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George Washington Memorial Parkway to Receive Safety Updates

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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CDC Rewards Maryland Over $54M to Expand...

The fund is expected to support efforts of expanding vaccine distributions in hard-hit communities of the state.

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M&T Bank Stadium to Add Walk-Up Vaccine ...

The walk-up vaccine appointments will be available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily.

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Tickets Now on Sale for 'Day Out With Thomas' in Baltimore

Thomas the Tank Engine is returning to Baltimore in May just in time for spring! The event features train rides, games, character appearances, and exclusive merchandise.

Events
Maryland Mansions: Elegant 'Tacaro Farm'...

If you're in the market for a magnificent country estate, then this is the listing for you.

Real Estate
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.

Events
Baltimore City Rec Centers and Programs Are Now Open

Twenty-six Baltimore City Recreation Centers and related programs reopened on Monday, and the new Cahill Fitness and Wellness Center will open on April 10.

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Maryland Zoo Adds 2 White Rhinos to Afri...

The Maryland Zoo gets two new residents, but of course, after they quarantined. They were transferred in November and are adjusting to their new home.

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Police Looking for Woman Who Rammed Car ...

Three people were injured when someone drove their car into the front of a Taco Bell restaurant in Charles County. Video of the crash was posted online by a customer at the restaurant.

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The Semper 5ive Race Is Going Live at Quantico on May 15

Looking for a family-friendly, in-person race this spring? Head to Marine Base Quantico for this 5-miler!

Events
DC-Area University Students May Be Requi...

Rutgers leads the way in DC-area universities considering requiring the COVID-19 vaccine before fall semester.

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

Happy Easter! Check out this "hoppin" good list of events in the DMV!

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State Articles
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.

Local News
Metro to Phase Out Old SmarTrip Cards in June

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

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Mayor Brandon Scott Launches Community C...

The initiative aims to reduce illegal trash dumping in the city. Baltimore will be testing a communitywide cleaning program.

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3 Husky Puppies in Critical Condition Af...

On Friday night, a customer at a gas station near the Hanover Street Bridge in Baltimore noticed a broken-down car. Inside, five husky puppies were found covered in their own filth and were hardly moving. The puppies are only 4-weeks-old.

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3 Best Dog-Friendly Beaches Near DC

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

Attractions
A Beginner's Guide to Catching Blue Crab...

One of summer's best foods is also free for the taking if you know how to to go crabbing! Here are some easy methods for a beginner that will have you out on the water in no time.

Local Culture
An Abandoned Fairytale Amusement Park Co...

Beginning in 1955, "The Enchanted Forest" was an amusement park in Ellicott City, Maryland. It closed in 1990 and waited in ruin until Clark's Elioak Farm in Ellicott City began to rejuvenate its pieces in 2004.

Attractions
How to Attract Hummingbirds This Spring

Hummingbirds have been spotted in southern Virginia, and it's the perfect time to make them feel welcome. Here are some great plants and feeders that will attract these colorful little friends to your yard.

Home & Garden
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.

Travel
7 Reasons Why People Hate Driving in DC

Driving in D.C. can be an anxiety-inducing, white-knuckle experience that not everyone can handle. Here's why.

Local Culture
Our Marylanders Then: Jim Henson

"Muppets" creator Jim Henson graduated from the University of Maryland, College Park.

Local Culture
Wellness: How to Treat Sunburns at Home

Summer days spent outside often mean the occasional sunburn, no matter how careful you are. Here are some simple home remedies to make you feel better.

Wellness
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National Articles
Top 5 New Songs Released This Week, Apri...

It's our weekly song review where we tackle five new songs released over the last week, April 11–28. We're covering Marina, Royal Blood, Sufjan Stevens, and more!

Music
WATCH: First Successful Helicopter Fligh...

On Monday, April 19, history was made as NASA's Ingenuity Mars Helicopter became the first aircraft to make a "powered, controlled flight on another planet."

National News
4/20: A Lit History of the Marijuana Holiday

April 20, also known as 420, is a national marijuana holiday and has been celebrated across the country for years. But how did it get started? Why 4/20? We look at the history of the holiday within cannabis culture.

Local Culture
Kellogg's Unveils Colorful LGBTQ-Friendl...

Pride Month is held annually each June to celebrate equality for the LGBTQ community. To show solidarity, Kellogg's is doing what they do best—creating a tasty cereal for an important cause!

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An Open Letter From Columbine Survivor C...

Dear Fellow Survivor ... words fall significantly short, they feel small and trite. However, I felt compelled to at least try to convey some of the comforts I wish were shared with me.

Local News
Columbine Survivor Crystal Woodman Miller Reflects 22 Years Later

Columbine survivor Crystal Woodman Miller wrote this letter in honor of the lives lost on April 20, 1999. "Light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it." Together, let's be the light this broken world needs.

Local Culture
Mountain Dew Fans, Rejoice! 'Dew-S-A' Is...

What's red, white, and blue all over? That's right, guys—"Dew-S-A" is here! PepsiCo's bizarre purple drink is hitting store shelves this spring and it will be available for a limited time.

Products & Promotions
Victoria's Secret Is (Finally) Making a ...

Victoria’s Secret has announced is adding maternity bras to its collections. The announcement is part of a new campaign by the lingerie retailer to celebrate Mother’s Day.

Style
Vaccinated? You Can Get Free Budweiser

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

National News
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!

World
White Claw Launches New Hard Seltzer Wit...

White Claw will be launching a new line of high-ABV hard seltzers, and they're gonna be a great way to usher in the warm weather and summer season.

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Explore America's Parks During National Park Week!

National parks have been popular places in the past year. The National Park Service is encouraging all Americans to visit and learn about the parks during National Park Week, April 17–25. The annual event includes free entry days, themed days, and virtual experiences.

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