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So Others Might Eat’s Trot For Hunger back again this year

So Others Might Eat (S.O.M.E.) has a feeding facility on the unit block of O Street NW. S.O.M.E. is once again holding its Thanksgiving Day fundraiser- Trot For Hunger.  This is the 13th year that S.O.M.E. has organized its race … Continue reading

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MidCityEast roundtable rescheduled to Wed, 11-05-2014

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MPD reports carjacking on the 400 block of Richardson Pl NW

To: MPD-5D@yahoogroups.com From: MPD-5D@yahoogroups.com Date: Mon, 27 Oct 2014 21:16:31 -0700 Subject: [MPD-5D] Carjacking – 400 Block Richardson Place NW The Metropolitan Police Department is currently investigating a carjacking that occurred in the 400 Block of Richardson Place, NW, at … Continue reading

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WaPo: “Judge orders D.C. charter to stop payments to company founded by school leaders”

The Dorothy Height Community Academy Public Charter School located at 1400 1st St NW in today’s news. Click on the link to read the entire Washington Post article. Education Judge orders D.C. charter to stop payments to company founded by … Continue reading

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124 micro unit rental new construction bldg planned for North Capitol & K St NE

Here is an update on the North Capitol Commons project, which will be down the street, as it were, from the Bates Area. The last post on the Bates blog on North Capitol Commons was on 10/03/2012. Click on the … Continue reading

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roundtable on the MidCityEast Small Area Plan – Thursday, 10-30-2014

For more info on the DC Office of Planning’s Mid City East Small Area Plan, go here.

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DCRA permits for 117 NY Av NW, 1641 4th St NW

Washington Business Journal reporter Michael Neibauer identified two Bates area permits.  See below. Leading permits: A new architecture firm leaps to the Warner Building Oct 23, 2014, 11:22am EDT Michael NeibauerStaff Reporter-Washington Business Journal 117 New York Ave. NW: Emergency … Continue reading

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MiCasa will reschedule its Florida & Q NW development presentation for a future ANC 5E meeting

MiCasa was scheduled to present its plans for the Florida & Q St NW site last night at the ANC 5E meeting. See the tweet exchange below. So look forward to MiCasa appearing at a future ANC 5E meeting to … Continue reading

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Bates Area murals (courtesy of DC.Curbed)

See DC.Curbed’s post on DC murals in Northwest DC. Mapping 61 Street Murals in Northwest, Washington, D.C. Tuesday, October 21, 2014, by Michelle Goldchain A few of these murals are located along Florida Avenue NW. FLORIDA ST & NORTH CAPITOL … Continue reading

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you are invited to follow North Capitol Main Street on Twitter & Instagram !‏

A message from North Capitol Main Street: Want to keep up with the buzz about the businesses along North Capitol Street and 1st Street NW (and in between) — the businesses within the North Capitol Main Street boundaries? And are … Continue reading

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