From DC Water:

“During the investigation of potential contamination in a portion of DC Water’s drinking water system, DC Water deployed a mobile water dispensing unit near the impact area in NW Washington, DC. The unit is located on O Street between 6th and 7th Streets NW. Water will be available for customers affected by the Do Not Drink Advisory until further notice. Customers must bring water containers, such as reusable water bottles or other large water receptacles.

8th street between O and P Street, NW

Dolci Gelati opens at 10am in CityMarket at O in Shaw.

“To celebrate the grand opening, Dolci Gelati Café at CityMarket at O in Shaw will be offering one free mini gelato pop to the 1st 100 customers today between 3:00-5:00pm.

More than double the size of its older sister in Takoma Park, MD which opened in 2013 (480 square feet), Dolci Gelati Café in Shaw is 1,200 square feet and features an elegant and playful ambiance with decor including a fresh color palette with splashes of lime green, crisp bright whites, sparkling silver accents, framed artwork featuring scenese with vintage Italian gelato carts, two large antique crystal chandeliers, and seating for up to 15 in the cafe with additional seating becoming available outside during the warmer months perfect for al fresco dining.”

175 N Street, NE

Dunkin Donuts is now open by the NoMa metro.

963 Palmer Alley, NW

And RareSweets is now open in CityCenter.

624 T Street, NW

From an email:

“Tonight we will be celebrating one full year of brewing in Shaw! To celebrate we have a full line-up of beers including the return of the Summer favorite, Really Rosie (a rose berlinerweisse), a coffee-infused Haxan, and some barrel-aged versions of a few favorites from the past year. There will be some retrospectives and food specials as well. 5pm-12am!”


This rental is located at 1734 6th Street, NW. The listing says:

“For an apartment unlike anything else on the market, check out Oslo- a brand new building in Shaw just a block from the Metro. This 4 bedroom/4 bathroom apartment was designed for a superior group-living experience. Units have sleek modern kitchens, a spacious open living and dinning room, and in-unit washers and dryers. All bedrooms have sizable walk-in closets and their own private bathrooms with a spa-worthy walk-in shower. Off-street parking is available. And all new leases receive their FIRST MONTH FREE.

Showing: This Sunday, December 7th, from 1:00-3:00 p.m.”

You can see more photos here.

This 4 bed/4 bath is going for $5,585/Mo.

Ed. Note: We last checked in on the Oslo back in September. A few weeks ago I saw it in person and it’s pretty fresh on the inside. If I had $5,585 or could find some roommates…