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  1. 'Blood in the Water'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Commonweal

    Last year a number of people were shocked to learn that in 1838, the Jesuits of Maryland had sold a number of slaves-272 men, women, and children-in order to raise the funds they needed to save the college that is now Georgetown University from bankruptcy. Responding to these revelations in an exemplary manner, Georgetown took a number of steps to acknowledge this shameful legacy and memorialize those slaves whose bodies helped provide the foundation for the university's future.

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  2. William Peter Blatty, Between Time and Eternityby Thomas S. Hibbs -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | National Review Online

    ... of a certain type of pre-Vatican II American Catholic childhood with the Jesuits (both at his prep school and at Georgetown University) as priestly and academic heroes. Despite praise from such aficionados as Stephen King, Blatty resisted the notion ...

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  3. Beard Foundation to Honor Organic Dining's First LadyRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | The George Towner

    ... in which she talked about her marriage to and breakup with Pierre Pouillon, who died in 1999, appeared in 2015. A Georgetown resident since she moved from Adams Morgan about 20 years ago, Nora Pouillon was interviewed for The Georgetowner (July 3, ...

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  4. Sumnera s career day leads No. 17 Xavier by Georgetown 81-76Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    Officers patrolling New York City's harbor in a police boat have spotted a whale in the East River. The New York Police Depa

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  5. Men's Tennis Releases Spring ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | Marist Red Foxes

    ... 16th thru the 19th the Red Foxes will take part in a to be determined tournament before returning home to host Georgetown (Mar. 25) and Boston University (Mar. 26). Conference play continues with a home dual meet against Rider on Thursday, March ...

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  6. Not just for skiers: Gondolas seen as urban transit solutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 25 | Albany Times Union

    ... the U.S., gondola projects have been proposed, with varying degrees of interest, over the Potomac River between Georgetown and Rosslyn, Virginia; across the center of Austin, Texas; from downtown Miami to the Marlins ballpark; across New York City's ...

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  7. Date Set For Opening Of Georgetown Fairway MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | Sheepshead Bites

    After some waiting and pushbacks, the Fairway that is set to open in Georgetown has finally nailed down a date for the ribbon cutting, and it is Sunday, January 18, according to the Georgetown Civic Association. The anticipated arrival of the supermarket, which recently came out of bankruptcy, in the area has put the quiet neighborhood in the eyes of other popular businesses and developers.

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  8. Trump's transition is even more alarming than his campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | The Hill

    I'm sure there are some people who do fit in one of those categories, but there are many more citizens who view themselves not as party partisans or rigid ideologues, but first and foremost, concerned and informed Americans. They view the presidency as an office that is a shining symbol of our democracy and our greatness as a nation.

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  9. Why Ivanka Trump Is Sure To Be a Jewish 'Stranger' in Liberal WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 22 | Forward

    ... just welcome other Jews to Shabbat tables in the community. So where might the Kushners end up? Kosher Israel, in Georgetown, is in contention, and the New York Post reports that Ohev Sholom may also be in the running, though things may be a bit ...

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  10. Do you know the way to Georgetown?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 21 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    ... blocks inland, there are strip malls with massive parking lots and a six-lane thoroughfare with roaring traffic. Georgetown is a subdivision of Bergen Beach. Both are situated on a small peninsula that juts into Jamaica Bay, between Mill Basin and ...

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  11. College basketball: Syracuse loses Lydon in rout of Eastern MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 19 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... 19 field goals during the first half to take a 52-24 lead. Syracuse managed only 10 assists in Saturday's loss to Georgetown . Point guards Frank Howard and John Gillon combined to shoot 30 percent and commit seven of the team's 13 turnovers against ...

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  12. McDonald's Brings more than Hamburgers to CommunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 19 | Albany Times Union

    ... to shift manager and continued working through college. After graduating from the University of Maine, I moved to Georgetown for graduate school. I worked full-time with McDonald's corporately owned restaurants in Northern Virginia. I opened at 5:00 ...

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  13. Ivanka and Jared Zero In on D.C. SynagogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 19 | Forward

    ... that many options. According to Politico there is already a clear front runner in the race: Kesher Israel in Georgetown, a synagogue whose pews have been occupied by many Orthodox Jewish politicos, most famously former senator Joe Lieberman. Kesher, ...

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  14. Patrick Ewing Q&A: On Pearl Washington, the punch and the Syracuse-Georgetown rivalryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    Ewing, the 7-foot center, was the symbol of John Thompson's physical and imposing Georgetown teams. Pearl, the ball-handling wizard from the streets of Brooklyn, had turned Syracuse basketball into a happening.

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  15. 10 Things Syracuse basketball fans hate about GeorgetownRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    Seriously, what's a Hoya? Is there a more stupid nickname in all of college sports? Georgetown officials will tell you that Hoya comes from the Latin phrase Hoya Saxa, which was a cheer that dates back to Georgetown's old football teams. The team had a stout defensive line known as the Stonewall.

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  16. What channel is Syracuse basketball-Boston University game on? TV, live stream, tipoff timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    ... of his threes. After the Boston University contest, Syracuse (5-3) will not play again until next Saturday, when Georgetown visits the Dome. If you live outside of Central New York, you can check below to see if the game is available in your market ...

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  17. Syracuse announces its plans for Pearl Washington Day against GeorgetownRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    Syracuse Athletics announced its plans for celebrating Pearl Washington Day, an effort that will include a halftime ceremony, in-game highlights of Washington and chances to win those coveted orange "Pearl" long-sleeved warm-up jerseys. Those in attendance on Dec. 17 when Syracuse plays Georgetown will receive a "No.

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  18. Georgetown Fairway Opening Pushed BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Sheepshead Bites

    The Fairway that is coming to Ralph Avenue in Georgetown was set to open by the end of this year, which is shockingly upon us. According to a press release sent out by Fairway's public relations company, the high-end grocery store will open early in January.

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  19. St. John's grad Stephanie Van Pelt signs pro running contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | SILive.com

    ... coach, Frank 'Gag' Gagliano. Gagliano has a decorated coaching career, having spent the majority of his career at Georgetown, as the head coach and director of track & field. During this time with the Hoyas, Gagliano produced 140 All-America ...

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  20. 11-30 Micheal Caputo Show: Deroy MurdockRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... or or or not roommates we're my roommate was what are your best friends so we spent a lot of time together in Georgetown. That is right yeah you can at least see lower seed packet pregnancy pact eighty. Yes we think it's sort cyclical that 31 years ...

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