From The Big Hunt:
“To honor Joe Englert —
There will be a
Second line Jazz funeral
Saturday September 12
At 11 am
In front of Audi Field
We will proceed to
To toast a DC icon
ALL ARE WELCOME
Founder and Innovator of so many DC institutions….. Read More
15th and V St, NW photo by Jennifer Epstein
Many readers reported (follow @PoPville on twitter if interested in real time reports): “There was multiple shootings in the church parking lot at 15th and V st. around 10:50pm Friday night.” Read More
This rental is located around 3rd and I Street, SW. The Craigslist ad says:
“$1,300 Bedroom with Bathroom and Den in Shared Condo (SW Washington, DC) Read More
100 V Street, SW courtesy Capitol Riverfront BID
From the Capitol Riverfront BID:
“Grab your popcorn! The Capitol Riverfront BID will host a special drive-in movie theater experience, set to launch Sept 25 and run until October 30 at the Akridge Lot in Buzzard Point. Located at 100 V Street SW, the Capitol Riverfront Drive-in will transform the Buzzard Point parking lot into an outdoor cinema with six showings of hit movies. Beginning today, Washingtonians can visit riverfrontdrivein.eventbrite.com to register for select date(s) – space is limited to 75 cars per movie, so guests are encouraged to register early.
“We recognize the challenges the District has faced over the last few months, and we wanted to create an experience where residents and visitors alike could gather for an entertaining activity while still maintaining a safe distance,” said Michael Stevens Capitol Riverfront BID president. “The Drive-in is one small way we’re supporting the communities we serve.”
The family-friendly contact-free experience will launch with Selma, a film honoring the legacy of the late Congressman John Lewis and the Voting Rights marches, a historic movement that still resonates with the Black Lives Matter movement today. Read More
13th and D Street, NE
“On 8/18/20 at approximately 12:55 am, First District officers responded to the area of 13th Street NE and D Street NE for the sounds of gunshots. A juvenile male victim was located with a gunshot wound to the arm. The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment. Read More
Photo by Richard Brundage
“The National Weather Service Reports the Coastal Flood Warning for the District of Columbia Will be Effect from Tuesday, August 4th at 3PM EDT until Wednesday, August 5th at 3AM EDT.
WHAT: One to two feet of inundation above ground level
expected in low lying areas due to tidal flooding.
WHERE: Shoreline in the District of Columbia.
WHEN: From Tuesday, August 4th at 3PM EDT until Wednesday, August 5th at 3AM EDT, especially around the time of high tide.
IMPACTS: The unprotected area on the Southwest Waterfront at
the DC Seafood Market is expected to flood. Water is expected
to approach parts of the Hains Point Loop Road, but it will
likely be closed. Read More
via google maps
“At approximately 8:15PM shots were fired in the vicinity of 3rd & M St. SW. There were no reported victims or property damage. Officers who were in the area observed a vehicle fleeing the scene and attempted to perform a traffic stop. Read More
via Captain White’s Seafood
Thanks to Henry for passing on the very sad news from Captain White’s Seafood:
“Captain Whites is Mourning today for our Captain, our leader, a Husband, a Father, mentor, the hardest most dedicated, passionate, loving man.
Billy Ray White
He was involved in a fatal car Accident.
He will forever and always be in our hearts and minds. Every day when we come to work he is everywhere and in every detail. He truely loved every customer he ever waited on or had the pleasure of meeting.
He will never be forgotten and always will be missed.
Captain Whites Legacy will continue on Read More
Photos by Tim Sloan
4th and O Street, SW Photo by McKenzie
“We are currently investigating gunfire that occurred at 4th & O Sts SW at approximately 2:10 PM. No one was injured by gunfire. Roads are closed in the area while we investigate. Anyone who witnessed this event or has video is encouraged to call 202-727-9099.”