May 28, 2024 - News

Around the Beltway: 🤑 $23.5 million digs

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👀 Spotted over the long weekend: Former President Barack Obama made a surprise appearance Saturday at Alexandria National Cemetery for its Memorial Day event, while Vice President Kamala Harris hit the Dupont Circle farmers market on Sunday. (WJLA, X)

A body was found in the Potomac River yesterday. Officials were searching for a young man who went missing Saturday while trying to swim across the river. (NBC 4)

✈️ The only nonstop, low-fare flight between the DMV and Silicon Valley could arrive if Spirit's application to launch a flight between DCA and Santa Clara is approved. This comes as President Biden recently signed a bill allowing more long-haul flights from DCA. (Washington Business Journal)

🏠 One of Bethesda's most expensive houses ever sold is back on the market for $23.5 million. It previously sold for $15 million in 2020. The six-bedroom, 10-and-a-half-bathroom home has a wine cellar, a gym, an English garden, and an infinity pool. (Washington Business Journal)


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