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Archeological Dig Reveals Maryland's Original 1634 Settlement

A special announcement from Historic St. Mary's City will accompany the findings on March 25!

Local News
Orioles Offering Free COVID Tests to Fan...

The Baltimore Orioles are partnering with the Maryland Department of Health (MDH) to provide free COVID testing to fans at home games. Testing is optional and is not required for fans entering the ballpark.

Sports
National Zoo, Select Smithsonian Museums...

The National Zoo, Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Virginia, and six museums in D.C. are slated to reopen in May. Visitors will have to reserve timed-entry passes ahead of time online.

Attractions
10 Things You Have to Do in the DMV This Weekend (April 23–25)

With the weather warming up in the DMV, the region is taking note of springtime fun! We've compiled in-person and virtual events happening in D.C., Maryland, and Virginia this weekend, April 23–25.

Events
Mural Depicting Thurgood Marshall and Ru...

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.

Local News
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.

Attractions
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
Maryland Gaming Revenue Hits Record in M...

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

Local News
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.

Local News
M&T Bank Stadium to Add Walk-Up Vaccine Appointments on Friday

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

Local News
Tickets Now on Sale for 'Day Out With Th...

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
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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State Articles
7 Pretty Accurate Stereotypes of People ...

Socialite? Smartypants? Hipster? You can probably name off at least a person or two who fits each of these D.C. stereotypes. Enjoy.

Local Culture
Marylanders Can NOW Go Outside Without a Mask

Case rates have declined enough for Governor Hogan to lift the outdoor mask mandate. Other restrictions are starting to lift in the state as well.

Local News
Surprise Lesser Kudu Calf Born Overnight...

The baby was born on March 28 to parents Rogue and Garrett. Right now, he's spending quality time with mom in a quiet enclosure away from the exhibit.

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Wolf Trap Announces Plans for 2021 Summe...

Wolf Trap Foundation has announced its first set of performances for the 2021 season. Sidelined by the pandemic in 2020, the country’s only national park for the performing arts will be welcoming fans back just in time to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first concert at the Filene Center.

Events
Try These 6 Spots for Mother's Day Brunch in Maryland

From upscale dining to greasy spoon grub, see what restaurants made the cut for mom's special day!

Restaurants
Second Seal Returned to Ocean After Reha...

The seal was found on the beach in Ocean City suffering from dehydration. Nicknamed "Stuart Little," the rehab team taught him how to forage for ice, essential to keep him hydrated.

Local News
U.S. Census: Maryland will keep its 8 Co...

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland will keep its eight Congressional seats for the next decade, according to the first results of the 2020 census released Monday.

Local News
5 Best Workouts to Help You Achieve Your Summer Body

The time to start pumping the iron was three weeks ago! Here are the five best workouts to help you get the body you want this summer.

Wellness
Cracking the Code on Gen Z Slang: Slaps,...

Need to talk to your kids but can't understand what they're saying? Need a guide to Gen Z slang and lingo? We've got the definitions to "cap," "simp," "sus," and so many more!

Local Culture
The Getaway House in DC: Is It the Right...

An overview of the Washington, D.C., Getaway House location in Stanardsville, Virginia, near Shenandoah National Park.

Attractions
Pittsburgh-Area Pub Chain Opening in Historic Savage Mill This Su...

Dive Bar & Grille will replace the spot left by Rams Head Tavern in June

Local News
DC to Resume Parking Enforcement on June...

The city has initiated an amnesty program for people with outstanding tickets. The return of traffic enforcement marks a return to normalcy for the district and hopefully the opening of museums and attractions later this year.

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National Articles
18 Quotes About Moms By Famous People—Bo...

Our mothers are the first to teach us about love. And that love is clear in these 18 quotes about moms by famous people over the years.

Local Culture
Woman Gives Birth on Flight to Hawaii

A woman gave birth to a new son on a plane flying to Honolulu. A doctor and three nurses helped deliver the baby.

National News
Is Your Car a Lemon? Vizzy Wants to Give You Lemonade

If your lemon is in really bad shape, you might win a free car!

Products & Promotions
When Mother’s Day Hurts

If your son or daughter struggles with addiction, mental illness, self-injury, an eating disorder, suicidal thoughts, is incarcerated, or has other issues, then Mother’s Day is going to be difficult. It will hurt. A lot.

Wellness
Your Dog Could Be the Face of Budweiser'...

Dog lovers could reply to the thread with pictures of their cute pups and the hashtag #Pupweiser. Some of the best submissions got selected and the beer maker responded with a superimposed picture of the pups on a virtual holiday beer can.

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7 Wild Conspiracy Theories We Can't Stop Reading About

We can't get enough of it. Portals to another dimension, lizard people, hoaxes, and secret government spying made our list.

Local Culture
Top 5 Songs Released This Week, April 25...

It's our weekly song review where we review five new songs released this past week. See if your favorite artists or bands are on this song review list.

Music
Check Your Pool Noodles Because Snakes C...

With all kinds of wildlife roaming in your backyard, you should be wary this summer. Sun’s out, snakes out? Summer brings out the dangerous animals, so here are some things you should know.

Home & Garden
6 Ways to Soothe an Anxious Dog for a Long Car Ride

Are you dreading your next road trip with your dog? Try these tips for an easy ride every time.

Automotive
May Meteor Shower to Peak on Tuesday Nig...

Those in the Northern Hemisphere may see 10-30 meteors per hour. May is not only the month of blooming flowers and spring weather but also meteors, Mercury, and moons!

National News
Disney Creates 'Real,' Retractable Light...

During "A Special Look Inside Disney Parks" virtual event last week, Disney Parks Chairman Josh D'Amaro unveiled something that has been the fantasy of Star Wars fans for decades—a "real," retractable lightsaber.

Travel
These New Frank's RedHot® Goldfish Crackers Aren't for the Kids

These spicy crackers will go perfectly with a Bloody Mary. Goldfish Frank's RedHot® crackers will swim into stores next month.

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