This was stuck on a car windshield on Porter Street this morning.
Having seen the comments on bad parking on PoP many times, I know someone will say, “Well maybe they parked in between two cars that were there at the time and that’s why they are taking up a spot and a half…”
This car was at the end of the parking lane, with five feet between their rear bumper and the parking zone sign.
“BREAKING NEWS: We want to thank you all for your continued patience and support on this journey to re-opening Coppi’s Organic. This is a very exciting time and we are happy to finally share information with you that you’ve been asking for. Join us as we countdown the days for the Grand Re-Opening of Coppi’s Organic! On November 8, 2014, Coppi’s Organic will be opening its doors once again!”
This house is located at 2735 Macomb Street, Northwest. The listing says:
“Vintage Bungelow 2 blks to Cleveland Pk Metro I blk to library, shops, dining. Estate~1st time on market in 40+ yrs.Garage + driveway.Big screened porch + front porch. AS-IS.This grand home has plenty of space inside to create beauty to your heart’s delight. Price reflects work needed. Huge artist’s attic could be fantastic master suite w/full bath.Offers Tuesday eve,if writing. Paragon title plz.”
A few weeks ago I reported some scuttlebutt that Coppi’s Italian restaurant (formerly of U Street) would be taking over the former Lavandou French restaurant next to Nanny O’Briens in Cleveland Park. On their facebook page they say: “We will be making the grand reopening announcement within the week. Getting closer!”
“I want to make DC aware of something terrifying that occurred to me on Friday evening, September 26th, around 10:30 pm, after taking a taxi home to Cleveland Park.
After repeated personal questions and inappropriate comments (eg “I like you,” “will you go on a date with me?”), the cab driver stopped in front of my building, looked me in the eyes, intensely, and told me I was locked inside his cab until I handed over “enough” cash. (He had not turned on the meter for the trip). I was trapped inside and scared, so I complied with his request to hand over cash.
I filed a police report with MPD immediately following the incident, I have consulted an attorney, and I plan to press charges.
I notified the DC taxicab commision of the incident, and I plan to do the same in Maryland- the cab had Maryland plates.
It is outrageous how difficult it can be for women to travel around this city safely.”
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My boyfriend and I were leaving the big apt complex on Quebec and Connecticut tonight [Wed.] around 10:15. We walked out the side and turned left onto Quebec. A couple was standing there looking distressed. They said they had just been mugged by 2 men. One man held a knife up to the woman’s throat and the other had a gun. They took the woman’s bag and the man’s wallet. They called the police as they were telling us what happened. They said the guys had been standing on the sidewalk in a shadowy spot. Just want to give a heads up to the neighborhood.”
“2D Robbery Knife- 2800 blk Quebec St NW, LOF: 2 B/M’s 40’s, S1-knife, S2-white golf hat, plaid shorts/”
This house is located at 3307 Macomb Street, Northwest. The listing says:
“Beautifully renovated Cleveland Park classic w/perfect proportions and rear family rm addition. Floor to ceiling windows and multiple decks overlook a private wooded garden with playhouse and stream. 4+ bedrooms up including finished attic w/soaring ceilings + full BA; LL features large, bright double family/rec room and 2 addt’l BR. Garage. Seller’s need long closing.”