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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.

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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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.

10 Things You Have to Do in the DMV This Weekend (April 16-18)

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

Things To Do
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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Marijuana Will Be Legal in Virginia Earl...

Simple marijuana possession will now be legal beginning July 1.

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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.

DC Public Service Commission Outlines Changes Ahead of New 771 Ar...

Residents can prepare their devices for the new overlay through October 9.

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George Washington Memorial Parkway to Re...

The National Park Service will implement new safety measures on the George Washington Memorial Parkway starting later in 2021. The adjustments will affect the section between Alexandria and Mount Vernon.

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

Highlights include a wine festival, shopping pop-up, and a virtual 5K for a well-known charity. Here's your weekend roundup for Friday, April 9, to Sunday, April 11.

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State Articles
Spring Cleaning? Learn to Declutter Like...

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

Home & Garden
White House Easter Egg Roll Canceled for the Second Year in a Row

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...

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 Mo...

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.

National News
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.

Local Culture
4 Great Spots for Dim Sum in Northern Virginia

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!

Food & Drink
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.

Local Culture
Our Washingtonians Now: Bill Nye (The Science Guy)

Bill Nye was raised in Washington, D.C. Who knew?

Local Culture
5 Things They Don't Tell You About DC an...

Traffic is the one topic anyone from the DMV can agree on—just bring up the Beltway and you'll get an immediate eye roll.

Local Culture
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National Articles
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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'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.

National News
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!

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!

Home & Garden
McDonald's Closing Hundreds of Restauran...

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

FDA and CDC Recommend 'Pause' for the Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

Six people experienced a rare and dangerous blot clot after receiving the Johnson & Johnson single-dose vaccine.

National News
Every Title Coming to Amazon Prime Video...

With so many Amazon Prime Video Originals and other classic movie and TV titles, you'll have plenty to binge-watch this month! Here's everything coming to and leaving Amazon Prime in April 2021.

April 13 Is National Make Lunch Count Da...

How do you spend your lunch hour? Or ... your 15-minute lunch break? Resist the urge to work through lunch today and find easy ways to make your lunch count.

'Thunder Force' Delivers as a Cotton Candy Action Movie

Pleasant and sweet, but with no real substance is the best way to describe this latest original movie from Netflix. Sure, "Thunder Force" stars powerhouse actors like Melissa McCarthy and Octavia Spencer, but the paper-thin plot will have you guessing the ending about 20 minutes in.

New Music Review: Songs Released April 4...

It's our weekly song review where we review five new songs released this past week, April 4 –11. We're covering Twenty One Pilots, Doja Cat, Surfaces, and more!

You Can Now Order a 'Cinnamon Toast Crun...

If you know what to ask for, you can order a Cinnamon Toast Crunch drink at Starbucks.

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8 Natural Ways to Control Seasonal Allergies

Here we go again: it's allergy season. But before you reach for that over-the-counter or doctor-prescribed medication, let’s discuss what causes allergies and what the best way is to naturally control them!

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