Thanks to Raymondo for sending.
All I know is that he better move to the right or we’re gonna have an issue.
Albemarle and 40th Street, NW behind Whole Foods
So the guy I spoke to out front was totally legit. From a press release:
“Wawa, Inc. today announced its continued expansion into Washington D.C. with the grand opening of its 4th store in the district, located at 4530 40th St., NW A, Washington, DC. The new store will open its doors to the public on June 20, at 8:00 A.M. with the grand opening ceremony kicking off at 9:00 A.M. (more…)
Thanks to Raymondo for reporting from Wisconsin Ave at Brandywine around 6:30am:
“Driver crossed lanes, jumped curb, took out tree and guardrail. Landed in CVS parking lot.” (more…)
4200 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Thanks to Carly and Matt for sending the new Surfside coming soon signage at the former Ruby Tuesday/Firelake Grill space. Previously we learned that this Surfside would be:
“”A new Retailer’s Class C Restaurant with a seating capacity of 146 and a Total Occupancy Load of 206. Sidewalk Café with 50 seats” (more…)
Albemarle and 40th Street, NW. Photo by Katelynd Anderson
Also from Wawa:
“Wawa is continuing expansion in DC with this new Columbia Heights store with two more stores under construction and set to open as follows: 40th & Albemarle St., in Tenleytown, set to open in June of 2019 and 2424 18th St., NW [Adams Morgan] set to open during the third quarter of 2019. (more…)
Thanks to Patty for sending from Tenleytown yesterday.
If you spot a hawk or any interesting wildlife around town, lunching or otherwise, and get a good photo please send where you spotted it to [email protected] and I’ll add it to the queue. Hawks around Town is made possible by a generous grant from the Ben and Sylvia Gardner foundation.
Thanks to Chuck Ludlam for sharing and sending renderings from artist Jarrett Ferrier:
“I’m leading the work to paint a fantastic mural on the huge white wall on the back side of the McDonalds. Right across from Johnson’s. It’s a celebration of Rock Creek Park — with Glover-Archbold Park right across the street. Painting of the mural will begin within a month or two.”
More panel renderings and location: (more…)
via google maps
“The Metropolitan Police Department’s Second District is pleased to announce an arrest for Carrying a Pistol Without A Permit and Unregistered Ammunition that occurred on today’s date in the 4000 block of Wisconsin Avenue, Northwest.
On today’s date [Wednesday April 10], the Second District responded to a call for a weapon found in the bathroom. Subsequently, a call was received for a Theft f/Auto in the 4000 block Wisconsin Ave NW. Upon arrival on the scene it was learned that the two calls were related. The arrestee who claimed ownership of the weapon was detained and arrested for the above listed charges.”