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Door To Door: LeDroit Park & The West End, D.C.

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Linda Frees, a long-time resident of West End, sits in her apartment living room.
Jonna McKone
Linda Frees, a long-time resident of West End, sits in her apartment living room.

It's our weekly trip around the region. This week we visit the Northwest D.C. neighborhoods of LeDroit Park and the West End.

[Music: "No, Girl" by John Davis from Title Tracks / "What a Wonderful World" by Shawn Lee's Ping Pong Orchestra from A Very Ping Pong Christmas]

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