Archive for the ‘dc’ Category


So long stinky Safeway

September 19, 2012

The Petworth “stinky” Safeway on Georgia Avenue has finally closed – to be replaced in a year and a half (we hope) by a fancy new “lifestyle” Safeway. One immediate impact: I’m paying a premium for diet soda.


quench buggy

September 16, 2012

At the H Street Festival. Enlightened!


DC’s economic optimism

September 9, 2012

From the NY Times Economix blog, “Washington, D.C., Singular in Its Economic Optimism”


July 4th, 1921 – Petworth

July 4, 2012

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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 ?


Commuting on the Anacostia

February 5, 2012

This guy is cool.


Thank you Rachel, who pointed out this post to a local DC blog.


The Trouble with Bikeshare

August 31, 2011

At first I was a Capital Bikeshare skeptic. It seemed like a flashy and expensive undertaking – when, as a biker, I thought DC just needed some more places to lock-up. Then they moved a couple Capital Bikeshare stands into our neighborhood north of Columbia Heights and I became a convert. What a convenient way to get downtown!

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