DC woman celebrates 103rd birthday; credits long life to love

A neighborhood in Southeast D.C. saw quite a celebration on Tuesday.

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Family, friends and neighbors of Virginia Johnson got together for a drive-by parade along H Street to wish her a happy 103rd birthday.

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She said it’s one of the best birthday celebrations she’s ever had.

Johnson says her secret to a long life is love.

She says she has so much love in her life and in her heart, and that’s kept her going all these years.