3419 Connecticut Ave, NW
Thanks to by Pete for sending the update on the former Nam Viet space. Mr. Chen’s it is! You can see their Woodley Park menu here. Ed. Note: Word is that that Woodley location will be closing when the Cleveland Park spot opens. Stay tuned for an opening date which according to the Cleveland Park listserv could be as early as around two weeks.
1010 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
I remain intrigued but at 50% off may have to give it a go:
Love and Respect in Blagden Alley.
From an email:
“This Saturday and Sunday starting at 9am ANXO will be showing the Vuelta a España penultimate and last stages at their Brightwood Park location (711 Kennedy Street, NW.) Spanish based Cidery showing a Cycling race to bike-loving DC? Good way to start the day!”
From ANXO’s Facebook event:
“Attention cycling fans! We are showing La Vuelta a España at our tasting room starting at 9am on Saturday, September 9th and Sunday September 10th. Ride your bike over and grab brunch and a cider and take in the excitement of Spanish cycling!”
I got this message (above) through AirBnB. I’m not sure if it’s a scam or if DC is actually using false guest profiles, requesting to book for specific dates and then using the messaging capability to threaten to shut down rentals.
Have any other AirBnB hosts in DC been contacted like this? Any lawyers or code-savvy readers have advice on dealing with this? (more…)
If you have any animal/pet photos you’d like to share please send an email to princeofpetworth(at)gmail(dot)com with ‘Animal Fix’ in the title and say the name of your pet and your neighborhood.
“Stimpy from Hill East is skeptical of over editorialized journalism.”
“Hi! This is Minnow… her instagram is @minnowthemini and we live in Mt.vernon triangle but move to brookland in September!”
“Emi and Lucy enjoying the balcony garden (Adams Morgan)”
3118 Georgia Ave, NW
Has anyone contacted you about clothing donations for Hurricane Harvey victims? I would love to donate some gently used clothing to the folks down in Texas but wasn’t quite sure who/where was accepting.”
From an email:
“Join us for an uplifting evening of DC talent at the Colony Club this Friday, September 8 at 9 pm (doors at 8:30). Attendees are encouraged to donate anything they can; Colony Club will contribute 10% of bar sales to audience donations. Donations will go to Houston-based organizations that center women, children, LGBTQ+ resources, residents experiencing homelessness, people of color, and displaced immigrant communities for a #JustHarveyRecovery. (more…)
This rental is located at 555 Massachusetts Avenue, NW. The Craigslist ad says:
“$2000 / 1br – Exquisite locale w/close proximity to the Capitol Hill/National Mall
• 555 Mass offers every amenity possible, located in the heart of Mount Vernon and directly adjacent to Chinatown. Just steps from public transportation, renowned restaurants, boutiques and more, this is truly convenience at its best.
• Originally a small, historic neighborhood with ethnic restaurants, markets, and small businesses, Chinatown was known for its annual Chinese New Year festival and the Friendship Arch over H Street at 7th Street. Today, Chinatown is full of new restaurants, shops, cultural centers and entertainment venues including the Verizon Center, The National Portrait Gallery and the National Building Museum. (more…)