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Knitters "Yarn-Bomb" Smithsonian

Knitters stayed up all night to cover the Smithsonian Castle gates and garden in knitted decorations, using more than six miles of red yarn. They're bringing attention to a new exhibit at the Sackler... »

Bison Return to Collection at National Zoo in D.C.

Bison Return to Collection at National Zoo in D.C.

American bison have returned to the National Zoo in Washington after inspiring the park's creation in the 1880s. »

D.C.’s First Liquor Distillery in 100 Years

D.C.’s First Liquor Distillery in 100 Years

The beer business is booming in the district, with several breweries opening in the past few years, and now the city also has its first liquor distillery in more than 100 years. »

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Top Picks for Your Labor Day Weekend

A weekend getaway isn't in the cards for you? Don't worry -- there's plenty going on right here. Lavanya Ramanathan from the Washington Post offers a few ideas. »

Your 2014 County Fair Rundown

Your 2014 County Fair Rundown

County fair season is here -- and we've rounded up the top fairs in Maryland and Virginia. »

15 Things to Do Before Summer Is Over

15 Things to Do Before Summer Is Over

Consider this your end-of-summer checkpoint. Have you done all those sunshine-related things you were dreaming about back during the polar vortex? »

National Book Festival Moves to  Convention Center

National Book Festival Moves to Convention Center

The festival is moving inside to the Washington Convention Center after a decade on the National Mall. »

Your Outdoor Movie Rundown

Your Outdoor Movie Rundown

In a city filled with plenty of non-cheap attractions, it's not easy to find a cheap a.k.a completely free activity to satisfy your wallet -- and your calendar. »

National Aquarium Developing Seashore Exhibit

National Aquarium Developing Seashore Exhibit

The National Aquarium says it's adding an interactive exhibit where guests can explore the seashore without leaving the building in Baltimore's Inner Harbor. »

PHOTOS: Rod Stewart and Santana at Verizon Center

PHOTOS: Rod Stewart and Santana at Verizon Center

Two of classic rock's biggest names took over the Verizon Center Aug. 19. Photos by AlfredoFloresPhotography.com. »

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