Best Bodies Of Water To Visit Near Washington DCWashington D.C. is a vastly growing city with skyscrapers, monuments, museums, and many other buildings. For some it's easy to forget that the city is also home and near parks, mountains, and bodies of water. Fishing, kayaking, swimming, you can do it all in the the area. When you are looking to spend some time in the water, check out these places near DC.
Police Identify Teen Whose Body Was Found in Anacostia RiverPolice in Washington have identified a teenager whose body was recovered from the Anacostia River.
Police: Body Recovered From the Anacostia RiverPolice in D.C. say a body has been recovered from the Anacostia River.
Volunteers Search Anacostia River for Relisha RuddMore than a year after her disappearance, a group of volunteer divers searched the Anacostia River for Relisha Rudd.
D.C. Mayor Appoints New Deputy Mayor on Economic IssuesA lobbyist and former D.C. Council candidate has been named to a senior-level position in Mayor Muriel Bowser's administration that's meant to help residents east of the Anacostia River.
New Grant to Keep Anacostia River Student Program FlowingA group of area high school students have spent more than a year studying the Anacostia River, and now a new grant will allow their work to keep flowing.
South Capitol Street Bridge to Close for Testing District of Columbia transportation officials say the Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge will be closed for several hours for routine testing.
1 Dead After Car Plunges Into Anacostia RiverA water rescue is underway after a car overturned into the Anacostia River in Southeast Sunday morning.
Body Found in Anacostia RiverThe body of an adult male has been found in the Anacostia River near the 300 block of Water Street in southeast D.C.
D.C. Mayor Proposes New Hospital East of Anacostia District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray wants to build a new, $300 million hospital to replace the city-owned hospital east of the Anacostia River.
Harsh Winter Doubles Normal Md. Road Salt Use, Sparking Environmentalist ConcernBetween fiscal year 2009 and FY 2012, the Maryland State Highway Administration used 1.06 million tons of salt on roads during winter weather events, at an average of 211,043.8 tons per winter.
Body Pulled From Anacostia River Near 11th Street BridgeAn unconscious person has been pulled from the Anacostia River near the 11th Street Bridge, Metropolitan Police say.

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