“Man sentenced to 30 years in Christmas Day rape, murder of D.C. actress
Last Christmas, McCauley and Johnson crossed paths as strangers in an encounter that ended with Johnson climbing into McCauley’s car and brutally beating and raping her before strangling her with her scarf.”
Unit block of Florida Ave, NW
Mural in Truxton Circle near Big Bear in Bloomingdale. 100 years ago today in New York.
This unit is located at 1926 1st Street, NW. The Bright MLS listing says:
“New, Attractive two level upper unit condo on coveted 1st street in the heart of Boomingdale. This one has it all – Spacious open floor plan, comfortable open kitchen with large marble top island energy star , stainless steel appliances, state of the art crown molding with plenty of sunlight and much more. One parking space available – price negotiatiable.”
You can see more photos here.
This 3 bed/3.5 bath is going for $899,000 ($254 monthly fee.)
“North Capitol Main Street is excited to announce our second annual Chili Challenge featuring chili entries from eight of our local restaurants!! It will be a good time to be had by all! Warm apple cider, DC Brau, games for the kids and friendly competition for the adults. If you make a mean cornbread enter the cornbread challenge by emailing us at [email protected] and if you think you can handle the heat come prepared to compete in our hot pepper eating contest.
Moon Bounce + Games + Hot Pepper Eating Contest + DJ + Hotdogs + Chili + Cornbread + Beer + Wine
Let’s get ready to RUMBLE!!! Don’t miss out on a friendly competition thanks to our amazing local bars and restaurants: (more…)
Thanks to Eliza for sending word about the memorial to 74-year-old Dan Neidhardt, the cyclist killed by a pick up truck driver back in May.
This unit is located at 30 Florida Ave, NW. The MRIS listing says:
“The Highline by S2 Development. 8 new luxury 2BR condos in Bloomingdale. Designed w/attention & detail, units feature open floor plan w/floor-to-ceiling windows & wide plank maple floors. Spacious gourmet kitchen w/SS appliances, caesarstone quartz counters, custom wood cabinetry & large breakfast bar. BA w/soaking tubs & custom cabinets. Most units include balconies, PH units include roof decks.”
You can see more photos here.
This 2 bed/1 bath is going for $525,000 ($164 monthly fee.)
Thanks to MT for sending these awesome photos from the old McMillan filtration site.
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 [email protected] 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.
“On the occasion of Flore de Preneuf’s pop-up exhibit “DC Liquor / What there is and what there was”, five local photographers – Chris Chen, Matt Dunn, Michael Horsley, Flore de Preneuf, and Joshua Yospyn – share pictures and backstories about how they work and relate to the city.
Mark your calendars for fast-paced slideshows and laid-back talk:
Sunday October 8, 2017
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
1542 North Capitol St NW, Washington DC,
at the corner of Florida Ave and North Capitol St, in the former Walter Johnson’s liquor store, now the Truxton apartment building.”