Thanks to Chris and all who sent around 3:40pm: “At intersections Of NJ and Rhode Island NW. traffic blocked nearby and fire trucks just got there.” Read More
300 Florida Ave, NW
“We’re heartbroken to reveal that a 15-month struggle to find common ground with our landlord will end with us closing our flagship restaurant at 300 Florida Ave NW on Sunday, July 18th, which is the week of our five year anniversary. While this has been a difficult decision we’re confident that it’s the best long-term decision for our business and our family of team members. Please come visit us in Truxton Circle before we close and stay tuned for anniversary celebration events during our final week of service. Read More
Photo by CrankyDC
Katie first reported around 7pm “shot fired in Bloomingdale (heard it loud and clear crossing 2nd St. NW on RI). Police and ambulance swarming from all directions.”
“Alert: Shooting Investigation in the 100 block of Florida Ave NW. Lookout for a B/M, 5’9″-6’0″, wearing a white shirt and blue jeans, last seen riding a red bike. DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/ EVENT # I20210232630″ Read More
From an email:
“The dynamic duo of Iulian Fortu & Gabriel Concordia (Co-founders of Arcadia Venture) are taking over our Truxton Circle kitchen Friday, April 23rd – Sunday April 25th, with a menu focusing on exciting foraged & locally-farmed produce! Read More
“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Third District seek the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) offense that occurred on Monday, April 12, 2021, in the Unit block of Q Street, Northwest.
At approximately 12:33 pm, members of the Third District responded to the listed location for the report of the sounds of gunshots. Upon arrival, members located an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound. DC Fire and EMS responded to the scene and transported the victim to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
The suspect was captured by nearby cameras and can be seen in the photos below: Read More
1st and New York Ave, NW
The median at New York and 1st NW has been a hazard, damaging many cars daily. Cars traveling south on 1st St NW, making a left onto New York ave NW have to deal with this almost invisible flawed median. My first contact with DDOT about this was 2014, to no avail. Read More
2nd and Florida Ave, NW
“Agents from the Metropolitan Police Department’s (MPD) Internal Affairs Bureau are investigating an officer involved shooting that occurred on Friday, February 5, 2021, in the 200 block of Florida Avenue, Northwest.
At approximately 2:27 am, uniformed patrol officers from the Third District responded to the area of 2nd Street and Rhode Island Avenue, NW for the report of an assault. Upon arrival, officers learned that the victim was assaulted, pistol-whipped, and robbed at gunpoint. Read More
“$2,700 / 2br – 1000ft2 – Modern Two-story All Utilities INCLUDED (Washington, DC — Mt. Vernon Square/Shaw) Read More
Thanks to Brianna for sending this awesomeness on Friday: “There’s a gentleman doing a full on Michael Jackson concert at the corner of Florida Ave and North Capitol. It’s being going on for at least an hour now. People are cheering and dancing. I just wanted to say: we needed this.”
The videos: Read More
via google maps
“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred on Saturday, January 9, 2021, in the Unit block of Florida Avenue, Northeast.
At approximately 5:28 pm, members of the Fifth District responded to the listed location for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, members located a juvenile male victim, inside of an establishment, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and determined the victim displayed no signs consistent with life. The victim remained on the scene until being transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.
The decedent has been identified as 17 year-old Omari Dunn, of Northwest, DC. Read More