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Welcome to the beautiful life

Last Build Date: Sat, 17 Feb 2018 21:14:10 +0000


This is not a drill

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 21:10:53 +0000

It is snowing. And it’s kinda sorta sticking a bit. Send proper snow photos to please. Have fun!

Reader Reports Shots Fired on Kennedy Street Friday Night

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 19:55:04 +0000

via google maps A reader reports: “Around 11:30PM last night, I heard what I thought was probably a couple of gun shots fired on the 800 block of Kennedy Street,...

If You’re Looking For Breaking News over the Long Weekend

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 22:15:13 +0000

Photo by PoPville flickr user DCbmyers If you are following PoPville for breaking news on the weekends, the best way to get info is via @PoPville on Twitter and PoPville...

Heads Up For Chinatown/Convention Center Road Closures this Weekend

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 21:15:33 +0000

Photo by PoPville flickr user Erin Thanks to Erin for passing on from MPD. “Today-Monday – 30,000 attendee volleyball tournament at convention center Tomorrow – 3 Frozen on Ice showings...

Swing’s Reopens on G Street!

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 20:45:45 +0000

1724 G Street, NW “Early 2018” has arrived!! Thanks to Tim (and everyone else who messaged) for sending the long awaited Swing’s update. Ed. Note: Swing’s also opened a coffee...

I Swear to God they said that! Identity Crisis edition

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 20:15:12 +0000

Thanks to all who sent in entries this week. If you overhear a funny convo or quote – please email it to with “I Swear to God they said...

Your Afternoon Animal Fix – AdoPtville

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 19:55:45 +0000

If you have any animal/pet photos you’d like to share for the regular fix please send an email to princeofpetworth(at)gmail(dot)com with ‘Animal Fix’ in the title and say the name...

73-unit Boutique Hotel Planned for Dupont Circle on Connecticut Ave, Currently Home to the Gryphon and others

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 19:15:32 +0000

The following was written by PoPville contributor David McAuley, founder of Short Articles about Long Meetings. Photo of the Gryphon in July 2017 from google street view A team of...

Today’s Rental is “Perfect for young professionals!”

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 18:55:52 +0000

These rentals are located at 84 P Street, NW. The Craigslist ad says: “$5795 / 4br – 1900ft2 – *** 1 MONTH FREE – Brand New 4 Bedroom Apt w/Private...

“Sharing personal contact information? Surely this must be unethical on the part of the city?”

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 18:15:51 +0000

Photo by PoPville flickr user Victoria Pickering “Dear PoPville, Tuesday I went to the local police station to fill out a form for reserved parking for an upcoming move in...

12 Of Our Favorite Events Around D.C. This Weekend

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 17:45:51 +0000

By: Mimi Montgomery Photo by Mr.TinDC FRIDAY, FEB. 16 COFFEE + CHOC: Attention coffee and chocolate lovers: A Baked Joint will host a post-Valentine’s Day coffee tasting event tonight. You’ll...

DC Open House List for This Weekend

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 17:15:08 +0000

While the temperature is set to drop off on Saturday, that 50 degrees and sunny forecast on Sunday is the ideal time to get out and see some of these featured open houses. 

GDoN “Steps to Red Hen” edition

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 16:45:06 +0000

This unit is located at 133 S Street, NW. The Bright MLS listing says: “OPEN SAT/SUN 1-4PM*Stunning 2 Level – 3BD/2.5BA in Victorian rowhome in vibrant Bloomingdale with PARKING! Tons...

Pepperoni Chic Soft Opens in Petworth; Luke’s Lobster Opens near Farragut Square

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 16:15:06 +0000

5111 Georgia Avenue, NW Fans of “Iconic Pepperoni Roll of West Virginia” (and and Calabrese Pastas of Italy) rejoice! They will be open today and Saturday from 11:30 am until...

Sold in Four Days – 1909 8th Street, NW

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 15:45:39 +0000

Good Deal or Not Revisited (GDoN-R) is a weekly post that reviews the settled sales data of a recent individual real estate transaction in the District of Columbia. Each post...

Car in Rock Creek at P Street, DCFD “safely removed 1 adult male”

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 15:15:57 +0000

Photo by Dustin Dustin notes: “If you look closely you’ll see they took out a street light on their way down.” D.C. Fire and EMS reported: “#DCsBravest have safely removed...