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From MPD:

“On July 26, 2016, members of the Metropolitan Police Departments Gun Recovery Unit (GRU) conducted a gun interdiction operation in the 5th District, specifically in the Trinidad/Simms/Holbrook area which resulted in 3 arrests and the recovery of the following weapons:

1. Tech-9 Masterpiece Arms, 1 round in chamber, 31 rounds in magazine.

2. Beretta 3032 Tomcat 32 cal semi auto, 1 round in chamber, 2 in magazine.

3. Ruger 22/45 lite 22 cal semi auto handgun, 1 round in chamber, 7 in magazine.

Great work!”


Lots of folks have been inquiring so please continue to keep your eyes peeled:

Geoffrey, our 11mo old black & tan Welsh Terrier (mini Airedale) is STILL missing, since Wednesday, 5/11. He was last seen in NE DC, around the National Arboretum/Mt. Olivet/Bladensburg Road/Trinidad area. He is ~20 lbs and was wearing a red collar when he went missing. Geoffrey is really friendly, loves other dogs and we hope someone in NE will spot him, snap a picture, and let us know — at 757.968.0444 or 802.370.0851 and on Facebook @Bring Geoffrey Home so we can bring him home! Large reward, no questions asked.”

1111 Orren Street Northeast

This unit is located at 1111 Orren Street, Northeast. The listing says:

“New construction. Delivery/move-in for JULY! The Corey offers modern finishes in an art-deco design. Residences offer wide plank flooring, stainless steel appliances (w/vented microwave), FULL SIZED washer/dryer, breakfast bar w/ quartz counters, recessed lighting, high ceilings, and other luxury finishes. The Corey’s amenities: elevator, green roof, sky lounge, bike room, outdoor dining & VIEWS!!”


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This 1 bed/1 bath is going for $399,900 ($330 monthly fee.)

via google maps

From MPD:

“On March 27 during the evening hours, a suspect and complainant were engaged in a verbal argument. The suspect wrapped a bike chain around the complainants neck and began to choke him. MPD members were patrolling in the area and were able to stop the assault with no incident. The suspect was placed under arrest. [The event occurred on the 1100 block of Florida Avenue, NE.]

Thanks to their vigilant patrolling, MPD members were able to detain a serious offense and arrest the suspect.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the police at (202) 727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.”

1216 Bladensburg Rd, NE courtesy Bardo

From Bardo:

“DC’s Bardo Brewing is reopening the outdoor portion of their venue in Trinidad this Friday. A newly renovated outdoor bar incorporates freshly milled wood and provides a glimpse of the finishes that will be featured at the new Bardo Riverfront brew garden next to Nats Stadium.

Ed. Note: A Craigslist ad says: “expected to open between Apr 1 & May 1“.

Bardo Brewing’s interior boasts one hundred year old pine floors, brick walls and early century, press plate ceilings. Bardo also hosts the largest (for now) beer garden in the city. A wide variety of GABF award winning house brews are available in pints and pitchers as well as growlers. Bardo is 100% dog friendly every day with 15,000 square feet in our beer garden to roam off leash. Located at 1200 Bladensburg rd NE, Bardo has cornhole, big screen movie viewings/sports and is available for private parties/fundraisers, large and small, with no charge for the space.

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.