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  1. Holder's visit to Ferguson calms community after Michael Brown shooting, unrestRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    Attorney General Eric Holder meets with Missouri Highway Patrol Captain Ron Johnson during his visit to Ferguson, Missouri, Aug. 20, 2014; Holder's visit helped calm the unrest that started when Michael Brown was shot on Aug. 9 Attorney General Eric Holder meets with Missouri Highway Patrol Captain Ron Johnson during his visit to Ferguson, ... (more)

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  2. Sunday Is the 200th Anniversary of the Burning of the White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Time

    ... will be celebrated in Washington with a 5k run at the Historic Congressional Cemetery, a family festival in Georgetown and a beer festival at Yards Park. And there's one group that's really celebrating: the British Embassy, tongue just a little in ...

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  3. Diana West:Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Jewish World Review

    One thing an old Ivy League revolutionary can't stand is people noticing that he represents the Establishment.

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  4. Congressional Cemetery race commemorates the 200th anniversary of the burning of WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The Brits burned Washington on Aug. 24, 1814. The one good thing about that: The 200th anniversary falls on a Sunday, perfect timing for Congressional Cemetery to hold its Flee the British 5K .

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  5. Unique Events Mark 200th Anniversary of Washington's Capture and BurningRead the original story

    Yesterday | The George Towner

    Sunday marks the 200th anniversary of the Capture and Burning of Washington by British forces during the War of 1812, "America's Second War of Independence."

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  6. Council hosts Jazz AmbassadorsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Georgetown Times

    The Cultural Council of Georgetown County is proud to present an amazing, free and family-friendly concert to the community on Sat., Aug. 30. The Jazz Ambassadors of the United States Army Field Band will perform at 6 p.m. at Francis Marion Park, on Front Street along the harbor in Georgetown.

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  7. Gentrification on the WaterfrontRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Washingtonian.com

    ... transform the gritty, often forgotten Southwest quadrant into a destination with the see-and-be-seen appeal of Georgetown and the youthful vibe of the Navy Yard neighborhood. When construction ends in 2017, the marina will be only one part of a ...

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  8. Cake pops in Woodley Park, high-end clothing in Georgetown and a big addition in PetworthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    ... will get a rear addition plus the three-story addition. 3303 M St. NW : Renovations to a 2,400-square-foot Georgetown first-floor retail tenant space for a new Alice and Olivia clothing boutique. It will be the first freestanding Alice and Olivia in ...

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  9. Flights of fancy: Top sculptors exhibit new works at BrookgreenRead the original story

    Yesterday | Coastal Observer

    ... how the artists bundled their creations in layers. Brookgreen coordinates with Coastal Transfer and Storage of Georgetown to transport the sculptures after finding it too time consuming to receive the crates separately. The company collected the ...

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  10. Eric Holder REVEALS His Lame Run-Ins With the PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Caller

    Attorney General Eric Holder greets Capt. Ron Johnson of the Missouri State Highway Patrol at Drake's Place Restaurant in Florrissant, Missouri August 20, 2014.

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  11. Eric Holder visits Ferguson, demonstrators detained in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    ... how he and his cousin were stopped by a cop in Washington, D.C., while walking to a movie in the upscale Georgetown section - and how he had to tell his relative to stop "mouthing off." U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, left, talks with Capt. Ron ...

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  12. Holder visits Ferguson as hearings commenceRead the original story

    Yesterday | Post-gazette.com

    ... it had on me." He also recalled an incident in which he was stopped by police in the tony Washington suburb of Georgetown during a nighttime jog with his cousin. "Police car comes driving up, flashes his lights, yells, 'Where you going? Hold it!' I ...

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  13. Holder Recalls Being 'Angry' After Police EncountersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    Attorney General Eric Holder shakes hands with Bri Ehsan, right, following his meeting with students at St. Louis Community College Florissant Valley, Aug. 20, 2014, in Ferguson, Missouri.

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  14. In Falls Church, Eden Center tenants sue landlord, say mall crumbling around themRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    ... Church, where the Mad Fox brewery is located, charges $35 a square foot. Several prime spaces are available in Georgetown for about $50 a square foot. "For neighborhood and community shopping centers in Northern Virginia," said Sandy Paul of Delta ...

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  15. Holder pledges top investigators for FergusonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... that was and how angry I was and the impact it had on me," he said. Holder also told of being stopped in the Georgetown section of Washington because he and his cousin were running to make a movie. At the time, he was a federal prosecutor. The ...

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  16. EverFi: Leading the Charge in Education Innovation from GeorgetownRead the original story

    Wednesday | The George Towner

    ... in D.C., Davidson was drawn to the District. for its pool of bright young talent. He chose to headquarter in Georgetown from a recruitment standpoint, arguing that setting up home base in a "cultural center" is important to 21st-century workers. It ...

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  17. Maps: Mapping the Very Best Art Deco Sprinkled Around D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Curbed

    ... Condo in June for $925,000, according to DC Condo Boutique's blog. The newswoman - who attended college at Georgetown U for a few years in the 1980s - scored the pad (in a sweet Victorian conversion) for 34K under the asking price. We've got images ...

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  18. NW Washington, D.C. Hotels Want Travelers to Live #LikeALocal for the WeekendRead the original story

    Tuesday | Market Wire

    Marriott Hotels want guests to experience Washington, D.C. #LikeALocal with their new Weekend #LikeALocal package.

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  19. Hotels in Bethesda, MD Offer a Package Designed to Let Visitors See D.C. #LikeALocalRead the original story

    Tuesday | Market Wire

    ... trail frequented by walkers, joggers, bikers and Rollerbladers. The seven-mile stretch between Bethesda and Georgetown features a hard-surface trail that is pretty enough to encourage everyone to take the scenic route. Guests have their choice from ...

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  20. Tech Sector's Capital InfusionRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Wall Street Journal

    To accommodate the growth of his digital-advertising agency, Peter Corbett will move his firm to a 17,000-square-foot office housed in a refurbished Wonder Bread factory, a historic building in Washington that was abandoned in the 1980s and recently brought back to life by Douglas Development Corp. The deal, completed last week, means that Mr.

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