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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
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
Virginia Dream Homes: A Waterfront Getaw...

Anyone up for some "sitting on the dock, just wasting time"? As the song goes, there's nothing better than "watching the ships roll in." This week's featured listing is known as Riverview and it's aptly named for its spectacular location on the banks of North River.

Real Estate
5 Ways to Entertain Yourself During Your Loooooong DC Commute

Keeping your sanity on the road is important. Here are some tips on how to make your drive less stressful.

Travel
Marijuana Will Be Legal in Virginia Earl...

Simple marijuana possession will now be legal beginning July 1.

Local News
Barca Pier & Wine Bar Is the Newest Wate...

Looking for a brand new watering hole with a view? Head to the waterfront and give Barca Pier & Wine Bar a try.

Restaurants
10 Things You Have to Do in the DMV This Weekend (April 9–11)

Highlights include a wine festival, shopping pop-up, and a virtual 5K for a well-known charity. Here's your weekend roundup for Friday, April 9, to Sunday, April 11.

Events
Virginia Dream Homes: A Mountaintop Esta...

Live luxuriously among the clouds in this elegant country estate. It's located at the top of Prickly Pear Mountain and includes over 85 acres of woodlands.

Real Estate
The Semper 5ive Race Is Going Live at Qu...

Looking for a family-friendly, in-person race this spring? Head to Marine Base Quantico for this 5-miler!

Events
DC-Area University Students May Be Required to Get the COVID-19 V...

Rutgers leads the way in DC-area universities considering requiring the COVID-19 vaccine before fall semester.

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

Happy Easter! Check out this "hoppin" good list of events in the DMV!

Events
Cherry Blossom Trees in DC Reach Peak Bl...

The cherry blossom trees on the National Mall in D.C. have reached peak bloom earlier than expected. On March 28, 2021, the National Park Service said warmer temperatures the last few days pushed the blooms from stage four to peak bloom.

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State Articles
The Getaway House in DC: Is It the Right...

An overview of the Washington, D.C., Getaway House location in Stanardsville, Virginia, near Shenandoah National Park.

Attractions
The Ultimate Summer Question: Ocean City or Virginia Beach?

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
DC Government Services to Close for Eman...

The closures will be in effect on Friday, Apr. 16, 2021. There will not be an Emancipation Day parade due to the pandemic.

Local News
Surf n' Turf Restaurant 'The Fishin' Pig...

The mid-Atlantic loves its seafood—think crab cakes and fried catfish—but it also really likes barbecue. Thankfully, you don't have to choose between the two when The Fishin' Pig is around, and lucky for us, they're expanding their tasty offerings in the Virginia area!

Restaurants
Dozens of Recipes for When You're Stuck at Home

Cooking and eating at home can get boring fast when you're stuck at home. We've compiled some of our favorite recipes over the past year to help you stay well-fed, happy, and healthy. Let's get started!

Recipes
The Virginia State Fair Is Back for 2021...

Get ready for funnel cake and cotton candy. The State Fair of Virginia is planning its comeback in 2021!

Attractions
A Beginner's Guide to Catching Blue Crab...

One of summer's best foods is also free for the taking if you know how to to go crabbing! Here are some easy methods for a beginner that will have you out on the water in no time.

Local Culture
3 Best Dog-Friendly Beaches Near DC

Because a trip to the beach isn't the same without your furry friend.

Attractions
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
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
George Washington Memorial Parkway to Receive Safety Updates

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.

Local News
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
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National Articles
Ways to Celebrate Earth Day at Home

Earth Day is Thursday, April 22. Created to raise awareness about protecting our planet, the first Earth Day led to the passage of environmental laws such as the Clean Air, Clean Water, and Endangered Species acts. The theme for Earth Day 2021 is restore our earth.

Events
Every Title Coming to and Leaving Netfli...

New month, new Netflix titles. There are a ton of titles arriving on the streaming service this month, but there are also a ton of movies and TV shows leaving Netflix in May 2021.

Entertainment
Every Title Coming to Amazon Prime Video This Month

With so many Amazon Prime Video Originals and other classic movie and TV titles, you'll have plenty to binge-watch this month! Here's everything coming to and leaving Amazon Prime in May 2021.

Entertainment
Drones in Shanghai Light Up the Sky and ...

On Saturday night, hundreds of drones lit up the sky in Shanghai, China, and formed a scannable QR code. The drone show was part of an advertising campaign for a role-playing game.

World
Nostradamus' Predictions for 2021 Includ...

Nostradamus has made many predictions about the future of humanity and he predicted 2021 will be worse than 2020. These predictions included a global famine, asteroids, a devastating earthquake, and a Zombie Apocalypse.

Local Culture
Costco Food Court and Samples Are Back, Baby!

Costco reopening indoor seating and samples distribution will start to make the world feel "normal" again, sort of.

Food & Drink
Movie Theaters Slated to Be Back to Norm...

Recent movie theater analyses predict that movie theater box office returns will be back to normal by 2022, with strong returns by Q4 of this year.

Film
A 'Downton Abbey' Sequel Gives Us Anothe...

Hold on to your corsets—the Crawleys are coming back, just in time for the holidays. That's right, folks, everyone's favorite aristocrats are hitting the big screen in December.

Film
'Best Of' Dating Compilations and Things I've Learned So Far

Here are some of the more interesting interactions and messages I've received. I'm sharing because "laughter through tears" is truly the best emotion, right?!

Local Culture
5 Things Parents Can Say When Their Chil...

Communication is essential when your child is struggling with mental illness. You may wonder what to say to your child that will have an impact. You may feel you are walking on eggshells.

Wellness
Queen Elizabeth II Turns 95, Just Days A...

Today is the Queen's 95th birthday. Just days after the funeral of her husband Prince Philip, whom she was married to for 73 years, it's expected that this year's birthday will be more somber.

World
WATCH: First Successful Helicopter Flight on Mars!

On Monday, April 19, history was made as NASA's Ingenuity Mars Helicopter became the first aircraft to make a "powered, controlled flight on another planet."

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