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Mural Depicting Thurgood Marshall and Ruth Bader Ginsberg Painted...

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.

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The Ultimate Summer Question: Ocean City...

Summer isn't that far off, and it's time to start planning your beach getaway. But to where? Ocean City or Virginia Beach?

Travel
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.

Local News
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
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.

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
3 Husky Puppies in Critical Condition After Being Rescued in Balt...

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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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
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
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
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Announces I...

The halls are alive with the sound of music! The BSO just released their in-person lineup for the 2021-22 season.

Local News
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
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
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
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
Lime Mopeds Are Now Available to Rent in DC

The company known for providing D.C. with rental bikes and scooters has a new vehicle to add to the fleet. We have a new way to get around the city, with Lime's e-mopeds making their debut in the nation's capital.

Local News
New Maryland Vaccination Sites Announced...

Everyone 16 and over is now eligible to pre-register for the state's mass vaccination sites.

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DC City Council Proposes Higher Soda Tax

The new tax would almost double the existing tax on sugary drinks. The councilmember hopes it encourages people to drink less of the sugary sodas that lead to chronic disease.

Local News
VIDEO: Sharks Seen Swimming in Tank on Interstate in Baltimore, M...

Earlier this week, a video surfaced online of a very unusual sight; sharks swimming in a container on the back of a truck on I-95 in Baltimore, Maryland. Posted by Instagram user @julie_ann52, the video has more than 65,000 views.

Local News
'Blossoms & Baseball' Drive-In Swinging ...

Catch screenings of '42: The Jackie Robinson Story' and 'A League of Their Own'

Events
National Building in DC to Reopen on Apr...

The National Building Museum reopens with three new exhibits for visitors to see.

Attractions
Spring Cleaning? Learn to Declutter Like a Pro!

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

Home & Garden
Maryland Fire Marshal Defuses Live Civil...

Bomb technicians disposed of the round in Hagerstown Monday night

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National Articles
In My Late 40s and Dating: The DOs and D...

I ripped the Band-Aid® off 2 years ago when I "unhid" my online dating profile, and since then, my life has never been quite the same. Here are some things I've learned so far.

Local Culture
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
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: Squirrel Gets Drunk After Feastin...

While many of us were stuffed last week, this squirrel had some dizzying effects from his feast.

Home & Garden
Most Popular Toy the Year You Were Born:...

We've looked far and wide to find the most popular toys of every year, from 1950 to 2009. What was the most popular toy the year YOU were born?

Local Culture
15 Most Popular Idioms and Their Meanings: 'Cat Out of the Bag,' ...

An idiom is a phrase whose meaning isn't necessarily obvious from a first glance at the individual words. We've scoured the internet and found 15 of the most-popular idioms in the English language and their meanings.

Local Culture
The First Supermoon of 2021 Is Set to Sh...

It's going to be the biggest and brightest pink supermoon this year! It's also the first of two supermoons to happen in 2021.

Events
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.

Products & Promotions
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
'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
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.

Restaurants
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.

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