Photo by Dr. Steve Taylor
“On June 22, 2019, at approximately 9:50pm, patrol officers of the Fourth District received a 911 call regarding a shooting in the 600 block of Morton St NW and the 3400 block of Georgia Avenue NW. Upon officers’ arrival, one adult male was located in an unconscious state on Morton St NW with multiple gunshot wounds. (more…)
“On June 19, 2019, at approximately 9:25pm, Fourth District members were dispatched to the 700 block of Princeton Pl. NW regarding a shooting. Upon arrival, the victim was located in an alleyway suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to a local hospital, where life-saving efforts proved futile. The victim was later pronounced deceased. There is no current lookout for any suspects.
Anyone with information regarding this crime is encouraged to contact MPD at (202) 727-9099.”
From Kent C. Boese | Chair, Advisory Neighborhood Commission 1A:
“In response to the recent increase in gun violence in our community and the urgent need to get answers and find solutions, Advisory Neighborhood Commission 1A has organized a panel for tonight where we can get updates on the efforts being undertaken to restore safety to our community. The event is scheduled for tonight (5/29) beginning at 7 pm. It will be held in the gymnasium of the Harriet Tubman Elementary School.
The following organizations and guests have been invited: (more…)
“Rosé all day with a special guest, DC’s Oyster Ninja. 3333 Georgia Ave, NW”
“We are really excited to celebrate two years of our Kennedy St location this Monday, May 27th (Memorial Day). We will be open for extra hours from 10am-6pm, and in addition to our normal food menu we will be grilling ANXO-style burgers and veggie burgers outside. HR Records from across the street will be spinning records and we will have ANXO can specials going all day, should be a ton of fun!”
Thanks to Lexi for sending yesterday around 5pm from 16th. Street, NW around Crescent Street.:
Thanks to Mary for sending from Irving and Park Place, NW around 9:45am:
Photo by Dustin Scott
“I guess the people at the new dev in the 600 block of Park NW don’t want to be bothered with the view of the “peasant” neighbors. Newly installed huge white border wall. Completely obstructs the entire blocks porch and sidewalk view to GA Ave.”
Yesterday Stacy was kind enough to send a bit of info about the artist:
“The piece was created by DC native Akeel Ali, also known as Black Frontiersmen, a local artist who has been working to beautify the neighborhood–and DC in general–with his art. His art can be seen on U Street and in Shaw, with more projects coming soon.” (more…)