via google maps
“Shortly before 2pm this afternoon two suspect’s approached an individual at the bus stop located at 5th and H Street, NE. One of those suspects voiced his intention to effect a robbery on the individual standing at the bus stop. Upon hearing this and believing the suspect to be armed, this individual brandished his lawfully possessed firearm and shot at the suspect striking him in his arm. This person has a valid concealed carry pistol license in the District of Columbia. Read More
via google maps
“On 8/13/2019, at approximately 8:57 PM, Fifth District units responded to the 1500 block of Benning Road, NE, for the report of the sound of gunshots in the area. Officers began a canvass of the area and were able to locate an adult male and female victim. The complainant’s reported that they were walking at the location when they were approached by 3-4 suspects. The suspects then struck the male victim in the face, and shot the female victim in the lower leg. Read More
810 H Street, NE
Thanks to Matt for sending. The Old City Fitness website says:
“Team Old City Coming Soon to 810 H St. NE in Washington DC
CAPITAL BRAZILIAN JIU JITSU
Home of the only Gracie Jiu Jitsu blackbelts in the DMV area.”
1370 H Street, NE
Thanks to Grant for sending. Caribbean Citations closed their H Street, NE location back in March. Updates when the Gold Room opens.
Photo by PoPville flickr user Phil
It’s that time of year!
“H Street Festival
Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 12 PM – 7 PM
Hands down the BEST. FESTIVAL. EVER. in Washington D.C.!
Washington City Paper’s Best of DC & Washingtonian Magazine agrees – H Street Festival is the best festival in town! Spanning 11 blocks of H Street NE and featuring 15 staging areas and more than 250 businesses, restaurants, community organizations and vendors. Come down to enjoy great food, drinks, music, contests, kids’ activities and more!”
644 H Street, NE
Hikari Sushi opened on H Street back in January 2013.
“I *think* Hikari Sushi on H St NE is closed. Big “For Sale” sign in window and the lights appeared to be off around dinner time yesterday.”
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It’s a bittersweet day as tonight is our last day of service at our first home, 1421. We want to say a huge Thank You to everyone that has supported us over the past 5 years. We never imagined the amazing community we would be welcomed into. We hope you will come by for a glass of wine tonight one last time before last call.
Photo by Mark Lyon
Mark writes: “Appears the H Street Whole Foods is adding paid parking.”
Presumably they’d validate so ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
Thanks to Maurice for sending around noon on Sunday:
“Not sure if they were on the scooter or not. but they both got J walking tickets on Hst at whole foods
…. and I am not mad at the police.”
Update from MPD:
“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Third District seek the public’s assistance in locating a suspect in reference to an Assault with Intent to Kill (Gun) offense that occurred on Sunday, July 28, 2019, in the 600 block of T Street, Northwest.
At approximately 3:47 am, the suspect approached the victims at the listed location. The suspect brandished a gun and fired shots. The suspect then fled the scene. Two victims were transported to an area hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. Additionally, two other victims refused medical treatment on scene.
The suspect was captured by a nearby surveillance camera and can be seen in the photos and video link below:
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.”
From MPD around 4:30am: Read More