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Door To Door: Woodridge, D.C. And Del Ray, Va.

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It's our weekly trip around the region. This week, we visit Woodridge in Northeast D.C., and Del Ray in Alexandria, Va.

[Music: "No, Girl " by John Davis from Title Tracks]

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This map shows previous Door to Door segments, and includes links to photos and show audio. The yellow marker represents neighborhoods featured in Washington, D.C., the blue represents neighborhoods in Maryland, and the red represents neighborhoods in Virginia.

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