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Fri Jul 27th, 2012

We're not "lion" when we say this is special!

It is the world premiere of Imagination Stage & The Washington Ballet's collaborative production of "The Lion, The Witch, & The Wardrobe". It is a dazzling fusion of dance, acting, and puppetry, based on the novel by C.S. Lewis. Perfect for youngsters 5 and up. It runs thru August 12th at Imagination Stage 4908 Auburn Avenue in Bethesda 301.280.1660

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Fri Jul 27th, 2012

A dog as a life saver

Her name is Mindy and she is a service dog, to be more precise she is a seizure dog. But this is a story about the 8 year old who needs her! You can follow the progress and a link to his book here.

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Fri Jul 27th, 2012

Glee at Wolf Trap... sorta..

She has had a recurring role on Glee, she is a Tony Award winner on Broadway and she is taking the NSO Pops where it has never been before. An Evening with Idina Menzel -- Steven Reineke, Principal Pops Conductor of the National Symphony Orchestra! Friday August 3rd at Wolf Trap

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Fri Jul 27th, 2012

Ya but are hot dogs a diet buster??

With the celebration of National Hot dog month wrapping up, I have done something I should have done at the beginning of the month and asked my fitness Doc Pamela Peeke, MD if it's OK to celebrate?!?!?!

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Fri Jul 27th, 2012

Did you celebrate??

National Hot Dog day was Monday! According to the National Hot Dog and Sausage Council's 2012 report on Major League ballparks, Americans will consume 20.5 million hot dogs this season, enough to round the bases 28,489 times, and if laid end to end would stretch from the new Marlins Ballpark in Miami to Coors Field in Denver.

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Fri Jul 27th, 2012

More for the wall

The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund (VVMF) continues its mission to honor, educate and heal by building the Education Center at The Wall. The Center (which will be underground) will be the place on the National Mall where the stories and sacrifices of our heroes will never be forgotten.

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Thu Jul 26th, 2012

Larranaga: Tony Skinn a 'terrific big shot maker'

WTOP's Rob Woodfork reports

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Thu Jul 26th, 2012

Terrence Jennings' Olympic dream tied to Ninja Turtles

WTOP's Rob Woodfork reports

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Wed Jul 25th, 2012

Marathons, triathlons aid windsurfer Farrah Hall

WTOP's Rob Woodfork reports

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Wed Jul 25th, 2012

Arlington may see streetcars by 2015

WTOP's Hank Silverberg reports.

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Tue Jul 24th, 2012

From farm to table with a super chef inbetween

There are many restaurants that advertise locally grown, farm fresh ingredients. One that lives up to that is Cedar DC. It doesn't hurt that there is a weekly farmers' market next door! Cedar DC 822 E St. NW 202.637.0012

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Tue Jul 24th, 2012

Caroline Queen: Youth may help U.S. kayakers

WTOP's Rob Woodfork reports

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Tue Jul 24th, 2012

Giuseppe Lanzone: D.C. 'a great place' to row

WTOP's Rob Woodfork reports

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Tue Jul 24th, 2012

Before furnishing dorm, check college's rules

WTOP's Brennan Haselton reports.

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Mon Jul 23rd, 2012

Storm tracking in hi-def

There is an app for that if you have an iPhone. It's the NOAA Hi-Def Radar app from GeoTerrestrial. The description on the App Store page: "Simple yet powerful app for viewing real-time animated weather radar images in vivid color on a highly responsive interactive map, with higher resolution images than any other radar app in the appstore." It is a paid app $1.99, designed for both iPhone and iPad.

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Mon Jul 23rd, 2012

But can you house-break a dragon?

"How To Train Your Dragon Live Spectacular" from DreamWorks was at the Verizon Center entertaining tens of thousands of youngsters and their taller companions.

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Mon Jul 23rd, 2012

Julie Zetlin breaking barriers in rhythmic gymnastics

WTOP's Rob Woodfork reports

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Sat Jul 21st, 2012

Construction expected soon on Westphalia project

WTOP's Veronica Robinson reports

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Sat Jul 21st, 2012

Tips to lighten the vacation packing load

WTOP's Paula Wolfson reports

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Fri Jul 20th, 2012

Aiding an AIDs organization with a play and a party

Leaders from the worlds of science, diplomacy, politics, philanthropy and entertainment will be in DC this coming week for the 19th International Aids Conference. The timing is fortuitous coinciding with Arena Stage's production of "The Normal Heart" about the very beginnings of the Aids crisis. Monday night will be PARTY FROM THE HEART -- a benefit performance and 80's Disco party with the cast raising money for Washington AIDS Partnership

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