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Eagle Nest at Leesburg Wetlands Now Has a Livestream Cam

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.

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Head to Mount Vernon for the Fun-Filled ...

Shop 'til you drop at the historic Mount Vernon Estate's annual outdoor market. This annual event will send you back in time with its colonial arts and crafts, music, and entertainment.

Events
Busch Gardens’ Howl-O-Scream Event Is Ba...

Busch Gardens Williamsburg is bringing Howl-O-Scream back in full frightening force for 2021. It’s even starting earlier than ever before, open from September 10 to October 31.

Events
5 Tips for Making the Most of a Visit to Arlington National Cemet...

Considered “Our Nation’s Most Sacred Shrine,” Arlington National Cemetery is an important part of our nation’s history, and a visit there can be a moving and powerful experience.

Attractions
Remaining Disney Stores in Virginia, Mar...

The last three Disney stores in D.C., Maryland, and Virginia will be closing for good by the end of this month.

Business
Richmond's Robert E. Lee Statue Official...

Virginia's biggest statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee has been removed from its stone base.

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NoVA Eats: MarshaMello for Delicious Sweet Treats on Wheels

The next time you're at the Manassas Farmers' Market, look for a bright white food truck with a well-dressed marshmallow on its side. Marshamello offers up imaginative desserts, including s'mores to go, boozy marshmallows, and perfectly portioned parfait cups.

Restaurants
Local Teens and Younger Shine in 2021 Ea...

The 59th annual Coastal Edge East Coast Surfing Championships showcased a huge amount of young, local talent this year.

Sports
Volunteers in Northern Virginia Come Tog...

People and communities in Northern Virginia have come together to provide supplies for Afghan refugees in Dulles. The Afghan refugees have been placed by the State Department in the Dulles Expo Center and Dulles Airport.

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Woodbridge Man Wins $7 Million Lottery

Yibeltal Belachew, a resident of Woodbridge, Virginia, just won $7 million in the Virginia Lottery.

Local News
NEW: Heat Advisories Issued for Arlingto...

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.

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State Articles
Old House Woods: Virginia's Mysterious, ...

The quaint little town of Diggs, Virginia, is known for the haunted, cursed forest that lies nearby, otherwise known as Old House Woods.

Local Culture
Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge Now Open in DC

The Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge is now open in the District of Columbia. The new bridge has six traffic lanes and four pedestrian overlook areas.

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

Feeling a touch blue from summer ending? Check out the events happening this weekend in D.C., Maryland, and Virginia!

Events
Police Install Fencing, Security Cameras...

Law enforcement in D.C. is securing the area around the Capitol ahead of a planned protest on Saturday, September 18. The “Justice for J6” rally is being held in support of people arrested in the riot on Capitol Hill on January 6.

Local News
Garden Goals: Day Trip to Edible Landscaping in Afton, Virginia

For a unique outdoor shopping trip, point your car toward Charlottesville and head to Edible Landscaping. Your inner gardener will thank you for it!

Attractions
Virginia DMVs to Resume Walk-in Services...

Starting next month, appointments will still be used, but DMV walk-in services on alternate days will be available.

Local News
Amazon Holding Career Day to Fill 40,000...

Many of the 40,000 posted positions will be located at the second company headquarters under construction in Virginia.

Business
DC Extras Needed for Netflix Film on Civil Rights Figure Bayard R...

Netflix is requesting extras for a biopic about civil rights figure Bayard Rustin that's set to film in D.C. at Lincoln Memorial next month. The movie will recreate the historic 1963 March on Washington at Lincoln Memorial.

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3 Haunted Spots in Virginia to Stay Away...

St. Albans Sanitorium, the Peyton Randolph House, and the Ferry Plantation House: These three haunted spots in Virginia are only cool to look at from a distance.

Local Culture
Be Alert on the Roads: It's Mating Seaso...

Because of mating season, the next three months will bring increased wildlife activity along roads in wooded areas. In D.C., Maryland, and Virginia, that can be almost anywhere.

Lifestyle
5 Tips for Foraging Wild Pawpaws

September is peak pawpaw season and the air is rich with the tropical scents of this strange native fruit. Here's how you can find them, and what to do with them once you locate a pawpaw patch.

Home & Garden
10 Things You Have to Do in the DMV This...

Settle into the season with our weekend roundup! Usher in the new fall season with these must-see events across D.C., Maryland, and Virginia.

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National Articles
Here's What You Need to Know About Apple...

If you own any Apple products, listen up! A new report came out about potential spyware hacks and the company replied by rolling out emergency security patches for most of their operating systems.

Tech
Taco Bell Wants Your Used Sauce Packets!

Taco Bell is teaming with TerraCycle in their efforts to go green, as they're encouraging customers to return sauce packets for recycling. This effort is aimed towards more recycling products that have been used.

Products & Promotions
Disney Ditches Virtual Queue System for Popular 'Star Wars' Ride ...

Walt Disney World (WDW) has just announced that it will be temporarily “pausing” the virtual queue service for "Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance" at Disney’s Hollywood Studios park. Instead, there will be the traditional standby line.

Travel
Fall Officially Starts on Wednesday, and...

Autumn officially arrives Wednesday at 3:21 p.m. EDT, and we're ready. While we should have been winding down into milder temps this time of year, the weather has done anything but.

Lifestyle
Old Navy Expands Its Plus Size Product L...

Old Navy evened the playing field with this bold move, mixing extended sizes in with its existing offerings.

Business
Amazon's 'LuLaRich' Pulls Back the Curtain on America's Most Cont...

Let's get real. Amazon's original series "LuLaRich" dives headfirst into the LuLaRoe phenomenon by ripping back the curtain and tossing it out–curtain rod and all.

Style
Cracking the Code on Gen Z Slang: Slaps,...

Need to talk to your kids but can't understand what they're saying? Need a guide to Gen Z slang and lingo? We've got the definitions to "cap," "simp," "sus," and so many more!

Local Culture
Vintage Halloween Costumes That Will Hau...

People of the past brought their creepy A-game to Halloween. From looking at these nightmare-inducing photos, one thing's for sure: our ancestors were obsessed with huge heads, pillowcases, and general creepiness. 

Local Culture
Full List of 2021 Emmy Award Winners

The 73rd Primetime Emmy Awards were held Sunday night, and we've got the full list of winners from one of television's biggest award shows. Netflix's "The Crown" took home 7 awards, the biggest haul of the evening!

TV
5 Real-Life Hauntings That Feel Straight...

The world is a spooky place. From "Insidious"-like selfies to possessed dolls, these people claim these hauntings are just like the movies.

Local Culture
Your Ultimate Guide to Black Friday Shop...

To lend a hand, we've put together this guide of everything you need to know about Black Friday 2021, including when it starts, where to shop, and the best deals.

Lifestyle
Dunkaroos Are Back—Here's Where You Can Find Them

Dunkaroos, the popular '90s snack, is making a comeback, and you can find them in an oddly convenient place.

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