BACA invites you to beautify your yard and be a part of Flower Power, our annual neighborhood garden walk and reception.
During the WALK, you will view some of the best gardens in our area, as well as the unique styles and architecture of our homes. We invite you VOTE on your favorite front yards, back yards, and tree boxes for each street. Awards will be provided to the winners. After the walk, there will be a garden RECEPTION to catch up with old friends and neighbors and meet new ones.
Start: June 15, 2013 3:00 pm
End: June 15, 2013 8:00 pm
Venue: Florida Avenue Park between 1st St and 2nd St NW
From MPD: “Early this morning on todays date, a male was stabbed in the 3000 block of Georgia Ave. NW. The victim was transported to a local area hospital for a non life threatening injury. Anyone with information in reference to this incident is urged to contact the Third District Detective’s office on 202-673-6918.”
A reader writes: “I live at 15th and Newton in Brookland. On Friday night I met a woman named Krysta at the corner of 14th and Newton St, NE, looking for her dog MIKEY, who escaped from his collar, got hit by a car and took off running at about 10:30pm. Krysta and Mikey are […]
A reader reports around 1am: “A shooting occurred by an alley on 15th between Swann and T streets NW at approximately 1:45am. The shooter was firing a handgun from about 10 feet away at a man trying to run away toward the alley. There was no audible argument between the two prior. There were 5 […]
From MPD: “Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating the homicide that occurred in the 200 block of Florida Avenue, Northeast. On Saturday, July 4, 2015, at approximately 12:50 pm, officers on patrol from the Fifth District were alerted by Metro Transit Officers of a stabbing that occurred aboard a metro train […]
Photo by PoPville flickr user Bossi I look forward to seeing your awesome fireworks photos! Please send some in via email to firstname.lastname@example.org (and please include neighborhood name if not on the Mall) or tweet to @PoPville or upload to the PoPville flickr pool. Thank you!