• AG: D.C. shop must close after synthetic drug bust

    WASHINGTON – A store in Northwest Washington must close its doors after a synthetic drug bust last year, according to the D.C. Office of the Attorney General (OAG). Riyad Market, located at 800 Upshur St.…

  • Police investigate 3 shootings in Petworth

    WASHINGTON — Police are investigating three shootings Tuesday in the Petworth area of D.C., and one of them was fatal. The first two shootings happened around 2 a.m. Tuesday near 9th and Jefferson streets in…

  • Power tools and manicures: A different kind of ladies night

    Women from all over D.C. brought their bikes and shopping lists to a happy hour unlike any other. Instead of sipping on fancy cocktails, they were there to learn how to use table saws and work on their bicycles.

  • Buyers sought for Safeway-anchored Petworth apartments

    Reston-based Duball LLC is seeking buyers for The Swift, a
    Safeway-anchored mixed-use project in Petworth, months before the
    development\’s scheduled completion this coming summer.

  • Petworth named one of the best neighborhoods in the country for old houses

    This Old House, a home improvement magazine and television show, named Petworth one of the best neighborhoods in the country for its promising future and collection of beautiful homes.

  • Hammer murder suspect heads to court

    The man charged with murdering a Denver tourist and hitting two other people in the head with a hammer is due in court Friday morning for a mental evaluation.

  • Suspect possibly linked to D.C. attacks, tourist’s murder

    D.C. police have arrested a 19-year-old man in the beating of a woman Thursday night, and Mayor Vincent Gray says the suspect may be linked to other attacks, including Tuesday\’s murder of a tourist from Denver.

  • Petworth’s Island Cafe shut down after stabbing

    The Island Cafe, a popular restaurant and nightlife spot in D.C.\’s Petworth neighborhood was closed by police Saturday morning following a stabbing.