Archive for May, 2010
PQ Living hasn’t posted a Photo of the Week in a while so we’re going to retitle the series Neighborhood Pic. Regardless, this photo of an Urban Outfitters Ann Taylor Loft (707 7th St NW) employee touching up the window display caught our attention for its color texture and smile evoking nature. It made us […]
The writers at Penn Quarter Living would like to wish all of our readers a safe and happy Memorial Day Weekend! For those of us who are taking a staycation this weekend, here are some things to do around PQ. Please leave a comment if you know of some other events and we’ll add them […]
The Post and several blogs are reporting that HBO is bringing back it’s sponsorship (with partners including Comcast) of everyone’s favorite outdoor movie festival. The movement to Save Screen on the Green was a success, now bring on the Bond movies.
We’ve been meeting lots of other Washington DC neighborhoodies (see our DC Neighborhoods linklist in the right column) at various events around town recently and we’re always looking out for fun sites that might be relevant to downtown living that we can pass along to readers. We ride the 30s, X2, 80, L1/2/4 buses and […]
Follow PQ Living via Facebook here and Twitter here. Our Flickr tag is pqliving. Here’s what we were reading last week about neighborhood news in DC. Have neighborhood thoughts? Leave them in the comments! All Over DC – Will the vacant property tax make a comeback? [The Other 35 Percent] Downtown – The 2009 State of Downtown report […]
Even though the press release indicates Pitango Gelato’s (413 7th St NW) opening today, the newest in chilly, organic desserts-to-go in our neighborhood opened yesterday afternoon where we found a bevy of customers in line. In an area where openings are sometimes measured in years, Pitango sprinted to an open from January to May of […]
The Penn Quarter Neighborhood Association (PQNA) will be hosting this month’s meeting on Tuesday, May 25 at the Landmark E Street Cinema (555 11th St NW). The details: Agenda Continental Breakfast 8:30 – 8:55am Announcements 9:00am Speaker 9:15am Guest Speaker The guest speaker will be Travis Parker. Travis is the leader of the DC Office […]