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Door To Door: Foxhall Village, D.C. And Pimmit Hills, Va. (Originally broadcast Nov. 18, 2011)

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Cindy Kwitchoff relaxes in her backyard garden in Pimmit Hills, Va.
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Cindy Kwitchoff relaxes in her backyard garden in Pimmit Hills, Va.

It's our weekly trip around the region. This week, we visit Northwest D.C.'s Foxhall Village and Virginia's Pimmit Hills.

[Music: "No, Girl" by John Davis from Title Tracks / "Vivaldi-Spring R. 269, Concerto in E Major" by The Baronics from Get Bach]

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