Noyes Park Clean Up This Saturday

April 2, 2014

The Friends of Noyes Park (FoNP), launched shortly after the new park was opened in summer 2013. Now that spring is here the FoNP is sponsoring the Noyes Park Community Clean-up Day, which will take place on Saturday, April 5, 2014 from 10 AM to 1 PM. The  clean up will be done in coordination with the Department […]

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Ward 5 Happy Hour Returns To Brookland’s San Antonio Bar And Grill

April 1, 2014

Did you know the Ward 5 Happy Hour originated in Brookland? Yessir! This month, the good folks behind the Ward 5 Happy Hour are bringing it back to the neighborhood with an event at San Antonio Bar and Grill, located at 3908 12th Street, NE.  The Happy Hour will be on Thursday April 3rd, from 6:00 – 8:00 […]

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Wild Hand Workspace Presents Elizabeth Graeber – Opening Reception Thursday

March 31, 2014

Wild Hand Workspace is a studio at Monroe Street Market shared by photographer/curator Victoria Milko and Panda Head‘s Morgan Hungerford West. The studio regularly hosts events, workshops, art shows, and pop-ups. One of their exciting new announcements is the presentation of work by artist and illustrator Elizabeth Graeber from April 3rd – 13th. From Wild Hand Workspace: Featuring drawings, prints, magnets, […]

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ANC 5B03 Commissioner To Lead Discussion With DC Fire Chief On Thursday

March 30, 2014

The story of the death of Medric Mills has rightfully sparked outrage and gotten widespread local and national attention. The 77-year-old Mills passed away after collapsing across the street in front of nearby Engine 26, whose firefighters did not respond to pleas to help him. If you missed the story, see the video from WUSA […]

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Zeke’s Coffee Of DC Pairs Up With Baklava Couture Today – Check It Out!

March 29, 2014

One of the newer businesses to set up shop on Rhode Island Avenue NE is Zeke’s Coffee of DC. If you haven’t had the chance to check out this commercial coffee roaster and cafe yet, today presents your perfect opportunity to do so. Check out this exciting event – here is the press release: Coffee […]

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Weekend East City Event Round Up: End of Days Edition

March 28, 2014

We are pleased to bring you East City Art‘s Weekend Event Round Up. East City Art is a blog founded by editor Phil Hutinet in January, 2010, which documents the myriad of artistic activities happening in the Northeast and Southeast quadrants of the city. Weekend East City Event Round Up:  End of Days Edition Saturday March 8 Harmony […]

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Save The Date – Brookand Spring Cleanup April 19th

March 25, 2014

The Brookland Neighborhood Civic Association (BNCA) is sponsoring their semi-annual Brookland Spring Cleanup on Saturday, April 19. No need to bring supplies or worry about trash pick up – they will have all bases covered. After a couple hours of satisfying community service, the group will retire to a local watering hole (possibly San Antonio Grill) […]

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Community Forklift Annual Garden Party And Spring Sale Coming Saturday

March 24, 2014

One of my favorite home improvement destinations is Community Forklift, located near Hyattsville MD. Community Forklift is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to reduce landfill waste by salvaging building materials. While it is not in Brookland, let alone DC, we thought their Annual Garden Party and Spring Sale would be of interest to readers since its […]

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Save The Date – May 10th – For The 7th Annual Great Brookland Yard Sale!

March 23, 2014

It’s that time of year again – where neighbors start revving up for the Great Brookland Yard Sale!  For those of you unaware, the GBYS is a set date for Brookland residents to host concurrent yard sales. The GBYS is organized by the Brookland Neighborhood Civic Association (BNCA) and is a positive event for the neighborhood. It […]

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Guest Blog: Brookland Dog Lovers – Scoop Your Poop!

March 22, 2014

From time to time, we are happy to have guest blog posts by Brookland neighbors. This time Diane Phillips is sharing her thoughts on a neighborhood issue. If you have ideas about a guest blog post, let us know! Thanks Diane! #dogpoop I am a dog lover, and I have it on good authority that […]

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