I got a bunch of messages from folks asking why KIPP was on lockdown earlier this week – now we know why and it is awful. From the Washington Post:
“The incident occurred in a middle-school classroom at KIPP DC Key Academy in the 4800 block of Benning Road SE, according to the school and a police report. The report said the boy and girl were arguing “about a pencil” shortly before 12:30 p.m. when the boy brandished a pocket knife and threatened to stab the girl.
He then lifted his shirt, showing the girl a loaded Beretta pistol, police said.”
Thanks to M. for sending from Friendship Heights: “They parked about 2 inches in front of her. It was definitely warranted.”
Thanks to Stephen for sending: “Start of summer harvest off to a great start in container garden in NoMA! Already have some cherry tomatoes for bruschetta and Roma tomatoes/chilli peppers…
“Dear PoPville, I met you at Metrobar on Sunday, June 19, Juneteenth.
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…