Email signup

“The attempted plant murders (a phrase I never thought I would write) have each occurred at around 5:30 a.m.”

IMG_2385.TRIM

“Dear PoPville,

I’m a resident on Bates St. NW, a quiet one-way street between P St. and Q St. NW, and 1st St. and 3rd St. NW (in Truxton Circle). This week, my neighbor’s small front garden has been repeatedly vandalized by the same individual, who has ripped out the same plant twice and tossed it onto the sidewalk. The attempted plant murders (a phrase I never thought I would write) have each occurred at around 5:30 a.m., one on Tuesday and one this morning (Friday).

While I get that this is low-level stuff, the fact that someone would go out of their way to repeatedly harm a random neighbor’s plants bothers me immensely. My neighbors are a friendly, normal, low-key couple (it’s a normal house, regular garden, etc.), and they work hard to maintain this little garden in part because it makes our community a better place. They don’t deserve to be repeatedly targeted or have their property vandalized, and I’d appreciate any help that folks could provide in identifying this person and stopping these incidents.”

IMG_2363.TRIM

“This is unbelievable, but the same guy came back early this morning (Sunday) and ripped out the same plant from my neighbors front garden – it’s the third time in less than a week! It’s insane, and it needs to stop. I hope someone recognizes him.”

IMG_2423.TRIM

Recent Stories

11th and P Street, NW previously home to The Commodore and Veranda before them “Dear PoPville, Not sure when they’re opening, but lots of work on the new bar at…

This rental is located at 1230 13th St NW. The Craigslist ad says: “$2,295 / 1br – #1014 Logan Circle 1BR

photo by Mr.TinMD “Dear PoPville, What are your favorite coworking spaces that offer daily drop in rates?”

photo by Eric P. “Dear PoPville, I’m in constant pain from my paper thin apartment walls, which lack soundproofing to the point where I can hear the conversations my neighbors are…

FeeldWorld DC

Imagine being in a room with other interesting, like-minded humans and feeling confident and encouraged to share who you really are and what you really want? Where no desire or interest is too unusual, and you spend the evening building

Annual Holiday Concert and Sing Along

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Come celebrate the holiday season with Capital City Symphony and Potomac Fever, a close-knit harmony a cappella group made up of members of the Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington, DC. Grab your

×

Subscribe to our mailing list