Rock Creek Park Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Gael Monfils finds success at Citi Open as he considers post-tennis career as watchmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | USA Today

    Gael Monfils finds success at Citi Open as he considers post-tennis career as watchmaker The Frenchman won the tournament last year and has won six ATP titles in his career Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2wjMz2p WASHINGTON - Wearing the same bright blue shirt, Gael Monfils was followed around Rock Creek Park Tennis Center Tuesday by a pack of kids. No. 22 on the ATP tour, he has cherished his time at this venue.

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  2. Promising Citi Open Begins on a Rainy SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | The George Towner

    ... proceeds from the Citi Open benefit the Washington Tennis & Education Foundation (WTEF.) The tournament in Rock Creek Park will feature continuous action on 5 courts. Nick Kyrgios (Australia) has been called the most talented player since Roger ...

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  3. All-stars spotlight: AdventuringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Washington Blade

    ... along the historic trails and vistas that are in abundance in the Washington area including hikes through Rock Creek Park, Civil War battlefields and the C&O Canal. This weekend the group will host the Whiteoak Canyon-Robertson Hike on Saturday and ...

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  4. Fitness for Fido: DC-area dogs workoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... on exercise. Each day, Prichard takes his canine clients out on excursions to nearby destinations such as Rock Creek Park or Theodore Roosevelt Island. Once there, they hike, run or "do hills." Sometimes, a weighted backpack is added for strength ...

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  5. Politico Writer's Beef with Trump: He's Too Fat to be President. SeriouslyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2017 | Accuracy In Media

    ... who was an avid outdoorsman."Teddy Roosevelt went on legendary 'rough, cross-country walks' in D.C.'s Rock Creek Park and was once punched in the eye by a sparring partner half his age," Strauss wrote. "John F. Kennedy projected an image of youthful ...

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  6. 10 D.C. area parks either planned or under renovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Curbed

    Already , people who love green spaces should be able to fall in love with the nation's capital. There are so many parks and public areas to choose from, from Meridian Hill Park to Rock Creek Park.

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  7. Georgia Ambassador's glassy Forest Hills home lists for $4.95MRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Curbed

    ... this five-bedroom, five-and-a-half-bathroom property is up for grabs with 10,000 square feet of space. With Rock Creek Park only next door, homebuyers are able to see views of the dense forest from nearly every corner of the house, thanks to the ...

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  8. 16 kid-friendly locations in the D.C. area, mappedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | Curbed

    ... neighborhoods across the country, ranked Washington, D.C. as the third best city in the country for parks. Rock Creek Park in particular is one of America's largest and oldest city parks , so it's worth taking a visit. There are several ...

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  9. D.C.'s Kalorama Triangle is a nook of serenity tucked into a bustling cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Adjacent to Kalorama and Rock Creek Park, Kalorama Triangle in Northwest Washington offers access and peace to potential residents who "want to feel like they're close to the bustle of an urban environment but cherish the calm and serenity of a neighborhood," said Michael Rankin, managing partner of TTR Sotheby's International Realty. Chris VanArsdale was single and didn't have any children when he began searching for a house nearly 20 years ago.

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  10. Don't stay sedentary on your staycationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Washington Blade

    ... allows you to forget about the hustle bustle of the city for a day. Did you know there are horse stables in Rock Creek Park? You can book one-hour trail rides right next to the creek itself. No experience needed. These aren't fast gallops, but ...

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  11. Federal City Council to negotiate lease for federally owned golf courses in D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... has nine months to convince the federal agency it can overhaul Park Service-owned facilities: Langston and Rock Creek Park golf courses as well as the golf course and tennis courts at East Potomac Park, known as Hains Point. The signing of the ...

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  12. Staffer to Spend Recess Playing Tennis for Team USARead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Roll Call

    ... I wasn't just joking that I play tennis for fun," she said. Dabrowski trains at D.C.'s East Potomac Park and Rock Creek Park and occasionally at the University of Maryland's training facility in College Park. "My office has been super supportive," ...

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  13. Busy times at DDOT - Rock Creek Park Trail, C Street and NY Avenue TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | TheWashCycle

    ... happen and their more recent designs give more reasons to be hopeful. Tonight there is also a meeting on the Rock Creek Park Multi-use Trail and Pedestrian Bridge over Rock Creek.The meeting will be an open house format with a brief presentation ...

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  14. Former ghost road is DC's newest trail newRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... path features a .07-mile trail that goes through Woodley Park, Cleveland Park and Mount Pleasant and ends at Rock Creek Park. The trail is lined with 52 LED dark-sky streetlights, 13 benches and new retaining walls meant to protect it from a storm ...

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  15. A Weekend Wedding for Steven MnuchinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... Avenue Heights neighborhood, have enjoyed the transition to Washington, where they have walked their dogs in Rock Creek Park and can ride their bicycles to Mount Vernon on the weekends. "We enjoy the museums and architecture," Ms. Linton wrote. ...

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  16. Damon Gooch, Skylar Morton earn wild cards for the Citi Open qualifying tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Damon Gooch, 30, will play in the Citi Open qualifying tournament for the first time in July. In the span of four days, 17-year-old Andrew Fenty showcased to his hometown why he's one of the best junior tennis players in the world, beating former and current collegiate players en route to the Citi Open Wild Card Challenge men's final at the Rock Creek Park Tennis Center in Northwest Washington.

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  17. Therea s a Word for the People Who Block the Metro EscalatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Washingtonian.com

    ... also natural obstacles: To get from Dupont Circle to Woodley Park, WMATA originally proposed a bridge over Rock Creek Park. But the National Park Service requested that it dig a tunnel, leaving two stations "with agonizingly slow, albeit majestic, ...

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  18. Spineless creature studied in DC swampRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | The Westerner

    ... lives in swampy areas called seepage springs where groundwater sometimes spills out onto the surface of Rock Creek Park, in Washington, D.C., its only known home in the world. Because it is so rare, and perhaps also because of its prestigious ZIP ...

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  19. Spineless creature in Washington, DC swamp studiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Dear Kitty

    ... lives in swampy areas called seepage springs where groundwater sometimes spills out onto the surface of Rock Creek Park, in Washington, D.C., its only known home in the world. Because it is so rare, and perhaps also because of its prestigious ZIP ...

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  20. Spineless creature studied in DC swampRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Science Daily

    ... lives in swampy areas called seepage springs where groundwater sometimes spills out onto the surface of Rock Creek Park, in Washington, D.C., its only known home in the world. Because it is so rare, and perhaps also because of its prestigious ZIP ...

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