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NEW: Heat Advisories Issued for Arlington and D.C. Area

Arlington County will be under a Heat Advisory on Wednesday afternoon and an Excessive Heat Watch for Thursday afternoon. The National Weather Service said today that high temperatures and humidity will reach dangerous levels as the week goes on.

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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
Visit the Kennedy Center: Indian Culture...

The Kennedy Center is hosting a free 3-day festival in celebration of Indian music, arts, and dance.

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
Head to Burnside Farms to Experience the...

Gather everyone up for a day trip to Nokesville, Virginia, to see the famous sunflower fields at Burnside Farms.

Events
DC Restores Indoor Mask Mandate as Delta...

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

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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
Smithsonian Institute Reveals Names of B...

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
DC-Area School Districts Deciding Whethe...

As COVID-19 vaccination rates stall and the delta variant spreads across the United States, school districts in the D.C. area are announcing their plans on whether to require masks this fall.

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'Return to Live' Concert Series: $20 Tickets Are Available Now!

Live Nation announced last week a special online deal for concert-goers from July 28-August 1, with an additional perk for T-Mobile customers.

Events
'Around the World Cultural Food Festival...

Sample dishes from around the world without ever leaving Alexandria! This global heritage event brings together food vendors, musicians, and dancers from around the region to put on a festival you won't forget.

Events
5 Spots to Pick Virginia Peaches This Su...

That's right, summer's juiciest fruit is ripe and ready for picking in an orchard near you. Virginia has a great climate for peaches, and you can find a pick-your-own farm in just about every other county in the state.

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State Articles
Smithsonian Institute Is Nursing a Male ...

The male cub was the only one to survive the litter with two additional cubs either stillborn or perished minutes after the birth.

Local News
10 Things You Have to Do in the DMV This Weekend (September 24–26...

Plan your fall outings with the help of our weekend roundup, September 24–26! Along with autumn comes a list of festival and fairs to embrace the season.

Events
6 Places You Must Visit on Your Haunted ...

Old Central State Hospital, Ball's Bluff Battlefield, and Wayside Inn: These are just some of the places you should visit if you're looking for the most haunted places in Virginia.

Local Culture
Virginia Dream Homes: A 206-Year-Old Far...

Do you dream about getting away to the country? This week's featured listing is over two centuries old, in the heart of the Virginia countryside.

Real Estate
Massive Exhibit at National Mall Pays Tribute to 660,000 Lives Lo...

"In America: Remember" will be on display from September 17 to October 3.

Local News
Monsters, Ghosts, and Things That Go Bum...

The Curse of the Three Sisters, the Demon Cat of Doom ... Learn more about the urban legends of the DMV and how they've haunted everyone's darkest nightmares.

Local Culture
Eagle Nest at Leesburg Wetlands Now Has ...

The Dulles Greenway Wetlands announced Thursday that the Toll Road Investors Partnership II (TRIP II) recently installed a camera at the site of the eagle nest where the pair have resided for over 15 years.

Local News
Ultimate List of Pumpkin Patches in Virginia

Are you ready for pumpkin picking, hayrides, and warm apple cider donuts? Mark your calendars now for fall fun in the Commonwealth!

Attractions
2 Students Shot in a Virginia High Schoo...

A suspect is in custody after a school shooting that sent four students to the hospital, two with gunshot wounds. The Newport News Police Department has stated that the suspect is a male juvenile who likely knew his victims.

Local News
Turns Out Virginia's Assateague Lighthou...

The historic lighthouse on Virginia's Assateague Island has a ghostly past.

Local Culture
How to Plan a Fabulous DC Vacation on the Cheap

A visit to the nation's capital doesn't have to break the bank. Here are some ideas on how to plan an affordable D.C. vacation.

Travel
9 Big Cats at Smithsonian National Zoo B...

Zookeepers at the Smithsonian National Zoo announced that nine of their big cats—six African lions, two Amur tigers, and a Sumatran tiger—are currently being treated for coronavirus.

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National Articles
RECALL: Over 3.3M Boppy Newborn Loungers...

The recall covers full refunds on over 3 million Boppy newborn loungers due to potential risk of suffocation. To date, 8 babies have died in connection to the products in this recent recall.

National News
China Outlaws Cryptocurrency

China outlawed cryptocurrency, in a multi-agency crackdown on currencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum.

World
VIDEO: TikToker Makes the Discontinued Opaque Blue Scooby-Doo Fru...

One TikToker actually took matters into her own hands after recently finding out about the change and made her own opaque blue Scooby-Doo fruit snacks. In a totally relatable voice-over, she laments the loss of the original snacks and calls the switch-up "overall completely evil."

Food & Drink
Listen to Soothing Sounds of Nature From...

Ever wonder if the great outdoors sounds the same everywhere? This new project might help us find out. The "Sounds of the Forest" is a growing collection of sounds recorded in the woodlands and forests of the world.

Local Culture
Sherwin-Williams Announces 2022 'Color o...

Sherwin-Williams has announced its Color of the Year for 2022—Evergreen Fog, "a versatile and calming hue, a chameleon color of gorgeous green-meets-gray, with just a bit of blue."

Home & Garden
TV Shows People Think Are Overrated—By State

A study conducted by Reviews.org identified which TV show people in each state think is overrated—and let me just say: we are appalled.

TV
4 Must-Have Products for Walking or Runn...

Walking or running with your dog doesn't have to be a pain. Here are four products we swear by.

Lifestyle
A New 'Harry Potter' Attraction Coming t...

Potterheads unite! A new addition is coming to the Wizarding World.

Travel
Leaving Mormonism: Living My Truth

One woman's story of how she left The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and found peace through nature.

Wellness
WATCH: Trailer for Netflix's Upcoming 'B...

Netflix recently released a trailer for its upcoming documentary about Britney Spears and her ongoing battle with her father, Jamie Spears. "Britney vs. Spears" will debut on Netflix on September 28.

Film
Friday Office Cocktail: The Classic Mart...

Whether you prefer it dirty, up, wet, or dry with gin or vodka, nothing rivals the old-school cool of the classic martini.

Recipes
Trailer for 'Spencer' Released—Kristen Stewart Already Getting Ra...

Audiences got their first peek of the movie trailer for Pablo Larraín's "Spencer" which releases in theatres on November 5, and from the social media responses, Stewart should be writing her Oscar award acceptance speech.

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