828 Upshur Street, NW, previously home to Himitsu and many others
Update: “East metro access closed due to a shooting, the glass at the bus stop on NH is shattered out. Security guard in my building reported shooting”
From MPD: “Alert: Shooting in the 3700 Block of New Hampshire Avenue, NW. Lookout for a possible white Ford Escape last seen southbound on 5th Street, NW.”
what happened on Georgia Ave by the metro at about 5:00 p.m.? I heard a loud sound and didn’t see anything, but they’ve now closed off the whole street from Quincy to New Hampshire and there are police cars, firetrucks, and ambulances. Paramedics just wheeled a teenager out from the Dunkin Donuts on a stretcher.”
Mathew writes: “Georgia Ave/Petworth Metro east entrance is closed. Heavy police/EMS presence. Looks like Georgia Ave is closed. Someone being loaded onto a stretcher now.” Read More
I am hoping someone from the community may have a better camera angle or may have seen something to help identify the car that hit my car. This happened on 10th and Spring Rd in front of Raymond Elementary School (Friday)..”
10th st between Quincy and Spring has been closed for a long time because of construction.
The building has been done for I think 2 months and no sign of work anymore, but they never reopened the road. It is paved and painted. Seems like they just forgot to pull down the fences. Read More
Thanks to Jillian for sending from Petworth: “My roommate received the strangest note on his car. Since when is street parking supposed to be like this!? Plus, we were out of town for the weekend and he did move his car last week…”
From an email:
“The Petworth Jazz Project is back!
Please join us this Saturday, July 30th, from 5-8pm on the lawn at the Petworth Recreation Center, at 8th and Taylor Street NW. Saturday’s concert is the first of a monthly three part series. This show will feature the incredible Brian Settles Quartet with an opening set by legendary kids performer Baba Ras D.
Series Schedule: Read More
4401 14th Street, NW
Thanks to Chad for sending: “Just saw this banner go up at 14th and Webster NW. El Don had been open after closing for a bit during the pandemic”
El Don wrote on July 9th: Read More
This rental is located at 759 Quebec Place NW. The Craigslist ad says:
“$1,795 / 1br – Coming Up August 1st – 1 Bedroom 1.5 bath in Petworth NW (Petworth) Read More
This rental is located at 829 Quincy Street, NW. The Craigslist ad says:
“$1,620 / 354ft2 – Apartment for rent! You won’t be disappointed! (Seconds to Petworth Metro) Read More