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It’s Time to Get Ready For Haunting of the Hill

Once again this year, Capitol Hill residents will be decking out their homes in the spookiest way possible for a good cause.

Realtor Phyllis Jane Young is sponsoring “The Haunting of the Hill III,” a house-decorating contest in which the grand prize is a $1,000 donation to the school of the winner’s choice.

Five winning entries will be chosen, and there’s an extra treat in store for those selected as winners — each will receive a $100 gift certificate to his or her favorite Capitol Hill restaurant.

Residents wishing to compete must enter; e-mail your name, address and phone number to or

Those looking to enter also can call Stephanie Cavanaugh at (202) 544-2557 to register.

The deadline for entries is Oct. 27. Judging will take place on the evening of Oct. 29, and winners will be posted Oct. 30 at

— Amy Carlile

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