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5 Unexpected Places to Cool Off

Don’t let the heat ruin your chances of having fun. You can check out one of these cool places for an unexpected destination to escape the heat. »

100 Things to Do This Summer in the DC Area

100 Things to Do This Summer in the DC Area

You have three months to get outside, see the sights, host some barbecues and much more -- here are 100 ways to make the most of the summer. »

Gaze at the Stars at Shenandoah Night Skies Fest

The beauty of the night sky in Shenandoah National Park is always breathtaking. And with this intense heat, there can be no better place to cool down in the evening than under this blanket of stars out in... »

Free Outdoor Movies in the DMV

Free Outdoor Movies in the DMV

Prep your picnic baskets, round up your friends and get ready for summer movie season in the DMV. »

NPS: Washington Monument to Reopen Friday

NPS: Washington Monument to Reopen Friday

The Washington Monument will be closed until at least Friday after crews discovered a problem with the elevator prior to opening Saturday. »

Road Trip! 10 Places to Cool Off Within 100 Miles of DC

Road Trip! 10 Places to Cool Off Within 100 Miles of DC

The heat is on! Whether you're looking for the best local waterparks or want to get out (way out) in nature, read on for our picks. »

Summer Concert Guide: The Can't-Miss Music This Season

Summer Concert Guide: The Can't-Miss Music This Season

Check out some noteworthy performances hitting the D.C. area this summer. »

African American History Museum Director Anticipates Launch

Lonnie Bunch spent nearly 11 years traveling the country to raise interest and dollars to help build a museum of African American history on the National Mall. »

Hold Your Nose! Corpse Flower to Hit Peak Bloom in DC

Hold Your Nose! Corpse Flower to Hit Peak Bloom in DC

Planning a trip to the United States Botanic Garden? You might want to plug your nose. The corpse flower, named for its smell, is expected to hit peak bloom at the garden from Thursday to Sunday »

Clear the Shelters: 1,400+ Local Pets Find Homes

NBC owned stations and Telemundo stations teamed up with dozens of animal shelters across the D.C. area -- and across the country -- for the second annual Clear the Shelters event Saturday. »

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