Rock Creek Park Newswire (Page 3)

Rock Creek Park Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rock Creek Park. (Page 3)

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  1. 16 great spots to check out the fall foliage right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | Curbed

    ... From either side of the bridge that connects Woodley Park and Adams Morgan, it's possible to look down into Rock Creek Park and see an awesome aerial view of all the colorful trees. Actually, the entirety of Georgetown north of O Street is a pretty ...

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  2. Earth from Space: Washington, DCRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2017 | Space Ref

    ... The White House sits just north of the Mall. Nearly 20% of the District's area comprises parkland, such as Rock Creek Park appearing dark green in the upper-central part of the image. The parkland follows the flow of Rock Creek, a tributary to the ...

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  3. Philip Levy, owner of Bridge Street Books in Georgetown, dies at 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... suggested, "Why don't you open your own bookstore?" Located on Pennsylvania Avenue NW, on the west bank of Rock Creek Park at the entrance to Georgetown, the bookstore was a venue where the owner did more than sell books. He sat by the front door, ...

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  4. D.C. rent comparison: What $1,500/month rents youRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Curbed

    ... all utilities. Unfortunately, no pets are allowed, and there is no off-street parking. The unit overlooks Rock Creek Park. Shared laundry is available in the building. a ' If looking for a great location by a ton of restaurants and retailers, this ...

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  5. Some areas of D.C. don't have much. But we have guns.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... public safety. But the reductions are uneven. Eastern sections of the city rack up the big numbers. West of Rock Creek Park, relatively speaking, is a demilitarized zone. But it is the specter of violence - fear that danger could be lurking around ...

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  6. An island that could unite D.C. lies in the middle of the river that divides itRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... to provide quality programs. In many ways, National Children's Island could be like the extraordinary Rock Creek Park or Roosevelt Island on the west side of the city. We know that the lives of our children and grandchildren are increasingly ...

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  7. Design Agency Insider: Threespot Washington, DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | How

    ... stroll through some of the world's elite museums (for free), or ride a bike through the green expanse of Rock Creek Park. Readers of HOW might be familiar with agencies like Design Army, HZDG and Huge, but that's just scratching the surface. With a ...

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  8. Traffic Stop in Virginia Ends With Pursuit in NW DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | NBC Washington

    ... from a car running on rims. Police said the chase started Arlington, Virginia, and entered Washington along Rock Creek Park, Northwest, on Tuesday afternoon. At some point, the tires were flattened, and the vehicle was running on its rims when it ...

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  9. Unearthing African American HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | The George Towner

    ... the installation of historic markers is planned are along the C&O Canal, at the Georgetown waterfront and in Rock Creek Park. Longtime Georgetown resident Neville Waters, president of the Mt. Zion Cemetery/Female Union Band Society, pointed out the ...

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  10. Want to check all the bike-share options at once? There's now an app for that.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... Department of Transportation, the companies are supposed to keep the bikes from being parked on the Mall, in Rock Creek Park, on private property, and from crossing the river into Virginia, but that hasn't stopped some users.

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  11. A bit of Zurich in a house across from Rock Creek ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... two years for Barnes to bring the project to completion. Because the property is across Oregon Avenue from Rock Creek Park, the design by architect Charles Warren of Teass-Warren underwent rigorous scrutiny by the U.S. Commission of Fine Arts. ...

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  12. 10 D.C. area hikes worth traveling to, mappedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Curbed

    ... more active, though, with some hiking trails. Already , Curbed DC has looked at a few notable hikes along Rock Creek Park, but let's look a little further and find some other hikes worth seeking. From Rock Creek Park to the Theodore Roosevelt ...

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  13. The Arctic: What's at StakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | Sierra

    ... where she developed a love of the outdoors which she maintains in Washington, D.C. through regular visits to Rock Creek Park and the wild places beyond. Thanks for signing up for the Insider ! Look for emails from insider@sierraclub.org every other ...

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  14. What are the best places in the D.C. area for hiking?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | Curbed

    ... tdoors, where do you go? Washington, D.C., has a good number of options for hiking, from the Valley Trail in Rock Creek Park to Theodore Roosevelt Island, but how do you narrow them down to the favorite few?

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  15. Tour to showcase cutting-edge Washington-area homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | The Washington Post

    The tour will include a house on Chesterfield Place NW in Washington that's inspired by the surrounding trees of Rock Creek Park. Although the Washington region may be better known for its brick Colonial-style stately houses, some gems of modern architecture can also be found in the area.

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  16. Where to collect fall leavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2013 | The Washington Post

    Rock Creek Park has 32 miles of trails, many of them with spectacular views. Hooray for fall! Okay, you've waved goodbye to summer and said hello to school.

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  17. DC Public Schools Transformed After Decade of Reform?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | NBC Washington

    ... many schools. The racial achievement gap persists: white students attending schools in neighborhoods west of Rock Creek Park score higher in achievement tests than African-American and Latino students in poor parts of town. "Teacher turnover is ...

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  18. First-Ever Modern Home Tour Set for DC-Metro AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... Home Tour. Participating architects and designers, and featured neighborhoods include: (1) Hidden away near Rock Creek Park, see a modern home designed by Travis Price Architects, which features a street side facade of copper, and a park side rear ...

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  19. Nobu Opens Sept. 12 at 25th & MRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | The George Towner

    ... and a sushi bar - along with private event spaces. There is an outdoor dining space overlooking a section of Rock Creek Park that is not yet ready. At the far end of the dining room, a convertible private dining space gives way to open-air and ...

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  20. Only in D.C.: What to do when your neighbor is a foreign governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... by Serbia, Sri Lanka and Pakistan located in Kalorama, a tony neighborhood of grand homes perched above Rock Creek Park in the city's Northwest quadrant. "The offending properties are a public embarrassment to the neighborhoods, to the District of ...

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