04 Jun

ABRA Hearing on Twelve Restaurant & Lounge

Twelve Restaurant & Lounge (XII), located at 1123 H Street NE, has been a source of neighborhood problems and complaints since it opened. As DCist reports, “Since May 2008, ABRA has investigated the club 25 times for incidents ranging from noise to the assault of a police officer. In March of this year, the club […]


21 Feb

Pave Paradise and Put Up a Parking Lot

In a high density area with little public space greenery, the Wylie Street Community Garden is a small, urban oasis. Located just north of H Street at 13th, NE, and diagonal to the R.L. Christian Library site,  the garden sits on an undeveloped end lot owned by the H Street Community Development Corporation (HSCDC) but […]


15 Feb

East Side of Lincoln Park Set to Close for 90 Days

On February 25, 2013, the National Park Service will shut down a large portion of the eastern side of Lincoln Park for a large-scale repair/rehabilitation project.  The closure is scheduled to last 90 days (until May 27th).  This, of course, means that just as the weather will start to warm up, both playgrounds, the large grassy […]


17 Oct

Community to Give Input on H St Liquor Licenses Tomorrow

Tuesday, October 18, from 7:00-8:45 pm at Sherwood Recreation Center (10th & G, NE) the ANC 6A Alcohol Beverage Licensing Committee (ABL) will hold the second in a series of three meetings designed to inform and get community feedback on the concept of a cap or moratorium on liquor licenses.  The discussion only applies to […]


14 Sep

Alcohol License Cap to be Discussed for H Street

This fall, Advisory Neighborhood Commission 6A’s Alcohol Beverage Licensing Committee will conduct a series of meetings to explore the possibility of imposing a cap on the number of alcohol licenses available on the H Street, NE, corridor.  ANC 6B explored this possibility for Barracks Row starting last December but voted in March not to pursue a […]