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Real people... real lives... real communities. That's what we capture on Door to Door, our ongoing 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: Woodridge, D.C. And Del Ray, Va.

This week, we visit Woodridge in Northeast D.C., and Del Ray in Alexandria, Va.

Saturday, May 19, 2012

Door To Door At D.C. Public Library

Record your story about the place you call home for Metro Connection's Door to Door, from 1 to 5 p.m., Saturday, May 19 at Southeast Library.
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Door To Door: Woodland Normanstone, D.C. And Lorton, Va.

This week, we visit Lorton, Va. and Woodland Normanstone in Northwest D.C.

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

This week, we visit Northwest D.C.'s Foxhall Village and Virginia's Pimmit Hills.

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Door To Door: Cherrydale, Va. And Michigan Park , D.C.

This week, we visit D.C.'s Michigan Park and Cherrydale, Va.
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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.