“In case you’re wondering, Key Bridge, Virginia side, 1960, he was 25…”
Thanks to Tim for passing on from Old Europe (2434 Wisconsin Ave, NW):
“Affectionately known to many simply as Mr. Karl, our hearts mourn the passing of Karl J. Herold who died peacefully on October 12, 2019, he had a long and successful life as Chef and Proprietor of the Old Europe Restaurant. He will be dearly missed by his family, friends and many business associates.
Born in 1935 in Uder, Germany he eventually immigrated from Heiligenstadt, Germany to Washington, D.C. absconding East Germany to create a new life in his adopted homeland in 1960. Read More
2461 Wisconsin Ave, NW
I’ve been wondering about the old International Union of Operating Engineers building in Glover Park.
A Kindercare learning center is coming: Read More
2319 Wisconsin Ave, NW
2334 Wisconsin Ave, NW
ANC Rep Jackie Blumenthal reports on the long awaited Laliguras in Glover Park:
“Located between the Post Office and Dominoes, Chasqa Fine Indian Cuisine has already received rave reviews from local residents. It opened this week and is waiting for your patronage. White tablecloths, good food and great service in Glover Park!”
2300 Wisconsin Ave, NW
Thanks to Cooper for sending:
This rental is located at 2730 Wisconsin Ave NW near Fulton St NW. The Craigslist ad says:
“$3200 / 2br – 977ft2 – 2 Bed / Den / 1 Bath -$3200- Utilities Included! Georgetown Location! (Glover Park) Read More
Thanks to Alex for sending: “Yesterday morning I noticed that there were signs on the door so I took a look today and it looks like they’re finally shut down!”
Closeups of the signs: Read More
2340 Wisconsin Ave, NW
From Town Hall:
“To our all our guests, neighbors, and those we’ve come to call family and friends,
All good things must come to an end and we will be closing our doors for good following this Sunday 9/29.
We want to thank you our guests for all your support and all the good times over the years. There have been many fond memories within these walls, and perhaps a few best left to posterity. Read More
2300 Wisconsin Ave, NW
Thanks to Andrew for sending: “Looks close to opening…”
Back in May we learned that a point chaud cafe & crepes would be taking over the space. The Starbucks closed after many years here in March. Updates when we have an exact opening date for crepes. And Lavazza coffee.
Beware of this crazy mid 60s well dressed white man. I got on the bus at Safeway and walked into the middle of a screaming match. I am almost certain that he was the instigator because it was him versus the entire bus. He was mostly screaming at a mid 40s man, but also screamed at women, other passengers, and the bus driver. He kept yelling at the other man to get off so they could fight, Read More