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  1. Bastille Day Celebrates 225th Anniversary of the French RevolutionRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The George Towner

    ... to win a trip for two to France. 2000 18th St., NW. For a more sophisticated soiree, visit the garden of the Georgetown Ritz-Carlton Sunday for complimentary champagne tasting by Moet Ice Imperial, live music, dancing and delicious cake served by a ...

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  2. Report: Stanford women get first basketball commitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... League AA runner-up. She hit 46 three-pointers, including five during a season-high 43-point performance against Georgetown Visitation. The 5-foot-7 Sniezek is not ranked among the top 60 recruits for 2015 by ESPN.com 's HoopGurlz ratings. That ...

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  3. Bio Released Of 'Star-Spangled' Author As Anthem Turns 200Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... went on to become part of Jackson's "Kitchen Cabinet," an unofficial group of advisers that often met in Key's Georgetown home. Although Key was a well-connected mover and shaker in the early days of the fledgling republic (his sister married Roger ...

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  4. Notable deaths in the Washington areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    William E. Hemple, 85, an educator and probation officer who served from 1977 to 1985 as director of management information and research at the probation office of the U.S. District Court in Washington, died June 21 at a health-care center in Bayside, Wis.

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  5. Just Shoot Us: The District's new film office boss, Pierre Bagley,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | City Paper

    ... the 1987 film No Way Out , which features a chase down an escalator next to the C&O Canal and into a fictional Georgetown Metro stop, which happens to look not at all like the Metro and precisely like the Baltimore subway. Since then, the city has ...

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  6. Is there a D.C. dialect? It's a topic locals are pretty 'cised' to discussRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    ... Kate M. Tobey and Davin Coburn/The Washington Post) Sometimes, accents speak louder than words. Just ask the Georgetown University researchers who have been studying the way people here in Washington speak. When they hosted a couple of forums this ...

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  7. Is there a D.C. dialect?Read the original story

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    Sometimes, accents speak louder than words. Just ask the Georgetown University researchers who have been studying the way people here in Washington speak.

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  8. Washington, D.C.: What to See and What to SkipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Time

    Everyone knows the basics when it comes to visiting the nation's capital-see the White House, the Capitol, Supreme Court, the monuments-but the locals know there's a lot more that is worth checking out.

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  9. The economy is showing signs of improvement. So why arena t Democrats talking about it?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    President Obama speaks at the Georgetown Waterfront Park in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, July 1, 2014.

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  10. Retired Corning fiber-optic expert mourned after Dewey Beach accidentRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2013 | Delaware Coast Press

    ... content publicly. O'Connor has an arraignment scheduled for July 22, a clerk at Justice of the Peace Court 14 in Georgetown said. Delaware Department of Justice spokesman Jason Miller said prosecutors are available to assist with any police ...

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  11. Cupcake chain Crumbs Bake Shop closes stores in L.A., elsewhereRead the original story

    Tuesday | Los Angeles Times

    ... and s'mores - eventually for as much as $5 each. Competing cupcakeries, such as Sprinkles in Los Angeles and Georgetown Cupcake in Washington, D.C., popped up across the country and boasted lines out the door. Despite its high prices, Crumbs ...

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  12. Bike the DistrictRead the original story

    Tuesday | High Earth Orbit

    ... American Academy of Sciences and the World Bank Headquarters, the White House lawn, and finally through historic Georgetown or even along the small canal. It was those quiet mornings as the sun was rising and the fog burning off the Potomac that are ...

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  13. Celebrate Bastille Day with mimes and racing maidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | The Washington Post

    Washingtonians love Bastille Day, and there's even more reason to celebrate this year: July 14 falls on a Monday, so the races, garden parties and happy hours are spread over four days instead of one.

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  14. Allen Highfield Named General Manager for Montage Deer ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Hotel News Resource

    Highfield joins Montage Deer Valley with an extensive and diverse background in the luxury hospitality industry where he has operated in resort mountain destinations, as well as urban luxury properties.

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  15. In Performance Video: City of Conversation's Jan MaxwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... socialite with a firm belief in traditional liberal values and a flair for hosting dinner parties at her Georgetown home." In this scene, she harshly criticizes her conservative daughter-in-law for her support of the Reagan administration's ...

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  16. washingtonpost.com/news/morning-m...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | The Washington Post

    ... with the many Starbucks on and around K Street in Washington, D.C.? Maybe it was the decor. The very successful Georgetown Cupcake proffers its sweets at a cheery shop with pink-painted walls and pretty window displays, where cupcakes beckon from ...

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  17. Obama's plan for highway fund won't workRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | The Columbus Dispatch

    There he goes again. President Barack Obama spoke at the Key Bridge in the Georgetown area of Washington, D.C., on Tuesday to lay out his plan for funding the Highway Trust Fund .

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  18. Allen Highfield has been appointed General Manager at Montage Deer Valley in Park City - UT, USARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Hospitality Net

    Highfield joins Montage Deer Valley with an extensive and diverse background in the luxury hospitality industry where he has operated in resort mountain destinations, as well as urban luxury properties.

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  19. Hungry for power? Eat your way through the nationa s capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | New York Post

    ... whose clientele also includes Bill Cosby and Martha Stewart. Indeed, the management of the new Capella Hotel in Georgetown refuses comment on any politicians or celebrities who dine and stay there. Still, on any given night at Bourbon Steak , on the ...

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  20. Marijuana advocates submit petition signatures for D.C. ballot initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | The Washington Post

    Adam Eidinger, center foreground in plaid shirt, chairman of the DC Cannabis Campaign, and staffers with the DC Cannabis Campaign show off stacks of collected signatures to legalize marijuana in Washington.

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