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10 Things You Have to Do in the DMV This Weekend (February 26–28)

Are you ready for the weekend? You will be when you see our weekend roundup for February 26–28!

Events
Beloved Potomac River Staple 'Tim's Rive...

After 28 years, SunCal has declined to renew Tim Bauckman's lease for popular Potomac shoreline restaurant "Tim's Rivershore Restaurant and Crab House."

Restaurants
Salt Boxes in Baltimore Have Been Turned...

More than 100 salt boxes around Baltimore City have been decorated by local artists.

Art
2021 Swarmageddon: Millions of Cicadas Set to Emerge in Several S...

After 17 years underground, Brood X is returning to Virginia, North Carolina, Maryland, and West Virginia. This round has the greatest range and concentration of any of the 17-year cicadas.

Local News
Maryland Zoo Is Holding an Adults-Only G...

The egg hunt will be a fun event for people over 21. The zoo will host the event at night with participants searching the zoo grounds for glow-in-the-dark eggs.

Events
PEEPS Is Back With a Cookie Coop and the...

The cookie house kit is available at BJ's Warehouse stores.

Products & Promotions
The 2021 DC Auto Show Has Been Officially Canceled

The event has been rescheduled for January 2022. As the city faces the ongoing pandemic crisis and the uncertainty surrounding a formal reopening, the D.C. Auto Show has officially been canceled.

Local News
Virginia and Maryland Launch Hotlines to...

The call centers are designed to help people who are unable to use the web to book an appointment.

Local News
Bill Would Allow Therapy Dogs in Marylan...

There is currently no law or guidelines for allowing therapy dogs in public schools.

Local News
Berlin City Council Passes 11-Year-Old's Proposal to Build Duck B...

The boxes will be placed around the pond at Heron Park to attract wildlife and visitors alike!

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

Mark your calendars—it's time for our weekend roundup, February 19–21! From pottery to George Washington to the Lunar New Year, there's something for everyone.

Events
The RELIEF Act Has Passed the Maryland A...

The bill will provide direct payments to the most vulnerable Marylanders, tax credits for small businesses, and a tax holiday on unemployment benefits. Relief may be on its way very soon.

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Abbey Burger Bistro Shutters Ocean City ...

The chain's remaining locations are open for business. The decision was shaped by the pandemic's impact on the service industry.

Local News
Projected Rates for I-270 Toll Road Released

The project will add express lanes to the congested Virginia-Maryland thoroughfare.

Local News
Baltimore Eases COVID-19 Restrictions Th...

Mayor Brandon M. Scott and Baltimore City Health Commissioner Dr. Letitia Dzirasa announced modified COVID-19 restrictions due to overall improvement. The new rules took effect at 6:00 a.m., February 22.

Local News
DC Water Offers Renters a New Form of Fi...

D.C. Water Cares is a multi-pronged initiative designed to help residents in financial need.

Local News
DC Jazz Club 'Blues Alley' Might Not Recover From Pandemic

The Georgetown landmark has reportedly been put on the market. The owner is hoping to relocate, but the club won't be in its original form.

Local 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
'Cupid's Drive-In' Is Bringing Romance t...

Experience a romantic double feature with "Casablanca" and "La La Land"

Events
Silver Diner Offers Takeout Brunch and $5 To-Go Cocktails

If there's anything better than an indulgent weekend brunch, it's a takeout version you can enjoy in your pajamas!

Restaurants
DC Mural Draws Attention to Potential St...

Down an alley in the unassuming neighborhood of Adams Morgan in D.C., a giant rat stalks day and night, towering over buildings and breathing fire into the cool January air. This giant rat has been dubbed "Ratzilla" and is the latest street art sensation by artist Juan Pineda, commissioned by Suzanne Allen.

Local News
DC Is Getting Its First 100% Self-Pour P...

The city’s first 100% self-pour pub and restaurant is coming this spring to southeast Washington, D.C. The new pub, Tap99, gets its name from the 99 different types of drinks that it offers, including beer, wine, cider, and premixed cocktails.

Restaurants
Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth and Take Fairfax's Chocolate Safari!

Warning: Get ready to see humans devouring chocolate in their natural habit! Just follow the trail through Fairfax that we mapped out for you.

Attractions
Brace Yourselves: Snow May Be Heading to...

After a warmup on Thursday and Friday, temperatures will drop into the 30s this weekend, setting the stage for a chance of snow on Monday.

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National Articles
Act II Rumored to Release Mac and Cheese...

While the source of the rumor is unclear, it's rumored that Act II will release mac and cheese-flavored microwave popcorn.

Products & Promotions
The 'Mr. Potato Head' Brand Is Now 'Pota...

Hasbro has it both ways as it rebrands a classic toy line. The toymaker joins the ranks of many major organizations by promoting gender inclusivity.

Lifestyle
Costco Raises Minimum Wage to $16 an Hour: 'Paying Employees Good...

Costco CEO Craig Jelinek announces Costco will raise its minimum wage this week from $15 to $16 an hour, which makes it more competitive against retailers like Amazon, Target, Best Buy, and especially Walmart.

Business
NASA to Launch Rocket From Wallops Fligh...

The Department of Defense will launch a three-stage suborbital sounding rocket on Wednesday afternoon, March 3, from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia. A set time for the launch is not known to the public.

National News
Garden Goals: Kid-Friendly Projects for ...

You don't have to wait until summer to get your kids out in the garden. There's plenty to do to get ready for the growing season that little hands can help with! Here are some fun, simple tasks that your kids will actually enjoy.

Home & Garden
Give Virtual Travel a Try With 'City Guesser'—Can You Guess Which...

Virtual travel meets online gaming. Safely travel to cities around the globe right from your computer. As you "walk" the streets of the city, watch for clues and guess where you are.

Travel
'Avatar' Universe Set to Expand, Co-Crea...

The Avatar the Last Airbender world will only get bigger. The series' creators announced they will be expanding the world of Aang, Korra, and friends.

TV
'The Handmaid's Tale' Returns for Season...

Buckle up, there's a fight brewing on the latest installment of the Hulu series and it's going to be good.

TV
Goodbye, Kia Minivan; Hello, Kia Carnival

The car company Kia has decided to change their minivans to "multi-purpose vehicles" with the release of the 2022 Kia Carnival. Kia is letting go of the minivan label with hopes of better profit.

Automotive
Recipe: Irish Stew, 2 Ways

Just in time for St. Patrick's Day, here are a couple of Irish stew recipes. If you're looking for something savory and comforting, give these a try!

Recipes
6 Dr. Seuss Books Discontinued Due to 'H...

Dr. Seuss would be 116 years old today, but his memory lives on and so does his classic children's books ... except for these six books.

Books
Myths and Legends of the Amazon Pink River Dolphins, and How to F...

These majestic creatures are the largest freshwater mammals on earth ... and can change colors!

World
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