1221 Massachusetts Avenue, NW

Streets Market and Cafe’s website says:

“Streets Market & Cafe is your local grocery store that carries a wide selection of organic, natural and your everyday practical goods all under one roof. Our store is filled with fresh produce, groceries, meat, seafood, baked goods, coffee, tea, nutritional supplements, vitamins, pet products, flowers, household products, and more. Complementing our market is a chef driven, gourmet menu of grab & go prepared dishes, made fresh in our kitchen daily. Our store caters to residents in urban areas who are looking for convenience, a variety of products, grab & go prepared meals, and of course competitive prices coupled with top-notch customer service.
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1336 14th Street, NW

Finally some progress at the Jinya (which we first heard about in Dec. ’15) coming to the former Ghana Cafe space on 14th Street just south of Rhode Island.

The new placard also says: ‘Applicant requests a Summer Garden Endorsement.”

Jinya’s website says:

“JINYA Ramen Bar serves “Tonkotsu Ramen”, rich and strong smelling noodle. Tonkotsu uses pork broth which is pumped up with industrial quantities of dashi and dried fish, a broth that seemed to be trying to establish the record for the most umami per milligram.

Simply put, tasting is believing. Only a handful Californian residents and lucky tourists could enjoy the fantastic taste of JINYA Ramen. Not anymore. With as low as $350K initial investment, you can own and run “JINYA, Ramen Bar” in your location.”

Check out some of their menus here.  Stay tuned.

shake shack
14th and Rhode Island Ave, NW

A ray of light on this dreary Friday… From a press release:

“The Logan Circle Shack will be located at 1400 14th Street NW, smack dab in the heart of the District and steps from historic Logan Circle. The Logan Circle Shack will be a new spot for our DC friends to kick back and enjoy a ShackBurger® on its large outdoor patio, complete with picnic tables and greenery. Joining the DC, MD and VA Shacks, the Logan Circle Shack is set to open at 11AM on Thursday, March 16th. (more…)


This rental is located at 14th and N Street, NW. The Craigslist ad says:

“$1746 / 494ft2 – Spacious Studio With Perfect View from Balcony!

Conveniently located in the heart of Logan Circle, one of Washington DC’s most walk able and charming neighborhoods. The property is a short walk from Whole Foods, Starbucks, bars, restaurants, nightlife and much more.

Move In Special: ONE MONTH FREE! (spread out over 12 months on a 12 month lease)

Apartment rents for $1,746 with the special for one year!
Available for immediate move in! Contact the leasing office to schedule a viewing today!



1301 Massachusetts Ave. NW

This rental is located at 1301 Massachusetts Ave, NW. The craigslist ad says:

“$1680 / 376ft2 – You’ll love our great amenities at The Belvedere!

Listed by the Smithsonian Institution as one of the city’s “Best Addresses,” our apartments for rent on Massachusetts Avenue put all of D.C. at your fingertips. Surrounded by a wide variety of delightful shops, charming cafes, and an excellent selection of bars and nightlife destinations, there’s never a dull moment when you choose our vibrant community of apartments in Washington, D.C.Whether you’re sampling the fresh local cuisine, spending a sunny afternoon at one of the many nearby parks, or just running a few quick errands, everything you need is just minutes from your front door. Treat yourself to the living experience of a lifetime at The Belvedere.


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“Bravo to whoever came by and put the Pussyhats on the Barbies (and the Kens). Yes, Barbie is NASTY!”

Speaking of which, from the Women’s March:

“In the spirit of women and their allies coming together for love and liberation, we offer A Day Without A Woman.”

march protest