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by Prince Of Petworth December 12, 2018 at 9:45 am 0

1522 U Street, NW

“Dear PoPville,

Fyubi Makeup & Brow Studio on 15th & U is closed – the location has been empty for the past 3 months now – no one responds to voicemail. Any information on them relocating in the neighborhood?”

Thanks to a reader for passing on:

“After almost 5 years in our first store front studio on U St., Fyubi Makeup & Brow Studio has recently partnered with Violet Salon at 1513 Wisconsin Ave NW (about 5-6 minutes from U St @ the corner of Wisconsin Ave & P St). (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth December 6, 2018 at 3:25 pm 0

14th and U Street, NW

Thanks to Abram for passing on the scuttlebutt:

“Just got word from one of the employees that the Dunkin’ Donuts at 14th and U street NW will also close on December 29th! First Columbia Heights, now U street! It’s a 14th street Donut massacre! Oh well, I guess another one bites the dust.”

Dunkin Donuts opened at 14th and U Street back in October 2011. STAY TUNED.

by Prince Of Petworth December 3, 2018 at 10:22 pm 0

2002 17th Street, NW

Thanks to Beth for sending:

“Saw this around the corner from Hana Japanese Market, on 17th Street. Looks like a Japanese pottery store will move in soon. Wonder if they’ll collaborate with Hana for any events!”

Tokiya’s website says:

“Born and raised in Toki, Gifu, the founder “tomo” grew up being surrounded by the authentic Minoyaki pottery, which has a rich history and tradition dating back to the 7th century. It flourished during the Momoyama-Period (16th century) supported by the most influential tea master Sen-no Rikyu and under the patronage of Shogun Nobunaga. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth November 28, 2018 at 12:45 pm 0

1906 14th St, NW at T Street

From a press release:

“The culinary journey of a lifetime comes together in one surprising place as Chef Ryan Ratino opens Jônt, a little gem tucked away in his flagship, one Michelin star Bresca. A concept that melds together art with seasonality of ingredients and smart technique, Jônt’s essence spans borders and boundaries, and reimagines the different journeys and sometimes unlikely but fascinating crossroads where food and memories can intersect. Following a quick turnaround and detailed research by Ratino and his team, Jônt is slated to open in the late Spring of 2019 right at the heart of 14th St. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth November 20, 2018 at 11:45 am 0

This house is located at 2261 12th Place, NW. The Bright MLS listing says:

“Charm abounds in this beautifully updated rowhome! Located on leafy, one way 12th Place, it’s just steps to U Street, metro and all that the neighborhood offers. Brand new hardwood floors, gourmet kitchen, elegant baths, plus gas fireplace, dedicated dining area, tankless hot water heater and washer/dryer. The master bedroom allows for extra lounging or a desk. Fenced in back yard and fabulous deck for entertaining, and complete with a pergola for festive lighting or for your very own wisteria.” (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth November 19, 2018 at 11:35 am 0

This house is located at 1704 V Street, NW. The Bright MLS listing says:

“Unique opportunity for a perfect condo alternative. DETACHED rowhouse with in-law suite. Amazing location at the intersection of Dupont, U Street and Adams Morgan. 99 Walkscore and access to restaurants, metro, grocery store, gym etc. Main house- 2 bedroom, 1.5 baths. Bathroom is updated. Lower level is separate english basement/in-law suite, with 1 bedroom, and its own kitchen, washer and dryer. Super cute comfortable outdoor space with deck and patio. This is the perfect opportunity to build equity and let your housemate pay part of the mortgage!” (more…)


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