Rock Creek Park Newswire

Rock Creek Park Newswire

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  1. Books of The Times: Jake Tapper's 'Hellfire...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The New York Times

    ... with a thriller's pro forma opening: Charlie Marder, newly minted congressman, wakes up drunk and muddy in Rock Creek Park with the following accouterments: tuxedo, dead cocktail waitress, wrecked Studebaker and high-powered lobbyist to help him ...

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  2. 2019 to be a very busy year in DC trailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | TheWashCycle

    ... currently doing) with a new Virginia Avenue Trail on the south side. There's also more than $10M for the Rock Creek Park Trail rehabilitation project, and $19M for the Maryland Avenue road diet. The reconstruction of South Capitol Street and a new ...

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  3. Volunteers Fish Bike-Share Bikes Out of Rock CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | NBC Washington

    A number of bike-share companies now operate in D.C., and people are finding those bikes everywhere -- including underwater in Rock Creek Park. The Rock Creek Conservancy held a park cleanup event on Saturday and found five bikes and a scooter in the water: three Mobikes, one Capital Bikeshare bike, one Limebike and one Lime-S Electric Scooter.

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  4. Here Are The Best Free Fitness Classes Around DC This Week: April 16-22Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Washingtonian.com

    ... run from Shevchenko Park. All paces welcome, and you set your distance. Routes vary but might wind through Rock Creek Park or along the Potomac. 23rd and P Sts., NW. Friday, April 20, 5PM It's Friday, so it's another free happy hour sesh at Balanced ...

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  5. Squirrel Week is back. Here's how the White House dealt with the critters in 1955.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 14 | The Washington Post

    ... Finally, on March 25, 1955, he made an announcement: Only three squirrels had been relocated, two to Rock Creek Park, one to Virginia. The problem seemed to be over. Trapping had stopped. In his diary entry that day, Hagerty wrote: "I naturally took ...

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  6. Deer meat from national parks is donated to food banksRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 10 | Washington Times

    Annual operations to curb overabundant white-tailed deer at several national parks in Maryland and Washington, D.C. has netted more than 14,000 pounds of venison. WTOP-FM reported Monday that the deer culling took place at Rock Creek Park in the district as well as Antietam National Battle Field, Catoctin Mountain Park and Monocacy National Battlefield in Maryland.

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  7. Deer meat from national parks is donated to food banksRead the original story

    Monday Apr 9 | Brandon Sun

    Annual operations to curb overabundant white-tailed deer at several national parks in Maryland and Washington, D.C. has netted more than 14,000 pounds of venison. WTOP-FM reported Monday that the deer culling took place at Rock Creek Park in the district as well as Antietam National Battle Field, Catoctin Mountain Park and Monocacy National Battlefield in Maryland.

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  8. Fun things for my Mom to do in the DC-areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | Ask MetaFilter

    ... her college days in the 1950s. I was suggesting that she should see if she can arrange some sort of tour in Rock Creek Park (which she loves-my grandfather used to drive through it every day on his way to work), but she's not quite sure. I was ...

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  9. Here Are The Best Free Fitness Classes Around DC This Week: April 9-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | Washingtonian.com

    Monday, April 9, 6PM It's finally light out after 5, making it perfect for a post-work hike through Rock Creek Park. Join DC Metropolitan Hikers for a brisk hike from Pierce Mill, looping north and hitting a variety of trails.

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  10. JFK and the Paradox of LeadershipRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 8 | The Washington Monthly

    ... who loved the outdoors, was a good choice to be intermediary. Some of my first memories are of walking in Rock Creek Park, near our house in Georgetown, where once he even built a raft to float down. When I was growing up, we went on rafting trips - ...

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  11. The Reinvention of 14th Street: A HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 4 | Washingtonian.com

    ... where the physical map of your daily life was determined by the color of your skin. The landscape west of Rock Creek Park was dominated by middle-class and wealthy whites. African-Americans kept mostly to the east, and 14th and U was a hub of ...

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  12. April as Earth Month: Rock Creek Conservancy Hosts Tenth Annual Rock...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 3 | Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space

    ... sites will include some of the area's most iconic parks thanks to the Conservancy's partnerships with Rock Creek Park, part of the National Park Service, and Montgomery Parks, part of the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission. ...

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  13. Here Are The Best Free Fitness Classes Around DC This Week: April 2-8Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 2 | Washingtonian.com

    ... run. Meet at Rabaut Park and plan for a four to five mile run at 8:00-10:00 minute pace, usually through Rock Creek Park. FYI: longstanding also means a large turnout, so the Capital Striders encourage you to register . 1600 Columbia Rd., NW. ...

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  14. Hirshhorn Museum will debut largest site-specific installation by artist Lee Ufan in fall of 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 2 | Curbed

    ... affordable housing is east of the Anacostia River, while higher-priced options are more often found west of Rock Creek Park.

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  15. Treasury staff vent about Linton's dozen visits - and an an aide...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 2 | Daily Mail

    ... wear a pair of gloves,' Linton says. She described the event in a morning walk with a reporter in D.C.'s Rock Creek Park, along with two of her Chihuahuas. 'It was a really big moment for my husband,' Linton says. She compared it to a promotion, and ...

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  16. Ivy City warehouse may be razed for up to five retailers, TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 2 | Curbed

    ... affordable housing is east of the Anacostia River, while higher-priced options are more often found west of Rock Creek Park.

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  17. 13 renderings inside Capital One Cafe's Georgetown locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 2 | Curbed

    ... affordable housing is east of the Anacostia River, while higher-priced options are more often found west of Rock Creek Park.

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  18. Is DC Being Too Mean to Louise Linton?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 1 | Washingtonian.com

    ... wear a pair of gloves." It's a frigid Thursday morning, and Linton is walking two of her Chihuahuas in Rock Creek Park, on a path along the water that she and her "hubby"-as in Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin-enjoy trekking together. We ...

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  19. Expect these funky, 1980s-inspired posters around Southwest D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | Curbed

    ... affordable housing is east of the Anacostia River, while higher-priced options are more often found west of Rock Creek Park.

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  20. D.C.'s cherry blossoms begin budding ahead of peak bloomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | Curbed

    ... affordable housing is east of the Anacostia River, while higher-priced options are more often found west of Rock Creek Park.

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