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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: Adelphi, Md. and Bluemont, Va

It's our regular trip around the region. This week, we visit the Bluemont neighborhood of Arlington, Virginia, and Adelphi, Maryland.

[Music: "No, Girl" by John Davis from Title Tracks / "Summertime" by Dizzy Gillespie from The Real Thing]

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Door to Door: Annandale & Mt. Pleasant

This week, we hear about Koreatown in Annandale, Va., and learn about the cultural diversity of Mt. Pleasant, in Northwest D.C.

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

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Door to Door: Brightwood & Benning Heights

Our weekly trip around the D.C. region brings us to Brightwood in Northwest D.C., and Benning Heights in Southeast D.C.

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Door To Door: Capitol Hill & The City Of Falls Church

This week, we'll visit Capitol Hill in Northeast D.C., and the city of Falls Church, Va.

[Music: "No, Girl" by John Davis from Title Tracks / "Gin and Juice (Karaoke Instrumental Track)" by Backtrack Professional Karaoke Band from Karaoke in the Style of Rap Hits, Vol. 2]

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Door To Door: H Street And Old Town Alexandria

Our weekly trip around the region. This week, we visit the H Street Corridor in Northeast D.C. and Old Town Alexandria, Va.

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

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Door To Door: Adams Morgan & Bladensburg

Our weekly trip around the region. This time around, we visit Adams Morgan, in Northwest D.C., and Bladensburg, Md.

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

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Door to Door: Shaw and Nauck

This week, we'll visit Shaw in Northwest D.C. and Nauck in Arlington, Va.

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

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