Here’s what we were reading recently about neighborhood news in DC. Have something to add? Leave it in the comments!
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Penn Quarter - A new cocktail lounge has applied for a liquor license next to Fuel Pizza at the corner of 6th and F St NW. [Prince of Petworth]
Penn Quarter – The Downtown Neighborhood Association hosts its monthly meeting on Tuesday, June 12 in the Calvary Baptist Church. Start time is 6:30 pm and the entrance is on 8th St between G and H St NW. [DC DNA Calendar]
Thomas Circle - 19th century architect Adolf Cluss designed many prominent buildings still standing in DC and in the Penn Quarter. He also designed the first apartment building in DC called the Portland Flats on the south side of Thomas Circle. These links bring us the photos and the history. [DC Metrocentric] & [Adolf Cluss website] & [Adolf Cluss Wikipedia entry]
National Mall – It’s summer and that means Jazz in the Garden is now up and running for the season every Friday from 5 pm to 8:30 pm. [National Gallery of Art]