Extras

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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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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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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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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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Shepherd Park History

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

Shepherd Park History

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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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Neighbors, Inc.

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

Neighbors, Inc.

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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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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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Fish Market

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

Fish Market

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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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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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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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Railroad Ties

WETA explores Del Ray's railroading past.

Railroad Ties

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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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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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Duke Ellington's D.C.

WETA examines the Shaw in which Duke Ellington lived during the 1920s.

Duke Ellington's D.C.

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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