Oxon Hill

Oxon Hill,

village (1990 pop. 35,794), Prince Georges co., central Md., a suburb S of Washington, D.C. Oxon Hill was dominated by large estates until the 1950s. National Harbor, a major mixed-use development there that includes a convention center and resort, is centered on a dredged cove on the Potomac. Sights include Oxon Hill Farm, run by the National Park Service as a 19th-century farm, and Fort Foote Park, with cannons, gun emplacements, and reinforced earthworks from a fort built during the Civil War to protect the capital.
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areas will collect canned goods and non-perishable food as part of the company's annual Fall Food Drive through November 12 to benefit Ashland Christian Emergency Services (ACES), the Capital Area Food Bank, Feeding America, the Oxon Hill Food Pantry and the Southern Maryland Food Bank.
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White, black, brown, rich, poor, with tattoos and without tattoos, with earrings and without earrings," Paul told a room packed full of young people in February at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Oxon Hill, Md.
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The ability to fashion a powerful combination of active, Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve components has been one of our great strengths," Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley said in a September 2010 speech at the Air Force Association Conference and Technology Exposition in Oxon Hill, Md.
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28 Treasury Department Vendor Outreach Session for HUBZone and service-disabled veteran-owned companies in Oxon Hill, MD.