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  1. Reader Invention: A Sensor That Monitors When a Bike Rack Is FullRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | The Atlantic

    A few weeks back, I wrote about building a smartwatch app that finds open Capitol Bikeshare docks while in transit. Richard Smith, 17, did me one better.

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  2. Luxe Chevy Chase Townhomes to Begin Construction This FallRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Curbed

    ... "The Big Potato," and also simply "Bill." This restored early 1800s home is up for grabs in Washington, D.C.'s Georgetown neighborhood. It offers a separate two-story carriage house with an additional bedroom, two bathrooms, and a kitchen. There is ...

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  3. Former Senator's Summer Home on the Market for $7,600/MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Curbed

    ... totals to $7,600/month with water included. This restored early 1800s home is up for grabs in Washington, D.C.'s Georgetown neighborhood. It offers a separate two-story carriage house with an additional bedroom, two bathrooms, and a kitchen. There ...

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  4. Designing beach houses with Jodi Macklin on | Home FrontRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Editor's Note: Washington Post moderators retain editorial control over discussions and choose the most relevant questions for guests and hosts; guests and hosts can decline to answer questions. The Washington Post is not responsible for any content posted by third parties.

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  5. Washington Was Once the Capital of Nerdiness. It Could Rise Again.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washingtonian.com

    ... Washington. It wasn't always this way, for nerds or Washington, which in the long decades after JFK's swinging Georgetown years suffered from a legendary lack of cool. A town of lawyers, consultants, and out-and-proud tax-policy wonks, the city had ...

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  6. BRIDES Washington DC: 5 Luxurious Spas in DC to Get Pampered Before the Big DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bride's Magazine

    ... or two, you'll leave feeling relaxed and totally ready to meet your betrothed at the altar. Qi Image Spa This Georgetown wellness spa offers an array of face and body treatments to help you relax before the big day. The Chinese-inspired dcor sets ...

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  7. Nationwide Confidence in Housing Market Up Despite Decrease in Homebuyer DemandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Curbed

    According to ValueInsured's newly released survey , confidence in the housing market is rising. ValueInsured reported that the ValueInsured Housing Confidence Index was 68.7 points last month, up from March's 67 points.

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  8. Stand-up comic Ali Wong's Netflix debut is building buzzRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... explicit, profane and insightful, and that's refreshing. During an interview over bite-size chocolates at a Georgetown wine bar, the day after her Washington gig, Wong, 34, says she didn't plan to do the special while pregnant. It was not designed ...

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  9. DC home sales surge while inventory takes a diveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Inman Real Estate News

    The typical D.C. home sold for $550,000 as home sales made an impressive 18.6 percent leap since last year. In June, 1,058 homes were sold in D.C. - the largest number of home sales recorded in any month since Redfin began tracking data in January 2009.

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  10. Paisano's Pizza to Open Friday, Next to SafewayRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | The George Towner

    Paisano's Pizza plans to open the first of nine new stores in Washington, D.C., this Friday, July 29, right here in Georgetown, at 1815 Wisconsin Ave. NW., in the small retail area next to the Georgetown Safeway. The franchise partners are Antoine Chahine, Ron Trowbridge and Daniel Bechara.

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  11. #MakeEveryWeek 3: Beating the Crowds at the DMVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | The Atlantic

    How did a Department of Motor Vehicles become a national symbol of government incompetence? There are plenty of theories: uninterested employees, inflexible rules, interminable wait times. But one in particular caught my eye: DMVs have an atrocious problem with uneven demand.

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  12. This Renovated Stunner in North Cleveland Park Wants $2.7MRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Curbed

    All systems, windows, baths, floors, and even the roof have been replaced in this North Cleveland Park home. According to the six-bedroom listing, "NO EXPENSE HAS BEEN SPARED [sic]."

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  13. DC escape room owner pitches to West Texas Investment ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Escape Room Live owner Ginger Flesher-Sonier got a chance to pitch her business expansion plans to the self-made millionaires on CNBC's West Texas Investors Club, and walked away with a tentative deal, though not the for which offer she was looking. Flesher-Sonier will open her third Washington-area escape room in Georgetown this fall, at 3345 M St., NW, in a large, venue previously occupied by West Elm, but she has bigger expansion plans.

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  14. D.C. United Stadium's Contractor Has Been ChosenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Curbed

    The New York-based contractor behind the Yankee Stadium will be the one to construct Major League Soccer's upcoming D.C. United Stadium. Washington Business Journal reported that D.C. United awarded Turner Construction Co.

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  15. Martha Hunt flashes bra in see-through top promoting new Victoria's Secret line in DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Daily Mail

    ... done while getting ready for the day. Then she was spotted wearing a white top and Daisy Dukes as she stopped by Georgetown Cupcake, after gushing that she was 'On the HUNT.' Getting her hands dirty! She stopped at Georgetown Cupcake to decorate a ...

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  16. Heat wave! Beat the heat this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Storm Team 4 meteorologists are all saying one thing: It's going to be hot this weekend. Find out how to beat the heat and stay cool for the summer.

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  17. D.C.'s Most Expensive Home for Sale Is Georgetown's Taft MansionRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Curbed

    ... the residence's history, go to this Curbed article here . The second most expensive listing on the market is a Georgetown duplex condo located in the Residences at the Ritz-Carlton. If it sells for the current asking price of $13.95 million, it will ...

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  18. Georgetown's Book Hill is a community working together from the startRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Washington Post

    In the Book Hill section of Washington's Georgetown area, shops, galleries, townhouses, semi-detached houses and free-standing houses stand side by side. If you wander into the Bacchus Wine Cellar on Wisconsin Avenue NW in Washington you might meet Bassam Al-Kahouaji, the owner, who during the recent annual Georgetown French Market was pouring wine.

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  19. D.C. Home Prices, Inventory Plunge; Sales IncreaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Curbed

    National real estate brokerage Redfin just released their latest report, analyzing neighborhood-specific data over the past three months until June 30. When compared to last year's numbers, Washington, D.C. home prices in June 2016 decreased by 2.3 percent. According to Redfin , this is the third time prices have fallen since 2014.

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  20. A New Luxury Hotel Is On Its Way to GeorgetownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Curbed

    This Wednesday, Thor Equities closed on its acquisition of the former Latham Hotel, located at 3000 M Street NW. According to a press release, the company paid $53.35 million and plans to redevelop the 10-story building for retail and a new luxury boutique hotel.

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