Chesapeake, VA

Local Articles
Winter Wildlife Festival in Virginia Beach Takes Flight for Virtu...

Throughout the month of January, bird-lovers can celebrate the region's winged wonders through contests, tours, and more!

Events
Weird Facts of The 757: The Battle of Gr...

Weird fact about Chesapeake: We hosted a battle for 30 minutes, and our only casualty was a sore thumb.

Local Culture
10 Things You Have to Do in the DMV This...

You won't want to miss these! From ice skating to virtual wine and pizza, art to reptilian private tours, there's something for everyone.

Events
Maryland and Virginia Rank in the Top 5 Places to Find a Job

Both Columbia and Virginia Beach rank lower in unemployment rates than the national average.

Local News
Jaywalking Will Be Decriminalized Starti...

Jaywalking in Virginia will no longer be a primary offense come March 1.

Local News
Family Offering Reward for Help in Findi...

The family of Erik Mezick announced Tuesday they are offering a reward for anyone who finds his body.

Local News
Weird Facts of The 757: Bergey's Breadbasket

There is a petting zoo in Chesapeake.

Local Culture
10 Things You Have to Do in the DMV This...

This weekend's itinerary leans virtual, but we assure you there's not a dull moment to be found! Throughout the weekend of January 8-10, you can go ice skating, farmers' markets, and a poetry workshop in D.C., Maryland, and Virginia!

Events
Weird Facts of The 757: Famed Sax-Player...

Clarence Clemons Jr. was "The Big Man" from Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band.

Local Culture
Virginia Aquarium Requesting Over $300,000 From City to Offset Pa...

The Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center has experienced unprecedented revenue loss from the pandemic, and to offset the damage, they're seeking the city's help.

Local News
10 Things You Have to Do in the DMV This...

Kick 2021 off with something fun, courtesy of our weekend roundup! This weekend, January 1–3, there's a wind-down of holiday light shows and craft fairs, as well as a virtual edition of DC's New Year's bash.

Events
Bi-Partisan Bill Would Designate Virgini...

The Great Dismal Swamp goes back centuries as a refuge for Native American tribes and enslaved Black people.

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State Articles
Virginia Hikes: The Devil's Fork Loop Tr...

Virginia is full of beautiful hiking trails and natural wonders to explore. One of them is known as The Devil's Bathtub.

Attractions
Metropolitan Washington 'Restaurant Week' Offering Take-Out Meal ...

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
10 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Move to DC

Come visit, but please don't stay! Washingtonians will say they love their city, but it's definitely a love-hate relationship. Here are 10 reasons why you shouldn't move to D.C.

Local Culture
Virginia Dream Homes: An 18th-Century Mi...

Welcome to Rutledge Farm. This elegant Loudoun County home features an expansive horse farm and several charming outbuildings.

Real Estate
Metro to Close 13 Stations, Reduce Hours for Inauguration Week

Metro stations close and Metrobus schedules will be impacted by security protocols in the nation's capital.

Local News
Who Is the Biggest Celebrity From DC, Ma...

Check out this "People of the U.S." map to find the biggest celebrity from your DMV hometown.

Local Culture
New Manassas Library Nears Opening at We...

Manassas City's first library branch is close to opening. Manassas City's new library branch will be located at the Wellington Station shopping center.

Local Culture
Amazon Creates Fund for Affordable Housing in Arlington

Amazon's first installment will provide $567 million for affordable housing in Arlington, Virginia. The company’s gift will fund at least 1,300 affordable apartments in Arlington over the next five years.

Local News
Busch Gardens Announces Winter Weekends ...

Busch Gardens is planning new and exciting events for January, February, and early March for the first time ever.

Events
The Washington Monument Is Closed Throug...

The National Park Service may extend the closures if necessary. The closure went into effect January 11.

Local News
Virginia Dream Homes: A Certified Organic Century Farm in Winches...

You could be the farmer in the dell! This classic century farm in Winchester dates back to 1908 and it features four separate dwellings and over 60 acres of land.

Real Estate
What the Current State of Emergency Mean...

Chaotic demonstrations this week in the nation's capital led to a 6 p.m. curfew and a state of emergency declaration. Mayor Muriel Bowser has extended the readiness status for two more weeks and here is how it will affect D.C. residents.

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National Articles
Godiva Chocolate to Close All US Stores

The famous Belgian chocolates will be available online and only at select retail stores. All retail Godiva stores in North America will close by the end of March.

National News
You Can Now Pre-Order an Inauguration Da...

The Bernie Sanders meme took the Internet by storm. Now, the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum has recreated the meme as a bobblehead. Be sure to pre-order yours today!

Local Culture
'Harry Potter' TV Series Reportedly in the Works By HBO Max

According to Variety, a "Harry Potter" series is reportedly in its early development stages at HBO Max. There is no word yet on what the premise of the series will be should it move ahead.

TV
Recipe: Quick and Easy Smoothies

Packed with nutrients and flavor, these smoothies are a consistent hit around the house! And so easy to make.

Recipes
Netflix’s 'Rebecca' Released in October,...

A roundup of Lily James' outfits in Netflix's "Rebecca" (2020) is making us swoon over her smart fashion choices and Armie Hammer, too!

Film
The Perfect Valentine's Day Gift Guide: Weird Internet Edition

Your trusted source for finding Ted Bundy cuisine, AI boyfriends, and nose flutes for your special someone.

Lifestyle
This 'Star Wars' Art Collaboration Is He...

Society6 launched an art collection in collaboration with "Star Wars," featuring art depicting the characters and settings of the Disney+ show, "The Mandalorian."

TV
Shawn Mendes Created a Limited-Time Chip...

Shawn Mendes created a limited-time bowl in collaboration with Chipotle. A portion of proceeds will go towards the Shawn Mendes Foundation.

Products & Promotions
That Bernie Sanders Inauguration Meme Is Now a Sweatshirt. Here's...

The Bernie Sanders meme has now been reincarnated as a crewneck sweatshirt by none other than the official Bernie Sanders campaign itself!

Style
RECALL: 3 Million Vehicles From Ford Due...

Roughly 3 million vehicles in the United States and Canada are being recalled by Ford due to faulty airbags. The devices were manufactured by a company that has been linked to the deaths of 18 people, as well as injuries in 400 drivers or passengers.

Automotive
Pup, Pup, Hooray! Major Biden's 'Indogur...

Major Biden's virtual 'Indoguration' event raised over $200,000 for the Delaware Humane Association from which he was adopted in 2018.

National News
'Selena + Chef' Season 2 Just Dropped, '#CookAlong and Watch Part...

Selena Gomez's HBOMax show, "Selena + Chef," dropped on January 21. Gomez will host a Season 2 #CookAlong and Watch Party on Twitter on January 24.

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