Mt. Pleasant Welcomes Ell­ē, a New Coffee Shop, Bakery, Restaurant & Bar

When beloved Mt. Pleasant establishment Heller’s Bakery closed its doors in 2014 after 80 years of operations in the same location, the local community was crushed. Opened in 1928 by German immigrants, Heller’s was more than just a staple: It was a pillar. Now, newcomer Ellē has moved into the old bakery’s headquarters, and it’s…

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6 Ways Eco-Friendly Living Influences Mount Pleasant Apartment Communities

In the past, urban living was synonymous with pollution, carbon footprints, and an unsustainable lifestyle. But, recognizing the importance of producing a sustainable lifestyle for its residents, Washington DC implemented eco-friendly resources, planting them in several areas including right here in Mt. Pleasant. Mount Pleasant is in the heart of Washington DC where residents are…

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5 Things to Do in Columbia Heights that Locals Love

Columbia Heights is a lovely neighborhood in DC’s Northwest Quadrant where the locals are never left wanting for things to do and see. It’s well known for its trendy vibes, warm and welcoming community, and panoramic view of downtown DC. The neighborhood’s pride is reflected in every local retailer, restaurant, and park. The community even…

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