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Have a great weekend!

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Wishing 2016 brings you joy, laughter, love, hope, peace, excitement, learning, progress, happiness, healing and comfort. If not all then at least three or four of ’em. A very happy new year to you guys for real. Have a safe and joyous evening. Catch y’all on Monday.

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Streets Closed to Cars and Pedestrians “barricade situation located at 19th and K Street NW”

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Excruciating Details of a Severe Neighbor Situation Going on for Ten Years

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About that big DCFD Response at 13th and Clifton Last Night – It was Worse than I Thought

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“The Subtle Terrorism of D.C.”

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“this was the worst part- one of them savagely stomped his face. Then they kept walking toward the metro”

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Check Out Right Proper’s New Tasting Room and Brewery in Brookland – Also Home to the most spectacular bathroom in DC

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Photo by PoPville flickr user Jim Havard

“This is happening because I am a female alone in public space in a city.”

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“you know what time it is” 5 Armed Robberies within a 30 minute time span last night

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Absolutely Awesome – “Neighbors make good use of the monstrosity on v street pop up”

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“Dacha seems to be in very big trouble with ABRA”

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“We just discovered that our relatively new basement rental tenants are growing weed in their bedroom”

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“They had Chicken Ranch pizza on the shelf — but with NO BACON”

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Another Shooting at 14th and V St, NW at 8:25pm Tuesday – Update: Homicide, Suspect Arrested

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Reports of Massive Evacuation at Union Station

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“While throwing punches, the children threatened “stay off of our turf,” indicating that they were in fact from the neighborhood”

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Holy Crap – Capitol Hill You’re Getting a Trader Joe’s!!!

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“An AdMo ‘Bro’ Attacked Me for Defending a Woman Being Dominated By Another Man”

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“I was at Barcelona on 14th last night when some guy in a ski mask ran in with a knife. He got laid out by a bartender.”

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Apparent Innocent Bystander, 23 Year Old AU Graduate, Killed in Saturday Afternoon’s Shooting in Shaw

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An Intelligent Discussion on “Gun Violence in Columbia Heights” between a Resident and the MPD Chief

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Anyone Know if the Woman in Distress Outside the Shaw Library at 8am is OK?

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“On Wednesday, August 12th at 4:40PM I was walking on First Street, NE approaching K Street when a man running by punched me in the face”

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“Word of Warning for those playing Softball on the Mall” (and drinking beer)

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It’s True – I moved from Petworth but my love remains and I’m still living in the District!

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Not Just Softball Players, Volleyball players getting busted for Drinking on the Mall too

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Extreme Frustration After Assault at the Troubled 7th and P St, NW Bus Stop

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Photo by PoPville flickr user John Cochran

Behold – the best photo of the year

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“I am a strong advocate of standing up for oneself when being harassed, but I paid a big price for doing that.”

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The Park at 14th Ordered Closed After MPD Alleges “employees tried to cover up an assault”

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End of an Era (soon) Vol. 176 – Stetson’s For Sale on U Street

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“Pervert in Meridian Hill Park”

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Terrible Fire in Dupont Row House Kills Two, Fire Fighters Also Injured