by Prince Of Petworth October 2, 2017 at 2:00 pm 0

This rental is located at 1845 North Capitol Street, NE. The Craigslist ad says:

“$2600 / 2br – 950ft2 – Beautiful, light-filled 2BR in Victorian Corner Unit

950 sqft; 2 BR/1 BA; elevated 1st floor of beautiful Victorian corner unit with turret and bay; large windows in all rooms let in tons of light; open floor plan; exposed brick; entire building features top-rate soundproofed floors and ceilings; low-e windows with security glass. Top-notch finishes and amenities, including hardwood floors; Italian tiles; central HVAC; island kitchen with granite counter tops; stainless steel appliances; full-size LG washer & dryer; decorative fireplace; recessed lights; top-down/bottom-up cellular shades; modern ceiling fans & light fixtures. . . (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth September 26, 2017 at 12:30 pm 0

via google maps

“Dear PoPville,

A woman was physically attacked on 2nd St. between T St and Seaton Place NE across the street from McKinley. The assault took place around 11:30 PM EST Saturday night, one block from the victims’ home. She was walking from T St towards Seaton when a group of girls came running from behind and forcefully pushed her to the ground.

Although they were girls, this was no child’s play. The group of around 7 girls pushed the victim down on the sidewalk, and repeatedly kicked and punched her in the face and body. There was no provocation prior to the incident whatsoever, no words were spoken, no name calling. They just came running full speed behind and pushed her down and started attacking. They did NOT ask for money, however, they did grab her cell phone after it fell out of her pocket during the assault. A police report has been filed. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth August 4, 2017 at 2:00 pm 0

This rental is located at 230 Rhode Island Ave, NE. The Craigslist ad says:

“$1881 / 1br – 3rd & Rhode | Newly Renovated | Historic

This gorgeous community is located on the southeast corner of Rhode Island Ave. NE and 3rd Street. 3rd and Rhode is a historic building with a dramatic renovation that honors the architectural elegance of the building, while modernizing its interiors. As we finalize our renovation, we are offering amazing move-in specials.

-Water, Trash, Sewer
-Residents are responsible for: cooking gas, electricity, and cable/internet


by Prince Of Petworth August 2, 2017 at 10:55 am 0

Thanks to James for sending this beautiful beast from Eckington.

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.

by Prince Of Petworth June 21, 2017 at 10:22 pm 0

Thanks to Lauren for sending:

“Coming soon signs for Qualia have been up for at least a few weeks at Harry Thomas Way and Eckington Place NE (bottom of the Gale apt. complex).”

The owner of Qualia tells me that while construction has been completed they are still working on the permitting process. Stay tuned for an opening date in the near(ish) future!

Qualia‘s original Petworth shop is located at 3917 Georgia Ave, NW.

by Prince Of Petworth June 13, 2017 at 12:00 pm 20 Comments

This house is located at 176 U Street, NE. The MRIS listing says:

“INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY! 3BD/1BA Eckington Rowhouse ready to make your own! Main Level features Living Room, Separate Dining Room, and Kitchen. Upper level has 3 full bedrooms, full bath, and wood floors. Partially finished basement adds the possibility of even more living space. Close to transit and schools. Minutes from Capitol St shops/dining.”

You can see more photos here.

This 3 bed/1 bath is going for $469,900.

by Prince Of Petworth June 12, 2017 at 11:15 am 25 Comments

Wait a second, how am I only hearing about Yang Market [138 U St NE] now?!?!? Well better late than never cause this sandwich looks freaking amazing.

“Sammys the size of your head are coming to @yangmarketne & they are insanely delish.”

Someone please report back on if they are as delicious as they look!!

Yang Market mural in progress at 138 U St, NE by @crubens01 via Facebook


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