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Catching Up with Strides for Equality Equestrians Ever So Sweet S...

As Strides for Equality Equestrians prepares to award its second round of the Ever So Sweet scholarship, generously supported by Edy Rameike and the USEA Foundation, we sat down and caught up with our

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24 Silver Spring Runners Are Competing I...

These runners from Silver Spring will be competing in the Boston Marathon, which was rescheduled to Oct. 11 from April 2020.

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Inflation jitters: Coffee could cost mor...

As if a cup of coffee wasn’t expensive enough, a confluence of factors is driving up farmers’ costs to grow the beans and it could begin filtering down

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Explainer: Why coffee could soon cost more

As if a cup of coffee wasn’t expensive enough, a confluence of factors is driving up farmers' costs to grow the beans and it could begin filtering down to your local cafe

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National Aquarium Is Offering Free Ticke...

Free admission will be given to anyone who gets a vaccine during the National Aquarium clinics in August and September.

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Howard County to Spend $8 Million on Par...

Howard County has announced it will be using new grant funds to renovate fields, lighting, and playgrounds at three public parks.

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Take a Bite Out of Hagerstown's 42nd Annual Peach Festival

Leitersburg Ruritan Club's peachy event features food, games, and a 5K run for charity!

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Visit the Kennedy Center: Indian Culture...

The Kennedy Center is hosting a free 3-day festival in celebration of Indian music, arts, and dance.

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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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Did You Know That The Washington Monument Has a 'Mini-Me'?

Unknown to most people, there's a 12-foot replica of the gigantic monument hidden from sight directly nearby.

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3 Places to Pick the Sweetest Maryland P...

Is there anything better than a tree-ripened peach? Maryland is dotted with family farms just waiting for you to come out and pick some, so put on the sunscreen and head out!

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Postal Service Honors Maryland Lighthous...

Five stamps will be dedicated at Annapolis' Susan Campbell Park next month.

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State Articles
Wayward Zebra Found Dead in Illegal Snar...

The state’s Natural Resources Police said they did not know who had set the illegal trap on private property in Upper Marlboro, about 20 miles southeast of Washington.

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Follow the 'Trail of Jack-O-Lanterns' for All-Ages Halloween Fun ...

Bask in the luminous glow of carved pumpkins at Green Meadows Petting Farm!

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Christmas Village Returning to Baltimore...

The German Christmas Market opens for the season on November 25, 2021.

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Holiday Lights in Maryland: 'Garden of L...

The popular Montgomery County park has announced the return of “Garden of Lights," which will begin on November 19.

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Maryland Mansions: An Epic Cambridge Lodge for $5.4M

How would you like to own a big chunk of the state? If you need room to roam, then this week's featured listing might just be for you. With over 1300 acres of land and a spacious, rustic lodge, the possibilities are endless.

Real Estate
This Maryland City Was Just Named the Sa...

This is the fourth year in a row Columbia has placed at the top of the list.

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Our Marylanders Then: Edgar Allan Poe

Is there anyone who understands the dark side of human nature better than Edgar Allan Poe? Did you know Edgar Allan Poe had significant connections to Baltimore, Maryland?

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Do You Really Need to Rake Up Those Leaves?

The dreaded fall chore of raking up fallen leaves may actually be doing more harm than good. Step away from the rake, and see what the experts have to say.

Home & Garden
Public Emergency Order in DC Extended to...

On Thursday, October 7, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced that she has extended the public emergency order. It was set to expire last Friday but has been extended to January 7, 2022.

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FBI arrests Maryland engineer and wife f...

The Federal Bureau of Investigation arrested a Maryland couple on Saturday for attempting to sell "restricted data" on the design of nuclear-powered warships, the Justice Department reported.

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6 Things to Do If You're Stuck in Dulles International Airport

"Boring" doesn't need to describe your layover at Dulles International Airport.

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DC's Zoo Lights and Boo at the Zoo Are C...

For the second year in a row, the National Zoo has decided to forgo two of its biggest attractions, Zoo Lights and Boo at the Zoo.

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Popeyes and Megan Thee Stallion Kick Off...

Popeyes has unveiled a special collaboration with Megan Thee Stallion, and the first order of business is a brand-new hot sauce.

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Halloween Isn’t the Only Horrifying Holi...

Whether you’re naughty or nice, we’ve discovered that Christmas has a serious dark side. Let’s set aside that warm and cozy fireside scene and take a look at the horrifying side of Christmas.

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TikTok Hack Claims to Remove the Taste of Alcohol

The latest TikTok hack sees users adding a small amount of baking soda, a pinch of salt, and some water to vodka or tequila, and having it remove the taste of alcohol!

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4 'Squid Game' Masks for Your Last-Minut...

Did you love the Korean horror thriller, "Squid Game?" Check out these inexpensive masks that will have you looking like you're part of the show.

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Former US president Bill Clinton in hosp...

Former US president Bill Clinton was in hospital with an infection on Thursday, a spokesman for the 75-year-old said. Doctors said Clinton was responding well at the center in Irvine, California. The infection was not connected to the coronavirus.

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Trick-or-Treaters With Special Needs: An All-Inclusive Halloween ...

How to make sure all the kids, especially those with special needs, enjoy Halloween night.

Wellness
7 Wild Conspiracy Theories We Can't Stop...

We can't get enough of it. Portals to another dimension, lizard people, hoaxes, and secret government spying made our list.

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Friday Office Cocktail: Aviation Cocktai...

The OCN Drinks crew is serving up something purple, pretty, and powerful in support of Domestic Violence Awareness month.

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2022 Awards Season Schedule: Oscars, Emmys, And More!

The 2022 awards season is just around the corner, and we've got the list of dates you're gonna want to keep in your back pocket as things start to roll out—even as early as this October!

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Wendy's, Kellogg's Team Up for Frosty Ch...

Wendy's and Kellogg's are partnering together on the new Wendy's Frosty Chocolatey Cereal, set to debut in December.

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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.

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Easy DIY Halloween Costumes You Can Make at Home

Here are a few ways you can whip up a creative costume with stuff from around the house or your local thrift store.

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