I was walking from work Friday evening around 8pm down Irving St. past 11th St and came across a man face down on the sidewalk. He was bleeding from the mouth and ear. There were 2 people around him who witnessed the end of the assault. According to them, 3 black men in their 20s had assaulted the man from behind and took off running toward 14th laughing. The victim was dazed and when he stood up it was apparent that they had done a bit of damage to his face; he had difficulty speaking. He couldn’t recall whether they stole anything from him; he just remembered walking and then suddenly being on the ground in pain. The police responded immediately and took the eyewitnesses with them to drive around the neighborhood. It turns out they stole his wallet and phone. So sad that this happens on a pretty busy intersection.
1155 F Street, NW Coming soon signage is now posted for a new Walgreens at the former Guess space on the corner of 12th and F St, NW. Looks like it’ll be pretty massive. Washington Business Journal reported: “Walgreens will open one of its newer format, flagship-style stores, offering prepared foods, fresh produce and the […]
Last week Gallagher & Graham opened but I finally peeked inside. It’s a bit smaller than I thought but really turned out nicely. I was told “the architect was Bernard Matze who recently returned to Argentina and the contractors/carpenters were Patriot Construction of VA.” 1939 12th St, NW just south of U Street
I just thought this was a rather random list to highlight from Sherman Ave:
Also from Logan.
Great details and stained glass from Logan: