courtesy Yardbird Southern Table & Bar
From an email:
“Yardbird Southern Table & Bar has opened its doors for lunch! For those that are back in the office, take advantage of your lunch hour and INDULGE.
From Monday through Friday from 11AM to 3:30PM, Washingtonians can enjoy Yardbird’s Southern classics like Smoked Brisket Biscuits, the Nashville Hot Chicken Sandwich, and of course, Chicken N’ Watermelon N’ Waffles For lighter fare, guests can enjoy the Country Cobb Protein Bowl or the Strawberry & Bibb Lettuce Salad. Read More
Photo by sandy cheeks
Sandy writes at 6am “in case you were wondering why the 7th & K lights are out”
Adam Follows up at 8:19am: “Just avoid Mt Vernon Square this morning. As I took a picture of the car on top of the traffic box, this SUV sideswiped this other car. A mess.” Read More
This rental is located around 5th and M Street, NW. The Craigslist ad says:
“$1,600 / 1br – 750ft2 – Downtown 1 Bed 1 Bath Quiet Backyard (Mt Vernon Sq) Read More
Thanks to D S of sending from Mount Vernon Triangle:
“It begins… #cicadas
I was just vibing on our thin patch of backyard earth beneath an elm tree. All day long I’ve thought the birds were super animated and now I notice all these dime sized holes… I start poking around and found a few that haven’t been eaten. But there are easily 2 dozen holes.” Read More
Thanks to Anna for sending: “10AM car with both airbags deployed being towed out of Apple Store Carnegie Library park near the Convention Center entrance where people getting covid vaccine”
“Detectives with the Metropolitan Police Department’s Major Crash Investigations Unit are investigating a traffic fatality resulting from a traffic crash that occurred on Friday, April 9, 2021, at the intersection of 2nd Street and Massachusetts Avenue, NW.
Preliminary investigation revealed that at approximately 7:30 pm, a bicyclist and a 2012 Kia Sorrento were traveling westbound on Massachusetts Avenue, NW. Concurrently, the operator of a 2020 Honda Civic was traveling west in the same block. The Honda struck the rear of the Kia and the bicyclist simultaneously. The Kia then entered into the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue and 2nd Street, NW, striking a 2013 Ford Van the was traveling north on 2nd Street, NW. The Honda then struck a 2015 Dodge Durango, that was traveling north in the same block before coming to final rest. Read More
1027 7th Street, NW at L Street, NW
A new liquor license placard for Petite Cerise, the long awaited restaurant from Jeremiah Langhorne, says:
“The Establishment will be a full service, fine dining restaurant serving French-inspired cuisine. Read More
650 Massachusetts Ave, NW photos by Jennifer Chase
Ed. Note: This is the former location of a Maison Kayser, which closed in 2019.
From a press release:
“On the heels of a successful launch into the market earlier this month [Ed. Note: in Georgetown Wisconsin and N Street, NW], Foxtrot is opening its second location in Washington, DC in the Mount Vernon Triangle neighborhood at 650 Massachusetts Ave. NW.
Foxtrot’s shelves are stocked with items by some of the DC region’s favorite brands and artisans, including prepared meals by local chef Erik Bruner Yang and goods from beloved brands like Gordy’s Pickles, Veggie Confetti, Mason Dixie and Pineapple Collaborative, to name a few. Foxtrot is also the newest neighborhood watering hole for coffee with friends, made with beans from local roaster Vigilante Coffee, or happy hour with coworkers which can be enjoyed on the store’s patio. Guests can pick out a bottle of wine from the over 200 bottles featured in store, all hand selected by Foxtrot’s sommelier Dylan Melvin, that range from everyday bottles (more than half are priced affordably at under $25) to special occasion and experimental wines.
Foxtrot Market will be celebrating the grand opening of its Mount Vernon Triangle sore with activations and local giveaways throughout opening week: Read More
901 New York Avenue, NW
From an email:
“Yardbird Southern Table & Bar will officially open its doors to the DC community on April 1, boasting a large menu of inspired Southern classics such as Lewellyn’s Fine Fried Chicken, and seasonal DC exclusives like the Crispy Local Soft Shell Crabs and Watermelon-Tomato Salad. Read More