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Archive for March, 2016

Prepared for InTowner.com by Kevin McDuffie & Staff of Coldwell Banker Dupont/Logan ~ Reporting Period: February 2016

The area covered by these listings is bounded by Rock Creek on the west, Upshur Street on the north, North Capitol Street on the east, and Massachusetts Avenue/M Street on the south.  SINGLE FAMILY HOUSES [condo & co-op listings follow] 1448 Corcoran St. $1,400,000 208 Elm St. $650,000 758 Gresham Pl. $425,000 703 Harvard St. […]

“High-handed usurpation and outrage”: The End of Washington City Canal

To view images full size & high resolution, left click on each  By Matthew B. Gilmore* Benjamin Severson was incensed. The work he’d devoted so much time and energy into had been undone. Despite many critics, Severson, a civil engineer and foreman under Montgomery Meigs for the  construction of the new Capitol dome, had stridently […]

American Geophysical Union (AGU) Unveils Plans for the Exterior Redesign of its 20th St. & Fla. Ave. Building

The American Geophysical Union (AGU) is planning a major reconstruction of its headquartersa building at Florida Ave. & 20th St. NW. On Wedneday evening, March  17th the prganization hosted, with the Dupont Circle ANC, an “informational” reception to introduce and explain the project — which will require historic preservation & zoning approvals — and to […]

Restaurant Review ~ Tadich Grill / 1001 Pa. Ave., NW

West Coast in DC. Looking for a primo seafood restaurant? You do not need a trip to San Francisco to treat yourself to plenty of fresh catch fashioned into superlative dishes. That, DC foodies, is thanks to the recent import of San Francisco’s old-timer, Tadich Grill, which opened its second area location a few months […]

DC Transit Initiatives: The Good and the Bad

Last month in this space, among other expressions of dissatisfaction with Metrorail, we raised the issue of providing for riders who paid their fare not knowing of service problems that were to adversely affect their travel to be able to turn around, exit & get credit back on their smartcards. We discussed this very complaint […]

Old Italian Embassy Development Project Now Finally Underway After Many Years of Planning

Accompanying images can be viewed in the March 2016 issue PDF By Anthony L. Harvey The relatively small double block lots in Adams Morgan bounded by Mozart Place, Columbia Road, and 16th and Fuller Streets, will soon see the beginning of construction of the long-awaited, handsomely designed new luxury apartment building on Mozart and Fuller […]

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