<![CDATA[NBC4 Washington - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcwashington.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/WASH+NBC4+BLUE.png NBC4 Washington http://www.nbcwashington.com en-us Wed, 28 Jan 2015 07:21:51 -0500 Wed, 28 Jan 2015 07:21:51 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[E Street Shows "Casablanca" for Valentine's Day]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:22:45 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/casablanca-AP041117024103.jpg
Here's looking at you, Valentine. Landmark's E Street Cinema will show the 1942 classic "Casablanca" this Feb. 13 and 14.

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<![CDATA[How Much Did We Get? Snow Totals for D.C. Area]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:58:08 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/dupont+snow.jpg
After a storm blew through the Washington region overnight, roads are being cleared and many schools systems are closed or delayed.]]>
<![CDATA[Find D.C.-Area Ice Skating Rinks]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:17:47 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Sculpture+Garden.jpg
Grab your friends, family or special date and lace up your skates! We've picked out the top ice skating rinks in D.C., Maryland and Virginia for you to explore.

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<![CDATA[Roots & Blues Festival in Lancaster]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:29:54 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/181*120/musicjje.jpg
Join 50+ national music artists for the two-day Roots and Blues Festival in the national historic district of Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

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<![CDATA[Inside the 2015 Washington Auto Show]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:10:43 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000009246027_1200x675_388430915546.jpg
Veronica Johnson finds out what's hot at inside the 2015 Washington Auto Show.]]>
<![CDATA[Target Launches New Plus-Size Line]]> Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:51:24 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/240*120/AVA+VIV+Header.jpg
Target has announced plans to unveil a new clothing line designed specifically for plus-size women. The line, expected to arrive in mid-February, was designed by Target's in-house design team and features...

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<![CDATA[Marouzieya (a/k/a Mrouzia) Recipe]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:22:13 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/Lamb+Shanks+stew+from+Mazagan+Restaurant.jpg
Mazagan restaurant's recipe for lamb shanks stew.

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<![CDATA[Skymall Fans Unsettled By Bankruptcy ]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:43:43 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/skymall1.jpg
Skymall, the in-flight catalog that sells an array of quirky gadgets and goods, may soon be grounded. The parent company that owns the business filed for bankruptcy protection Thursday, The Wall Street...

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<![CDATA[Experience on Winter Wildlife Via Sea]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:21:36 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/181*120/dolphinshutter.jpg
Although it's winter, a trip to the beach can still be lots of fun. It is the perfect time to experience winter wildlife around Virginia Beach.

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<![CDATA[D.C. Restaurant Week: Oh, It's On]]> Tue, 20 Jan 2015 13:20:07 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/shutterstock_81319588.jpg
More than 240 local restaurants are participating in the twice-annual promotion, which offers three-course prix-fixe lunches for $20.15 and dinners for $35.15.

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<![CDATA[Sad Monkey Consoled by Pal]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:08:30 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/012215+comforting+monkeys.jpg
Think you had a bad day? Try trading places with this sad little monkey.

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<![CDATA[Lyft to Abandon Pink Mustaches]]> Tue, 20 Jan 2015 23:39:32 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/450502210.jpg
Lyft is rebranding slightly: the ride-providing taxi alternative is doing away with its once-ubiquitous pink mustache attached to the front of its cars in favor of something a bit more subtle.

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<![CDATA[Oreo Dresses Up for Valentine's Day With New Flavor]]> Tue, 20 Jan 2015 13:00:44 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/222*120/oreo+red+velvet+1200.jpg
Oreos are dressing up for Valentine’s Day. The treat dubbed “milk’s favorite cookie” has a new look and flavor, one that is popular among foodies—Red Velvet. The chocolate cookies are now red and have a...]]>
<![CDATA[100 Cases of Beer at Your Door? There's an App for That]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 16:54:01 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Bud+Light+App.jpg
Just in time for Super Bowl Sunday, Anheuser-Busch has introduced a new app where beer lovers can get Bud Light delivered to their home in less than an hour. The free app "Bud Light Button" provides D.C.]]>
<![CDATA[Wedding Planning Expo Coming to Patriot Center]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 16:30:27 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000009170562_1200x675_385467971510.jpg
When it comes to planning the wedding of your dreams, grabbing inspiration from your favorite star isn't far-fetched. Wedding designer Sarah Campbell joins us with some ideas. Campbell will be at the Wedding...]]>
<![CDATA[Forever 21 to Open at Georgetown Park]]> Mon, 12 Jan 2015 14:22:12 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/0055-kittner-20140806-07.jpg
The new location will open this Saturday, with gift cards for the first 300 people in line, and a photo booth and DJ inside.

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<![CDATA[Educate Yourself: Chocolate & Wine Classes in Va.]]> Tue, 13 Jan 2015 13:51:39 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/shutterstock_50516272.jpg
Artfully Chocolate in Alexandria offers several tasty classes for those interested in a hands-on experience (because who doesn't want more time with chocolate?).

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<![CDATA[Talk Around Town: Metro Disaster]]> Wed, 14 Jan 2015 17:09:30 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000009143249_1200x675_384374339552.jpg
WHUR's Troy Johnson's listeners weigh in on this week's deadly incident at the L'Enfant Metro station tunnel.]]>
<![CDATA[Delta Makes Flight With 2 Passenger]]> Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:26:27 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Empty-Plane.jpg
Legroom wasn't an issue for one Brooklyn man who was lucky enough to be one of only two passengers on-board a flight from Cleveland to New York City Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[Food, Art and Wine at the Virginia Beach Chill Fest]]> Thu, 08 Jan 2015 12:50:53 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/shutterstock_76145926.jpg
The Virginia Beach Chill Fest has nothing to do with this week's miserable weather, and everything to do with fun. Bundle up and head south -- this fest features three big events (and yes, they're all indoors).

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<![CDATA[Thanks for a Great Health & Fitness Expo!]]> Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:58:26 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/dd0adeca6b12448281c2a0feb37f1bbb.jpg
Thanks to everyone who came out to the 2015 NBC4 Health & Fitness Expo! We loved meeting you and hope you had as much fun as we did.
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<![CDATA[Play "Oregon Trail" Online for Free]]> Thu, 08 Jan 2015 15:31:31 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/rs_560x415-150107143918-1024.Oregon-Trail-Game-MS-Dos.jl.010715.jpg
Fans of the MS-DOS game can now play it at the Internet Arcade, which added more than 2,000 other games. Such 80s and 90s classics now available for play include: The Lion King, Street Fighter, Indiana...]]>
<![CDATA[How to Get Bao Bao All to Yourself ]]> Thu, 08 Jan 2015 14:10:39 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/16029408399_fc78bc0cb0_k.jpg
The best time to visit the adorable panda cub is the winter]]>
<![CDATA[Bao Bao Plays in the Snow for 1st Time]]> Tue, 06 Jan 2015 20:31:41 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/2015-01-06_13591.jpg
Bao Bao is a fan of the snow!

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<![CDATA[Wine Wednesday: Otium Cellars in Purcellville]]> Wed, 07 Jan 2015 15:47:47 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/183*120/Screen+Shot+2014-10-27+at+8.18.56+PM.png
If you need a little German-inspired wine pick-me-up, then a trip to Loudoun County's Otium Cellars should be your next stop.

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<![CDATA[Authentic Blue Ridge at the Floyd Country Store]]> Mon, 05 Jan 2015 15:06:53 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/2015-01-05_1505_001.jpg
The locals call it a great little country store in the Blue Ridge Mountains, and we agree -- but it's more than just a store.

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<![CDATA[French Bulldog Struggles to Reclaim Bed From Cat]]> Wed, 07 Jan 2015 09:04:34 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Screen+Shot+2015-01-07+at+8.33.42+AM.png
A French bulldog named Pixel adorably struggles to reclaim its bed after a cat stole it away.
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<![CDATA[Hot Talk: New Girl Scout Cookies, Walkman Returns]]> Tue, 06 Jan 2015 17:42:26 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000009055268_1200x675_380718659700.jpg
Hot 99.5's Kane is in the studio to talk about some of the hottest new items in the news, including Girl Scout cookies and a reintroduction of the Sony Walkman.]]>
<![CDATA["Flat White" Added to Starbucks Menu]]> Tue, 06 Jan 2015 16:08:22 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/0105-2015-FlatWhite.jpg
The "flat white" is going mainstream. Starbucks introduced Tuesday its own version of the flat white, a specialty coffee drink popular in Australia, New Zealand, and the U.K, but until now relatively unknown in...

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<![CDATA[Beauty and the Beast Comes to D.C.]]> Tue, 06 Jan 2015 13:56:15 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000009051954_1200x675_380601923974.jpg
Two stars of the musical production of Beauty and the Beast at the Warner Theater are in the studio with Barbara Harrison to discuss the return of Beauty and the Beast to D.C. The show will be in the District...]]>
<![CDATA[PHOTOS: Seen Around the Winter Classic]]> Thu, 01 Jan 2015 14:59:41 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/460955568.jpg
Excitement built during the hours before Jan. 1's Winter Classic as fans descended upon Nats Park.

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<![CDATA[Anti-Resolutions for 2015]]> Fri, 02 Jan 2015 13:42:52 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000009017466_1200x675_379340355640.jpg
Lavanya Ramanathan from the Washington Post explains how to fulfill your "anti-resolution" in 2015. Included in her list is a $50 sandwich (yes, really) and last-minute dinner reservations.]]>
<![CDATA[National Children's Museum to Close Sunday]]> Fri, 02 Jan 2015 12:36:31 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/2015-01-02_0707.jpg
This weekend is your last chance to visit the National Children's Museum at National Harbor. The museum plans to move back to the District after two years in Maryland.]]>
<![CDATA[Adoption Discounts on Bigger Dogs at WHS]]> Fri, 02 Jan 2015 07:57:06 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/shutterstock_136164980.jpg
The Washington Humane Society is discounting adoptions for all dogs weighing more than 30 pounds this Saturday and Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Hockey Fans Enjoy Day of Fun at 2015 Winter Classic]]> Fri, 02 Jan 2015 08:40:06 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000009007623_1200x675_379007043657.jpg
News4's Kristin Wright spent the day with Washington Capitals fans at the 2015 Winter Classic at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C.]]>
<![CDATA[PHOTOS: Caps Vs. Blackhawks at Winter Classic]]> Thu, 01 Jan 2015 17:25:10 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/20150101+Winter+Classic+Game+Action12.jpg
The Washington Capitals battled the Chicago Blackhawks during Jan. 1's Winter Classic at Nats Park.

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<![CDATA[One Eight Distilling Opens Next Week in D.C.]]> Sat, 03 Jan 2015 09:22:14 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/One+Eight+Distillery.jpg
D.C.’s newest liquor distillery opens in Northeast next week.

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