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June 20 - July 7, 2014: Washington, DC - The Library of Congress

In my post on Capitol Hill and the U.S. Botanic Garden, I mentioned that my husband and I had gone to the Library of Congress on June 24 to ask if we could listen to a recording of an interview my father-in-law gave for the Veterans History Project.   1,657 more words

Summer 2014

What you can learn by standing on your head

I was once asked the question: What would be the first line of your autobiography?

This was my answer: “She always said that learning to do a free-standing headstand was one of her life’s biggest accomplishments: it took dedication, hard work, patience, and balance.” 851 more words

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Plan a Visit Washington D.C. Recommended by Infinity Incentive Group

Though it does not seem like the ideal vacation spot, Washington D.C. is actually a great place to see the heart of America and its history. 263 more words

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First-time Home Buyer Tax Credit in the Works

A new tax credit is in the works for first-time home buyers in Washington DC. The First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit Amendment Act of 2014 legislation being considered by the DC Council would reduce the recordation tax rate for first-time home buyers in Washington DC from 1.45% to .725% percent of the property sales price. 158 more words

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A Little DC Grid Metaphor to Help with Work Study

Navigating the Grid Pattern of Website Development.”

I had fun writing this for my company’s blog this week. Not only did I learn things I didn’t know about D.C. 24 more words

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Washington, DC Celebrates Oktoberfest Germany-Style

Looking for a great Oktoberfest celebration? Look no further than Washington, DC! Kate Gibbs, media relations manager at Destination DC, said that Washington, DC is home away from home for many Germans. 15 more words

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Church Retreats in Washington, DC For Serenity & Spiritual Renewal

Even though politics, history and sightseeing are usually what drive visitors to Washington, DC, we’ve picked some of the top spots to tour that may offer you and your group serenity and relaxation. 26 more words

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