Thanks to Caroline for sending some joy from Grant Circle last night.
Photo by Serena Golden
Thanks to Serena for sharing: “flyer from the neighbors…. i am covering the address for privacy, but it’s petworth…. i hope they find Elote!!!” Read More
“On August 8, 2020, at approximately 7:46 pm, multiple sounds of gunshots were reported in the area around the 4800 block of 4th Street NW. During the canvass by 4th District officers, multiple shell casings were recovered in the 300-400 block of Delafield Place NW, but there were no reports of any injuries. Additionally, numerous parked vehicle was damaged by gunfire.”
“On August 8, 2020, at approximately 7:21 pm, multiple sounds of gunshots were reported in the area around the 5900 block of Piney Branch Road NW. Read More
From an email:
“Lots of interest in this and lots of requests for its return…
Our Aperitivo Hour is back, here are the terms currently:
$25 per person (whole table must participate)
Must be seated between 5-6pm on weeknights; Sat-Sun offered all day from 11am-6pm
2 hour time limit
Food Menu Read More
3708 14th Street, NW via Toro Bar
Thanks to Buddy for sending the good news from Toro Bar:
“The time has come!! WE ARE OPENING THIS THURSDAY!
We will be open Wednesday – Sunday 5pm-Midnight” Read More
“Washington, D.C., circa 1930. “Rowhouses in Petworth.” 8×10 inch acetate negative by Theodor Horydczak.” via Shorpy
Well this is awesome. Thanks to Annette for sending. Check out the Hi-Res version here.
Quite the contrast from the ones we got from 1893:
More photos from the late 1800s here.
And of course quite the contrast from today (incredible sunset/rain photo from last night): Read More
From an email:
“Our office represents a bicyclist who was critically injured in a hit-and-run bicycle crash on Friday, July 10, 2020 at about 12:15pm near the intersection of New Hampshire Ave and Quincy St, NW. As a result of the crash, he was knocked unconscious, broke his collarbone, and underwent surgery at Howard University Hospital.
Now that he is out of the hospital and recovering at home, we are trying to identify any witnesses who might have more information about the crash or driver. Would you be willing to post the attached flyer? We are hoping some of your readers might come forward with some information.”
The Fourth District is currently investigating an Unlawful Discharge of a Firearm that occurred on Sunday, August 2, 2020, at approximately 12:57am in the 3900 block of 4th Street NW.
Property damage was reported.
Anyone with information or video is asked to contact MPD at 202-727-9099 or Text 50411.”
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This rental is located at 850 Quincy Street, NW. The Craigslist ad says:
via google maps
“The Metropolitan Police Department’s Fourth District is currently investigating a shooting that occurred on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 in the 4700 block of 15th Street NW at approximately 9:34pm. An adult male sustained a non-life threatening injury. Read More