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by Prince Of Petworth November 12, 2017 at 10:22 pm 0


701 7th Street, NW

Regal Gallery Place Stadium 14 has posted a liquor license placard:

“New Class “DX” Multipurpose facility for a movie theatre serving pizza, chicken wings, pre-packaged candy, popcorn and alcoholic beverages. Total Occupancy Load of 3119.”

But do they have that pretzel stuffed with crab?

by Prince Of Petworth November 12, 2017 at 10:05 pm 0


rendering via NoMa Parks

From NoMa Parks:

“NoMa’s first park is under construction at 3rd and L streets NE, and 123 submissions from hundreds of community members have been narrowed to three final names. Please vote! The proposed names are: Swampoodle Park, Old City Corner, and 3rd and L Park. The first two were popular in the community submission process this summer; the latter has been the working name throughout the park’s development and was also suggested in the community submission process. Please view signage mock-ups with each name and take the survey here. The final contender will be recommended to the DC Council and the Mayor, who will make the ultimate decision.

The park at 3rd and L is an 8,000-square-foot space that will include plantings and gathering spaces; a vertical play structure designed for children ages 5 and up; and a space for dogs to run and play, complete with a dog agility ramp. It is built on the first parcel purchased by the NoMa Parks Foundation, which held multiple community meetings and received input from the public for two years to design the space to meet the neighborhood’s needs. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth November 12, 2017 at 10:02 pm 0

From MPD:

“The Metropolitan Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division seeks the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a person of interest in a Kidnapping offense that occurred on November 6, 2017, in the 1800 block of Monroe Street, Northeast.

At approximately 10:10 am, the suspect entered a vehicle that was left running unattended, at the listed location, with a one year old child inside. The suspect fled the scene with the vehicle. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth November 12, 2017 at 10:01 pm 0

A friend of the family passes on from GoFundMe:

“My Mom’s 6-year old Pomapoo Nacho needs fusion surgery for his right ankle. He was injured somehow while at doggy daycare – probably just a freak accident. He is my Mom’s most constant companion since my Dad died two years ago and has cured her loneliness. Nacho and Mom love taking long walks together, but haven’t been able to since this happened in late July. It’s taken so much time and money just to figure out what is wrong and what can be done and Mom is just trying to get by. She’s used credit cards and everything because she can’t give up on him. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth November 12, 2017 at 10:00 pm 0

Thanks to Fray for sending from Franklin Park. With video:

Video

If you spot a hawk or any other bird of prey or any interesting wildlife around town, lunching or otherwise, and get a good photo please send in an email where you spotted it to princeofpetworth@gmail.com and I’ll add it to the queue. Hawks around Town is made possible by a generous grant from the Ben and Sylvia Gardner foundation.

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