There’s still time to nominate local icons for Best of D.C.

Occupy quietly quits. [DCist]

Whiteness isn’t a perfect proxy for gentrification, but damn. [Post]

440 K Street NW lands a loan. [GlobeSt]

J.C. Blessing Hardware finds a new spot. [PoP]

ANC 6D looks out for liveaboards. [Urbanturf]

Douglas getting serious about Mt. Vernon Square project. [TheTriangle]

Doug Jemal has a thing for bright colors lately. [The42]

You might finally be able to get on the Mt. Vernon trail without risking your life. [Washcycle]

The liquor license battle that will never die. [GGW]

Is gravity that big a problem for Bikeshare? [ExtraordinaryObservations]

Can D.C. use another luxury sedan service? [TBDonFoot]

Farewell, TBDonFoot! [CityDesk]

Washington Convention Center runs at a loss of $22 million per year (though I bet a large part of that is due to not having had a matching hotel for the past 7 years). [AtlanticCities]

Today on the market: Hanna Place SE.