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by Prince Of Petworth September 22, 2018 at 1:05 pm 0


Photo by Jenny A-S NPS

National Park Service Rep. updates this morning:

NB Rock Creek Parkway remains closed today. Please avoid NB Pkwy if at all possible- recommend getting off at Virginia Ave. All NB traffic diverted at Mass Ave exit.”


Photo by Jenny A-S NPS

From yesterday:

“Engineers from @USDOTFHWA are responding to assess the full extent of the problem. Drivers should expect long delays and closures through at least tonight.”

“Crews evaluating a large pothole on Rock Creek Parkway north of Waterside Dr. 2 northbound lanes diverted onto Waterside Dr. 2 southbound lanes currently open to northbound traffic. Long delays, avoid the area if possible. Be prepared for changing conditions & traffic patterns.”

by Prince Of Petworth September 22, 2018 at 8:55 am 0


via google maps

Original MPD alert:

“Alert: Shooting at 0220 hrs at I/O 16th & Euclid St, NW. Lookout for LOF…7-8 …JUV MALES….16-20 YRS OF AGE….SHOOTER WAS L/S WEARING A WHITE SHIRT WITH BROAD SHOULDERS…6 FT-6’2 INCHES TALL…..L/S N/B…ON EUCLID TOWARDS MOZART
WHITE SEDAN WITH FULL GLASS BLACK ROOF”

From MPD:

“Update – A second adult male victim has been located. The second victim has a gunshot wound to the lower leg and is enroute to an area hospital for treatment. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth September 21, 2018 at 5:05 pm 0


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Featured Events This Weekend

by PoP Sponsor September 21, 2018 at 4:30 pm 0

Happy Tuesday! The following is a list of featured events for the upcoming week, as submitted to our event calendar.

Lights Out Gym Wear Party!
Friday, September 21 from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m.
L8 Lounge, 727 15th Street NW

Join us for our first Ball with our Special Guest Mother Elektra from the hit show “POSE” and DJ’s Dani Toro & X Gonzalez. Are you fierce enough to snatch a trophy for your house? Assemble your squad, grab your gear and get ready turn up!

Restore Rock Creek for National Public Lands Day
Saturday, September 22 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Piney Branch Tributary at Ingleside Terrace NW

Celebrate National Public Lands Day, a day to connect people to public lands in their community, inspire environmental stewardship, and encourage the use of public lands for education, recreation, and general health. Volunteers will continue a summer-long restoration project at the Piney Branch tributary.

by Prince Of Petworth September 21, 2018 at 4:15 pm 0

From an email:

“WHO: Smithsonian Associates Presents The Second City: Made in America (Some Assembly Required)

WHEN: Friday, Sept. 28
6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m.
tickets here.

WHERE: National Museum of Natural History

Baird Auditorium
10th St. & Constitution Ave., N.W.
Metro: Federal Triangle

The Secondy City is coming to the Smithsonian! A certified national comedy institution since 1959, (more…)

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