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This Week on Metro Connection: Out In The Cold

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It's mid-January, and that means it's time for our annual "Out in the Cold" show. We'll face the frigid waters of the mid-Atlantic with a Maryland family sailing across the world. We'll go skiing on a hill in Virginia, where snow is no longer required for a fun day on the slopes. Plus, we'll sample the cuisine of Iceland, as we continue our Eating in the Embassy series.

[Music: "Every Little Bit Hurts" by John Davis from Title Tracks / "I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm" by Beegie Adair from Jazz Piano Christmas]


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Migrants Work To Hold Onto Latin Food History In Gentrifying D.C. Neighborhood

A restaurant in Washington D.C. that has long been a haven for Central American immigrants is adapting to gentrification in the neighborhood.

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