Posts Tagged ‘Mount Pleasant’

‘Black Lives Matter’ Signs Vandalized in Mount Pleasant

At least two signs reading "Black Lives Matter" have been vandalized in Mount Pleasant, with the word "black" painted over.

Mount Pleasant Note Writers Ask People: ‘Please Be Our Friends’

A handwritten poster that showed up at a Mount Pleasant bus stop this morning is asking people to make friends with its authors, “Jack and Katharine.”

Heller’s Bakery Evicted, Mount Pleasant Mourns

The owner says he couldn't keep up with rent.

Anyone in Mount Pleasant Missing a Pair of Skis?

A reportedly drunk man tried to steal a now-recovered pair of skis.

Police Investigate String of Sexual Assaults in Mount Pleasant Area

Police are investigating three similar sexual assaults that occurred last week and may be related. Two of them took place in Mount Pleasant and the third occurred blocks away in Columbia Heights, police said Sunday evening.
On Wednesday, Aug. 20 around 2 a.m. a woman was walking on Mount Pleasant Street NW when a man tried [...]

Photo: Snow Dogs

Mount Pleasant, January 3

Scandal-Frenzied Brits Declare Petworth a Suburb

Oi, guvna'! The news that David Petraeus mistress Paula Broadwell is laying low in Mount Pleasant has crossed the pond, with the United Kingdom's Daily Mail joining in the press frenzy around Broadwell.
But the Brits (or the Americans working for them) might want to take a look at a map the next time they cover [...]

Paula Broadwell Is Staying in Mount Pleasant

Here's an easy explanation for the latest weird development in the broadening scandal that forced the resignation of CIA chief David Petraeus last week: Alleged Petraeus mistress Paula Broadwell's North Carolina driver's license was found recently in Rock Creek Park because, apparently, she is staying in Mount Pleasant.
That, anyway, is what the camera crews stationed outside [...]

The View From Your Front Porch

With apologies to Andrew Sullivan. Send in a shot of the view from your front porch—the sadder the better, let's say. Email it here, or tweet it in the direction of @wcp, and let us know what neighborhood you're in.
We'll post your submissions below.

Photos: Yesterday’s Fog

Mount Pleasant, October 2

This Week’s Page Three Photo

1600 Block of Newton Street NW, October 31
Page three photos are also in a big picture gallery.
Bonus, Halloween gallery.

Photos: Children of the Candy Corn

Mount Pleasant, October 31
A full gallery.

Photo: Man with Child

Mount Pleasant Street NW, July 10

Police Standoff on Mt. Pleasant Street

Heavily armed Metropolitan Police Department officers surrounded a building near Mt. Pleasant and Irving streets NW Tuesday afternoon, responding to what officials said was a "possible barricade situation." A man was reportedly barricaded in his apartment with a screwdriver or screwdrivers.
Washington City Paper contributor Stefanie Gans was nearby and took pictures of the standoff. View [...]

This Week’s Page Three Photo

3300 Block of Brown Street NW, May 23
Page Three Photos are now in a weekly updated gallery.

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