Updated with another angle from Jenny Wing Harper:
Curious if anyone in the community knows what’s happening with the Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge? These peel patterns – almost graffiti looking – have started to emerge. Was this planned or ? It’s appearing all over the bridge now” Read More
this photo has nothing to do with nothing I just like it and am trying to protect those who don’t wish to see the photo after the jump.
Rachel writes: “Looked out my office window on Wisconsin Ave NW and saw this stopped at a red light in the middle of the day.” Read More
Help us solve a Shaw neighborhood mystery: there’s been an incessant buzzing sound around the intersection of 7th and S St NW for weeks now. It sounds like a swarm of cicadas but is constant day/night & can be heard in a several-block radius. What is it?!” Read More
Thanks to V. for sending from the U Street Metro: “…we decided that it might be electrified or something.”
I’m pretty sure an anvil would come smashing down on your head…
photo by Jim Havard
Folks spotted the balloon all day yesterday starting around 2:30pm:
photo by Ian Thomas
3012 Georgia Ave, NW
It was likely the wind. The fence is rusted at every post and has been slowly tipping over for weeks.” Read More
Thanks to JP for sending from Loughboro Rd. NW near Sibley Hospital over the weekend.
I get it’s an embassy property and all but can’t say I’ve seen this before. Maybe just get a taller fence if you’re that concerned? Pretty low double razor wire coils right on Tilden Street, NW on the way to Pierce Mill and Rock Creek Park: Read More
Thanks to Ben for sending from Bloomingdale: “SNAKE in alley next to Crispus Attucks Park!”
We’ve seen lots of Black snakes (which are good – eat rats/mice etc.) but anyone know what type this is?
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