Providence Hospital Debuts New Emergency Room Tomorrow

October 15, 2014

Providence Hospital is having a grand opening celebration of its new Emergency Department on Thursday October 16 from 5 pm to 7pm. The ceremony will be held on the Emergency Department parking lot on 12th Street. All are invited to attend. Providence Hospital is the hospital nearest to Brookland, located at 12th and Varnum Streets, NE. […]

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Catholic U Homecoming Is This Weekend

October 14, 2014

As the Brookland nights begin to cool, and the leaves begin to turn, it can only mean one thing – CUA homecoming is around the corner! One of the cool things about Brookland is the Catholic U alumni who discovered our neighborhood while in college and decided to make it their home after graduation. Homecoming is always […]

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Michigan Park Citizen Association Calls For Volunteers To Help With Fall Planting

October 11, 2014

The Michigan Park Citizen Association posted this announcement on the Brookland Listserve. Please join neighbors of the Michigan Park Citizens Association (MPCA) for a Fall planting at the triangle park, Michigan Ave/12th Street/Shephard St, Columbus Day, Monday, 13 October from 9am to 12 noon. The Association is a recipient of $500 from the Love Your […]

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Monroe Street Market Presented Phase II At ANC 5E01 Meeting

October 10, 2014

Bozzuto Development, represented by Manager Ivan Matthews, gave a presentation about phase II of the Monroe Street Market Development (which is marked as Block A2 on the image) at the ANC 5E01 meeting on 10/8/2014. In 2009 -2010 they went through the Planned Unit Development (PUD) approval process , so plans were locked in at […]

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Weekend East City Event Round Up: Outside On The Inside Edition

October 9, 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. Congrats to East City Art for winning City Paper’s Best Arts Blog of 2014! […]

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hälsa, A Healthy Fast Food Restarant, Is Coming To Monroe Street Market

October 8, 2014

We recently learned that hälsa, a healthy fast food dining concept is coming to Monroe Street Market this fall.  The two driving themes behind the hälsa concept is healthy eating (hälsa translates to “health” in Swedish) and locally sourced food. The restaurant has committed to sourcing  80% of their ingredients from D.C. based farms such as […]

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Catholic U Continues To Suppress LGBT Student Activities; Cancels Movie Screening

October 6, 2014

We recently learned through this story in Metro Weekly and another story in the CUA Tower that the Catholic University of America (CUA) Office of Campus Activities cancelled a pre-approved movie screening of a film to commemorate LGBT Awareness month on the campus. The film to be shown was Milk, a movie about openly gay San Francisco […]

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“District Vet” Hosts Open House Tomorrow In Anticipation Of Grand Opening

October 5, 2014

After many months of preparation the new veterinarian practice District Vet is going to start seeing patients soon.  Dr. Teich and his team is inviting pet owners and neighbors to their Open House on Monday at 3748 10th Street. Here the announcement on their facebook page: We are having an OPEN HOUSE on Monday, October […]

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Community Police Meeting Hosted By M&S Barber Shop Owner Duane Johnson Monday

October 4, 2014

Mr. Duane Johnson, the owner of the M&S Barber Shop, has approached ANC 5B04 candidate Joe Barrios about his concerns on crime and safety in his neighborhood. Mr. Johnson is not the only resident who voiced his concern. In the many conversations with his clients he hears that many of them are worried about crime activities in […]

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Weekend East City Event Round Up: (e)merge art fair Edition

October 4, 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. Congrats to East City Art for winning City Paper’s Best Arts Blog of 2014! […]

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