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Jaywalking Will Be Decriminalized Starting March 1 in Virginia

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

Local News
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!

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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
Legal Sports Betting May Begin as Early as January in Virginia

Sports betting will only be available online or via a smartphone in Virginia.

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

Kwanzaa, A Christmas Carol, and wine tastings--it's the holidays in the DMV!

Events
After 111 Years, Virginia Officially Rem...

The Governor's Commission for Historical Statues in the United States proposed civil rights activist Barbara Johns for the new statue.

Local News
Virginia's Favorite Christmas Treat Is ...

According to a report by Zippia, Virginians are searching for recipes to make these tasty little cookies more than any other seasonal dessert.

Food & Drink
As Part of Government Study, DC Will Exp...

The Department of Health and Human Services is studying stool samples to trace virus spread and hot spots around the country.

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

Fa-la-la-la-llow us for another festive weekend in D.C., Maryland, and Virginia

Events
People Think They're Buying Puppies on Craigslist, End Up Scammed

A Craigslist scam involving puppies has been in the news recently. Victims used an app to buy puppies from Craigslist before realizing they had been scammed.

Local News
Smithsonian Program Reflects on the Year...

"24 Hours in a Time of Change" is an all-day event Friday, December 11 hosted by 10 Smithsonian museums and cultural centers. The event encourages stories from the public.

Events
Gov. Northam Announces New Virginia Coro...

At a press conference Thursday, Governor Ralph Northam addressed growing concern as COVID-19 cases swell across the commonwealth and placed a new curfew from 12 a.m.-5 a.m.

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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.

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'Restaurant Week' in Norfolk and Newport...

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

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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
Virginia Zoo Welcomes 'Feisty' Baby Giraffe

The Virginia Zoo has recently welcomed the first baby of the year—a baby girl Masai giraffe. The "feisty," 6-foot-1 giraffe was born on January 11 to proud parents Imara and Billy, announced the zoo on Thursday.

Attractions
Winter Wildlife Festival in Virginia Bea...

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

Events
Metro to Close 13 Stations, Reduce Hours...

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

Local News
Weird Facts of The 757: The Battle of Great Bridge

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

Local Culture
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
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
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
Amazon Creates Fund for Affordable Housi...

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.

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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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