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New Jersey Road Trip: Jersey Shore Lighthouses You Need to Visit Today

We've put together an epic lighthouse tour along the Jersey shore.

Travel
NewAmerican Dream Mall Opening in NJ This Weekend

The largest indoor theme park in North America will open on Oct. 25 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Nickelodeon Universe is part of the first phase of the new American Dream Mall.

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The Worst Christmas Songs of All Time

We apologize in advance to anyone with fragile ears. These Christmas songs are almost impossible to enjoy.

Entertainment
Run One of These 3 Holiday-Themed Virtual Races—Starting With Halloween!

Work off those quarantine pounds while still having fun—by participating in one of these holiday virtual races.

Wellness
New Maple Shade brewery Dr. Brewlittle's Beer Co. set to open Friday

After being held up for six months due to COVID-19 pandemic, Dr. Brewlittle's is ready to serve its first craft beer customers outdoors in Maple Shade

Local News
7 Weird, Wacky, and Downright Kooky Sites to See in New Jersey

Are you ready for a road trip to some of New Jersey’s weirdest and wackiest sites? Let’s get going!

Travel
New Jersey Road Trip: Jersey Shore Lighthouses You Need to Visit Today

We've put together an epic lighthouse tour along the Jersey shore.

Travel
Ricky Martin and Enrique Iglesias Bringing Arena Tour to North America

Ricky Martin and Enrique Iglesias are bringing Latin rhythm to an arena near you.

Events
Check Out the Snow Moon, the First Supermoon of 2020

Look to the night sky, and keep your fingers crossed for the clouds to part, early February 9 to see a big, bright beauty.

National News
NewAmerican Dream Mall Opening in NJ This Weekend

The largest indoor theme park in North America will open on Oct. 25 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Nickelodeon Universe is part of the first phase of the new American Dream Mall.

Local News
The Iconic Orange Couch Is Going on Tour for the 25th Anniversary of 'Friends'

The famous orange couch from "Friends" is embarking on a world tour. See when it will be at a city near you!

Events
Morris County Day Trip: Boonton, New Jersey

Looking for a place to spend the day? Find out what Boonton, New Jersey, has in store for you!

Attractions
The Gem of the Jersey Shore: Barnegat Light

If you're looking for a slower-paced weekend getaway, turn off exit 63 on the NJ Parkway to find yourself in Barnegat Light. Laid-back but full of activities, find your perfect variety of food, sun, and fun on “The Island."

Attractions
Show Off Your Sandy Sandcastles at the 33rd Annual Sandcastle Contest Today!

Dig out your shovel and pail for Belmar, New Jersey's annual Sandcastle building contest!

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10 Things You Have to Do in the DMV This Weekend (January 22–24)

Bottoms up! It's time for another fun-filled weekend in the DMV. Here's your weekend roundup for Friday, January 22, to Sunday, January 24.

Events
Metropolitan Washington 'Restaurant Week' Offering Take-Out Meal Deals

Metropolitan Washington Restaurant Week is back on track for January 25, and we can hardly contain ourselves! For two weeks, restaurants in the District and NoVa will offer up unbeatable meal deals for carryout between $22, $35, and $55.

Events
15 hidden gems on San Antonio’s South Side

The City of San Antonio was established in May 1718, when Father Antonio de Olivares and a group of Payaya Indians, built The Alamo Mission (originally known as the Mission San Antonio de Valero) and the Spanish fort known as Presidio San Antonio de Bexar.

Lifestyle
UT-Austin partners with Chinese institute later deemed a security risk by Department of Education

In October 2020, the U.S. Department of Education released a report critical of such foreign entanglements, specifically deeming contracts with China University of Petroleum a security risk.

News
The 20 Best Places to Retire in America in 2021

If you're looking to leave the workforce, these are the best metro areas in the United States in which to be a retiree.

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New San Antonio store offering Black Friday deals for $7 or less gets grand opening date

Black Friday Deals and Discount Store in San Antonio has officially set a grand opening date for this Friday, Jan. 22. The popular Black Friday Deals store in Houston announced its second location in the San Antonio area in December.

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‘Bigger at Home,’ Texas’ Black Tie & Boots inauguration ball goes virtual

Texans in Washington gather for a Texas-sized celebration for the president’s inauguration in a night filled with cowboy

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Maryland Zoo Creates New Visitor Experiences for 2021

Get up close and personal with goats and African penguins at the Maryland Zoo. The zoo introduces three new animal encounters for visitors.

Attractions
These Are the Best Places to Spot Bald Eagles in Colorado This February

More than 1,000 bald eagles are passing through Colorado in late February. Here's where you can spot them.

Travel
'Restaurant Week' in Norfolk and Newport News Offer Take-Out Deals This Year

Many participating restaurants in Norfolk and Newport News will be making their deals available for carryout this year.

Events
Celebrate National Popcorn Day on January 19

According to the National Day Calendar, everyone can celebrate all things popcorn on January 19. Today is National Popcorn Day. Kettle corn, buttery movie theater popcorn, caramel corn ... is your mouth watering yet?

Events
City Health Department Temporarily Closes National Aquarium in Baltimore

On Sunday, January 17, the Baltimore City Health Department closed the National Aquarium in Baltimore (NAIB) for failing to maintain social distancing at exhibits.

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