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"Unbuilt Washington": The City That Never Was (But Might Have Been)

A new exhibit displays early proposals for some of Washington's most famous monuments and memorials.
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Arlington Approaches Historic Property Owners

Eligible property owners will soon have to the option of applying to create new historic districts in Arlington.

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Virginia Candidates Debate Eminent Domain

Virginia candidates are divided over an amendment that would broaden the power of eminent domain.

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Costs Keep Bethesda Streetscaping On Hold


Bethesda has had plans to revamp their sidewalks in place for years, but despite a recent push, councilmembers are finding that the money still isn't there.

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Montgomery Council Awaits Wal-Mart Plan

Close-up of Wal-Mart cart

They won't receive the plan until next year, but council members in Montgomery County are already battling over an effort to build a second Wal-Mart in the county.

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Crystal City Gateway Breaks Ground

Leaders in Arlington County will be gathering today to break ground on a new southern gateway into Crystal City from Alexandria. The project is part of a larger effort to reimagine the city of the future.

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Free Foreclosure Counseling In MoCo

Free foreclosure counseling and legal advice for homeowners will be offered for Montgomery County residents Saturday.

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Maryland Officials Battling Over Land Control And Development

State and local officials in Maryland are battling over a plan to slow the rate of land development.

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Fairfax Tax Exemptions Questioned

In Virginia, officials in Fairfax County have launched an investigation to find out why some properties in Mount Vernon are not assessed property taxes. The effort stems from an expansion of Mount Vernon Inova Hospital.