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by Prince Of Petworth September 25, 2018 at 9:30 am 0

Photo by Phil Yabut

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by Prince Of Petworth September 24, 2018 at 9:45 am 0

Thanks to Tamar for sending:

“Happening now. Survivors of sexual assault spoke on the scotus steps. Now entering senate Hart building to continue telling stories to senators. Hundreds of people.”

More photos: (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth September 10, 2018 at 4:15 pm 0

courtesy Fuzzy Panda Recording Company

“Dear PoPville,

Cleveland Park’s (presumably) only record label, Fuzzy Panda Recording Company, has released a benefit compilation for RAICES. The compilation is available here.

From the Fuzzy Panda website:

This compilation benefits the Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services (RAICES). RAICES’s Legal Representation, Advocacy, and Education Project provides universal representation for released unaccompanied children in Texas. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth September 6, 2018 at 9:55 am 0

Photo by PoPville flickr user Victoria Pickering

Thanks to all who messaged me about the Kathy Griffin event tonight:

From a press release:

“Two-time Emmy and Grammy Award winning comedian and New York Times bestselling author Kathy Griffin, who is currently on tour and will be performing later this week at DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C., will be the featured speaker on Day 53 of the ongoing #KremlinAnnex protest in front of the White House on Thursday, September 6th, starting at 7:00 PM. Local comedic talents Brittany Carney, Pearl Rose, and Denise Taylor will also perform. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth August 8, 2018 at 11:15 am 0

Photo by PoPville flickr user Ted Eytan

Ed. Note: Wait till they hear about Casa Luca

“Dear PoPville,

Which D.C. restaurants are popular with national politicians?

According to a investigative website, it’s these:

Charlie Palmer Steak
Joe’s Stone Crab
Bistro Bis
Casa Luca
Acqua Al 2
Cap Grille”

Ed. Note two: A similar unofficial and unaffiliated study has revealed that Dan Silverman spent most at Blue 44, Nanny O’Briens, Vace, Soapstone Market, Raku and 2Amy’s. Just being honest, if I had my druthers it’d all go to Pho Viet, Himitsu and Sushi Taro. What have your studies revealed?

by Prince Of Petworth July 31, 2018 at 10:30 am 0

by Prince Of Petworth July 16, 2018 at 9:40 am 0

via Facebook

Thanks to all who messaged over the weekend. From ICE OUT of DC!! rally and community response:

Today at 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Columbia Heights Fountain, 14th St & Park Rd NW

Last week, ICE conducted at least three raids in Northwest DC, including an apartment raid in Mt. Pleasant/Columbia Heights where they indiscriminately arrested any undocumented folks they could find. ICE agents ultimately detained nine people, including those who live in the building **as well as passersby on 16th Street.** ICE also entered a private home near Georgia Avenue and detained two people, and detained a person having dinner on 14th Street, reportedly with collusion from DC police. (more…)


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