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Thursday, Sep 18, 2014 at 02:50 PM EDT

Group Aims to Redo Neglected Site on National Mall

A group working to restore the National Mall wants to overhaul a lakeside park that honors the nation's founders but has languished for years with fetid water and crumbling walkways. »

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Diner en Blanc Dinner Party Coming to D.C. Thursday Night

Donae Burston, regional marketing director for Moet & Chandon and Dom Perignon, shares details about the all white pop-up dinner party Diner en Blanc, happening in a secret location Thursday night in D.C. »

Actor Kevin Spacey to Speak at U.Va. in October

Actor Kevin Spacey to Speak at U.Va. in October

Kevin Spacey is taking center stage at the University of Virginia this fall. »

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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. »

Need for Mead: Md. Renaissance Fest Returns

Need for Mead: Md. Renaissance Fest Returns

HBO's "Game of Thrones" doesn’t return until next year, but you can indulge your need for mead at the Maryland Renaissance Festival in Anne Arundel County. »

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Marvel Universe LIVE! Comes to D.C.

Marvel Universe LIVE! brings together more than 25 Marvel charcters and will open at the Verizon Center Thursday. Moe Alafrangy, one of the shows super heroes, stopped by News4 Midday with a preview of... »

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'Dirty Dancing' Live at the National Theater

A stage version of the classic flick 'Dirty Dancing' is at the National Theater now through Sept. 14. The stars of the show appeared on News4 to talk about capturing the heart of the story while still making it... »

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Smithsonian Castle "Yarnbombed" to Launch New Exhibit

Volunteers dressed the grounds of the Smithsonian castle in red yarn to usher in a new exhibit by an artist who works in yarn. News4's Molette Green reports. »

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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