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Door to Door: Locust Hill Estates & Fort Stanton

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Cynthia Battle lives in the Fort Stanton neighborhood of southeast Washington.
Cynthia Battle
Cynthia Battle lives in the Fort Stanton neighborhood of southeast Washington.

In our weekly trip around the region, we visit Locust Hill Estates in Bethesda, Maryland, and Fort Stanton in Southeast Washington.

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