“Dear PoPville,

The email below is from the primary HVAC servicer for my condo building at 12th and U Street NW. This company is not the first contractor to experience crime while working in our building and also is not the first one to stop providing service to us.

Our street is constantly covered in broken windshield glass, and the police, as usual, are MIA.” Read More

1336 U Street, NW previously home to Newtown (and Tabaq before them)

“Welcome to Hawthorne, a four-story bar and DJ-focused venue at the intersection of 14th & U Streets with an incredible rooftop overlooking the city. With five bar areas, Hawthorne can host events of all sizes. We operate with DJ’s on the 3rd floor every Friday and Saturday.”

Thanks to all who messaged us the sad news from Hawthorne: Read More


via google maps

From MPD (sent around 3:30am):

“Alert: Shooting Investigation in the 1300 block of U Street N.W. Lookout for (3) black, males, wearing all black, each armed with handguns. Have Info? Call 202-727-9099 or Text 50411.”

Other shootings reported around the District: Read More

1407 T Street, NW via Ice Cream Jubilee

Ice Cream Jubilee shared the sad news on their IG:

“We are writing with sad news. Our 1407 T St NW location will be closing on October 16th due to our landlord’s decision not to renew our lease. We are actively in conversations about securing another space in the area. We are committed to this neighborhood, and more importantly, to you, our wonderful customers. Read More


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