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Mural Depicting Thurgood Marshall and Ruth Bader Ginsberg Painted...

The mural resides across from the Anne Arundel County Courthouse. This is the same non-profit that painted the massive mural of Breonna Taylor last summer.

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DC Government Services to Close for Eman...

The closures will be in effect on Friday, Apr. 16, 2021. There will not be an Emancipation Day parade due to the pandemic.

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Metro to Phase Out Old SmarTrip Cards in...

WMATA is installing new faregates throughout the system and you may need to upgrade your SmarTrip card.

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Pick Your Own Flowers at the Epic Burnside Farms Festival of Spri...

It's tulip time! This annual event is a beautiful way to get out and enjoy nature as you pick your own flowers directly from the fields.

10 Things You Have to Do in the DMV This...

Catch drive-in movies, wine tastings, and so much more!

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A Visitors Guide: Great Falls Park and T...

Enjoy the trails and views of the Great Falls via the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Park in Maryland.

COVID-19 Vaccine Access to Those 16+ Begins This Week in DC

A week ahead of schedule, the District of Columbia opens and encourages preregistration for the COVID-19 vaccine to all residents over 16 years of age.

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After Year-Long Hiatus, Capital One Aren...

The Capitals and Wizards also released ticket information for the 2020-2021 season.

3 Best Dog-Friendly Beaches Near DC

Because a trip to the beach isn't the same without your furry friend.

Maryland Gaming Revenue Hits Record in March

Casinos generated a record $169.2 million dollars in March of 2021. The best month EVER in March!

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5 Ways to Entertain Yourself During Your...

Keeping your sanity on the road is important. Here are some tips on how to make your drive less stressful.

Marijuana Will Be Legal in Virginia Earl...

Simple marijuana possession will now be legal beginning July 1.

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7 of DC's Most Commonly Mispronounced Pl...

Have you ever wondered if it's "Dupont" or "DuPont" Circle? Wondered how to pronounce Gallaudet or Grosvenor? You're not alone! We're here to clear up the confusion with seven of D.C.'s commonly mispronounced places (and misspelled ones, too)!

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COVID-19 Vaccines Now Available at All DC Giant Food Pharmacies

Giant Food Pharmacies are now offering COVID-19 vaccinations in all 152 of their Giant store locations. Depending on your location, you can receive one of the three COVID-19 vaccinations.

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Spring Cleaning? Learn to Declutter Like...

Follow these spring cleaning tips to declutter your house and your life!

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White House Easter Egg Roll Canceled for...

Thanks for nothing, COVID-19! The annual White House event featuring eggs, a giant Easter bunny, and kids from all over the country has been canceled for 2021.

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Bethesda's 'Bark Social' Combines an Off-Leash Dog Park With a Be...

Get ready for some four-legged socializing, complete with adult beverages for all!

Here Are 8 Egg-cellent Easter Egg Hunts ...

Venture down the bunny trail with these must-visit Easter egg hunts! Easter is almost here, which means it's egg-hunting time!

The Best Doughnuts in the DMV

Are you craving a puffy pastry of sweet and sticky goodness? So are we!

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SpaceX Satellite Lights Up the Sunday Morning Sky Across Virginia...

For those wondering, those lights were not any meteor or comet, and definitely not a UFO! It's just one of Elon Musk's pet projects again.

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Slang Terms From the 1920s That We Need ...

It's been nearly 100 years since the Roaring Twenties, an era where flappers, speakeasies, and mobsters reigned supreme. A time where there was a cultural shift away from tradition into a "modern" age of rebellion, which came in the forms of the cinema, radio, automobiles, jazz, and, most importantly, new slang terms.

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4 Great Spots for Dim Sum in Northern Vi...

An authentic dim sum brunch is truly a sight to behold. We've identified the four best spots for dim sum in Northern Virginia so you can plan your own excursion for dumplings, noodles, and traditional Chinese delicacies.

The Ultimate Super Bowl LV Drinking Game

With our Super Bowl LV Drinking Game, everybody wins!

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Who Is the Biggest Celebrity From DC, Ma...

Check out this "People of the U.S." map to find the biggest celebrity from your DMV hometown.

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VIDEO: Breathtaking Footage Shows Massiv...

"You're gonna need a bigger boat." In a video posted on Twitter, a massive whale can be seen just surfacing the top of the water ... right next to a boat!

In My Late 40s and Dating: The DOs and D...

I ripped the Band-Aid® off 2 years ago when I "unhid" my online dating profile, and since then, my life has never been quite the same. Here are some things I've learned so far.

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Vaccinated? You Can Get Free Budweiser

Anheuser-Busch is offering free Budweisers to anyone over 21 who can provide proof of vaccination.

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15 Most Popular Idioms and Their Meaning...

An idiom is a phrase whose meaning isn't necessarily obvious from a first glance at the individual words. We've scoured the internet and found 15 of the most-popular idioms in the English language and their meanings.

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VIDEO: Squirrel Gets Drunk After Feastin...

While many of us were stuffed last week, this squirrel had some dizzying effects from his feast.

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Most Popular Toy the Year You Were Born: 1950–2009

We've looked far and wide to find the most popular toys of every year, from 1950 to 2009. What was the most popular toy the year YOU were born?

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The First Supermoon of 2021 Is Set to Sh...

It's going to be the biggest and brightest pink supermoon this year! It's also the first of two supermoons to happen in 2021.

4 Best Ways to Compost This Spring

Why should I compost? Well, the answer is simple—it's beneficial for the environment, it reduces waste, it improves soil health, it conserves resources, and it's rewarding!

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Dozens of Recipes for When You're Stuck at Home

Cooking and eating at home can get boring fast when you're stuck at home. We've compiled some of our favorite recipes over the past year to help you stay well-fed, happy, and healthy. Let's get started!

'Demonic' Dog Put Up for Adoption in Bru...

New Jersey woman puts New Jersey chihuahua up for adoption on Facebook because he drives her crazy. Woman says chihuahua hates animals, men, and children and compares him to a gremlin.

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Starbucks Is Celebrating Earth Month By ...

April is Earth Month, and Starbucks is celebrating by giving you the chance to win freebies and discounts. Similar to its Starbucks for Life game, this game combines instant-win but with puzzles, for an added twist.

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McDonald's Closing Hundreds of Restaurants Inside Walmart

The restaurants have suffered due to the loss of foot traffic and migration to drive-thru and delivery service.

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