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Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 02:44 PM EST

Celebrate Mardi Gras With These 5 Events in DC (Mostly Featuring Lots of Food)

Traditionally, Mardi Gras is a celebration all about stuffing yourself with delicious foods before the ritual fasting of the Lenten season. So you kind of have to do it... right? »

Blizzard at the Zoo: Animals Delight in Snow

Blizzard at the Zoo: Animals Delight in Snow

The National Zoo shared photos of some of their animals enjoying the snow Saturday as a massive blizzard dumped nearly two feet on D.C. »

Good Spin: The DC Record Fair Is Sunday

Good Spin: The DC Record Fair Is Sunday

D.C.'s only record fair will be at Penn Social on Sunday. »

After Blizzard Delay, Washington Auto Show Open Through Sun.

After Blizzard Delay, Washington Auto Show Open Through Sun.

Postponed 4 days due to the storm, the Washington Auto Show is now open. »

PHOTOS: D.C. Blanketed by Blizzard of 2016

PHOTOS: D.C. Blanketed by Blizzard of 2016

See images from around D.C. as a blizzard blanketed the region with two to three feet of snow. »

7 Ways to Get Rid of Cabin Fever This Weekend

7 Ways to Get Rid of Cabin Fever This Weekend

Here are a few events and ideas for getting out of the house in D.C. this weekend. »

2016 Auto Show Is Worth the Wait

The blizzard delayed the start of the Washington Auto Show, but Veronica Johnson reports it's well worth the wait. »

Teens Say Costumes Got Them Kicked Out of 'Frozen' Event

Two San Diego County teens were left disappointed after being turned away from a "Frozen" Disney on Ice show at Valley View Casino for an unlikely and seemingly bizarre reason: they were too tall to be... »

National Mall Reopen for 1st Time Since Blizzard

National Mall Reopen for 1st Time Since Blizzard

The National Park Service says the National Mall in Washington will be closed all weekend due to an approaching winter storm. »

Va. Gov. Films Scene for AMC Series

Va. Gov. Films Scene for AMC Series

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is ready for his close-up. »

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Nonprofits Win 21st Century Solutions Grants
A nonprofit that shapes young male inmates into role models, an organization aiming to end D.C. homelessness and a business providing training to Anacostia residents are getting a total of $100,000 in grants... Read more
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