1216 Florida Avenue Northeast

This rental is located at 1216 Florida Avenue, Northeast. The listing says:

“Nice Rowhouse in Hot Location close to H Street, NOMA, transportation, schools and all the amenities. Recently renovated with open floor plan, hardwood floors, three bedrooms up, newly tiled basement with its own kitchen and rear entrance. Front porch, rear deck and patio. Private parking spots available for additional $100/month in the rear lot. Evening Open House Thursday March 3, 6:30-8:30.”


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This 3 bed/2.5 bath is going for $2,990/Mo.

via google maps

From MPD:

“We are currently investigating an Armed Robbery that occurred this afternoon at approximately 12:30 PM in the 700 block of Florida Avenue, NE

The complainant reports that he was surrounded by three black male subjects wearing all black clothing when one suspect behind him placed a gun to the back of his head and demanded his money. The suspects went through his pockets and took his wallet containing US Currency before fleeing the scene on foot into the alley rear of the 700 block of L Street and jumping into an awaiting vehicle and fleeing the scene.

Information was gathered that informed us that a small white four door vehicle pulled up and three suspects that committed this Robbery got out while the driver remained behind the wheel. After the Robbery, all three re-entered the getaway car and drove off. The complainant was not injured in this Robbery (more…)

1246 16th Street Northeast

This rental is located at 1246 16th Street, Northeast. The listing says:

“Brand New Renovated Rental…2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 1 Level…..Front yard, Backyard…..Pets okay with Pet Deposit. 8 Blocks walk to H Street, Shops, Restaurants, Etc. We are finishing New construction renovation now….Ready for end of February move in.”


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This 2 bed/2 bath is going for $2,000/ Mo.

1240 Mt. Olivet Road, NE

The liquor license placard for Bolder Beer Garden says:

“New Beer Garden with a Total Occupancy Load of 99 to include up to 20 patrons inside premises and up to 79 on the Summer Garden. Entertainment Endorsement.”

Updates when they get closer to opening.


next door the Mount Olivet Cemetery:


across the street from this great liquor sign:


A few blocks away from the Bardo beer garden:

1200 Bladensburg Road, NE

1710 West Virginia Avenue Northeast

This unit is located at 1710 West Virginia Avenue, Northeast. The listing says:

“City Center LIving at an affordable price. Great opportunity for owner-occupant or Investor. Completely Renovated Condo w/ 2 BRs, 2 Full Baths, Washer-Dryer & Off-Street/Secured Parking, Gourmet Kitchen w/ plenty of cabinets, counter space & Table-Space Island. Small, pet-friendly building. Close to Union Market, H St, Arobretum and just minutes to Capitol Hill & downtown. OPEN SAT&SUN 2-4PM!”


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This 2 bed/2 bath is going for $269,000 ($226 monthly fee.)

Gallaudet’s Rat FuneralsThe campus of Gallaudet University is littered with graves. The graves of rats. How did they get there?(Closed captioning here: http://chronicle.com/interactives/college_traditions)

Posted by Chronicle of Higher Education on Tuesday, October 27, 2015

“The campus of Gallaudet University is littered with graves. The graves of rats. How did they get there?”