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by Prince Of Petworth September 7, 2018 at 3:30 pm 0

Ed. Note: They forgot the ‘end’ in North.

“Dear PoPville,

Went by the new “Trellis House” apartment building (Sherman Ave & Barry Place) this morning and saw Bozzuto had put out a bunch of signs, so I looked it up.

“We live where the iconic meets the worldly and style is supported by substance. Find us at the corner of Sherman Avenue and Barry Place, in the heart of the historic and dynamic North Shaw neighborhood.”

North Shaw?? (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth September 7, 2018 at 10:15 am 0


2737 Sherman Avenue, NW

Thanks to Nita for sending word about Napoli Pasta Bar, great news for Park View/Pleasant Plains/Columbia Heights!!

“We are excited to recognize Napoli Pasta Bar, which opened in March of this year. The place is a real win for Sherman Ave., and the kitchen delivers serious and authentic Neapolitan fare. The neighborhood-friendly, laid back atmosphere makes for a fine pairing with the wonderfully prepared dishes.

For those not familiar with the accolade:

“Introduced in 1955, Bib Gourmand restaurants are selected by Michelin’s famously anonymous food inspectors, who choose restaurants serving high quality food on their menus and make it possible to order two courses and a glass of wine or dessert for $40 or less (tax and gratuity not included).”

Here is the complete Bib Gourmand Selection released yesterday: (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth August 27, 2018 at 1:55 pm 0

This rental is located at 2833 Georgia Ave, NW. The Craigslist ad says:

“$2200 / 2br – COLUMBIA HEIGHTS NEWLY RENOVATED 2 Bed / 1 Bath

Welcome to Columbia Heights Flats!

This large, newly renovated – Two Bedroom + One Bath apartment offers great space!

Apartment features:
2 bedrooms
1 new bathroom with new tiles/sink shower
Wood floors
Great lighting
Dining area off kitchen
Great living room area for dinner table + TV lounge space
Large Kitchen with plenty of cabinet space (all new SS appliances)
Washer/Dryer available in building
view of Washington Monument from apartment

Neighborhood: (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth August 14, 2018 at 10:15 am 0


2905 Sherman Ave, NW

YES Finally!! Thanks to Amanda for sending the good word on Bun DC‘s imminent opening:

“Bún DC is a family-owned restaurant serving authentic dishes from Sóc Trăng, Vietnam. Our recipes are inspired by memories of growing up and learning to cook in Southern Vietnam, and we are proud to share our culture with you at this quaint little restaurant in the nation’s capital.
Bún DC is the sister restaurant of Pho Viet–located at 3513 14th St NW, Washington, DC.”

Check out the menu after the jump. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth July 27, 2018 at 2:30 pm 0


2525 Sherman Ave, NW

Been getting a lot of queries like this one from Ryan:

“I noticed the other night that they’re completely digging up the parking lot on Sherman. Howard has re-zoned a number of their properties along Sherman and I’m wondering if anyone knows whether they’re building here as well?”

And Brian notes: “This is is the lot where they’d park their beat-up Howard police cruisers.”

by Prince Of Petworth July 20, 2018 at 9:30 am 0

A reader reports from Georgia and Girard Street, NW around 8am though not clear when the shots fired actually occurred:

“5 cop cars. Street taped off, including a business across Georgia.”

Looks like at least 11 shell markings. Another reader reports:

“I heard about a dozen rounds fired overnight on the 700 block of Gresham Place. It’s currently closed as MPD is investigating.”

by Prince Of Petworth July 3, 2018 at 10:45 am 0


via google maps

From MPD around 2:30am:

“The Third District is currently investigating a shooting that occurred in the area of the 2300 block of Sherman Avenue, NW. An adult female suffered a gunshot wound to the hand and was transported to a local hospital with a non life threathing injury.

Anyone that may have information that could assist this investigation is encouraged to call our Command Information Center at 202-727-9099 or text a tip to 50411.”

by Prince Of Petworth June 20, 2018 at 11:11 pm 0

From an email:

“Bodymass Gym opened its doors just over 2 years ago in the Courthouse neighborhood of Arlington. We have an amazing group of members who have helped us grow rapidly and we are proud to announce the opening of our first DC location at the corner of Georgia Ave and Harvard in NW DC. We are excited be part of the up and coming Park View neighborhood and bring high quality training to an area that deserves more fitness offerings.

Bodymass is not like your average gym that only offers cookie-cutter, over-crowded group exercise classes. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth June 18, 2018 at 10:22 pm 0


Sherman and Harvard Street, NW

Man o man has this been a long time coming! The liquor license placard for Sister’s Mediterranean Corner Cafe posted at 2827 Sherman Avenue, NW says:

“New Class “C” Tavern offering Mediterranean food. The tavern will have 41 seats and a Total Occupancy Load of 41 inside. Sidewalk Café with 56 seats.”

STAY TUNED.

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