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The National Arboretum: a taster

If only politicians looked as far ahead as the planners of the National Arboretum! It’s early days yet, and I won’t be around to see groves of mature gingkos, or tulip trees, or Wollemi pines, or Californian palms. 442 more words


U.S. Warned Jared Kushner About Wendi Deng Murdoch

Officials said the businesswoman could be trying to further Beijing’s interests, people familiar with the matter say

By Kate O’Keeffe and Aruna Viswanatha
The Wall Street Journal… 1,402 more words

National Arboretum: Winter Scenes

Ran in the National Arboretum this morning and took in the beautiful, cold, and quiet scenery of winter.  I spent time mostly in the Rose Garden and the Capital Columns.  13 more words


Springtime in Canberra: Visiting Floriade, the Handmade Markets and the National Arboretum, Sep 2017

Floriade is an event that has grown in both popularity and scope each year and in its 30th year, we made the drive down to admire the floral displays and sculptures in Canberra’s Commonwealth Park. 641 more words



Dear Jo,

I remember when you started running in college. You founded that running club in our sorority and I don’t remember if the club was successful but I do remember when you ran that Rock and Roll 10K. 786 more words


Reopening the Japanese Pavilion

It was a unique honor and a priveledge to be able to attend a very special event at the National Bonsai & Penjing Museum in Washington D.C. 384 more words