Archive for the ‘14th Street’ Category



June 16, 2012

We don’t get out much, but last night Rachel and I caught a truly inspiring live show – hip hop artist Oddisee at DC’s Black Cat. Read the rest of this entry ?


14th Street triangle baking experiment…

May 10, 2011

Many recent DC park renovations are honestly impressive, so the paving over of the little triangle at the intersection of 14th, Oak, and Ogden Streets NW seems even more depressing. Before it was torn up and paved over, this park used to have benches popular with a¬† “colorful crowd” (which responded to the park’s closing last year by moving down the block). In the weeks since it was reopened, I have yet to observe anyone try out these strange stool-like structures. Is the new tree-less cement expanse some sort of urban baking experiment?

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The Bowen demolition watch continues…

January 17, 2011

The dullshick 2011 Anthony Bowen Demolition Watch continues!


At last, the demolition of Anthony Bowen YMCA

January 10, 2011

At last, the old Anthony Bowen YMCA (1325 W Street NW) comes down.


Pho Viet!

December 27, 2010

A stellar review in the Post for our favorite 14th Street restaurant Pho Viet.


Anthony Bowen YMCA

March 6, 2010

Anthony Bowen YMCA

Waiting on that “New Y for the New U” to replace the Anthony Bowen YMCA – Don’t hold your breath! Read the rest of this entry ?