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From metrobar (640 Rhode Island Avenue, NE):

“Now Open Wednesdays!
Community Appreciation Night
Wed, Jun 29 4:00 PM – 12:00 AM

We are excited to announce that metrobar will now be open on Wednesdays! Now you can enjoy all of your favorite local beer, wine and spirits five days a week this summer, Wednesday through Sunday! Read More


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Update from MPD:

“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred on Friday, May 13, 2022, in the 3700 block of 14th Street, Northwest.

At approximately 1:43 am, members of the Fourth District responded to the listed location for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, members located an adult male victim, on a Metro bus, suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. DC FEMS members transported the victim to an area hospital for treatment. After all life-saving efforts failed, the victim was pronounced dead.

The decedent has been identified as 18-year-old Anthony Arter, of Northwest, DC. Read More

Thanks to Charlie for sending: “just east of the RI Ave Metro.”

From AlertDC:

“DC FEMS reports the following roads are closed in both directions due to fire department activity:

1200 block of Brentwood Road NE
Rhode Island Avenue NE between Saratoga Avenue and Brentwood Road NE
Saratoga Avenue NE between Rhode Island Avenue and Brentwood Road NE”

From DC FEMS: “Box Alarm 1200 block Brentwood Rd NE. #DCsBravest on scene with fire 1 story house.”


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Ed. Note: Alan Henney reported “14th St and Rhode Island Ave NE DC. Passing ambulance stopped to assist woman shot in leg…Female victim was possibly an UNINTENDED TARGET DURING A SHOOTOUT. Several autos were struck by gunfire.”

From MPD:

“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Fifth District seek the public’s assistance in identifying and locating suspects and a vehicle in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) offense that occurred on Monday, January 24, 2022, in the 1300 block of Brentwood Road, Northeast.

At approximately 1:51 pm, Read More

From metrobar (640 Rhode Island Avenue, NE):

Singles Tracking Dating Event
Friday, Dec 10 • 7-9PM  |  FREE EVENT

Get ready for cuffing season! Make your way over to metrobar to meet other singles in the DMV. Whether you’re ready to mingle or just want to meet new friends, make metrobar your last stop on Dec 10.  Arrive early for live music with The Carly Harvey Experience from 5-7PM! Read More


From an email:

“A lineup of emerging and established artists, photographers and authors will present their work Sunday afternoon at metrobar‘s inaugural Holiday Art Fair, which will include an art sale, photography exhibit and live music.

Artists from the Artbae and BlkArthouse will be selling their work at the outdoor venue, 640 Rhode Island Avenue NE. Artbae is a collective of DC-area artists who build awareness for activism and social change through arts-centered programming initiatives. BlkArthouse is a DC-based organization that represents emerging Black artists and is dedicated to increasing access and representation throughout the art world. The Holiday Art Fair runs from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Also happening: Read More


From MPD:

“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Sexual Assault Unit are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating suspects in connection with Misdemeanor Sexual Abuse offenses that occurred in the Third and Fifth Districts.

· On Thursday, November 4, 2021, at approximately 6:15 pm, the suspects, who were on a motorcycle, approached the victim in the 400 block of T Street, Northeast. Read More


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