Monthly Archive: January 2011

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Balconies in Bloom: Gardening for Apartment Renters

Eager to dig into the world of gardening but don’t have a backyard of your own? As this article on EzineMark.com points out, homeowners aren’t the only ones who can grow fresh food in their own gardens. Apartment dwellers can...

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He Thinks, She Thinks: A Night on the Town in Georgetown, Part 5

A five-part tale of “boy meets girl” – told from both perspectives – in swanky Georgetown. ***** I signal to the boys, who’re laughing about something, and they come over, Phil trying to look cool and unmoved, Larry smiling and...

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He Thinks, She Thinks: A Night on the Town in Georgetown, Part 3

A five-part tale of “boy meets girl” – told from both perspectives – in swanky Georgetown. ***** Oh, no. She’s laughing at me. No, no, can’t be. She’s laughing at something someone said, one of her pretty friends. “Stop being...

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Columbia Heights a Top Destination for Northwest Renters

Columbia Heights in Northwest, Washington, D.C., has seen a gentrification process over the last decade or so, and with a billion dollars plunked down in a variety of projects in the neighborhood over that time (yeah, that’s a 10-figure number...

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Electric Car Charging Stations Available for Apartment Renters

Lucky enough to live in one of those eco-friendly, LEED-certified buildings? If not, you can still be a part of the growing green movement by requesting an electric car charging station for your old-school apartment building. According to WashingtonCityPaper.com, station-maker...