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  1. WWII memorial in DC marks 70th D-Day anniversaryWWII memorial in DC...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Courier News

    ... World War II Memorial is located at the end of the Reflecting Pool between the Lincoln Memorial and the Washington Monument. The granite memorial features two towers, one each dedicated to the Atlantic and Pacific theaters of the War, 56 columns, ...

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  2. Donovan House, A Kimpton Hotel In Washington, D.C. Completes Multimillion-Dollar RedesignRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | Hotel Interactive

    ... television. The decor is minimalistic and adorned with a single circular black and white print of the Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool. Ten of Donovan House's King Suites also received an upgrade with the addition of a ...

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  3. In D.C., veterans, dignitaries commemorate D-Day invasion at Normandy during World War IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... Allied countries carried out giant wreaths with ribbons and propped them up so they were facing the Washington Monument. The moment was very solemn: D-Day veterans, gingerly escorted the foreign officials to present the wreaths - and hardly any ...

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  4. The National World War II MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | CNN

    ... Washington D.C., on the eastern end of the Reflecting Pool, located between the Lincoln Memorial and the Washington Monument. The Freedom Wall is on the west side of the memorial. The wall has 4,048 gold stars, each representing 100 Americans who ...

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  5. Politics 2010A Red Tide of ChangeRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... Stewart, too, came into the moment of unity and reconciliation he helped create there in the glow of the Washington Monument and the Lincoln Memorial, a place where humor and feeling and real Americans - real persons - can live. By the way, General ...

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  6. G-R Fourth Grade AmericanismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Northern-Sun Print

    ... few veterans had gone on the most recent Honor Flight. We also talked about the recent reopening of the Washington Monument. Everyone received a poppy in recognition of the upcoming Memorial Day holiday.

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  7. Donovan House Completes Multimillion-Dollar MakeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Hotel Business

    ... throw pillow. The room also features minimalistic decor, a single circular black-and-white print of the Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool, and a new 55-in. inset TV. Ten of the property's King Suites have been upgraded with a ...

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  8. A day with heroes: Honor flight brings veterans to D.C. to see monumentsRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... War II Memorial, many of them seeing it for the first time. The memorial itself, nestled behind the Washington Monument, is designed to blend in with the surrounding city, reflecting the humble nature of the men and women who volunteered to fight in ...

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  9. Maine's Vinalhaven Island by ferry and bike: Quiet coves, rocky shore and old granite quarriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... and city streets around the country, including for Civil War forts, the base of the Brooklyn Bridge, the Washington Monument and New York's Cathedral of St. John the Divine. The industry died out as granite was replaced by steel and concrete, but ...

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  10. Maine's scenic Vinalhaven Island by ferry and bikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Newsday

    ... and city streets around the country, including for Civil War forts, the base of the Brooklyn Bridge, the Washington Monument and New York's Cathedral of St. John the Divine. The industry died out as granite was replaced by steel and concrete, but ...

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  11. Paying Respects to President Reagan on the Tenth Anniversary of his DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Amy Ridenour

    ... children and some somber adults went to pay our respects as the President's caisson traveled from the Washington Monument to the Capitol building. It was hot, and crowded, but we heard no one complain. No one talked about politics, either, or much ...

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  12. Jay Williams discusses his new role in the Obama AdministrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... of investments." Williams' office is in the Department of Commerce and from his desk he has views of the Washington monument, the WWII memorial and part of the White House, but there's not a day that goes by that he doesn't think about where he's ...

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  13. Fridaya s Astronomy Festival hails planets above and historya s starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... The pageantry of heaven unfolds Friday afternoon into the night, as the northeastern grounds of the Washington Monument becomes filled with telescopes, binoculars and cosmic cheer. It's the fifth annual Astronomy Festival on the National Mall, from ...

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  14. One-way tolls start on Route 22 bridge in 1989 - Almanac June 4, 2014Read the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | NJ.com

    ... the President's yacht. Next they visited the Congressional library. On Friday morning they ascended the Washington monument, and visited the Smithsonian Institute and National Museum. They then enjoyed a boat ride to Mount Vernon, and admired the ...

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  15. Land of Lincoln Honor Flight schedules 27 flight for June 10Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... the opportunity to visit the Ronald Reagan National Airport and Lincoln Memorial, as well as see the Washington Monument, Jefferson Memorial, DC World War I Memorial, and much more. Veterans on this flight come from the Illinois cities of Alhambra, ...

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  16. Vice President Millard FillmoreRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... of July holiday listening to a conciliatory speech by Senator Foote and laying a ceremonial stone at the Washington Monument. He appeared to experience a mild heat stroke and returned to the White House for refreshments. Taylor drank iced milk, ate ...

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  17. Washington MonumentRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | The Honest Hypocrite

    Freed from its scaffolding cage, but not yet open to the public.

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  18. Bike the DistrictRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | High Earth Orbit

    ... one of several routes. Either a scenic trip along the national mall, cruising past the Capitol Building, Washington Monument, Reflecting Pool, Lincoln Memorial and skirting the rolling hills of Arlington Cemetery. Or the shortest route along the ...

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  19. Sunday Feature: A great trip to the Washington Monument on its re-opening dayRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | County 10 News

    ... and headed into the heart of Washington. My goal was to stand surrounded by flags at the foot of the Washington Monument on its proud reopening day to visitors, nearly three years after a 5.8 magnitude earthquake had damaged the monument. - albeit ...

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  20. Trotz says the signs pointed him to the CapitalsRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... in almost two decades, Trotz came across a box containing old vacation snapshots of the U.S. Capitol and Washington Monument; a Capitals T-shirt his daughter Shalan, now in her 20s, used to wear as a toddler; a copy of Trotz's 1987 contract with ...

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