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History Lover’s Guide to the Washington Monument

While some might see the Washington Monument as the centerpiece in a city full of monuments, its history is as storied as the man who it was named after.

07/06/2015

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Best Places to See Stand Up Comedy in the D.C. Area

Many comedians have gotten their starts in D.C. Saturday Night Live cast members, television stars and movie stars, DC is home to amazing comedic talent.

06/29/2015

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Weekend Guide: What’s Happening in Your Area June 26 – 28

While this weekend’s forecast isn’t the greatest, a lot of events, most of which are free, will happen rain or shine.

06/26/2015

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7 Best Beach Reads for Summer 2015

Hitting the beach this summer? Alongside your flip-flops, towel, and plenty of sunscreen, no beach bag is complete without one of the summer’s hottest reads.

06/23/2015

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Best Language Classes In Washington, D.C.

As global markets continue to expand and business interaction with foreign countries increases, learning another language will become an essential business tool and skill for an individual to have (let’s face it, we should all be learning Mandarin).

06/22/2015

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Best Fourth Of July Events In Washington, D.C.

Fourth of July is a major event in Washington, D.C. for obvious reasons. There are several events leading up to and on Independence Day. Parades, concerts, festivals there are some fun activities and events to enjoy.

06/20/2015

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Weekend Guide: What’s Happening in Your Area June 19 – 21

Good, clean fun is what this Father’s Day weekend is all about. Take dad to any of these weekend events to show him you care.

06/18/2015

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Best Summer Art Festivals in Washington, D.C.

Summer brings more opportunities to enjoy events outdoors. Some of the great outdoor events in D.C. are art festivals. There seems to be festivals every weekend during the summer, so you have plenty to choose from. These are the best summer art festivals in Washington, D.C.

06/15/2015

A drag queen dances aboard a float of a group of Latino gays during the 2013 Capital Pride parade in Washington on June 8, 2013. This year is the 38th such annual gay pride parade to take place in the US capital.  (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Weekend Guide: What’s Happening in Your Area June 12 – 14

June is a big month with plenty to do in the D.C.-area. Here’s our guide to making the most of this weekend.

06/11/2015