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  1. 14 things to do in the D.C. area on the first weekend of OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Friday: This isn't just any old garden party: Glow in the Garden is the Smithsonian at 8's annual affair in the 161-year-old Smithsonian Institution Building and the adjoining Enid A. Haupt Garden. It turns the quiet garden - a place to get off your feet during a typical visit to the Mall and its museums - into an illuminated party space, with DJs and dance music both inside and out, a cash bar, GIF photo booths and more.

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  2. He left a big-time law firm - to become a Division III football coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Bill Bachman had the perfect Washington career. He was a partner at Williams & Connolly, consistently ranked as the city's top law firm.

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  3. Outgoing D.C. schools leader wants to move out of public eyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | The Washington Post

    D.C. Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson, shown at a gathering at Georgetown this month. She is leaving her job at the end of the week.

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  4. A guide to the best bars without TVs in the Washington areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | The Washington Post

    The Partisan offers craft beers, funky wines and specialty cocktails. It doesn't have a TV in the bar.

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  5. 'Pulled the wrong photo': D.C. hotels mistake Wisconsin's capitol building for the U.S. CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | The Washington Post

    The photo is beguiling: Pink clouds hover over the capitol building at sunset, stirring the hearts of visitors to the District of Columbia as they prepare to tour a city that stands as a symbol of democracy. Except the photo, used on the websites of at least five Washington-area hotels, isn't a photo of the U.S. Capitol - it's a photo of downtown Madison, the capital of Wisconsin.

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  6. Converting churches to condos brings logistical, social challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Built in 1897, the Capitol Hill church was home to Way of the Cross Church from 1963 until 2014, when the ministry moved to a new site in Capitol Heights, Md. The Rubin Group is turning the historic church into a 26-unit condo building called the Sanctuary.

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  7. Inside the D.C.-area's most expensive homes for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | The Washington Post

    The eight-bedroom, 12-bathroom mansion at 9410 Piscataway Lane in Great Falls, Va., is listing for $7.18 million. With the help of Rockville-based multiple-listing service MRIS, we compiled a list of some of the most expensive homes for sale in the Washington area.

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  8. African American Museum offers chance to talk about slavery, but few people want toRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Bernie Demczuk stands in front of the Wye House with Beverly Tilghman, whose ancestors owned Frederick Douglass when he was enslaved as a boy on the Wye Plantation in Talbot County, Md. During a recent driving tour of Maryland's Eastern Shore, Bernie Demczuk pulled into a long, tree-lined driveway in Talbot County and parked in front of a mansion called the Wye House.

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  9. New regional jobs data just put a damper on last month's economic optimismRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | The Washington Post

    When the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported last month that the Washington area had added an estimated 94,800 jobs in the one-year period ending in July, analysts were ecstatic. The Richmond Fed noted at the time it was the strongest annual increase since 2000, and one economist called the jump "extraordinarily impressive."

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  10. Burling home in Georgetown sprung from humble rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | The Washington Post

    With the help of architect George Howe, Edward Burling Jr. transformed the three houses into the elegant home where his family lived for the next 80 years. A frequent stop on the Georgetown house and garden tours, this home has remained in the same family for eight decades.

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  11. Local roundup: Georgetown sexual assaults investigatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Four recent sexual assaults on women in the Georgetown area of Northwest Washington may be linked, according to D.C. Police. The incidents happened between Aug. 3 and Monday.

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  12. Police: 4 sexual assaults in Georgetown area may be linkedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Four recent sexual assaults on women in the Georgetown area of Northwest Washington may be linked, according to D.C. Police. The incidents happened between Aug. 3 and Monday.

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  13. D.C. couple downsize from Victorian house to contemporary condoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Skip and Debbie Singleton, owners of D.C. Living Real Estate brokerage, downsized from a Victorian house to a contemporary condo. The couple, owners of D.C. Living Real Estate brokerage, wanted to downsize and move to a more modern home.

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  14. Eleven things you should know about Trumpa s new D.C. hotel, even if youa re not going to go thereRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Pro- and anti-Trump protesters rally in front of the Trump International Hotel on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington on Sept. 12. Anything with the name 'Trump' stamped on the side of it is likely to kindle strong feelings this election season, perhaps nothing more so than the new $212 million hotel on Pennsylvania Avenue in the nation's capital.

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  15. My upcoming speaking engagementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | The Washington Post

    For readers who may be interested, here is my schedule of speaking engagements over the next three months. All of these events are open to the public, unless otherwise noted.

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  16. Juleanna Glover says it's natural for conservative women to oppose TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | Washington Post

    She's worked for just about every Republican establishmentarian - including former president George W. Bush and former vice president Richard B. Cheney, as well as card-carrying anti-Trumper Bill Kristol. And she has a message for other Republican women who want to come out against Donald Trump.

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  17. In this class, prisoners and Georgetown students grapple with difficult lessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Georgetown professor Marc Howard and his students leave Jessup correctional facility after a class with their Jessup counterparts. "My mom, she didn't drink while I was in her womb," Tray says.

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  18. Luxury rentals to emerge from former GWU dormRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | The Washington Post

    A 10-story building at 2601 Virginia Ave. NW in the District is being converted from a GWU dorm into the Boathouse apartments. The 10-story building at 2601 Virginia Ave. NW in the District was home to George Washington University students for 17 years, but long-term Washingtonians know the place better as the former Howard Johnson's hotel.

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  19. Washington is attracting job-seekers at a slower pace than almost anywhere elseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | The Washington Post

    The Washington area was a magnet for young professionals in the early years of the nation's economic recovery, as federal spending insulated the region from cutbacks elsewhere. But in recent years that surge has cooled off.

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  20. How this social network for neighborhoods is trying to fix its racism problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | The Washington Post

    That's the problem Nextdoor, a site that connects people who live in the same area, is trying to tackle. Think of Nextdoor as Facebook, but for your neighborhood: People sign up with their address and then share local news, reunite lost puppies with their owners and report potential safety or crime issues.

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