Fire Prevention Month Demonstration: Lowe’s – 2438 Market Street NE

October 10, 2023

In honor of Fire Prevention Month, First Alert is partnering with Lowe’s on an educational demonstration for the community to learn about the importance of fire safety before a disaster […]

Smell Gas? Call 911.

October 9, 2019

Gas leaks are nearly an everyday happening in Georgetown, mainly due to an almost 100-year-old pipe system that is slowly being replaced, explained Washington Gas officials at the Oct. 3 […]

Suspicious Package Closes 7-Eleven

July 7, 2019

The 7-Eleven convenience store at 2617 P St. NW was closed for three hours on Saturday afternoon, July 6. Two envelopes received by U.S. Mail appeared to be leaking a powdery substance.

ANC Monday: 2nd Dist. Commander, MedStar Intersection, 5G

January 30, 2019

At the Feb. 4 meeting of ANC 2E, Duncan Bedlion, the new commander of the Metropolitan Police Department’s Second District, will be introduced.

Gas Leaks, Explosions ‘Not Unusual’

September 17, 2018

The photos last Thursday, Sept. 13, were chilling.  Dozens of homes in the Boston suburbs suddenly exploded from unknown gas leaks caused by an aging pipe infrastructure. Some 40 homes […]

Man Killed by Own Car in Glover Park

September 6, 2018

What is believed to be a bizarre accident — the automobile apparently rolling downhill against the man — happened in the rear alley of the 2300 block of Tunlaw Road NW.

Coast Guard Saves Woman Overcome by Carbon Monoxide

July 30, 2018

A Coast Guard crew arrived at Washington Harbour on Sunday evening, July 29, moving an unconscious woman from the cabin of a 40-foot pleasure boat to a USCG response boat and administering CPR.

Body Found in Potomac, July 4

July 5, 2018

The unidentified man was pronounced dead at the scene, between the Key Bridge Boathouse and the Three Sisters islands, upstream from Key Bridge along the Georgetown waterfront.