1201 U Street, NW
The liquor license placard for Archipelago says:
“Applicant requests to expand the business into the second floor of the building, thus increasing the Total Occupancy Load of the premises from 94 to 166, and increasing seating from 88 to 148.”
I thought they already had a second floor? Stay tuned.
1805 14th Street, NW
Cork Wine Bar & Market reopened in November. So what’s the good word?
917 V Street, NW
From an email:
“Sunday 2/18/18 Vanish Brewery is taking over the beer taps at American Ice Company AND roasting a whole pig from noon – 4 pm.
Live bluegrass music provided by Near Aintry Trio (Only Lonesome).
6 different beers from Vanish will be featured. Specialty cocktails by Jim Beam.
$25 for ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT roast pork with mac + cheese, baked beans, cole slaw, and cornbread. Ticket link: here
Whole Roast Pig. Local Craft Beer. Live Bluegrass music.
It doesn’t get more American than this.
Come pig out with us!”
2013 14th Street, NW
From a press release:
“On Thursday, February 15th, The Wave USA will unveil their “Enter Wakanda”, interactive experience and pop up bar event at Red Lounge located at 2013 14th St NW. In celebration of the premiere of Marvel’s Black Panther, the pop-up bar will be available to the public from Thursday through Monday, highlighted by interactive experiences, art installations, musical entertainment and a specially curated drink menu.
The idea was sparked by Wave co-founder Gregory Jackson, “It began as an idea for a happy hour to compliment a private viewing for the movie and grew into something much more important.” Jackson continued, “we saw an opportunity to create the type of experience that would never be created for us, so we decided, if not us, then who?”
In order to complete this experience, The Wave tapped in to the talent of DC residents: (more…)
Thanks to Dan for sending the latest plans for the Grimke School and lot next to Nellie’s redevelopment:
1923 Vermont Avenue, NW (just south of U Street)
912 U Street, NW (just east of Vermont Ave) behind Nellie’s
Check out some renderings of the two parcels after the jump. (more…)
via google maps
“Good morning. Members of the Third District are currently investigating a shooting that took place in the area of 9th and V Streets NW this morning. An adult victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment of a non-life threatening injury.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call 202-727-9099. Motorists and pedestrians may experience road closures in this area while the investigation is ongoing.”
The mayor’s office reported:
“Outreach representatives from the Mayor’s Office of Community Relations and Services have been in communication with MPD in regards to a shooting on the 900 block of Florida Ave NW. A Male Victim was transported to a near by hospital and will be treated for non life threatening injuries.”
Shooting Investigation: 900 blk of Florida Ave NW/Lookout for Black male wearing black jacket and blue jeans.
— DC Police Department (@DCPoliceDept) February 11, 2018
This is the former Junction Vintage space.
“District Smoke Factory is a premier glass company that specializes in premium glass products, sales, and rentals. We also offer pre-roll cone filling services, and many other smoking accessories . We are located in the historic U Street Corridor of Washington DC. We look forward to seeing you soon.”
1510 U Street, NW