Posts Tagged ‘birds’

Photos: Tuesday, Five Things

Photo: A Brief History of Flight

Adams Morgan, January 9

Photo: Six Birds

Adams Morgan, October 31

Rock Creek Park Joggers Terrorized by Real-Life Angry Birds

The food chain has gone all topsy-turvy in Washington, as owls have started attacking Rock Creek Park runners, reports WTOP, whose program director Laurie Cantillo could be the owls' latest victim.
As Cantillo ran along the trail Wednesday night, she felt a scraping on her head—from an owl!
"That's what was really freaky. You don't hear a [...]

What Is a Bird, Prince of Petworth?

Pity Dan Silverman, the man behind uber-blog Prince of Petworth. He's on his game, trying to build a new city out here for everybody and give them their afternoon animal fix along the way. But he's stuck explaining the world to this joker, who sends in a picture of birds flocking and asks what they're [...]

Photos: Bird

Bird 1, July 10

Photo: Man Feeding Sparrows

Freedom Plaza, Feb. 14th.  © 2012 Matt Dunn

Photos: Wednesday

Adams Morgan, January 18

Photos: Pigeon English

An ongoing gallery of pigeon pictures.

Neighborhood News Roundup: High Powered Firearms Edition

A regular summary of irregular news and notes from neighborhood blogs and email lists around the District.
The Adams Morgan Bogeyman Succeeded: Unsurprisingly, ANC 2B voted against the liquor license application for a restaurant in the old post office building on 14th and T streets NW. Borderstan reports that a large mix of supporters and opponents [...]

Neighborhood News Roundup: Tweeting Edition

A regular summary of irregular news and notes from neighborhood blogs and email lists around the District.
Cleveland Park Problems: "We live in McLean Gardens and we are having such a difficult time with out 900 Mhz baby monitor. We get a sporadic, static popping noise that forces us to turn it off in the middle [...]

Neighborhood News Roundup: That Is Not Cute Edition

A regular summary of irregular news and notes from neighborhood blogs and email lists around the District.
For the Birds, III: Last week in Brookland, it was hummingbirds. This week, the neighborhood email list is chattering about robins—and, more specifically, how to kindly relocate them, without displacing them entirely. (Perhaps a metaphor for D.C.'s demographic growing [...]

Neighborhood News Roundup: Brown-Headed Cowbird Editon

A regular summary of irregular news and notes from neighborhood blogs and email lists around the District.
For the Birds, II: Brookland is all about bird-watching these days. After a discussion over the weekend on what plants might best attract hummingbirds, a member of the neighborhood email list notes, "We have a bunch of brown headed [...]

Photos: Skywatch

Photos: Hello Bird People

What do we have here? Is it possible it is responsible for this from a few years ago?

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