I was wondering if you could please post about a volunteer cleanup/”revitalization” event we are having this Saturday in Meridian Hill Park. We are hoping to hold these events the third Saturday of every month, from 10 am – 1 pm, since a lot of the upkeep is needed on a consistent basis. (more…)
Thanks to Amanda for sending: “Sports Zone on 14th St in the DCUSA Complex is gone and didn’t even leave a note.”
Back in February we noted there were two Sports Zones left in D.C. Anyone know if 1551 Maryland Avenue, NE is still open?
“Good evening. At approximately 11:45pm on Wednesday June 13, members of the Third District responded to the 1300 block of U Street NW to investigate an armed robbery of a citizen. At approximately 11:48pm, we were alerted to an attempted armed robbery of a citizen in the 2900 block of 13th Street NW. As officers and detectives were investigating these cases, at 12:22am, an armed carjacking took place in the area of 13th and Irving Street NW. (more…)
Looks like they are finally starting work at the Ecuadorian Embassy on the corner of Euclid and 15th. I know there was a pretty major fire there back in September and it has been empty since. Any chance anyone knows anything on if it’s still going to be the Embassy location?”
This unit is located at 3620 11th Street, NW. The Bright MLS listing says:
“OPEN SUN 1-3PM! Spaciousness galore 1 bed, 1 bath condo in the heart of Columbia Heights, a block below 11th Street “Hip Strip”! Stylish finishes, Open flow kitchen, stainless steel appliances, granite counters, bamboo flooring, Washer/Dryer in-unit. back deck, garden, pet-friendly! Low Condo Fees, Walk to Columbia Heights & Petworth Metro. 2 condos available DC10262696! Bring a friend!!”
You can see more photos here.
This 1200 square foot 2 bed/1 bath is going for $498,000 ($401 monthly fee.)
This rental is located at 3654 New Hampshire Ave, NW. The Craigslist ad says:
“$1500 / 1br – 550ft2 – Great deal on a Beautiful Apartment By The Metro!
Great deal on a Beautiful Apartment By The Metro!
3654 New Hampshire Ave NW – 27, Washington, DC
$1500 per month
1 bed, 1 full bath
550 sq. ft.
Building and Surroundings (more…)
via google maps
Any info on this? Several police cars, ambulance, fire truck outside Wonderland Ballroom around 2:30am last night.”
“The Third District is currently working a shooting that occurred in the 3200 block of 11th Street, NW. An adult victim suffered a gunshot wound to the right leg. The victim was transported to a local hospital with a non-life threatening injury. There is a lookout for a black male, skinny, fade hair cut leaving in a green SUV type vehicle.
If you witnessed the incident or can share additional information we ask that you call our Command Information Center at 202-727-9099 or text a tip to 50411.”
14th and Meridian Place, NW
“New Class “C” Tavern offering Jamaican and Caribbean food. The tavern will have 100 seats and a Total Occupancy Load of 100.”
Updates when we get an exact opening date.
“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Third District seek the public’s assistance in locating a suspect in connection with an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) offense that occurred on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in the 3300 block of 14th Street, Northwest.
At approximately 6:23 pm, members from the Third District responded to the listed location for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, they located an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound. DC Fire and EMS responded and transported the victim to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
The suspect was captured by a nearby surveillance camera and can be seen in the photos below and in this video:
Anyone who can identify this individual or who has knowledge of this incident should take no action but call police at (202) 727-9099 or text your tip to the Department’s TEXT TIP LINE at 50411.”
Photo by Chiara
“10+ shots fired at 14th and Columbia NW at 6:30pm in the alley by Cardozo Health Center. Police were on the scene quick and have since blocked the entire perimeter including the back alley way.”
“The Third District is currently investigating a shooting in the 1400 block of Columbia Road NW. An adult male has been transported to an area hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
Anyone with information is asked to call 202-727-9099.”
“I wasn’t entirely certain it was a shooting until I saw the faces walking past me looking concernedly over their shoulders. saw a child with his father, about 5 or 6, sobbing while walking away – he must’ve seen it – it was particularly disturbing, this was about 6:30pm – crime scene tape was there about an hour later, folks collecting casings I imagine.”
“1 victim, bleeding badly from apparent leg wound, taken in ambulance”