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An Arlington commercial building and Irving shopping center have ...

The City of Arlington has purchased a building in the city’s entertainment district to convert into a police substation, evidence storage and crime

Local News
Rise of Deadly Fires in Northern Virgini...

There has been a rise in fires in the D.C. area. In just the last nine days, the D.C. area has seen multiple people lose their lives or homes to fires.

Local News
Water Country USA Announces May 22 Openi...

Water Country USA will open on May 22. Guests can enjoy thrilling water slides, splashy kids’ attractions, fun food and drink options, and much more (with limited capacity and lots of social distancing guidelines, of course).

Attractions
10 Things You Have to Do in the DMV This Weekend (March 5-7)

March is here which means new happenings across the DMV! Check out all the fun stuff to do for Friday, March 5 to Sunday, March 7.

Events
2 Boat Ramps Underway on Rappahannock Ri...

The Rappahannock River is set to gain two new boat ramps this spring. Citizens of NOVA will be able to kayak or canoe from these boat ramps on the Rappahannock River.

Local News
4 DMV Restaurants Make Yelp's Top 100

D.C., Virginia, and Maryland all appear on the list. The Yelp Top 100 aims to help businesses throughout 2021.

Restaurants
30-Ton Whale Found on Maryland Shore, and Removing It Has Proven ...

The whale washed up on the shores of Assateague Island almost two weeks ago. Officials are asking the public to stay away from the dead carcass until it can be removed.

Local News
Virginia Dream Home: A French Provincial...

This exquisite manor home is straight out of a fairy tale. With 7 bedrooms, 11 bathrooms, and 3 acres of prime land, this could be your happily ever after.

Real Estate
Projected Rates for I-270 Toll Road Rele...

The project will add express lanes to the congested Virginia-Maryland thoroughfare.

Local News
Baltimore Restaurant Banditos Bar & Kitchen Stakes Spot in Virgin...

The Mexican joint opens this fall in Arlington. Their specialties cover handcrafted cocktails, tacos, and a wide array of tequila.

Restaurants
Snow Tubing Is Still Going Strong at the...

Say goodbye to winter with a snow tubing session! They're still hosting daytime and evening tubing on the mountain up at Massanutten, so book your spots today.

Attractions
Northern Virginian Veterans Bring Suppli...

Veterans in Northern Virginia are making the trek all the way to Texas with relief supplies for those suffering from the snow and ice. The veterans came together recently to bring supplies over a veteran network.

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State Articles
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
Moving Day at the White House: How It All Happens in Under 6 Hour...

On Inauguration Day, White House staffers only have a mere six hours to move the previous president out and move the new president in. But this year will be a little different.

Lifestyle
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
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
Busch Gardens Announces Winter Weekends and Mardi Gras Limited Ca...

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

Events
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.

Local News
The Ultimate Virginia Bucket List

Virginia has so much to see and do! Here are our top picks for your Virginia bucket list.

Travel
Recipe: 'Watergate Salad'—and a Bit of DC History

Watergate Salad is best known for its pastel green color and its curious name. Is there really a link between it and the infamous D.C. scandal?

Recipes
Major DC Road Closures Announced Through...

There will be extensive road closures and parking restrictions around the U.S. Capitol, National Mall, and the White House from January 5–7.

Local News
5 Things They Don't Tell You About DC an...

Traffic is the one topic anyone from the DMV can agree on—just bring up the Beltway and you'll get an immediate eye roll.

Local Culture
12 Very Virginia Products to Help You Become a Better 'Virginian'

From bedding to ham, we've identified 12 Virginia products that will boost your state pride and help you become a better Virginian overall.

Local Culture
Virginia Dream Homes: A Vienna Forest Ge...

Location, location, location! Imagine getting away from it all on your own 5-acre estate just minutes from the city, in beautiful Vienna, Virginia.

Real Estate
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National Articles
Mountain Dew Collaborated With the Bob R...

Mountain Dew collaborates with the Bob Ross Company to create a "new" episode of "The Joy of Painting," which will air March 6 on YouTube.

Food & Drink
St. Patrick's Day Facts: By the Numbers

We've decided to take a deeper look at the facts and figures surrounding St. Patrick's Day, to add more appreciation for the beloved Irish holiday.

Local Culture
Alicia Keys Reacts to Viral TikTok Video of Florida Girl Singing ...

Nine-year-old Annika Coverly's poolside rendition of Alicia Keys' hit song 'Girl on Fire' has gone viral, with the singer herself commenting, "Sing, Mama."

Music
Paramount+ Streaming Service Now Availab...

As Paramount+ launches, the second-oldest Hollywood studio fights to get in the streaming game. If you're curious, the site features Paramount+ Originals like "Star Trek: Picard," "Star Trek: Discovery", "The Good Fight," and "Why Women Kill."

Entertainment
FCC Program to Pay $50 Towards Broadband...

The program will also pay $100 towards a laptop or tablet. The new program by the CARES Act has been launched by the FCC.

National News
Chipotle Collaborates With e.l.f. on Makeup Line

The inspired-by-Chipotle eye palette comes with free chips and guac from its namesake restaurant. The limited-edition makeup collection from e.l.f. Cosmetics launches on March 10.

Style
Smile! National Dentist's Day Is March 6...

Flash those pearly whites as you take time to thank your dentist. Don't worry, scheduling a visit as a patient is optional.

Events
Michigan Mother Dies Protecting Twin Son...

Hillarie Galazka, 29, was driving to her Lincoln Park home in Davison, Michigan, with her 5-year-old twin sons when a speeding driver rammed into the rear end of her Saturn Ion.

National News
So, the CDC Has a 'Zombie Preparedness' Guide to Survive the Apoc...

In case you weren't already aware, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has a "Zombie Preparedness" guide on its website as part of a "tongue-in-cheek" campaign that began way back in 2011.

National News
The First 3D-Printed Home on the Market ...

SQ4D Inc. has put the first concrete 3D-printed home on the market for $299,999, and it may just solve the affordable housing crisis.

Real Estate
Alamo Drafthouse Files for Chapter 11 Ba...

The Alamo Drafthouse filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The company will close some theaters, including its original location in Austin, Texas.

Business
Starbucks Rolls Out Special 'Anniversary Blend' for Their 50th Bi...

Starbucks is marking the occasion with more than coffee. Check out the new merch for all coffee lovers!

Products & Promotions
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