Photo by PoPville flickr user angela n.
From the Old Takoma Business Association:
“Duende District Bookstore will be popping up in Takoma at La Mano Coffee Bar from July 11th-23rd. Duende District is a mobile bookstore that celebrates authors of color and offers both adult and children’s books. Duende District books will be available during La Mano Coffee Bar business hours. Meet founder, Angela Maria Spring, formerly of Politics & Prose, at the shop Monday-Wednesday, 10am to 5pm and Saturday and Sunday from 12-6 pm. Be sure to stop by for coffee, a handmade treat and a book.”
304 Carroll Street, NW
Solid State Books’ website says:
“Welcome to Solid State Books, Washington DC’s newest independent bookstore and coffee bar! We are excited to bring the finest books and merchandise to our nation’s capital. Ideally situated in the heart of the bustling and historic H Street Corridor, Solid State Books will provide downtown Washington DC with the vital intellectual and social hub it so desperately needs. (more…)
This rental is located at Linden Place at H Street, NE. The Craigslist ad says:
“$1575 / 1br – 1 BR English Victorian Basement Rental
Must see features include:
Large Master Bedroom with Full Bath
2 Large Closets with Sliding Mirror Doors
Country Eat-in Kitchen
Beautiful Hardwood Floors
Ceiling Fans Throughout House
Washer / Dryer
Separate Entrance (more…)
This unit is located at 730 11th Street, NE. The MRIS listing says:
“Updated 2BD/2BA condo just steps to popular H Street Corridor with PARKING. Sunlit unit boasts new windows and an open layout allowing kitchen feat granite + new SS appliances, to flow into LR w/fireplace & access to private patio. Enjoy smart storage throughout + custom Elfa closets. W/D in unit. Bldg is pet friendly & just blocks to Whole Foods, public transport, Union Market and more.”
You can see more photos here.
This 705 foot 2 bed/2 bath is going for $449,900 ($337 monthly fee.)
This rental is located at 10th D Street, NE. The Craigslist ad says:
“$1525 / 1br – 550ft2 – Light-filled one-bedroom near H St NE
Beautiful corner apartment in newly renovated row house available for 12-month lease starting July 2nd.
Unbeatable location just 3-blocks from hip H Street corridor, with Whole Foods and Giant within easy striking distance. Convenient 20-minute walk from Union Station Metro (Red Line) and Eastern Market (Blue, Orange, and Silver Lines).
Amenities include marble countertops, in-unit washer/dryer, dishwasher, and plenty of windows. Furniture is not included.
Apartment details: (more…)
ANC Meeting tonight to discuss new H Street Chick-Fil-A’s traffic impact on the community. Mind you, this location has only been open for ONE WEEK. Not sure what the end game is here.”
1401 Maryland Ave, NE
“Here are the people gathered for the new Chick Fil A first 100 ride at 7:15…”
From Chick Fil A sends at 9:30am:
“The June 1 Chick-fil-A opening of the new Capitol Hill East drive-thru restaurant will be celebrated with a May 31 Road Trip, where upwards of 100 people can earn a free year supply of Chick-fil-A.
Right now, the 80 participants already in line will assemble 10,000 meals at the new restaurant for DC Central Kitchen where representatives will come to accept the meals and tell the participants about their mission. From there, participants will load two charter buses to continue on their Road Trip which will return them to the restaurant around 4:30 p.m. for a block party complete with receiving their year supplies. (more…)
This rental is located in Trinidad. The Craigslist ad says:
“$900 / 1br – Cozy apartment with a glamorous touch!
With a heart for hospitality, but I have been in DC for the last 5 years so I know a thing or two about this great city. I have a passion for travel and so I love to open my doors to fellow travelers, short term and long term renters.
This place is close to H Street (one of the hottest streets in the city) NoMa-Gallaudet U metro, Gallaudet University, Atlas Brewery, Bardo Brewery, about 2 miles from the national mall .
The space (more…)
1401 Maryland Ave, NE
From a press release:
The 1,500-square-foot Capitol Hill East Chick-fil-A drive-thru restaurant features a:
· kitchen with Chick-fil-A’s latest design and equipment.
· pedestrian walk-up window and patio that seats 20.
· full-service menu with healthy options and breakfast until 10:30 a.m., and will be open Monday through Saturday from 6:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Like all Chick-fil-A locations, it will be closed on Sunday to provide a day of rest and time with family for team members.
Local franchise owner Peter Choi will celebrate the June 1 opening of D.C.’s newest Chick-fil-A restaurant with the area’s first Chick-fil-A Road Trip on May 31. Upwards of 100 adults will be transported on an interactive field trip around the area where their efforts not only will impact thousands, but also will earn each of them a year supply of Chick-fil-A meals.
The new restaurant at 1401 Maryland Ave., NE., is creating 60 new jobs in the area and providing the opportunity for the community to donate children’s books to benefit Miner Elementary School.
Chick-fil-A Road Trip Celebration (more…)
via google maps
“The Metropolitan Police Department’s Sexual Assault Unit seeks the public’s assistance in identifying a person of interest in reference to an Armed Robbery (Gun) and a First Degree Sexual Abuse offense which occurred in the rear of the 600 block of Pickford Place, Northeast, on Saturday, May 6, 2017.
At approximately 1:20 am, the suspect brandished a gun and demanded the victim’s money. The suspect then forced the victim into the alley, at the listed location, and sexually assaulted her. (more…)
1331 Connecticut Ave, NW
Thanks to Grant for sending word and the sneak peek:
From Halal Guys’ Facebook event:
“****** BREAKING NEWS!!!! ******
The FIRST 100 people in line at our Grand Opening will receive a FREE PLATTER and the first 500 people will have the chance to win FREE exclusive swag! NOT ONLY THAT – there will be 5 EXTRA lucky guests that will win FREE HALAL GUYS FOR A MONTH!! (more…)