Extras

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    Murals

    WETA spotlights Adams Morgan's murals and introduces some of their artists.

    Murals

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    Adams Morgan History

    WETA examines the transformation of Adams Morgan from farmland to urban hot spot.

    Adams Morgan History

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    La Comunidad Latina

    WETA explores how Adams Morgan became the center of the Latino community in the District.

    La Comunidad Latina

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    Community Garden

    The community garden in Glover Park is one of the few "victory garden" sites still in use.

    Community Garden

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    Artist Carlton Fletcher

    Carlton Fletcher paints images of Glover Park with both his brushes and words.

    Artist Carlton Fletcher

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    A Spirited Past

    Established during Prohibition, Pearson's Wine & Spirits remains a D.C. fixture today.

    A Spirited Past

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    Ready to Play

    The Glover Park co-ed softball league is the city's only independent neighborhood league.

    Ready to Play

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    Shepherd Park Homes

    Shepherd Park boasts an unusually diverse architectural mixture of home styles.

    Shepherd Park Homes

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    Shepherd Park History

    Once farmland, Shepherd Park is now one of Washington's densest urban neighborhoods.

    Shepherd Park History

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    Neighbors, Inc.

    In the late 1950s, Shepherd Park residents formed Neighbors, Inc. to promote integration.

    Neighbors, Inc.

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    Fish Market

    WETA visits the bustling Maine Avenue Fish Wharf, a D.C. institution for over 200 years.

    Fish Market

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    Historic Southwest

    Tour the oldest row houses in D.C. and a waterfront area on the brink of redevelopment.

    Historic Southwest

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    KidSafe

    KidSafe helps children in Southwest, D.C., succeed at school and in life.

    KidSafe

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    Dr. Dorothy Height

    Dr. Dorothy Height exemplifies the important role of women in the Civil Rights Movement.

    Dr. Dorothy Height

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    City Hall Galleries

    Tour the gallery spaces at Bowie City Hall and view the work of homegrown artists.

    City Hall Galleries

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    Local Pages

    John Rouse, editor of the Bowie Blade News, offers a newspaperman's view of Bowie, MD.

    Local Pages

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    Bowie International Festival

    The Bowie International Festival explores traditions, food and art from many cultures.

    Bowie International Festival

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    The Dairy Godmother

    The Dairy Godmother is a sweet example of a thriving independent business in Del Ray.

    The Dairy Godmother

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    Art on the Avenue

    The Del Ray "Art on the Avenue" festival features over 300 artists and craftspeople.

    Art on the Avenue

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    Railroad Ties

    WETA explores Del Ray's railroading past.

    Railroad Ties

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    Memories of Del Ray

    Longtime Del Ray resident Norman Grimm reflects on changes in his neighborhood.

    Memories of Del Ray

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    Ledroit Park

    Now a diverse neighborhood, LeDroit Park was orginally a gated "Whites only" community.

    Ledroit Park

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    Anna J. Cooper House

    Brian Brown is restoring the Anna J. Cooper House to resemble its appearance around 1900.

    Anna J. Cooper House

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    Ben's Chili Bowl

    Ben's Chili Bowl has been cooking up halfsmokes, burgers and chili in DC since 1958.

    Ben's Chili Bowl