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The official White House Christmas Tree is delivered to the North Portico of the White House in Washington, Friday, Nov. 29, 2013.
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The official White House Christmas Tree is delivered to the North Portico of the White House in Washington, Friday, Nov. 29, 2013.

With the holiday season upon us, it's time for "Traditions": our annual look at customs and rituals of life in Washington. We'll hear the story of Woodward & Lothrop, once an iconic shopping destination for generations of Washingtonians. We'll swing by a Virginia church with an unusual musical tradition. And we'll check out a world-premiere play that puts a new spin on a classic of American theater.

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