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DC Restores Indoor Mask Mandate as Delta Variant Surges

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.

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

Embrace the summer heat with wine gardens, block parties, and more throughout the DMV!

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.

Attractions
'Superbug' Fungus Hitting DC Nursing Home

Outbreaks of a "superbug" fungus has occurred in a Washington D.C. nursing home and two hospitals in Dallas. Some cases have shown resistance to treatment and medication.

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Virginia Dream Homes: A Beautiful Smith ...

Get away to the lake with this week's featured listing. It has its own stretch of Smith Mountain Lake.

Real Estate
Smithsonian Institute Needs Help Naming ...

Vote online or through the zoo's mobile gaming app "Zoo Guardians."

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'The Asian Festival on Main' Brings the Far East to Fairfax, July...

Immerse yourself in Asian culture with this inaugural street festival in Fairfax.

Events
'Slow Down': Advocates Call for Assateag...

Advocates are calling for more speed bumps because people aren't following the 25mph speed limit after a horse was killed by a car earlier this month.

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We Bet You Haven't Heard These Fun Facts...

Use these fun facts to impress your out-of-state friends! Here are five fun facts about Virginia.

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State Articles
Marine Corps Marathon in DC Canceled

For the second year in a row, organizers of the Marine Corps Marathon have decided to cancel the event due to COVID and security precautions in the D.C. area.

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10 Ways Living in DC Ruins You for Life

If you can call the nation's capital home, you're spoiled for life. Here's why.

Local Culture
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...

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 Virginia Tour

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
Massive Exhibit at National Mall Pays Tr...

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

Local News
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
Monsters, Ghosts, and Things That Go Bump in the Night: DMV’s Inf...

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 Virg...

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 School Shooting; Suspect in Cu...

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.

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Turns Out Virginia's Assateague Lighthou...

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

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National Articles
DIY Home Movie Theater on a Budget

Who needs to go out when you can have a movie night in? With the following inexpensive tips and ideas we've listed below, you'll be able to bring a bit of the theater to your living room.

Home & Garden
Reddit Users Share the Worst Best Man Sp...

If there's one lesson to be learned here, gentlemen, it's DON'T BE THAT GUY. One Redditor had the misfortune of discovering that there seems to be a groan-inducing trend of Best Man speeches that consist of drunken debauchery, outrageous behavior, and awkward inside jokes.

Lifestyle
These 6 Halloween-Themed Bath Bombs Will Make Sure You Float, Too

Halloween is just around the corner. Enjoy a bath with these spooky (yet fragrant) products based on your favorite horror movie characters and more.

Home & Garden
Eminem Opens 'Mom's Spaghetti' Restauran...

Eminem is opening a new restaurant based on the lyrics of his song, 'Lose Yourself'. The restaurant is called Mom's Spaghetti and will open in Eminem's hometown of Detroit, Michigan.

Restaurants
Are You a Parent? Panera Will Give You B...

National Coffee Day is September 29! This year for National Coffee Day, Panera is giving parents and caregivers the gift of bottomless coffee. Yes, free coffee!

Products & Promotions
'Lucifer' Final Season Review: Time Travel, Love, and Justice

The sixth and final season of "Lucifer" aired on Netflix. This review explores the high and low points.

TV
14-Year-Old Invents Solar-Powered Ironin...

14-year-old Vinisha Umashankar is a finalist for Prince William's Earthshot Prize, which will potentially give her a million pounds to manufacture a solar-powered ironing cart for use in her home country of India.

World
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
There's a 'Sexy Bernie Sanders' Halloween Costume, And We Have So...

We've recently found out that there's a "sexy Bernie Sanders" costume made available for Halloween this year, and we wish we were joking. Unfortunately for everyone, it's a very real thing.

Style
Live Updates: R. Kelly Convicted in Sex ...

A federal jury in Brooklyn, New York, has announced that R&B singer R. Kelly is guilty of racketeering and sex trafficking charges.

Music
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.

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