Happy Tuesday! Whether you’re in town or catching up with us from your vacation retreat, we thank you so much for reading! Will you take a moment to share today’s post with a friend? Thank you in advance!
A baby girl was born at the Barracks Row fire station yesterday. Congratulations and Bravo Zulu, everyone! WUSA-9
Are you ready for National Night Out? This yearly event is a great community builder and an opportunity to meet your neighbors and your local law enforcement. The First District’s Night Out is taking place at Lincoln Park. The Patch has a full list of Nights Out around town.
An English basement in Bloomingdale or a one-bedroom right off Stanton Park for $1500? The answer is obvious to us, but you should check it out anyway. Curbed DC
Hoodline has an interesting crime analysis and breakdown.
It was inevitable for Hikari Sushi to go the way of the dodo, especially after all the construction, but it seems it’s officially gone now. We will miss the surprisingly long menu. PoPVille
On Thursday, several neighbors, including JDLand, shared concerns about a carjacking near Capitol South Metro, but there was nothing on the DC Alerts system. Since Capitol Police were the first respondents, this is why MPD was silent, according to reader and neighbor @hillmikeDC. FOX 5 has more information.
Our deepest condolences go out to the Marine Barracks, after the results of an internal investigation revealed that Lance Cpl. Riley Kuznia, who died on New Year’s Day, was shot by a fellow Marine who was “pulling the trigger in jest.” Stripes
The 11th Street Bridge Park is one step closer to reality. The DC Line