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by Prince Of Petworth — June 22, 2017 at 11:30 am 0

1251 First Street, SE

From an email:

“Rōti Modern Mediterranean is excited to open two new locations in the DC area. The first will open on Thursday, June 22nd across from Nationals Stadium (1251 First Street SE). The Pentagon City location will follow in July. This past January, Roti updated their menu to include a “try a little of everything” approach to entrees, giving customers the option to add as many sides and toppings as they’d like. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth — June 15, 2017 at 11:30 am 2 Comments

Photo by Phil Yabut‏

From a press release:

“The Bullpen family is heartbroken by today’s tragic shooting in Alexandria. In honor of everyone affected and to stand in solidarity with our nation’s leaders, The Bullpen will donate $1 from every drink sold to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Washington.

The Bullpen opens at 5pm on Thursday, June 15, 2017 before the Congressional Baseball Game for Charity. DC’s favorite outdoor venue is the perfect place to bring the whole delegation for food, drinks, live music, and fun for everyone- all for a worthy cause.”

by Prince Of Petworth — June 8, 2017 at 10:00 am 1 Comment

Photo by PoPville flickr user angela n.

“Dear PoPville,

There was a major display of fireworks along the anacostia last night, like only slightly less intense than the 4th of july. Do you know what it was? Nats are out of town, was it related to a graduation?”

The Yards Park reported:

“It’s the closing ceremony to @ustravelipw (U.S. Travel IPW) #ipw17 conference happening over at Nationals Park”

by Prince Of Petworth — May 23, 2017 at 4:00 pm 5 Comments

From the Capital Riverfront BID:

“The free Capitol Riverfront Friday Night Concert Series is back for its 7th Season, this year back on the Yards Park boardwalk! Every Friday night this summer, come to Yards Park to relax and enjoy the river view, fantastic bands, food and beverage, and a large variety of great restaurants within a few minutes walk from the park. Family-friendly lyrics and grassy open space make this an enjoyable event for adults and kids alike.”

by Prince Of Petworth — May 9, 2017 at 10:00 am 11 Comments

1212 4th Street, SE

Thanks to a reader for passing on from VIDA yesterday afternoon:

“Thank you very much for your patience today while we worked to recover from a fire overnight as quickly as possible!

Late last night, we suffered a fire in our laundry room after the club closed, close to midnight. We are very thankful that NO VIDA Team members, Fire Fighters or Building Management and Residents were injured! Everyone is safe.

We will remain closed today. [Ed. Note: Monday] Below is a bullet list of things you can expect tomorrow… (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth — April 28, 2017 at 2:15 pm 13 Comments

1100 First Street, SE

This rental is located at 1100 First Street, SE. The Craigslist ad says:

“$1902 / 555ft2 – Modern Interiors & Beautiful Finishes | 24Hr Concierge+Rooftop Terrace


This is my DC. This is Onyx on First.
Style ST2 — Studio 1 bath / 555 sq ft / $1,985 – $2,340
Onyx on First

Property Description
Charming studio apartment home with modern decor, spectacular views, and stainless steel appliances. This place has everything that you need to just move in and start living. Contact our friendly management team to schedule an appointment.

Property Amenities (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth — April 17, 2017 at 10:02 pm 0

navy yard
Photo by PoPville flickr user Rukasu1 RIP DS Barry


“Metro Transit Police and District of Columbia emergency responders will conduct a full-scale response drill Sunday, April 23, at the Navy Yard Metrorail Station to practice the evacuation of a disabled train in a tunnel.

The exercise, which will take place inside the tunnel between Navy Yard and Anacostia stations, will simulate real-world conditions to test coordination and communication between on-scene responders, Metrorail operations staff, Metro Transit Police and support personnel.

The exercise will begin at 8:30 a.m. and is expected to conclude no later than 2:00 p.m.

Metro conducts quarterly drills with emergency responders throughout the region. In addition to Metro Transit Police and Metrorail operations personnel, DC Fire and EMS, and the Metropolitan Police Department will also participate in the event. More than 100 emergency responders and volunteers are expected to participate.

Customer Information

  • Navy Yard station will remain open; however, the Half Street entrance will be closed until the event concludes. All Metro customers using Navy Yard Station will be directed to use the New Jersey Avenue entrance.
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by Prince Of Petworth — April 12, 2017 at 11:00 am 1 Comment

Nats easter egg hunt
via Nationals

From an email:

“Nats fans ages 3-8 years old will have the special chance to hunt for eggs in the outfield at Nationals Park after the team plays the Phillies at 1:35 p.m. Each fan will receive a commemorative Nationals-themed wooden Easter egg and a basket. A special ticket is required for participation.

More information on the event can be found on our blog: Curly W Live: First-ever Easter Egg Hunt at Nationals Park on Sunday!, and tickets can be purchased at Nationals.com/Easter.”


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