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Take a Bite Out of Hagerstown's 42nd Annual Peach Festival

Leitersburg Ruritan Club's peachy event features food, games, and a 5K run for charity!

Events
Embrace Cottagecore at The Clarksville S...

Is there anything more cheery than sunflowers? Find them in full bloom at the Clarksville Sunflower Festival happening all month at Mary's Land Farm, located between Baltimore and Washington, D.C.

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

Check out what's happening in DC, Maryland, and Virginia for the weekend roundup for Friday, August 6 to Sunday, August 8.

Events
Did You Know That The Washington Monument Has a 'Mini-Me'?

Unknown to most people, there's a 12-foot replica of the gigantic monument hidden from sight directly nearby.

Local Culture
3 Places to Pick the Sweetest Maryland P...

Is there anything better than a tree-ripened peach? Maryland is dotted with family farms just waiting for you to come out and pick some, so put on the sunscreen and head out!

Attractions
Postal Service Honors Maryland Lighthous...

Five stamps will be dedicated at Annapolis' Susan Campbell Park next month.

Local News
DC Restores Indoor Mask Mandate as Delta Variant Surges

DC residents must wear masks indoors beginning Saturday, July 31 at 5 a.m.

Local News
5 Things People Moving to DC Should Know

D.C. has more to offer than scandal and politics. If you're moving to D.C., here's what you need to know.

Local Culture
The 6 Commandments of 'Slugging'

Slugging is little more than organized hitchhiking. Unique to the D.C. region, it brings scores of commuters to huddle in shuffling masses, just waiting for the right offer.

Automotive
Smithsonian Institute Reveals Names of Baby Black-Footed Ferrets

Following through on a public vote to name three adorable black-footed ferret kits, the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute revealed the winning names this week.

Local News
Fried Chicken Chain Roaming Rooster to O...

The DC-based eatery arrives in the fall at Pike & Rose shopping center.

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

Embrace the summer heat with wine gardens, block parties, and more throughout the DMV!

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State Articles
Maryland's Delfest Has Been Canceled for...

DelFest, the bluegrass music festival hosted in Cumberland, Maryland, has been canceled, once again, due to the spread of COVID-19.

Local News
Police Install Fencing, Security Cameras at US Capitol Ahead of S...

Law enforcement in D.C. is securing the area around the Capitol ahead of a planned protest on Saturday, September 18. The “Justice for J6” rally is being held in support of people arrested in the riot on Capitol Hill on January 6.

Local News
Original Printings of Historical Texts S...

The "Founding Freedoms" exhibit runs daily through November 14 at the Annapolis State House. Visitors can examine printings of the Declaration of Independence, the U.S. Constitution, and more.

Attractions
3 Resources for Marylanders Facing WSSC ...

WSSC Water resumes residential water turnoffs on September 13, 2021. If you're facing potential disruption of service due to a past balance, these resources may be able to help.

Local News
DC Extras Needed for Netflix Film on Civil Rights Figure Bayard R...

Netflix is requesting extras for a biopic about civil rights figure Bayard Rustin that's set to film in D.C. at Lincoln Memorial next month. The movie will recreate the historic 1963 March on Washington at Lincoln Memorial.

Local News
Maryland Mansions: Historic 'Widehall' i...

Welcome to "Widehall." This 18th-century estate has been thoughtfully renovated over the years to create the ultimate waterfront luxury home.

Real Estate
Amazon Holding Career Day to Fill 40,000...

Many of the 40,000 posted positions will be located at the second company headquarters under construction in Virginia.

Business
Bloody Lane Trail in Maryland Harbors a Spooky Historical Past—An...

Antietam Battlefield, otherwise known as Bloody Lane Trail, is the site of one of the Civil War's bloodiest battles. Now it's thought to be haunted.

Local Culture
Maryland's 6 Best Spots to Grab a Bagel

Nosh on cinnamon raisin, asiago cheese, and "everything" in between at these bagel hot spots in Maryland.

Restaurants
Love Pyrex? There's a Festival in Maryla...

JoRetro, a shop in Havre De Grace, is a dream come true for any Pyrex lover. The shop holds a festival twice a year to celebrate their love of vintage Pyrex.

Events
Be Alert on the Roads: It's Mating Season for Deer in the DMV

Because of mating season, the next three months will bring increased wildlife activity along roads in wooded areas. In D.C., Maryland, and Virginia, that can be almost anywhere.

Lifestyle
Remaining Disney Stores in Virginia, Mar...

The last three Disney stores in D.C., Maryland, and Virginia will be closing for good by the end of this month.

Business
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National Articles
Top Gymnasts Rebuke the FBI for Botched ...

Top gymnasts McKayla Maroney, Aly Raisman, Simone Biles, and Maggie Nichols bore testimony against the FBI agents who mishandled and allegedly falsified statements in the investigation into Larry Nassar abuse claims.

National News
Taco Bell Testing Monthly Taco Subscript...

If you love tacos, Taco Bell has a deal for you. The fast-food taco chain is testing a new taco subscription that will allow fans to get one taco every day for 30 days for a flat rate. The Taco Lovers Pass will be available at select stores in Arizona.

Restaurants
VIDEO: New Jersey Teacher Jumps Into Moving SUV to Stop It From R...

The heroic teacher, who was on her orthopedic boot, quickly jumped into the unmanned vehicle moving towards the children.

National News
McDonald's Debuts Walt Disney World Happ...

Take home a piece of Disney magic with a Happy Meal anniversary toy, available while supplies last.

Products & Promotions
4 Slow Cooker Recipes to Keep You Warm T...

Is there anything better than coming home to find your dinner simmering away in a slow cooker? Here are some simple crockpot recipes that anyone can tackle.

Recipes
7 Unusual Things to Do With Your Body After You Die

Your funeral is your last chance to make an impact on the social scene. I mean, literally, it is your last human chance. So own it, sweetheart.

Lifestyle
Stella Artois Now Carries Alcohol-Free B...

A refreshing brew, minus the hangover? Sign us up!

Products & Promotions
The Best 2021 Met Gala Memes

The 2021 Met Gala took place this past Monday, with stars and celebrities hitting the red carpet with an array of ... "unique" looks and outfits.

Style
The Ultimate Halloween Horror Movie Drinking Game

In preparation for the ghoulish holiday, we've put together the "Ultimate Halloween Horror Movie Drinking Game". So pick your poison (not literally, though, okay?), throw on your favorite slasher/horror flick, and get ready to be adequately sloshed.

Film
Did You Know That 'Scream' Was Inspired ...

The 1996 horror movie "Scream" has become a staple of the Halloween lineup, and for a good reason. What some may not know, however, is that the original screenplay was inspired by a true-life crime that happened in Gainesville, Florida.

Film
Top 5 Songs Released This Week, Septembe...

It's our weekly song review where we review five new songs released this past week. Let us know what you think of the songs on our song review.

Music
Hulu Will Keep You Guessing With 'Nine Perfect Strangers'

Part thriller, part mystery, this ensemble show is an escapist series that will suck you in. If you're looking for something to binge, "Nine Perfect Strangers" will definitely deliver.

TV
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