garden haul in […]
A bit of Bono and the gang for ya this week:
Big detached one from 16th Street Heights.