Jason reported around 8am: “woke up to what sounded like gunshots. Avoid south cap by the ballpark right now”
Other replied: “I’m on the 4th and could’ve sworn I heard gunshots right before my alarm went off at 7:45!!”
“Heard 3-4 gunshots too, and I’m on 8th floor building facing the river” Read More
photo by Zak
“The Fourth District is currently investigating a shooting in the 3500 block of Georgia Avenue NW. A male victim was found suffering from gunshot wounds to the leg. The victim was transported to a local for what is believed to be a none life threatening wound.
Anyone with information is asked to contact MPDC at 202-727-9099 or text 50411″
A reader reported at 8:19pm: “Drive-by shooting on Georgia between Otis and Newton NW. 3 explosive shots, screams then a car peeling away. A lot of emergency vehicles on scene. It’s been a rough 24 hours in this area”
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photo by DC Fire and EMS
DC Fire and EMS reported: “Below grade rescue 800 block 4th St SW. Adult female fallen approximately 10 feet down in an air well. She is being treated for injuries and working on plan for extrication.” Read More
630 E Street, SW
Been missing the view of St. Dominic Church‘s majestic steeple from my SW apartment.
At night it strikes the skyline in spotlight, breaking the otherwise monotonous horizon of federal buildings – and reminding us people live here :) However, for a few weeks (months?) the spotlight is off. Why!? Read More
300 block G St SW photo by DC Fire and EMS
Update: “#DCsBravest are saddened to notify the community that the two victims of the 2 Alarm fire in the 300 block of G St SW are deceased. Our thoughts and prayers are with their family and friends. The victims were an adult male and female.” Read More
From an email:
“555 E Street, SW (555) is one of the nation’s first mixed-income, mixed-age apartment communities. All residents, whether they lease market-rate apartments or senior affordable apartments, walk through the same front door, benefit from the building’s luxe amenities, and form an unlikely bond that transcends income, age, race, or disability.
555 is a brand new property, a 12-story building that offers 194 new apartments with 58 affordable senior units reserved for those aged 62 and up, between 30 and 50 percent AMI. Of the 58 affordable housing units available for seniors, seven are reserved as permanent supportive housing units for seniors in transition from homelessness. A robust amenity package– including a magnificent rooftop pool, expansive gym with the latest equipment, stainless steel appliances, and high-end finishes–benefit all residents, not to mention a prime location within walking distance to the Wharf, L’Enfant Plaza, the National Mall, and other cultural attractions and conveniences. Read More
This rental is located at 325 P Street, SW. The craigslist ad says:
“$1,810 SPORTS FAN’S DREAM LOCATION Read More
7th and H Street, SW
Jude writes: “Three people are NOT having very good mornings”.