by Prince Of Petworth February 1, 2019 at 2:45 pm 0

Photo by Roberto Fernandez Coffey

“Dear PoPville,

I am writing to you to let you know of this amazing music community that started one year ago and has flourished. They just had their one year anniversary and I heard the story for the first time. Apparently two Mt. Pleasant neighborhood people noticed an unused piano at Purple Patch, and they approached the owner, and one thing led to another and they started Open Piano nights. It’s a amazing community of pianists that come play a variety of tunes, from ragtime, to jazz, or classical. Anyone who wants to come play, plays. I just want the rest of D.C. to know about this great piano community.”

Open Piano Wednesdays + Acoustic Thursdays at Purple Patch DC Facebook says: (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth January 14, 2019 at 12:00 pm 0

From a press release:

“Americans across the country want to help federal workers furloughed or working without pay due to the government shutdown. Taking a pay it forward approach, provides a unique opportunity for concerned citizens to offer their assistance – one beer at a time.

It couldn’t be simpler. Donors log on to and choose how many beers they would like to add to the fund: 1, 2, or 6 at $7.50 per beer.

Scoring the beers is equally simple. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth January 14, 2019 at 11:30 am 0

It’s gonna be so great when he wins the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth December 21, 2018 at 2:05 pm 0

Thanks to Danny for sending. And the video is even better:

Should you spot a quiet act of heroism biking or not please send an email with a brief description and the neighborhood where it was witnessed to [email protected]

by Prince Of Petworth December 14, 2018 at 9:25 am 0

1831 Columbia Road, NW

[* if not looking for delicious $2 rice balls.]

OK my friends, we’ve hit mid-December. And mid-December means approximately 1000 ‘best of 2018’ posts. I’m going to take some editorial license and proclaim So’s Your Mom the best thing of 2018. Sure they had a hiccup in 2016. They were still the best then. And many years before that. (more…)


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