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  1. Photo Flash: the City of Conversation, Starring Margaret Colin, Celebrates Opening at Arena StageRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Anthony Giardina 's Off-Broadway smash hit THE CITY OF CONVERSATION, about a Georgetown political hostess, makes its Washington, D.C. debut at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater. Following his direction of the 2014 world premiere at Lincoln Center Theater , Tony Award winner Doug Hughes returns to direct this political drama spanning three decades, from Carter's presidency through the Reagan era and ending with Obama's inauguration.

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  2. Chipotle closes its doors and ruins lunch plans for company-wide food safety meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    A man looking to eat lunch, looks thru the locked front door of the Chipolte Restaurant February 8, 2016, in the Washington, DC, commmunity of Georgetown. Chipotle restaurants across the US are temporarily closing until 3pm EST in an effort to educate 60,000 employees about the food-borne illnesses that have rocked the company in recent months.

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  3. BWW Review: Bristling a City of Conversation at ArenaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    When Anthony Giardina 's The City of Conversation opened at New York's Lincoln Center Theater in 2014, the depiction of a Georgetown political salon seemed so perfectly reflective of Washington, Arena Stage 's Molly Smith rushed to get it staged here, and even succeeded in obtaining the same director, Doug Hughes . Now, with a perfect cast to portray its shifts, ins and outs of the Reagan 80s to the inauguration of Obama, it is also the perfect play for politics-obsessed D.C., where your reviewer Metros to opening night listening to CSPAN, taping a Democratic debate to watch after the play.

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  4. When studying abroad in a conflict zone, safety is keyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... Reading List. You'll be able to access the story from your Reading List on any computer, tablet or smartphone. Georgetown graduate student Graham Pitts and two classmates survey Lebanon's Bekaa Valley. Pitts studied abroad as part of his Ph.D. ...

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  5. Forda s stages first Tennessee Williams in haunting a MenagerieaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... a span of years, means something completely different," Potter says. Potter, who spent bits of her childhood in Georgetown and Capitol Hill before moving to New York and London, says she feels the same way about returning to Washington, D.C. "You ...

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  6. Gene family turns cancer cells into aggressive stem cellsRead the original story

    Sunday | Newkerala.com

    New York, Feb 7 : US researchers have found a gene family in the humans that has the capability of turning cancer cells into aggressive stem cells that keep growing. Researchers from Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Centre in Washington, DC identified 'Ly6 family' of genes that allows cancer cells to act like cancer stem cells -- which keeps dividing and growing without a pause.

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  7. Georgetown vs. Seton Hall recap: Delgado's big night leads Pirates past HoyasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Big East Coast Bias

    By nightfall, however, it was time for a New Jersey team to dish out some revenge to a Washington, DC team, as the Seton Hall Pirates defeated the Georgetown Hoyas 69-61. The Pirates, led by Angel Delgado's 19 point, 13 rebound night, moved into sole possession of third place in the BIG EAST with the victory.

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  8. Q&A: Lisa Thompson, executive director of the Annapolis PartnershipRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... Baldaquin. However, the rents were too high in Annapolis and she was able to get better lease terms in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C., where she ran it for 10 years. Now Thompson has a new connection as executive director of the ...

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  9. Gene family turns cancer cells into aggressive stem cells that keep growingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | EurekAlert!

    An examination of 130 gene expression studies in 10 solid cancers has found that when any of four related genes is overexpressed, patients have much worse outcomes, including reduced survival. Researchers from Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center say their study, published Feb. 3 in Oncotarget , shows that this Ly6 family of genes allows cancer cells to act like cancer stem cells -- which keep dividing and growing without pause.

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  10. Hersha Hospitality Trust Sells Joint-Venture Interest in 7 Manhattan Hotels for $571.4 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Hospitality Net

    ... of the 1031 exchange through the purchase of The Sanctuary Beach Resort on Monterey Bay, the Ritz-Carlton Georgetown and the Hilton Garden Inn M Street, Washington, DC. In addition to acquiring high quality hotels in strategic markets, the Company ...

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  11. President Trump's revolution? Fear not: Megan McArdleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Oregonian

    ... that we insiders, we establishment lackeys, have not given in to the siren song of intimate policy briefings and Georgetown cocktail parties. We have surrendered to something even more formidable: reality. What you realize when you get to Washington ...

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  12. 11 things to do in the D.C. area on the weekend of February 5-7Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Washington Post

    Welcome to Super Bowl weekend ! There's plenty to do on Sunday in the Washington area, whether you're a fan of the Carolina Panthers or Denver Broncos, or just want to find somewhere fun to watch the game. With that in mind, here are this weekend's best bets in nightlife, theater, music and much more around the Washington area.

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  13. Hersha Hospitality Trust Inks Joint Venture For Seven Manhattan HotelsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Hotel Interactive

    ... of the 1031 exchange through the purchase of The Sanctuary Beach Resort on Monterey Bay, the Ritz-Carlton Georgetown and the Hilton Garden Inn M Street, Washington, DC. In addition to acquiring high quality hotels in strategic markets, the Company ...

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  14. Hersha Sells JV Interest in Seven Manhattan HotelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Hotel Business

    ... of the 1031 exchange through the purchase of The Sanctuary Beach Resort on Monterey Bay, the Ritz-Carlton Georgetown and the Hilton Garden Inn M Street, Washington, DC. In addition to acquiring high-quality hotels in strategic markets, the company ...

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  15. Hersha Hospitality sells JV interest in 7 NYC hotels for $571.4MRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | SNL Financial

    ... exchange through the purchase of The Sanctuary Beach Resort on Monterey Bay, in California; and the Ritz-Carlton Georgetown and the Hilton Garden Inn M Street, in Washington, D.C. Hersha acquired the 86-room Ritz-Carlton Georgetown for $50.0 ...

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  16. What happens when the country you called home is suddenly off-limitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Watertown Daily Times

    The banner hanging from Lama Al Damad's apartment building off 16th Street promises luxury apartments. But inside the cavernous art-deco halls, up the cramped elevator, in Damad's one-bedroom on the seventh floor, high-class amenities aren't readily apparent.

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  17. American Horse Council announces Hickey retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Hoof Beats

    Jay Hickey, who has served as the president of the American Horse Council since June 1993, will retire on June 30. Hickey, who grew up in Washington, DC and is a longtime resident of Chevy Chase, Md., received an undergraduate degree in business administration from the University of Notre Dame and a law degree from Georgetown. He joined the American Horse Council staff in 1989 and succeeded the late Rich Rolapp as president in June 1993.

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  18. Bike ride would circle monuments, landmarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... D.C. and Montgomery County have committed.) The D.C. Bike Ride will travel around the National Mall, go around Georgetown via the Whitehurst Freeway, cross the Potomac and turn around at the Pentagon, and culminate with a festival - including ...

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  19. New president sought for American Horse CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Horsetalk

    "In his quiet and unassuming manner, Jay Hickey closely observed every issue that could have some effect on the American Horse Council's constituents and then provided them with astute guidance for more than two decades," said Dr. Jerry Black, chairman of the American Horse Council. "He has been a beacon of integrity, a trusted colleague and a good friend to countless people in the horse industry and he has been equally well regarded by Members of Congress and their staffs," said Black, who is also the Director of the Equine Reproduction Laboratory and the Equine Science Undergraduate Program at Colorado State University.

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  20. AHC President Jay Hickey to RetireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Horse

    The American Horse Council Board of Trustees announced Feb. 2 that James J. Hickey Jr., who has served as the president of the American Horse Council since June 1993, will retire on June 30. "In his quiet and unassuming manner, Jay Hickey closely observed every issue that could have some effect on the American Horse Council's constituents and then provided them with astute guidance for more than two decades," said Jerry Black, DVM, AHC chairman and the director of the Equine Reproduction Laboratory and the Equine Science Undergraduate Program at Colorado State University.

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