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  1. The locations public transit can take you - and those who get left behindRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | The Washington Post

    If you work near the White House, don't have a car, and want to keep your commute under an hour, you could live in Gaithersburg, Md., or Reston, Va., both about 20 miles away. But you'd have trouble doing the same from just across the Anacostia River in neighborhoods near the southern tip of the District, roughly seven miles away, or from close-in areas of Prince George's County.

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  2. Man swings chain at employees, smashes bottles at Reston barRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | The Washington Post

    The man forced his way into the bar, swung a big chain at employees, and grabbed a phone from the bartender who was calling the police. Then he continued his rampage, breaking bottles and glasses.

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  3. April Class of KidsPost: Terraset Elementary second-gradersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | The Washington Post

    These 24 students look up to family members, enjoy Mo Willems's books and would like to care for animals when they grow up. We will publish a Class of KidsPost each month of the school year.

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  4. Stuck in neutral? Here's how nervous homeowners can color their world.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 29 | The Washington Post

    Fear of color drove homeowners Kendall and Tiffany Coleman into a neutral safety zone. "All the colors in our house were white and light gray," says Tiffany, a closet designer.

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  5. Mixed-arts presentation in Sterling celebrates the changing of the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Local painters, poets and musicians will celebrate the transition from winter to spring in a presentation of original works Saturday on the Sterling campus of Northern Virginia Community College. The event is the culmination of a months-long collaborative process, in which eight pairs of poets and artists created poems and paintings around the theme "Springtime in Winter."

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  6. End of free parking is the last straw for some Reston residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Tempers were already hot in Reston over increased traffic congestion, crowded classrooms and other problems triggered by a surge of development along Metro's Silver Line. Several hundred people marched in protest last week against the $2-per-hour parking fee that took effect in January.

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  7. Dreamers turned doers gather at Maker FaireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Ryan Gray of Reston, Virginia, built a "paleobot" that can classify fossils. Here, he is testing the paleobot's ability to identify fossilized shark teeth.

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  8. Woman is killed by vehicle in pedestrian accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | The Washington Post

    A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle Thursday evening along a major thoroughfare in Reston, Fairfax County police said. The woman was fatally injured at Reston Parkway and South Lakes Drive before 7 p.m., according to a tweet from the county police Twitter account.

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  9. A District architect thinks old Metro train cars should be turned into tiny housesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events A computer illustration by District architect Arthur Cotton Moore of a Metro rail car re-purposed as a two one-bedroom apartments per car. Moore thinks that rather than scrap the old cars, they should be turned into housing for the city's homeless.

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  10. Regional architectural trends fuel national tastesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | The Washington Post

    More and more, home builders are introducing regional styles into their designs in markets well beyond the places they originated. All you have to do is flip on HGTV or scroll through an online home design sites to see how dramatically home architectural styles vary from one part of the country to another.

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  11. A Virginia woman hopes her funny coloring book will ease the sting of divorceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Debbie MacDougall has been getting divorced for the past six years, as her complicated case makes its way through the courts. Facebook's relationship status options come up short when it comes to Debbie MacDougall .

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  12. In the galleries: City life, and the possible menace that lies beneathRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | The Washington Post

    A guide uses a tiny flag to lead people through a half-demolished neighborhood in Ben Tolman's "Tour," on view at Gallery Neptune & Brown. Social stratification always looms over Ben Tolman's obsessively detailed cityscapes, but life at the bottom turns even more threatening in his newest drawings.

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  13. Police arrest 9 teens ina Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | The Washington Post

    On Friday, police charged a 16-year-old girl with participation in a robbery and assault in October in the 4200 block of Nannie Helen Burroughs Avenue NE. Police said three attackers stole cash and a cellphone from a female victim, who was uninjured.

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  14. Soccer game argument leaves man severely injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Two groups of adult men met to play on a field at South Lakes High School. During the game, there was an argument.

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  15. Whole Foods managers sue chain after being fired for allegedly stealing bonusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Whole Foods stores are packed with customers ahead of Christmas, but it has also been an eventful legal season for the chain in the Washington region, where nine managers were fired for allegedly stealing bonuses and at least two lawsuits were filed against the company in recent weeks. The company announced last week that nine D.C.-area store managers were fired after being accused of tampering with store bonuses paid to employees.

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  16. D.C.-area school systems cancel and delay Saturday activities in anticipation of freezing rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | The Washington Post

    A Fairfax County school bus makes its way down Baron Cameron Drive toward Village Road as snow falls in the DC area in Reston, Va. in January 2015.

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  17. David Donald, evangelist for computer-assisted reporting, dies at 64Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | The Washington Post

    David Donald, an investigative journalist who was long at the frontier of computer-assisted reporting and whose command of large data sets helped propel stories about the underreporting of sex assaults on college campuses, the 2008 financial crisis and bill-padding among Medicare providers, died Dec. 10 at a hospital in Reston, Va. He was 64. Since 2014, Mr. Donald was affiliated with American University's Investigative Reporting Workshop.

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  18. Readers weigh in on boycotting Trump productsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | The Washington Post

    But would a boycott work against President-elect Donald Trump, who has angered many people by his actions and politics and who has a vast corporate empire that could create conflicts of interest? There is a growing campaign on Twitter with the hashtag #grabyourwallet to boycott companies that do business with Trump or carry Trump-branded merchandise, including items sold by his daughter Ivanka Trump. I asked readers to share their thoughts on this financial protest.

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  19. Local Digest: Dozens injured as buses collide; man gropes woman in GeorgetownRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | The Washington Post

    A man came up behind a woman as she was walking along a street in Georgetown and groped her, D.C. police said. The incident happened about 8:15 p.m. Wednesday in the 1600 block of 33rd Street near Q Street NW.

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  20. Man shot while walking home from work in Reston, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Fairfax County police are searching for a suspect who shot a man who was walking home from work in Reston on Wednesday night. The 42-year-old man was shot in the 12000 block of Greywing Square shortly before 11 p.m., police said.

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