Posts Tagged ‘Eckington’

NoMa BID: Another Park Will Crop Up Next to Metropolitan Branch Trail

The small area of land sits near the trail and R Street NE.

The Needle: D.C. Falls Victim to Liberalism

Damn Liberals: An Oklahoma woman called in to C-SPAN's Washington Journal Friday when Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton was a guest, and said the world is "just totally embarrassed at what liberalism has done to Washington, D.C." The woman cited the homeless people and the alcoholics she saw on the streets when visiting the city to support her thesis that [...]

Photo: Two Kids

1700 Block Lincoln Road, NE.  © 2011 Matt Dunn

Photos: Boxing in Eckington

Photo: Saturday Afternoon, Eckington

© 2011 Michael W. Hicks

Our Morning Roundup: Target Wine Edition

Bloomingdale (for now) reports on the groundbreaking ceremony for St. Martin's Apartments complex, providing pictures and context for the somewhat controversial project. The controversy? The Eckington building will be setting aside 50 units for homeless individuals. Residents say that's just warehousing. Homeless advocates say the new housing program works and has worked in New York [...]