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‘THERE’S SOMETHING A BIT OFF WITH MY FLIGHT ATTENDANT’: All dressed up with somewhere to go, Sir Richard Branson prepares to board a flight Sunday at Perth International Airport in Australia. The Virgin Group founder shaved his legs, put on lipstick, squeezed into a red skirt and served as a flight attendant on an AirAsia trip to Malaysia to honor a bet he lost to AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandez, second from left.


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Rescued Women Plead for Privacy Mark Sanford, the newly elected Republican representative from South Carolina’s 1st District, will likely be sworn in on Wednesday.

Jodi Arias Murder Trial Jodi Arias returns to court Wednesday, when jurors are expected to consider whether the death penalty should be an option. Arias was convicted last week of killing an ex-boyfriend.

Preakness Horse Race Kentucky Derby winner Orb heads to the Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore on Saturday for the 138th Preakness, the second leg of horse racing’s Triple Crown.

Charitable Funds Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight have begun hiring lawyers to deal with the expected large amount of donations to a charitable fund set up for their recovery so the focus can remain on the women’s needs and the integrity of the donation process is ensured. Each woman is entitled to up to $50,000 from the state crime victim compensation fund, which covers a variety of medical, rehabilitation and transportation costs associated with their recovery, Lisa Peterson Hackley, spokeswoman for the Ohio Attorney General’s Office, said Saturday. (AP)

Cleveland Three abducted women rescued from a house a decade after they disappeared said Sunday that they are happy to be home and pleaded for privacy so they can heal and reconnect with their families. An attorney for the women also said they are extremely grateful for the support of family, law enforcement and the community. Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus, and Michelle Knight remained in seclusion and released their first statements since they were found May 6 after Berry escaped and called 911. Ariel Castro is suspected of imprisoning the women inside his house for nine years or more, allowing them outside only for a few moments, and raping them. A DNA test confirmed that Castro fathered a 6-year-old girl who Berry gave birth to in the house. The girl escaped the house with Berry. Castro, 52, is being held on $8 million bond. The former school bus driver was charged with four counts of kidnapping and three counts of rape. The women, now in their 20s and 30s, vanished separately between 2002 and 2004. At the time, they were 14, 16 and 20 years old.

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Workers board up the house Saturday where three women were held for at least nine years in Cleveland. Suspect Ariel Castro was charged Wednesday with rape and kidnapping.

Suspect’s Brothers Speak Out Ariel Castro, left, is suspected of imprisoning three women in his home for nine years or more. His two brothers, who were initially taken into custody with him but were released Thursday after investigators said there was no evidence against them, told CNN on Sunday that they fear people still believe they had something to do with the abductions.“If I knew, I would have reported it, brother or no brother,” Pedro Castro said, appearing alongside his brother Onil. (AP)

IRS Disclosure Prompts Calls for Inquiry Washington Republicans said Sunday that the Internal Revenue Service’s heightened scrutiny of conservative political groups was “chilling” and further eroded public trust in government. Lawmakers said President Barack Obama personally should apologize for targeting tea party organizations, and they challenged the tax agency’s blaming of lowlevel workers.

“I just don’t buy that this was a couple of rogue IRS employees,” said Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, who spoke Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union.” “After all, groups with ‘progressive’ in their names were not targeted similarly.” The IRS said Friday that it was sorry for what it called the “inappropriate” targeting of the conservative groups during the 2012 election to see if they were violating their taxexempt status. The agency blamed low-level employees, saying no high-

“This should send a chill up your spine. This is something we cannot let stand. It needs to have a full investigation.” — REP. MIK E ROGERS, R-MICH., ON “FOX NEWS SUNDAY,” AFTER THE IRS SAID IT FLAGGED GROUPS SEEKING TAX-EXEMPT STATUS WITH “TEA PARTY” OR “PATRIOT” IN THEIR NAMES FOR EXTRA ATTENTION

level officials were aware. A draft of a watchdog’s report obtained Saturday by the Associated Press seemingly contradicts public statements by the IRS commissioner. The draft states that senior IRS officials knew agents were targeting tea party groups as early as 2011. The Treasury Department’s inspector general for tax administration is expected to release the results of a nearly yearlong investigation in the next week. (AP)

Attorney Jim Wooley read statements attributed to all three women. Knight, who was the first to disappear and the last of the three released from the hospital, said, “Thank you to everyone for your support and good wishes. I am healthy, happy and safe and will reach out to family, friends and supporters in good time.” Berry added: “Thank you so much for everything you’re doing and continue to do. I am so happy to be home with my family.” And DeJesus, the youngest of the three, said: “I am so happy to be home, and I want to thank everybody for all your prayers. I just want time now to be with my family.” JOHN COYNE (AP)

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Mubarak Grants First Interview Since Arrest In his first comments to the media since he was detained more than two years ago, Egypt’s ousted leader Hosni Mubarak said he is dismayed Mubarak at the country’s state of affairs. Mubarak, 85, said in remarks published Sunday in Al-Watan newspaper that it is also too early to judge his elected successor, President Mohammed Morsi, because he has a heavy burden to deal with. (AP) KABUL, AFGHANISTAN

Afghanistan: Iran Killed 10 Migrants at Border Iranian border guards killed 10 Afghan migrants and wounded eight more when hundreds tried to illegally cross into Iran in search of work, Afghanistan’s Interior Ministry said Sunday. Iran denied that. Details of the incident Friday in Afghanistan have been contradictory. An Interior Ministry statement said 300 Afghan laborers tried to cross into Iran illegally, looking for work. Iranian border guards opened fire, killing 10, it said. (AP)

Turkey: We Will Avoid Syria’s War Deadly car bombings won’t trigger any retaliation, PM says

In Syria Syrian rebels on Sunday released four Filipino U.N. peacekeepers they abducted last week. Meanwhile, a Syrian official said President Bashar Assad’s troops have the right to enter the Israelioccupied Golan whenever they wish — a veiled threat toward Israel to stay out of Syria’s conflict. (AP)

Ankara, Turkey Turkey’s prime minister vowed Sunday his country won’t be drawn into Syria’s civil war, despite twin car bombings the government believes were carried out by a group of Turks with close ties to pro-government groups in Syria. Saturday’s bombings, which left 46 people dead, were the biggest incident of violence across the border since the start of Syria’s bloody civil war, raising fears of Turkey being pulled deeper into a conflict that threatens to destabilize the region. Syria has rejected allegations it was behind the attacks. But Turkish authorities said Sunday they had detained nine Turkish citizens with links to the Syrian intelligence agency in connection

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Officials at two Libyan government ministries returned to work Sunday after nearly two weeks of protests by militia fighters, who blocked the entrances to the buildings to push parliament to pass a law that would prevent members of Moammar Gadhafi’s regime from serving in top posts. Lawmakers approved the measure over the weekend. (AP) BEIJING

Blasts at Mines Kill 40 Two separate coal mine explosions in southwestern China killed 40 miners, officials said Sunday. Twenty-eight miners were killed in a blast Saturday at a coal mine in Sichuan province. Less than 24 hours earlier, a coal mine blast in Guizhou province killed 12 people. (AP)

and provocations to drag us into the bloody quagmire.” Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu told reporters in Berlin those detained were linked to a Marxist terrorist group. Sabah, a Turkish newspaper close to the government, reported Sunday that authorities suspect the leader of a former Marxist group, Mirhac Ural, now believed to be based in Syria, may have revived his group and ordered the attack.

POPE FRANCIS KISSES THE ALTAR Sunday ahead of his first canonization ceremony in St. Peter’s Square in the Vatican. The Catholic Church welcomed hundreds of new saints, including 813 15th-century martyrs who were slain for refusing to convert to Islam and Laura of St. Catherine of Siena Montoya y Upegui, a nun who ministered to indigenous Colombians.

Former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif looked poised Sunday to return to office with a resounding election victory — a mandate that could make it easier to tackle the country’s daunting problems, including power outages, weak economic growth and Sharif shaky government finances. As unofficial returns rolled in Sunday, a day after the vote, state TV estimates put Sharif, 63, close to the majority in the national assembly needed to govern outright for the next five years with his Pakistan Muslim League-N party. (AP)


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What’s Next Madden hopes the project’s final environmental impact statement will be done this summer. A favorable review by the Federal Transit Administration would put the project into its final design phase. Construction could begin in 2015, and trains could be rolling by 2020. Or not. The Purple Line still needs specific financial commitments. Meanwhile, another Maryland transit project is advancing: Baltimore’s Red Line. The cost estimate for building the Purple Line is $2.15 billion. For the Red Line, it’s $2.57 billion. The gas tax increase is supposed to raise $4.4 billion for new transportation projects over the next six years. For an idea that’s come along way, there’s still a long way to go. Robert Thomson offers commuter counseling online at washingtonpost.com as Dr. Gridlock.

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The city of Manassas is poised to begin its own extreme home makeover: building a new elementary school, widening sidewalks in its historic downtown, even projects to improve drainage. The catch is paying for it. Officials in the city of 40,000 are set

to vote today on what would be the biggest real-estate tax increase in years. It would push the average residential tax bill to $3,108 — a 7.1 percent jump. The proposed hike has set off a firestorm in a community where local politics are dominated by Republicans who traditionally have been loath to boost taxes. But many say the overhaul is past due — particularly for the school system. The biggest capital expense driving the proposed increase is a $38 million project to build a

new Baldwin Elementary School to replace the original, which was constructed in 1961. Officials have debated replacing the crowded school for two decades. Mayor Harry “Hal” Parrish said the city “hunkered down” when the economy was bad over the past few years, and that real-estate tax bills have stayed essentially flat since 2009. With an improving economy, he said now’s the time for investment. Council member Marc Aveni said that many of the projects have

Clintonian Wisdom: Former president Bill Clinton advised Howard University graduates on Saturday to choose a profession they love, to help others and to persevere when life doesn’t go their way, speaking to about 2,700 graduates and their guests at the university’s 145th commencement. Howard officials lauded Clinton, who was greeted with prolonged cheering, for his racially diverse Cabinet, his global fight against HIV/AIDS and his work in Haiti. (THE WASHINGTON POST )

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merit. But he questions whether the city should move forward on all of them at one time. “This is all things everywhere for everybody,” Aveni said. “Where’s the moderation?” A majority of the six-member council has tentatively agreed to approve the increase, which would bring the tax rate to $1.39 cents per $100 of assessed value. Even with the increase, Manassas would have the lowest average residential tax bill in Northern Virginia at $3,108, according to city data.

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Activists Want DC Water Jobs to Flow for Residents Washington With the District set to spend more than $2 billion over 15 years on a project to keep sewage out of local waterways, activists are pressing city officials to guarantee more jobs for city residents. DC Water’s Clean Rivers Project hasn’t posted encouraging numbers so far: D.C. residents accounted for 80 of 381 people hired for the $330 million first phase of the project, according to March figures. Hiring for other major DC Water projects follows a similar pattern: On an $81 million project to build a power plant at Blue Plains, three of 175 employees are D.C. residents. The Washington Interfaith Network, a federation of 48 churches, said that DC Water needs to do a better job of keeping money in the city that residents spend on everrising water bills. City and utility officials say they are sympathetic to WIN’s demands and that they, too, want more res-

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nance, and the specialized nature of the work means that relatively unskilled local workers aren’t good candidates. “There’s no disagreement that we have to do something,” said George Hawkins, DC Water’s general manager. “It’s almost like a … battle where there’s no opposing side.” MIKE DEBONIS (THE WASHINGTON POST )

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Western Surveillance Los Angeles is one of the megacities trying to track atmospheric emissions. Here’s how:

Sensors: A high-tech sensor, left, has stared at the Los Angeles basin from its mile-high perch on Mount Wilson for the past year. It scans more than two dozen points from the inland desert to the coast, measuring sunlight bouncing off the surface for the fingerprint of carbon dioxide and other heat-trapping gases. Climate sniffers: In a storage room next door, commercially available instruments that typically monitor air quality double as climate sniffers.

Telescopes: In Pasadena, Calif., a refurbished vintage solar telescope on the California Institute of Technology campus captures sunlight and sends it down a shaft 60 feet below where a prism-like instrument separates out carbon dioxide molecules.

Analyzers: This summer, technicians will install commercial gas analyzers at a dozen more rooftops around the greater L.A. region.

Roving monitors: Scientists also plan to drive around Los Angeles in a Prius outfitted with a portable emission-measuring device and fly a research aircraft to pinpoint methane hot spots from the sky. (AP)

Caution in the Air Scientists deploy high-tech devices to gauge megacities’ carbon footprints Los Angeles Every time Los Angeles exhales, oddlooking gadgets anchored in the mountains above the city trace the invisible puffs of carbon dioxide, methane and other greenhouse gases that waft skyward. Halfway around the globe, similar contraptions atop the Eiffel Tower and elsewhere around Paris keep a pulse on emissions from smokestacks and automobile tailpipes. And there is talk of outfitting Sao Paulo, Brazil, with sensors that sniff the byproducts of burning fossil fuels. It’s part of a budding effort to track the carbon footprints of megacities, urban hubs with more than 10 million

people that are increasingly responsible for global warming. For years, carbon dioxide and other greenhouse pollutants have been closely monitored around the planet by stations on the ground and in space. Now, some scientists are eyeing large cities — with L.A. and Paris as guinea pigs — and aiming to observe emissions in the atmosphere as a first step toward independently verifying whether local — and often lofty — climate goals are being met. On a recent April afternoon, a brown haze — the accumulation of dust and smoke particles in the atmosphere — obscured the view of Los Angeles from atop Mount Wilson. “There are some days where we can see 150 miles way out to the Channel Islands and there are some days where we have trouble even seeing what’s down here in the foreground,” said Stanley Sander of the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory. What Sander and others are after

“I don’t think we need to try this in many places, but we have to try some to see what works and what we can do.” — GREGG MARL A ND OF

400 PPM

A monitoring station in Hawaii recorded carbon dioxide concentrations of 400 parts per million Friday, dramatically up from the 316 parts per million recorded when the station made its first measurements in 1958. The monitor, atop the Mauna Loa volcano, offers the longest-running record of atmospheric carbon dioxide measured directly from the air. Scientists called it a dire milestone, nudging up to a level unseen in about 3 million to 5 million years — long before modern humans. (THE WASHINGTON POST )

APPALACHIAN STATE UNIVERSITY, SAYING THERE’S VALUE IN LEARNING ABOUT A CITY’S EMISSIONS AND TESTING TECHNIQUES

are the mostly invisible greenhouse gases spewing from factories and freeways below. Six years ago, elected officials vowed to reduce emissions to 35 per-

cent below 1990 levels by 2030 by shifting to renewable energy and weaning the city’s dependence on out-of-state coal-fired plants, greening the twin port complex and airports and retrofitting city buildings. It’s impractical to blanket Los Angeles with instruments, so scientists rely on a handful of sensors and use computer models to work backward to determine the sources of the emissions and whether they’re increasing. They won’t be able to zero in on an offending street or a landfill, but they hope to be able to tell whether switching buses from diesel to alternative fuel has made a dent. Project manager Riley Duren of JPL said it’ll take years of monitoring to know whether L.A. is on track to reach its goal. The project has had its growing pains: In Paris, a carbon sniffer tucked in the Eiffel Tower’s observation deck was moved higher up after tourists’ exhaling interfered with the data. Scientists hope to strengthen their measurements with upcoming launches of satellites designed to track carbon dioxide from orbit. And the field experiment does not yet extend to China, by far the world’s biggest carbon dioxide polluter. But it’s a start, experts say. ALICIA CHANG (AP)


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Washington has played 11 Game 7s in its franchise history but is only 3-8 in those games. Here’s how the Capitals have fared in their most recent Game 7s:

2012 vs. Rangers

Eastern Conference Semifinals Capitals lost 2-1 Caps defenseman Roman Hamrlik scored just 38 seconds after the Rangers grabbed a two-goal advantage in the third period. But Washington couldn’t get the equalizer and went on to fall in the conference semifinals for the third time in four years.

Tiger Woods won The Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass on Sunday.

Golf Tiger Woods had the last word against Sergio Garcia by winning The Players Championship on Sunday. Woods ended a weekend of words with Garcia by finding land on the final two holes for par to close with a 2-under 70. Garcia was tied for the lead as he stood on the 17th tee and stared at the island green. He hit into the water twice to make a quadruple-bogey 7, and then hit his tee shot into the water on the 18th in a stunning collapse. Woods joined Fred Couples, Davis Love III and Steve Elkington as multiple winners on the TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. It was his 78th career win on the PGA Tour and fourth of the season. (AP)

TV Lineup NBA PLAYOFFS (7 P.M., TNT) After losing Game 1, the Heat responded with two double-digit wins. Miami is up 2-1 on the Bulls, who host Game 4. NBA PLAYOFFS (9:30 P.M., TNT) Kevin Durant has played at least 43 minutes in each game of the ThunderGrizzlies series. With Oklahoma City down 2-1, Durant likely won’t get much rest in Game 4, either.

2012 vs. Bruins

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Woods Wins His 4th Title Of the Year

Eastern Conference Quarterfinals Capitals won 2-1 (OT)

The home team has won each game of the first-round series between the Caps and the Rangers, including New York’s Game 6 win.

It All Hinges at Home Caps to host Game 7 after not being able to close series in N.Y. Stanley Cup Playoffs Henrik Lundqvist stopped 27 shots in earning his seventh NHL playoff shutout, and Derick Brassard scored a second-period goal for the New York Rangers, who stayed alive with a 1-0 victory over the Washington Capitals on Sunday that forced a Game 7 in the firstround series. Brassard handed Lundqvist the lead at 9:39 of the second period, with a goal that was originally credited to struggling forward Rick Nash. The reigning Vezina Trophy winner made it stand up, and helped send the series back to Washington for the deciding game tonight. The home team has won all six

East Quarterfinals Capitals-Rangers series tied 3-3

Game 1: Capitals 3, Rangers 1 Game 2: Capitals 1, Rangers 0 (OT) Game 3: Rangers 4, Capitals 3 Game 4: Rangers 4, Capitals 3 Game 5: Capitals 2, Rangers 1 (OT) Game 6: Rangers 1, Capitals 0 Game 7: at Caps, today, 8 p.m., CSN

games in the series. The game ended with a melee in the far left corner in the New York zone after the final buzzer had sounded. The Rangers played disciplined hockey throughout, and weren’t called for any penalties in the game until after time expired. The Capitals killed off all five power plays against them, but two in the third period cut out precious time they could have had to net a tying goal.

Defenseman Mike Green left Washington short-handed when he took a retaliation cross-checking penalty on Derek Dorsett with 6:14 remaining. Just after that penalty expired, Lundqvist denied Eric Fehr’s drive with a snaring glove save. Lundqvist then covered the puck in front with 48.4 seconds left, keeping Marcus Johansson at bay after the Capitals pulled goalie Braden Holtby for an extra attacker. Lundqvist was at his best earlier in the third when the Capitals came at him in waves in search of the tying goal. He turned aside Mike Ribeiro, who scored the overtime goal to win Game 5, with just over 11 minutes remaining, and stopped Fehr three minutes later on a rush up the middle. Lundqvist gave an emphatic fist pump and a joyous yell when time ran out. IR A PODELL (AP)

Washington ended Boston’s hopes to repeat as Stanley Cup champions when Joel Ward slammed home a rebound in overtime. It was the first time in NHL history all seven games of a series were decided by one goal.

2010 vs. Canadiens

Eastern Conference Quarterfinals Capitals lost 2-1 The top-seeded Capitals raced out to a 3-1 series lead. But the eighth-seeded Canadiens won three straight games, including Game 7 at Verizon Center, to shock the Capitals. Montreal goalie Jaroslav Halak had a total of 134 saves in those three victories.

2009 vs. Penguins

Eastern Conference Semifinals Capitals lost 6-2 The Sidney Crosby vs. Alex Ovechkin series ended with the Penguins’ star having two goals and an assist in his first Game 7 of his career. Ovechkin finished the series with 14 points, one more than Crosby, but Washington lost.

2009 vs. Rangers

Eastern Conference Quarterfinals Capitals won 2-1 After trailing 3-1 in the series, the Capitals completed the comeback when Sergei Fedorov, who was 39, scored late in the third. (E XPRESS)


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Late Lapse Spoils Strong Start Nats blow lead after Gonzalez pitches 7 scoreless innings

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The Nationals begin a 10-game West Coast road trip Monday with a series against the Dodgers. Washington then has a four-game set vs. the Padres and finishes with three games vs. the Giants . (E XPRESS)

Welington Castillo got his bat on the ball at precisely the right time. Even though it was a complete accident and Castillo didn’t get credit for a hit, his bat essentially won the game for the Chicago Cubs. Alfonso Soriano scored the tiebreaking run in the ninth inning after a one-of-ak ind t hrow by Washington catcher Kurt Suzuki went for an error, and the Cubs rallied to beat the Nationals 2-1 on Sunday. The Cubs didn’t have a baserunner through the first five innings and trailed 1-0 entering the eighth before coming back in the deciding matchup of a three-game series. Nationals starter Gio Gonzalez retired the first 15 batters he faced,

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The Cubs scored the game-winning run on an error by Nats catcher Kurt Suzuki.

finished with seven innings of twohit ball and left with a 1-0 lead. But the bullpen couldn’t make the advantage stand up. Facing Nationals closer Rafael Soriano (0-1) in the ninth, Alfonso Soriano singled and took second on a single by Julio Borbon. After Ryan Sweeney struck out, both runners took off on a double steal with Castillo at the plate. Suzuki’s throw hit Castillo’s bat. The ball veered well to the left

Series Preview

Nats at Dodgers TODAY 10:10 P.M., MASN

Who’s Hot? Ian Desmond, Nationals: He had six hits and two homers in series vs. the Cubs.

Who’s Not? J. Zimmermann 6-1, 1.59 ERA

Josh Beckett 0-4, 5.13 ERA

TUESDAY 10:10 P.M., MASN2

Josh Beckett, Dodgers: He’s allowed fewer than three runs once this season.

How They Match Up

Dan Haren 4-3, 5.17 ERA

Clayton Kershaw 3-2, 1.62 ERA

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Stat to Watch Home Runs (MLB rank) Ross Detwiler 2-3, 2.53 ERA

Zack Greinke 1-0, 1.59 ERA

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NCAA Lacrosse Rob Pannell had four goals and three assists, Steve Mock also scored four goals, and Cornell surprised No. 6 seed Maryland 16-8 on Sunday in the NCAA men’s lacrosse tournament. Cornell (13-3) never trailed. The Big Red led 6-4 at halftime and 10-6 after three quarters, and pulled away in the fourth quarter behind Mock, who scored two straight goals to make it 14-7 with 6:58 left. Goalie A.J. Fiore stopped 12 shots for Cornell, an at-large entrant from the Ivy League. The Big Red will next play No. 3 Ohio State next weekend. John Haus had two goals for Maryland (10-4). Pannell has 40 goals and a team-high 47 assists, and Mock leads the Big Red with 52 goals this season. (AP)

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of third base and into foul ground, allowing Alfonso Soriano to scoot home. “I was just standing there and I just feel the ball hitting my bat and the ball fly into the outfield,” Castillo said.

If Castillo moved into the throw, interference would have been called. “I didn’t move. I just looked,” Castillo said. “Only thing that I say when [Suzuki] said something to the umpire is, ‘I didn’t move.’ And the umpire said, ‘I see you didn’t move.’ ” Suzuki shrugged his shoulders afterward and said, “That’s the first time I have ever done something like that, let alone saw it. It’s one of those things, where a freak thing happens like that.” DAVID GINSBURG (AP)

No. 6 Terps Fall In the 1st Round

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The first punk rock show Mary Timony attended is still vivid in her mind. She was 15, and the concert, featuring Beefeater and Rites of Spring, was held at the Chevy Chase Community Center. It was 1985. The intensity and intimacy of D.C.’s burgeoning punk rock subculture immediately drew her in. “The bands were raw and powerful. The people were freaky. I felt like I belonged there,” she says. “I wanted to do that, too.” Everything about the show amazed her. “I remember seeing a kid there that was in my history class at school,” the guitarist says. “He was slam dancing, and he was so overwhelmed by the heat and craziness of the crowd that he ran out the door and threw up.” Timony soon became a fixture in the crowds at shows by bands such as Gray Matter, Ignition, Scream and Fugazi. “I remember looking up during one [Fugazi] show and realizing that there was actual human sweat condensed on the walls and the ceiling that was dripping on my head,” she says. “I had the feeling that something larger than life was happening. It was almost like being at a religious meeting.” Timony says these early experiences were the foundation for everything she has done musically. “It was the most authentic thing I had ever seen,” she says. “I knew I wanted to make music that was just as real as what I felt then.”

Rock Solid Over a career spanning more than 20 years, D.C. native Mary Timony has fronted several bands — including Helium, Autoclave and her own Mary Timony Band — and has made four solo albums that have earned her a devoted fan base and a reputation as one of indie rock’s most inventive artists. Rolling Stone says her most recent group, the almost uniformly ecstatically reviewed Wild Flag, “makes other bands sound like sniffly rookies.” For the Post’s full profile of Timony, go to Washingtonpost.com /magazine.

Nearly three decades later, Timony, whose most recent band, Wild Flag, features “Portlandia” star Carrie Brownstein, is able to marvel at having made music her life’s work. It has brought her some fame and perhaps less fortune. Now 43 and living in the same Northwest Washington, D.C., home where she spent her early

“Someone asked me recently if I get recognized at Whole Foods, and I had to laugh. I’m so off the radar.” childhood, Timony has become a sort of rock idol for people who hate the very idea of rock idols. “She’s mesmerizing,” says Ian MacKaye of Fugazi. “It is almost impossible to watch anyone else when Mary is in your line of sight.” Timony spent much of last year on a Wild Flag tour that included big festivals and such high-profile gigs as “Late Show With David Letterman” and “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon.” And yet, if you went door to door in Timony’s Glover Park neighborhood, few people, if any, would know they were living next to a musician the Atlantic has called “as epic a guitar player as ever.” “Someone asked me recently if I get recognized at Whole Foods, and I had to laugh,” she says. “I’m so off the radar.” A I M E E S WA R T Z ( T H E WA S H I N G TON POST )

‘Late’ Breaking News: Seth Meyers is moving from his “Weekend Update” desk to his own late night show on NBC. The network said Sunday that the 12-year “Saturday Night Live” cast member will replace Jimmy Fallon as host of the 12:35 a.m. “Late Night” show next year. Fallon is moving up an hour as Jay Leno’s replacement on the “Tonight” show. The “Late Night” show began with David Letterman in 1982, and its other hosts have been Conan O’Brien and Fallon. (AP)


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I’m a nerd. I would bore someone to death talking about process and the different ways you can do things.” — JOE WA NG, CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICER OF RESTON, VA.-BASED SERVICEPOWER TECHNOLOGIES PAGE E2

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Joe Wang

What does it take to be successful in operations?

Chief operations officer of ServicePower Technologies, a Reston, Va., company that provides mobile field management technology

I’m a nerd. I would bore someone to death talking about process and the different ways you can do things. I’m wired this way. I’ll organize my refrigerator to make sure you can see everything when you open it up.

How have you evolved as a leader?

Were you really neat and organized as a child?

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FRESH OUT OF COLLEGE, JOE WANG and two friends opened a restaurant on the campus of Ohio State University. Though the business plan looked great on paper, Wang and his partners had a rude awakening during the summer when students were scarce and revenue plummeted. After closing the business, Wang discovered a passion for operations. He went to work for a restaurant chain and did field management for Ford Motor Co. before moving to Best Buy to help the retailer integrate acquisitions.

No, I was the least organized. My dad was off-the-charts anal retentive. But you learned process matters?

Because of my experience, I see how sometimes the goals you’re given as an employee in a big company don’t make sense. The company will say, “We need you to deliver this.” The problem is, if you deliver that, it’s like squeezing a balloon. You’ll deliver, but problems pop up somewhere else. I like to understand, if I’m accountable to deliver

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this result, why? What am I delivering? If there’s another end game that’s more important, then that should be the goal. When you understand that, having a clear process is a way to eliminate the noise in the system so you can get to the goal easier.

There was a time in my career where it was command-and-control. Just get it done. At Ford, I had a lot of those attributes. Here’s what I learned: I remembered how passionate the folks who worked at my restaurant were. They knew we were a startup company and they were proud of that. We treated employees like partners. A lot of companies forget to do that. If employees understand why they’re doing it, they might work harder. Let’s spend some time so that everyone understands what we’re going after and why. Then the next question is: Are we going after it the best way? VANESSA SMALL (CAPITAL BUSINESS)


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There and Back Again Even a short-term study abroad can have lasting benefits Programs Angela Baker had a pretty great job in the Obama administration a few years back. Still, she was itching to break into the international policy field. So, while working full time at the Labor Department, Baker pursued a master’s degree in international conflict analysis and resolution at George Mason University (Gmu.edu). As part of the program, she spent a summer in Israel and the Palestinian territories studying the conflict there firsthand. That summer, students met

with government leaders, university professors and nonprofit workers in both regions. Though the trip lasted only two and a half months, the experience helped Baker land a job with the State Department and jump-start her international career. “The goal was to work more in the international space,” says Baker, 31. And the time abroad helped her do that: Baker now works for an international corporate social responsibility program called Wireless Reach at Qualcomm. Though less immersive than programs that last a semester or full year, short-term study-abroad programs allow busy students to balance other responsibilities such as full-time jobs or kids. Here are Continued on page E4

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“Students make amazing connections with their faculty members,” GW’s Ochs says. “Making that lasting connection with this person is a great opportunity.”

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just some of the reasons to consider a short stint abroad during grad school:

Global Connections A practical international experience in grad school can help students get a foot in the door at international agencies in the District, program coordinators say. “In D.C., a lot of organizations that people want to work for are international organizations,” says Laura Ochs, associate director for

George Washington University’s Office for Study Abroad (Gwu.edu). “It’s expected that people have some international experience.” Interning with an organization abroad, even for a few weeks, lets students make connections that can lead to a job offer. “I have a grad student who was working in an organization in the West Bank, and now she’s director of programming for that organization in D.C.,” says Yehuda Lukacs, associate provost for international programs and director of George Mason’s Center for Global Education.

A Short (Term) Primer

Length of Stay: Short-term studyabroad programs generally range from two to nine weeks Costs: Varied. George Washington’s Survey of International Economics summer program in China runs about $5,000, while its winter education trip to South Africa costs more than $7,000. George Mason’s nine-week Israel and Palestine program costs about $7,000, as well, while a four-week

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program on Italian media and society costs nearly $5,000. Neither include airfare and out-of-pocket expenses. At the University of Maryland, a spring-break trip to Peru and a summer trip to Ireland with the drama department each cost more than $4,000 with airfare, meals and other expenses.

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adviser at your school as soon as possible, says Deborah Lake, a coordinator in U.Md.’s Education Abroad office. Certain programs may fill up quickly, while others aren’t offered every year, she says. Students may want to apply for scholarships to help cover the costs. In addition to university scholarships, check out organizations such as Diversity Abroad (Diversityabroad .com/scholarships) or CIEE (Ciee.org/ study-abroad/scholarships). E.B.

Time Is Money Margaux Manley, 33, a Ph.D. student in higher education administration at GW, studied abroad in high school and college but couldn’t find the time to study abroad for

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A Change of Pace

George Washington Ph.D. students who spent winter break studying South Africa’s education system lived with host families.

an entire semester in grad school because of degree requirements. Instead, Manley spent a winter break in South Africa studying the country’s post-apartheid education system “It allowed me to engage in the study-abroad experience without derailing me from graduating on time,” Manley says. It’s rare that grad students have time to do a full semester of coursework abroad, says Deborah Lake, coordinator for marketing and freshman initiatives at the University of Maryland’s Education Abroad office. “To do a semester program, they’d often have to take a leave of absence from school,” she says. Some students do choose to do so. Baker, who took a sabbatical from work to go abroad, could spare

While most grad students choose programs closely related to their degree program, others use the short trips to try something new. “Some students do programs that have nothing to do with their degree,” Lake says. For instance, a student in the school of public policy is attending a summer landscape architecture program. For some students, the experience helps them realize a certain career isn’t a good fit. “Short-term programs may help you discern some of the questions of ‘what do I want to do, where do my passions really lie?’ ” Lake says.

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George Washington education administration student Margaux Manley, second from left, met fellow educators in South Africa. University of Maryland library science student Margaret Leist explored India, right.

Baker, who interned at a nonprofit in East Jerusalem that was trying to create an environmentally sustainable school, says her on-theground experience in Israel and the West Bank was eye-opening. “As Americans, we often study these international conflicts, but until you live there, you don’t get a deep understanding,” she says. For Margaret Leist, 28, a master of library science student at the University of Maryland (Umd .edu), study abroad wasn’t initially on her radar. But she jumped at the opportunity to go to India for two weeks for an information studies program, during which she visited Indian universities’ libraries as well as tech and software companies. “We met with practitioners and actual people in the workforce,” she says. “It wasn’t theoretical; it was seeing these theories in action.” Leist adds that the hands-on experience piques interest in her résumé. “It’s a conversation starter” during job interviews, she says. “People see that you’re flexible and have been exposed to a variety of perspectives.”

Student Margaret Leist took snapshots of India during her two-week program.

only a couple of months. The higher costs of longer programs also influenced her decision. “I would have loved to live abroad for a year, but it would’ve been expensive,” she says.

Expand Your Network Study-abroad coordinators also tout the benefits of connecting more closely with a university faculty member during the intensive trips abroad.

Some believe a “real” study abroad experience requires a longer programs. “But I’ve learned you can experience a meaningful cultural and academic experience with a short-term program,” GW grad student Manley says. Those who have participated in the shorter programs say a brief time in another country can have a long-lasting impact on a student’s life. “You don’t have to be abroad for three months,” Ochs says. “Personal change can still happen.” ERIN BYL ANDER (FOR E XPRESS)

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ECOGEEKS Start by focusing on what you can measure in your office: electricity, waste, paper, water and transportation. Then roll up your sleeves, get in touch with you inner quant and make each category run more efficiently. Calculate what your current resource use is and identify areas to reduce. (You don’t need a doctorate in econometrics, just a passing familiarity with Excel.) Work with your office manager and maintenance staff to tackle entire categories: For electricity, address air conditioning and thermostats, computers and light bulbs. Shut down computers overnight; use blinds strategically to let in light but reduce warming in summer; and use motion-sensing fluorescent or, even better, LED lights for maximum efficiency. For water, get your landlord or building owner to use graywater and low-flow toilets, urinals and sinks. For paper, make sure to print only what you need, use double-sided recycled paper, and reuse and recycle. For transport, consider public transit, carpooling, biking and walking — they beat solo driving any day. For more guidance, check out the American Institute of Architects (Aia.org or, specifically, Bit.ly/10JBSOL) or U.S. EPA’s EnergyStar program (Energystar .gov or, specifically, 1.usa.gov/176Q39c).

Green Your Office

The sustainability movement has come of age, but most workplaces still operate like it’s 1999. Maddeningly inefficient office spaces abound: over-conditioned iceboxes buzzing with wasteful electronics. There are easy ways to minimize waste and optimize resource use at the office, and most workplaces just need someone to get the ball rolling. And that person could be you! Whether you’re a Prius-driving, calculator-wielding eco-geek, a Six Sigma management guru or just a harried cubicle-dweller with a conscience, you can make your office a greener place. Here’s how. ANDREW EIL (FOR E XPRESS)

If you are a natural manager or political organizer, this section is for you. Your cubicle cohorts look FOR to you to lead them. Most offices don’t have strong sustainability policies — it’s not for lack of money or technology, but because they lack the culture and motivation. As an impassioned office leader, you can get the troops fired up. You’ll need goals, a plan, an outreach strategy and a way to win over all of the key stakeholders, says Mary Reilly, a sustainability management expert (Bit.ly/12QtEpF). Sound like a political campaign? You’re not far off. You’ll need to win management’s approval and build your colleagues’ enthusiasm. Try holding an awareness campaign on green practices, or challenge other departments to intraoffice competitions to meet recycling and reduced consumption goals. A few well-executed strategies can make a world of difference.

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THE LAZY So you’re not a management wizard, you’re not a spreadsheet monkey, and you’re not much of a leader, but your conscience is telling you it’s time to do something. Don’t despair. Here are a few tips that will ease your eco-guilt while saving you money: Use mugs, reusable water bottles and thermoses. Check out S’well for stylish versions (Swellbottle.com). Set your printer for double-sided, and use it sparingly. Turn your computer off at night. Take public transit: Try NextBus to time your ride (Wmata.com/rider_tools/ nextbus/arrivals.cfm). Or skip paid transit all together: Use Sluglines for free carpooling (Slug-lines.com) and Capital Bikeshare to work off the calories. Other options: Walk, buy a beater bike or sign up for teleworking from home. Use those recycle bins, and commandeer one to put next to your desk.

Institute an officewide recycling policy, with copious and well-placed pre-sorted recycle bins. Create an office meetings policy that encourages virtual meetings (which reduce carbon emissions from forgone travel) and paperless technologies. Have office dining facilities commit to local and organic sourcing. Put in place green procurement measures for cleaning products, equipment and office supplies. Publicly reward those who observe best practices and (gently) shame the laggards.


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After he graduated, he spent a year as a display artist for Urban Outfitters. Then Yakush was hired as the construction manager at the Corcoran Gallery. “Every time a show changes, pretty much every wall is torn down and replaced,” he says. For one show in particular, “We got to make this cool rolling pedestal for the Greek slave marble sculpture,” he says.

Yakush spent the next three years working for The Craftsman Group, a firm that specializes in restoring the facades of historic homes and buildings. “At this point, when I drive through Georgetown, it’s like half the windows there I’ve worked on,” he says.

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At 68, Rod Stewart has written the most personal, revealing album of his career

Rod Stewart has never shied from the spotlight, but on this day, the famously cheeky rocker wants a softer glow. He’s waiting to be interviewed on camera about his first album of original music in almost 20 years, and the lighting inside the fitness center of his Beverly Hills compound isn’t quite right. He calls for his No. 1 expert to check it out. When his wife, Penny Lancaster, arrives, she looks through the camera and insists on softer lights. As they dim, the 42-year-old model/ photographer dusts Stewart’s face with powder, then leans in toward his trademark spiky do. “Not the hair, not the hair, not the hair,” he protests uselessly. She tugs at two strands, the result imperceptible. “You only thought you had it perfect,” Lancaster says, smiling. There’s a lot of love in Stewart’s life now, and it’s on full display on

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“Time,” his new album, which was released last week. There are other signs, too, like how his youngest sons’ weights are scrawled on a scale inside this apartment-sized gym, just above “mummy” and “daddy”; and how he pauses during an interview to shout, “See ya, Shawny,” to his eldest son, Sean, as he grabs some water after playing basketball on the court outside.

“It was probably the longest writer’s block in history, you know, 20-odd years. But it wasn’t self-imposed. It was maybe a lack of confidence.”

After releasing eight cover albums, Stewart rediscovered his songwriting voice while reviewing his life for his 2012 autobiography, “Rod.” That self-reflection, combined with the contentment he clearly feels, resulted in a deeply personal collection of songs: stories about his father, his early life, his eight children, his two divorces. “I’d sort of given up, let’s put it that way,” he says. “But because of the autobiography, it inspired me. … I was in the right state of my life to start writing these very personal songs.” He also found a delight in songwriting that had been elusive. “It always used to be like work for me. It was never a pleasure,” he says. “But now, I finally enjoy it. … I can’t wait to start writing again.” The autobiography and the album are companions, Stewart says, though in some ways the record is more revealing. He’s embracing an image far from the “Do Ya Think I’m Sexy?” swagger of his heyday. Here, the 68-year-old is a loving dad, grateful son and faithful partner. “It’s OK,” he says. “I believe that’s one way you can write songs — be as personal as you can. I’ve always said my life’s been an open book. I’ve got nothing to hide.” SANDY COHEN (AP)

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They’ll Do It Live German electronic music duo Digitalism doesn’t always play “live,” per se — sometimes Jens Moelle and Ismail Tufekci just DJ — but the Daft Punk-influenced pair is currently in the midst of a brief U.S. tour that finds it testing out a new live show, which should be a lot more fun than just watching two guys spin records. U Street Music Hall, 1115 U St. NW; Mon., 9 p.m., $12-$15; 202588-1880, Ustreetmusichall.com. (U Street)

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Curmudgeonly Chef Anthony Bourdain’s new CNN show, “Parts Unknown,” is yet another excuse for him to run around the world collecting stories about food and making fun of people. He’ll bring the stories (and his talent for making fun of people, we guess) for his live show tonight. DAR Constitution Hall, 1776 D St. NW; Mon., 7:30 p.m., $45-$65; 202628-4780, Dar.org/conthall. (Farragut West)


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School’s Out for CW As ‘90210’ wraps up, the network moves on from teen melodrama Series Finale What’s the old saying? History repeats itself, f irst as tragedy, then as farce. The second coming of “90210” concludes tonight, unmourned and unmissed. And largely unwatched. In fact, while most people watch series finales to see how things turn out, the network is promoting the last “90210” as a showcase for a guest stint by CW

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Prince Michael Jackson and a performance by the Goo Goo Dolls. The CW, and the WB before it, used to be the place for teen-

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young people wrestle with several lifetimes of emotional entanglements all before graduating from high school. That baton appears to have been picked up, or perhaps stolen, by ABC Family. That network routinely grabs the lion’s share of the young female audience that used to watch the WB/CW with “The Secret Life of the American Teenager,” “Pretty Little Liars” and similar fare. Even “Gilmore Girls” creator Amy Sherman-Palladino has migrated to ABC Family with the critically acclaimed “Bunheads.” Today, The CW’s strength appears to be comic book melodrama. The series that the network was quickest to renew were “A rrow,” “The Vampire Diaries” and “Supernatural.” KE VIN MCDONOUGH (UNIVERSAL UCLICK)

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So, No ‘Mother’ Yet? On the eighth-season finale of “How I Met Your Mother” (8 p.m., CBS), Robin and Barney prepare to tie the knot, but their night of relaxation is sabotaged by an obnoxious couple (Casey Wilson and Keegan Michael Key). Also, Ted (Josh Radnor, above) invites Lily out to see the house he’s finally finished fixing up. (TM)

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STUPIDEST FIGHT: “When Kevin insisted that my necklace had become tangled because I had purposely tied it into a knot.” MOST HATED CLOTHING ITEM: Her pajama pants with colored circles on them. “I call them her clown pants.” THEIR SONG: The Beach Boys’ “Then I Kissed Her.” “It reminds me of the days when we were first getting to know each other,” Kevin says. WHEN SHE KNEW: “The day he told me he loved me. I knew it was a forever kind of love!” WEDDING JITTERS: Cicadas. “We’re praying they stay asleep until the morning of the 26th,” Kevin says.

Kevin, 27, is a special ed teacher. Raegan, 28, teaches fourth grade. They live in D.C. THE MAIN EVENT: They’ll say “I do” May 25 in upstate New York. HOW THEY MET: At a “Dress Like You Dressed in High School” party with mutual friends. FIRST IMPRESSIONS: “I thought she had an amazing sense of humor (she laughed at my jokes).” FIRST DATE: Italian, followed by Nintendo at Raegan’s apartment. HOW HE PROPOSED: Kevin arranged for her to get the day off work, then proposed in the morning at sunrise.

Lucy Leggiero, David Savarese Lucy, 33, works for the Federal Reserve Board. David, 31, is a research analyst. They live in Arlington. THE MAIN EVENT: May 26, on the beach in their hometown of Melbourne, Fla. HONEYMOON: Exuma Cay, Bahamas, to see the “infamous swimming

pigs,” Lucy says. (They’re real!) They’ll also be checking out Thunderball Grotto, where two James Bond movies were filmed. HOW THEY MET: Myspace, “before it was cool,” David says. FIRST DATE: They saw the movie “Reds” at the New York Film Festival. He brought her mango tea. HOW HE PROPOSED: At the Sunset Celebration, a nightly party/arts festival in Key West, Fla. THEIR SONG: “Islands in the Stream”

performed by Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers. “Because it has enduring style,” David says. MOST HATED CLOTHING ITEM: His orange velour pants, Lucy says. STUPIDEST FIGHT: “Sometimes we get hangry and fight over where to eat,” David says. “God help us if we go into a grocery store in this condition without a list.” MAKING IT UNIQUE: Their reception will have karaoke, bocce and badminton.

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Adam Fielding, Christina Tsafoulias Adam, 37, is an archivist for the Smithsonian. Christina, 31, is a legislative assistant on Capitol Hill. They live in D.C. THE MAIN EVENT: They will wed on May 18 in a Dupont Circle mansion. Christina will walk down the aisle to the theme from the 2005 film “Pride & Prejudice” — an idea “which I blatantly stole out of another B.I.O. in Express,” she says. HOW THEY MET: OK Cupid. FIRST DATE: Drinks at Belga Cafe. HOW HE PROPOSED: The night before Hurricane Sandy hit, while they were watching a DVR’d episode of “The Walking Dead.” “Zombies will always have a special place in our hearts,” Christina says. MOST HATED CLOTHING ITEM: “Her ‘Flashdance’-esque nighttime T-shirt that’s been through the washer about 9,000 times.” MAKING IT UNIQUE: Their tables will be covered in paper confetti made from Harry Potter books.


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Utility Mailer, Production Plant, Springfield, VA Part-Time On-Call (PTOC) Our PTOC Utility Mailers assist during busy times and perform a variety of duties from feeding advertising material into the production machinery so ad sections can be inserted into the newspapers to lifting and stacking newspaper bundles both with and without using fork lifts. The role requires general physical labor including some lifting and stacking of newspaper bundles and operating production machinery. This is a 7 day a week/ 24 hour work environment. Requirements: •Willingness to work 4 - 12 hour shifts and up to five shifts a week (usually Mon to Fri , afternoon, evenings and overnights); •Ability to lift up to 50 pounds; •Track record of reliable attendance, teamwork, initiative and accuracy; •Access to reliable transportation; •Demonstrated mechanical equipment aptitude; •Ability to work well in industrial high noise environment; •Ability to function effectively in a fast-paced, deadline driven, high pressure workplace; •Ability to follow Personal Protection Equipment policies for the plant; •Demonstrated ability to accept responsibility and be accountable for personal performance; •Some experience working in a plant environment or doing manual labor is preferred. Our Part-Time On-Call (PTOC) hires are required to successfully complete a minimum of two weeks, hands-on paid training to learn operation of production equipment and procedures as well as complete safety training. Offers of employment are contingent upon passing a health, drug and background check. To apply go to our website at http://washingtonpost.com/careers Don’t forget to tell us on your application that you heard about the open position in The Express newspaper.

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Custodial - Part time, AM/PM workers. Exp needed, location in Northern Virginia area. Call 703-313-8896


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JOBS

Model Call for Elite Scholarship Fashion Event. Experience and no experience. All ages & sizes. Men/Women/Kids Sun May 26th, 3 pm - 6 pm. @ Emergence Community Arts Collective 733 Euclid St NW, Washington DC. Call for appointment 301-805-9140

Restaurant Elephant & Castle is looking for experienced FOH staff. Must have at least 1 yr. of experience. Please send your resume with a little about yourself to bcomins@elephantcastle.com.

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Prepare for an extraordinary new future in healthcare. • Ask about our short-term courses • Day and evening courses available • Financial aid available to those who qualify*

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SALES & AUCTIONS

DC RENTALS

1 BRS $725

MEDICAL BILLING TRAINING

BOOKKEEPER TRAINING Hands on training at CTI!

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Fair Oaks—PENDERBROOK COMMUNITY YARD SALE Sat. 5/18, 8am-1pm. Huge event. Items sold from individual garage/driveways. Enter community from Penderbrook Dr, South Penderbrook Dr, & Center Way/ Fairfax, VA 22033

Layhill—13300 Rockview Ct, Silver Spring, Sat. May 11, 9 am-3pm ONLY: MUST Sell; sofas, chairs, dining set, lamps, collectibles; Much More: one blk off Layhill Rd at Hathaway Av. Layhill—13300 Rockview Court, Silver Spring, MD, 5/11/13, 9 a.m to 3 p.m.

PETS ADOPT A CAT/KITTEN Vet checked. Call Feline Foundation. 703-920-8665 www.ffgw.org

CavalierSpaniel—Pups $700 Ready to go,M/F, Raised in fam home w/ kids, Purebred, shots, vet checked Call us at 703-431-1284 English Bulldog—champion bloodline, AKC reg. 2 females, 10 weeks old, shots and health cert. $2500. ready to go call 240-427-8887 English Setters—$750.00 M&F 717-335-2557

Trainees Needed Now!

Quality First Career Center Classes start soon • PHLEBOTOMY-10 WK • CNA 4 WK • CNA to GNA - 72 HOURS • CPR & FIRST AID Day/Eves & Weekend Classes 6475 New Hampshire Ave., #501 Hyattsville, MD 20783 CALL 301-270-5105 Job Placement Assis/Financial Assis Avail. Out of State Endorsement www.qfccinc.com

Medical Office Administration Call 202-223-3500

PHLEBOTOMY Training workshops

Doctor’s Help 301-567-5422 BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPPORTUNITIES BAD/NEGATIVE CREDIT Removed from Credit Report. Guaranteed or your money back. 202-775-6932

STUFF 3Pc king pillowtop mat. set Value $499, Asking $230. Pillowtop Qu mat. set. Value $289, Asking $130! New in Plastic. Can Deliver.301-343-8630 6 Piece Cherry BedroomSet. New in boxes $305. Can Deliver.301-399-7870

Hand Carved Dining Room Table—w/ glass inlay, 8 chairs + 2 settee chairs. 1 of a kind set. Beautifully hand carved. $11k. 703-964-6716. SOFA - Victorian style & matching wingback chair, like new condition, $700. Antique straight back woven bottom chair, $50. Call 301-890-1064

SALES & AUCTIONS Fairfax City—Picketts Reserve Community Yard Sale, Sat May 18, 8am to 1pm, Pickett Road @ Shelly Krasnow between Rt50 & Main St

SUNDAY, MAY 19th, 2013. 1-3PM VCA BARCROFT CAT HOSPITAL 6357 Columbia Pke, Falls Church, VA Information 703-920-8665 x3 Feline Foundation www.ffgw.org Miniature Schna—Toy Size rare liver & tan & black parti pups www. taylorstoyschnauzers. com 540-937-4332 Poodle—Apricot Miniature, $900, last Male puppy, 10 Weeks old, AKC, Crate training, 1st shots, 703-435-7446 Ragamese— Adorable Ragdoll/Siamese cross kittens. Lynx, Tortie, Apricot & Seal points.$200$400. Home-raised underfoot! 240-423-1830 SHIH TZU—AKC pups, M/F, Home Raised w/Love, well socialized, Vet Check w/Health Cert & First Shots $925, 8 weeks old, 301-274-0091 YORKIE—PUPPIES,CKC Reg. M/F, Our babies are home raised.,They come w/Hlth. Rec. and guarantee, CAN MEET, $450.00 CASH, 304-839-3491 YORKSHIRE TERRIERPUPPIES 2 Males,AKC/CKC,shots,10 weeksold. $700.Call 804-443-6972

3533 Ames St. NE Washington, DC 20019

202-315-1118

AMES STREET APTS

FLOWERS are Blooming Come Plant Your Roots w/us!

FEATURES: • Free shuttle to Metro • Pay your rent online • Off street parking • Newly renovated apartment homes • Pick your wall color • Beautiful park-like settings with state-of-the-art water park • THEARC | Boys and Girls Club • Shopping center on-site with a brand new Super Giant, 2 banks, and loads of other stores and dining options including IHOP • Minutes to downtown DC • Prequalify online for only $9.95

1717 Alabama Avenue, SE, Washington, DC 20020 1.888.409.9534 • www.wcsmith.com

DC RENTALS Waived application fee for Move ins by 5/15/2013 $99.00 Holding Fee (Due at time of Application) *Income Restrictions Apply

Carver Terrace 2003 Maryland Avenue #101, Washington DC 20002 *Qualified Applicants

Anacostia—Renovated 3BR, 1Ba Apt, HW Floors, W-W Carpet,W/D, Near AnacostiaMetro,All Vouchers Welcome.$1800+/m.Please call 866-580-1030.

We’re Almost Full!

• Spacious 1, 2 BRs • Central AC/Heat • 24 hr onsite laundry facilities • Resident controlled access • 1 Block from metro & shopping • Across the street from park & recreation • FREE gas & heat Move In by May 31st, 2013 and Receive $100 Visa Gift Card

M-F 9-5

SE

Have You Heard? A Friendship bout

Marshall Heights—$1050, 2 bedrm, 1 ba, 11 46th St Apt B1, 202-413-3191, DW, WD, Elec, Heat, water

TWO BEDROOMS STARTING AT $1299 ALL Utilities Included With NO APPLICATION FEE and $99.00 Security Deposit.

Crossing

202-563-6800 Affordable Apartment Controlled Access Great Location Just minutes to 495,395,295 and Downtown DC

For Qualified Applicants • All New Kitchens w/Ice-Maker • Metrobus at your Door • All New Bathrooms • Free Off-Street Parking • All New Wall-to-Wall Carpeting • All New Lobby & Hallways • Controlled Access Entry • Abundant Closet Space

SE

SPECIALS!! No application fee Deposits as low as $100 1 bedrooms at $779

4651 Nannie Helen Burroughs Ave, NE, Washington, DC 20019

Professionally Managed by CIH Properties, Inc. *Must show this ad

• • • • •

(202) 640-4774

Spring Into

Friendship Court • Central Heat & Air • Wall-to-Wall Carpet • Close to Shopping, Banking & Metro Accessible • $25 Application Fee

1 Bedrooms

STARTING @ $699* Shopping Center in Walking Distance Laundry Facility Each Building

You Can’t Beat Our

202.397.2300

NE DC- 4244 Brooks St. NE.1 BR apt, near Minnesota Ave subway & bus line. Available for immed occupancy. Section 8 ok. $775+ util. 202-832-4754 NE- Huntwood Crt. Under new management. 1BR $840+. 2BR $935+. 5000 Hunt St NE. Bring ad, No application Fee! 202-399-1665 NMI Prop Mgmt.

Specials 2 BedOron oms

Wall-to-Wall Carpet Central Heat & Air Intercom Access/Dishwashers Laundry Room in every Building Pool and Playground

River Hill Apartments

202-562-5060

Professionally Managed By CIH Properties, Inc.

DC RENTALS

MAY BLOWOUT BANNEKER PLACE *Deals you can’t beat! $ 1 BR

799

- Metro Accessible - Controlled Entry - Call for details NO APPLICATION FEE *Limited time, new applicants only*

(202) 584-1688

3600 Ely Place S.E., Wash. DC 20019

CONGRESS HEIGHTS Near Metro & bus. 5BR avail. 320 Atlantic St SE. W/D. Central Air. Vouchers welcome. Please call 301-523-2695

FOR HIGH RISE CITY LIVING

ManorVillage

The

888-891-8472

DC RENTALS

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DENTAL ASSISTANT Dental Offices now hiring. No experience? Job Training & Placement Assistance Available. 1-800-678-6350

• Renovated 1 Bedroom Apts • Near Minn. Ave. Metro Station • 24 Hr. Emergency Maintenance • Showing Apts. 7 Days A Week

FELINE ADOPTION FAIR

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PHARMACY TECH Trainees Needed Now Pharmacies now hiring. No experience? Job Training & Placement Assistance Available 1-877-240-4524

Join us for an OPEN HOUSE event! Saturday, April 27

2 Bedrooms

STARTING @ $799* *Limited Time Only

(202) 563-6968 4632 Livingston Rd SE

Professionally Managed By CIH Properties, Inc. SE - 1BR apts. $750 + elec. No Pets. 202-265-4814, 202-629-2606. Fred A. Smith Co. SE- 3330 4th St SE. Quiet 2BR, CAC, w-w carpet, $925 + utilities. Call 301-952-6495 SE DANBURY ST - Attractive 1BR $780. 1st months rent free. Good credit req. Metro Buss at corner. Call 202-563-1791 S.E./Forest Cove —2BR condo, W/D, CAC. $950 plus utilities and up. Call 202-889-9226 SE- Hanover Court. Under new management. 1 BR $750+. 2 BR $820+. 2412 Hanover St. SE. 202-506-6416 NMI PropertyManagement SE- NEW 4Bedroom duplex apts carpeted, cac, the works!! 471 Orange Street SE. $1950 Section 8 welcome . NO Pets 202--421-5045

3738 D St. SE 20019 Professionally Managed By CIH Properties, Inc. Southeast

EHO

1 BRs fr. $710/mo 2 BRs fr. $835/mo with Move-in Special Meadow Green Courts! $20 APPLICATION FEE!

Convenient to shops, schools, Dishwasher. Walk-in closets., w-w carpet 5% DISCOUNT: METRO & DC GOVT employees

Call for details (877) 464-9774 OPEN HOUSE EVERY FRIDAY IN APRIL, 10am-2pm 3539 A St. SE Mon.-Fri. 9-5. Sat. 10-4 Housing Choice Vouchers welcome where rents are within voucher program limits.

SE & NE DC 1 & 2 BR apts. CAC/heat, crpt. Sec 8 & Veterans OK. Starting at $1200. Metro accessible. Call Rolando 202-560-6721

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1-877-649-2697

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Sell out the show! Contact us at 202.334.6732 or ads@readexpress.com

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CTI can get you trained & ready!

DC RENTALS

Anacostia Gardens

CAREER TRAINING


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DC RENTALS 2 & 3 Bedrooms

Available Now!! **One Month FREE Rent** NewlyRenovated

rrrrrrrr Large Apt Homes/Duplex avail.

All homes have 2 Bathrooms Skylights Available Breakfast Bars

(202) 889-2500

Douglas Knolls Apartments 3331 22nd Street, SE Washington, DC EHO

SOUTHWEST/Metro Convenient!

$99 MOVE IN SPECIAL* EAGLES CROSSING 116 Irvington Street SW

866-790-5360

W/W carpet, CAC/1 Air/Heat, Dishwasher, Laundry facility,

EFFICIENCY $700 1BR fr. $775 2BR fr. $870 *See or call Consultant for Details

M-F 9-5 • Sat 10-4

Housing Choice Vouchers Welcome where rents are within voucher limits

SW GALVESTON PLACE - 4BR, 2BA, $1455 + utils. 1st months rent free. Good credit req. Metro Bus at corner. Call 202-563-1791 SW - Madison Court. Under New Management. 1 BR $785+, 2 BR $885+. 32 Chesapeake St. SW 202-561-7368 NMI Property Management

MD RENTALS

Spring Specials! Stylish Floor Plans...Great Location

1 BR from $909 2 BR from $1019

ALL UTILITIES INCLUDED for a small fee INSTANT PRE-APPROVAL *Prices subject to verification

(866) 574-7408

1525 Elkwood Lane • Capitol Heights, MD 20742

www.addisonchapel.com

ADDISON CHAPEL A p a r t m e n t s CAPITAL HEIGHTS, 4704 Deanwood Dr. 2 bdrm apt, all utils incl, CAC, close to metro, sec 8 okay. Your job is your credit. $1200 240-688-9805

Spring Move In Special

Parkway Apartments 2bdr Apartments Starting at $999 All Utilities included Laundry Facility on site Call 301-256-7066

REVIVE Your Lifestyle

Southeast

MD RENTALS

Forestville

MD RENTALS HYATTSVILLE

MD RENTALS

• Exciting renovations • Spacious floor plans • Pleasing closet space • Pet friendly

www.reviveurlifestyle.com *ask for details

Spring Specials! Stylish Floor Plans...Great Location

1 BR from $909 2 BR from $1019

ALL UTILITIES INCLUDED for a small fee INSTANT PRE-APPROVAL *Prices subject to verification

(866) 574-7408

only $599

Move in Specials! $500-$600 off 1st month

Super Convenient Location Close to shops & rec. ctr 1BR, $905. 2BR $1005. Utilities & Capet Included!

Great Location! Hwy 450 Close to 295 and 495 Spacious Floorplans, Central Heat and AC

(A/C Extra)

1 Bedrooms @ $850 per month. 2 Bedrooms at $975.00 per month

Ashley Kemp 202-421-9618 www.novodev.com

START SUMMER OFF RIGHT AT OUR OPEN HOUSE! Saturday, May, 18 2013 • 9 am - 5 pm Sunday, May 19, 2013 • 12pm -5pm $0 Application Charge • FREE Utilities Se Habla Español • Instant Pre-Approval Metro Stop on community

1525 Elkwood Lane • Capitol Heights, MD 20742

www.addisonchapel.com

ADDISON CHAPEL A p a r t m e n t s Friendship Hghts/Tenleytown Lg 4BR, 3.5BA,lg yd, LR, FP, hw flr, sep din, FR, fin deck, full fin bsmt, sep laund rm, indr gar, clse to AU. $3600. 301-642-2979

HYATTSVILLE

YOU WON’T BELIEVE OUR SPECIALS CHARMING COLONIAL STYLE 1 BEDROOM APTS FROM $899 2 BEDROOM APTS FROM $1059

WITH STUNNING HARDWOOD FLOORING, UPDATED KITCHENS & BATHROOMS LOADS OF SHOPPING, FINE DINING, AND METRO ACCESSIBLE. UTILITIES INCLUDED – SMALL FEE

UNIVERSITY CITY (866) 405-6986

www.universitycityapts.com RESTRICTIONS MAY APPLY

866.507.2283 Summer Ridge Hyattsville

**Limited Availability

301-630-1300

Newly Renovated in 2013! Trendy Midrise Living

866-906-4875

• Electronic entry building system *Income Qualifications • Free business center # Occupants Maximum Income • Free after school program 1 $41,180 • Metro Accessible 2 $51,600 3 $58,080 • Bring in ad to rec. 4 $64,500 free app. fee per unit

Call today to schedule an appointment tour!

1st Mo. Rent

(when you sign a 12 mo. lease)

On residential street next to DeMatha HS Off-st parking -Ceiling Fans (tenant pays electric) 301-779-1734

Security Deposits from $250

• Clubhouse & Fitness Center • Washer & Dryer • Renovated Apartments Available • Less than Five Minutes from 495 • Swimming Pool • Central A/C & Heat Rosecroft Mews

3839 64th Ave Landover Hills MD 20785

*When you sign a 12 mo. lease

Rent $599*

CHEVERLY CROSSING APARTMENTS

301-277-6202

MOVE IN SPECIAL

Lease Today!

5122 KENILWORTH AVENUE, HYATTSVILLE, MD 20781

888.596.1602 • fountainpark.net OXON HILL

www.summerridgeapartments.net summerridgeleasing@comcast.net Performance. People. Pride.

* w/approved credit

GATED COMMUNITY

• Swimming Pool • Private balconies and patios • Minutes to The National Harbor

• Pool/Playground • Free Water • Minutes from Metro, B/W Pkwy. & The Beltway

Still the best way to kill time during your commute. XX133 1x1

Call Now For Our

Call Now For Our

FANTASTIC SPECIALS

FANTASTIC SPECIALS

COLONIAL VILLAGE

CALVERT HALL

908 Marcy Ave. • Oxon HIll, MD 20745

3817 64TH Ave. • Landover Hills, MD 20784

888-583-3047

877-203-6036

LANDOVER

FREE UTILITIES • • • • •

Walk to Metro Walk to Elementary School Daycare on Premises Granite Countertops Stainless Steel Appliances

FREE RENT ‘TIL JUNE 1 (on select apts)

KINGS SQUARE

3402 Dodge Park Rd. • Landover, MD 20785

877-898-6958

www.kingssquareapartments.com

Free 6-Week Summer Camp

Come Visit Us: Mon. thru Fri. 8 am - 5 pm • Sat. 10 am to 4 pm • Sun. 12 pm - 4 pm LANDOVER

GATED COMMUNITY • Free gas and water • State-of-the-art fitness center, more! • Remodeled w/brand new Kitchens • Licensed daycare on premises

FREE RENT ‘TIL JUNE 1 (on select apts)

IN PRINT.

LANDOVER HILLS

FREE UTILITIES

1829 Belle Haven Drive, Hyattsville, MD 20785

1, 2, & 3 Bedroom Apartments Starting @ $799 We Offer Second Chance Program With $0 Security Deposit

Arundel Apartments

MOVE-IN SPECIAL 1ST Month's

Spacious 1, 2, 3 BRs Rents Starting at $861* $99 Deposit*

Regency Pointe

MT. RAINIER

ARTS DISTRICT

GARFIELD COURT

MD RENTALS

MAPLE RIDGE

2252 Brightseat Road • Landover, MD 20785

888-583-3045

www.mapleridgeapartments.com

RIVERDALE

RIVERDALE

OPEN HOUSE

1, 2 & 3 BR APTS. HUGE 2 BR TOWNHOMES

Fri, May 17 to Sun, May 19 (Fri: 8-5, Sat: 10-4, Sun: 12-4)

SPECIALS

FREE RENT ‘TIL JULY 1 (select apts)

FREE Application Fee FREE Refreshments Deposit as low as $200

PARKVIEW GARDENS

• Roomy, modern apts. • Private balconies/patios • Cathedral ceiling

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RIVERDALE VILLAGE

6400 Riverdale Road • Riverdale, MD 20737

5409 Riverdale Road • Riverdale, MD 20737

www.parkviewgardensapartments.com

800-767-2189

888-251-1872


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Free SUTTON WALK Rent

East Pines Terrace

Suburban feeling Yet in the heart of the city

Delwin Realty

HILL RERST T M E FO N T S A A P

8800 Lanier Dr, Silver Spring, MD 20910

SILVER SPRING - Furnished rooms in bsmt w/ W/D, prvt entr, kit, near Holy Cross Hosp. Call 240-988-9316 or 240-603-0894 Silver Spring- Efficiency and 1Bdr apt in Senior facility. Utilities Incl Wait list open NOW. 440 University Boulevard East. Bring: Photo ID, proof of income and assets. 301.445.5540 EHO

Ask About Our Current Special!*

Move In Special 1st mo. rent $599 (on a 12 mo. lease)

1-BR $1050 2-BR $1175

3 BEDROOM 1 BEDROOM $1080 2 BEDROOM $1520 $1200

Forest Glen Apts. 301-593-0485

Contact the office for complete details certain restrictions apply.

Close to the Forest Glen Metro Off-Str. Prkng/Controlled Access Ceiling Fans Housing Vouchers Welcome UTILITIES INCLUDED

Station Square 301-825-9162 www.morgan-properties.com 3400 Pearl Drive, Suitland, MD 20746

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DC Rider

Spring has Sprung At STATION SQUARE!!!

Spring into savings at

District Hts.

WOODLAND SPRINGS Reduced Rent on select 1 & 2 BRs Prices Starting at $810 Move in by May 18th and win a 28” Flat Screen TV

*Limited time offer

1 BR SPECIAL! $950/MONTH

FROM WHEN YOU SIGN A 12 MONTH LEASE

HILLWOOD MANOR 202-499-2082A

ALL UTILITIES INCLUDED (a/c extra)

SPACIOUS APTS W/CEILING FANS LOVELY PARK-LIKE SETTING! OFF STREET PARKING HARDWOOD FLOORS

PARKWAY TERRACE 1 BRs fr $860 2 BRs fr $968 $30 Application Fee Walk to Metro W/W Carpet or Hardwood avail Keyed entry ways Parklike setting w/picnic tbls & grill

TEMPLE HILLS

HEATHER HILLS

SECOND CHANCE PROGRAM WITH NO SECURITY DEPOSIT

Apartments

1-Bedrooms from $961 2-Bedrooms from $1240 3-Bedrooms from $1444

Open House Sat., May 11th • 10am - 4pm

• Spacious floor plans • Washer/dryer** • Amazing closet space • Fireplaces** • Controlled Access • Activity Center

(SUNDAYS FROM 1:00PM TO 5:00PM)

**in select apts.

301.637.6153

www.transformurlifestyle.com

METRO NEWS ON YOUR iPHONE AND ANDROID DOWNLOAD FREE.

Maximum income limits apply

877-608-6548

3415 Parkway Terr. Dr. Suitland, Md. Mon-Fri. 9am-6pm. Sat.by app't. only

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK

1,2, 3 Bedrooms Starting @ $799 • Renovated Apartments Available • Central A/C & Heating • 2 Playgrounds • Five Minutes away from 95 South and North Swimming Pool and A Gym Coming Soon

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