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Real people... real lives... real communities. That's what we capture on Door to Door, our weekly trip around the National Capital Region.

As we whisk you through D.C., Maryland and Virginia, you'll hear residents talk - in their own words – about the history, culture and flavor of the places they call home.

We hear how D.C. neighborhoods like Cleveland Park were once known as "streetcar suburbs"... and learn about Georgetown's rich African-American history. Plus, we find out how Falls Church, VA has remained the kind of place where you can call the mayor at home... and meet a man whose family has been farming in Mitchellville, MD for more than a century.

So come along as we knock on the doors that make the Washington region an extraordinary place to live.

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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Door To Door: Lincoln Heights, D.C. And Linden, Md.

This week, we visit Lincoln Heights in Northeast D.C. and the Linden neighborhood of Silver Spring, Md.
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Door To Door: Blagden Alley/Naylor Court, D.C. and Rosslyn, Va.

This week, we visit Rosslyn, Va. and the northwest D.C., neighborhood of Blagden Alley/Naylor Court.

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Door To Door: Petworth, D.C.

This week, we go back in time to visit the Petworth of decades past.
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Door To Door: Kalorama Triangle, D.C. And Lyttonsville, Md.

This week we visit the Kalorama Triangle neighborhood in Northwest D.C., and the Lyttonsville neighborhood of Silver Spring, Md.

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Door to Door: Herndon, Va. And Eckington, D.C.

It's our weekly trip around the region. This week, we visit Northeast D.C.'s Eckington neighborhood and the historic downtown of Herndon, Va.

Saturday, February 25, 2012

Door to Door at DCPL

Door-to-Door at the DC Public Library

Record your story about the place you call home as part of the “Door to Door at DCPL” oral history collaboration between the DC Public Library and WAMU 88.5.

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Door To Door: Kingman Park, D.C. And Great Falls, Va.

It's our weekly trip around the region. This week, we visit D.C.'s Kingman Park and Great Falls, VA.

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Door To Door: Hillbrook, D.C. And Elkridge, Md.

This week, we visit Hillbrook in Northeast D.C., and Elkridge in Howard County, Md.
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Door to Door: Takoma Park and Burleith

It's our weekly trip around the region. This week, we visit the Takoma Park and Burleith neighborhoods of Washington, D.C.
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Door To Door: Bellevue, D.C. And Cherrydale, Va.

It's our weekly trip around the region. This week, we visit Bellevue in Southwest D.C. and Cherrydale in Arlington, Va.

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