Monthly Archive: April 2015

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Captain America Filming the D.C. Area

We thought this was neat and wanted to share it with you. In last year’s blockbuster, “Captain America: The Winter Soldier,” you may have noticed that there was a ton of action taking place around Washington, D.C. In the beginning of...

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Deals on Apartments in D.C., Maryland and Virginia

Search for apartments now on ApartmentShowcase.com. Here are some recently posted Rental Specials for this week. Don’t want to wait for Saturdays to get apartment deals? Try out our Rental Specials iPhone app, subscribe to our RSS Feeds or sign...

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Incorporating Salvaged Materials Into Your Home Décor

I absolutely love using anything random, unique and one-of-a-kind in my home and in my clients’ homes. Salvaged materials are perfect for this. They show wear in an interesting way, or they’ve been repurposed into something no one else could have....

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Our News Box Repurposing Art Project

In the past, when our news boxes fell victim to a wayward driver or snow plow, we found ourselves wondering if there was any way we could give these metal newsstands a second life by passing them onto someone that...

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4 Reasons to Rent an Apartment in Burtonsville

Burtonsville sits on the easternmost point of Montgomery County and is named after its founder, Isaac Burton Sr. A census designated place (CDP), in 2010 it had a population of 8,323. Could it be your next home? Here are four...

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Deals on Apartments in D.C., Maryland and Virginia

Search for apartments now on ApartmentShowcase.com. Here are some recently posted Rental Specials for this week. Don’t want to wait for Saturdays to get apartment deals? Try out our Rental Specials iPhone app, subscribe to our RSS Feeds or sign...

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Take Two: FilmFest DC Returns to Theaters This Week

Well, well. They went and made a liar out of me, and very probably other metro area scribes as well by signaling their Waterloo last year. But lucky for the festival (and us), a groundswell of support and a very...

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5 Great Rock Music Venues in D.C.

1. 9:30 Club It’s the killer, the big indie/major/whatever stage for indie/major/whatever rock bands, and the premier concert venue in the city (aside from Verizon Center, which is an arena and famously multipurpose). The 9:30 Club started life in 1980...