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  1. Emotional visit: Vietnam Veteran's Memorial Wall replica coming to PhelanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | Victorville Daily Press

    ... that ignited interest in creating a smaller model of Maya Lin's masterpiece that now sits in the Constitution Gardens in Washington. The city of Palmdale attempted to get a replica of the Wall to display during the play's run; this proved ...

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  2. Stow Resident Discusses Role In Creation Of WWII MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... After considering a few locations, the committee decided they wanted the monument to be located in the Constitution Gardens where the Rainbow Poll was located, Kidder said. After fighting for the location because there was opposition, the committee ...

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  3. A David Childs-restored rowhouse in Georgetown goes on the marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | The Washington Post

    ... Capital Planning Commission and of the Commission of Fine Arts worked on the Mall master plan and Constitution Gardens. He also designed the Four Seasons Hotel and the U.S. News headquarters, before moving to Skidmore, Owings and Merrill's New York ...

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  4. Parkland Shooting Survivors Denied Permit to Hold Gun Control...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | SFGate

    ... Yu and Melanie Alnwick work with National Park Service spokesman Mike Litterst to clean up the pond at Constitution Gardens for Impact Week 2017! Litterst told the Post that the application was filed by "a student group at a local educational ...

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  5. Park Service warns people not to skate on ice at National Mall Reflecting PoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | CBS News

    ... all times on the Tidal Basin and at the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool. Ice skating is permitted at Constitution Gardens only when posted but it has not been determined to be opened at this time," the Park Service says in an alert on its website. ...

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  6. D.C.'s planned WWI Memorial nixes Pershing Park, hopes for National MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | Curbed

    From the beginning, the location of Washington, D.C.'s planned WWI Memorial has been a source of contention, but it looks like the location has now been reconsidered. WWI Memorial Foundation President David Dejonge tells Curbed DC that the WWI Centennial Commission has voted to change their plans from locating the planned memorial at Pershing Park to instead the National Mall, either in or near the Constitution Gardens.

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  7. Officials urge public to catch fish in Estancia Park Pound as water levels dropRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | KRQE Albuquerque

    JUNE 06: Fishing rods are seen during a fishing event June 6, 2011 at the Constitution Gardens Pond of the National Mall in Washington, DC. Hundreds of student casted their lines at the event to kick off nationwide celebrations of National Fishing and Boating Week, Great Outdoors Month 2011, and the 140th anniversary of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Fisheries Program.

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  8. Video: Historic Lockkeeper's House relocates on the National MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | Curbed

    ... center and a digital exhibition about the history of the National Mall, reports WTOP . As part of the Constitution Gardens revitalization project , the Lockkeeper's House recently underwent a move, which can be seen in the video found below. The ...

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  9. Nats relief pitcher Sean Doolittle elopes with girlfriend Eireann Dolan ahead of the playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... media feeds. A few details about the down-to-earth event: they exchanged vows on Signer's Island in Constitution Gardens right off the National Mall, and afterwards, they chowed down on tacos at JosA AndrA s' Oyamel , where they wound up ...

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  10. a I dooooooooa : Eireann Dolan and Nats reliever Sean Doolittle elopedRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... never been happier," Dolan tweeted Monday night along with photos from the couple's small ceremony at Constitution Gardens on the Mall. We had the afternoon off so we eloped and we've never been happier aoe aoe aoe pic.twitter.com/NrVB7Klf3R ...

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  11. How Maya Lin's Vietnam War Memorial broke the competition's biggest ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | Salon.com

    ... Thanksgiving break, Maya Lin and three classmates traveled to Washington and walked the landscape of Constitution Gardens. There, her vision of a memorial was born. "Some people were playing Frisbee," she would recall later. "It was a beautiful ...

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  12. Chasing cherry blossomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Sun-Star

    ... a perfect venue to capture Instagram-worthy pictures. Plus: squirrels darting from one tree to another. Constitution Gardens. This huge open space within the vicinity of the Washington Monument is another cherry blossom gem. Obviously a ...

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