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Celebrate The Fourth Of July Without Fireworks

If the nearest July 4th fireworks display isn’t so near, there are other ways to have a safe and sparkly holiday. Read on for some of these creative ways to light up your 4th of July when a fireworks display isn’t an option.

06/26/2015

Fireworks light up the sky over the Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument, and the U.S. Capitol on July 4. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Best Fireworks in Washington, D.C.

It’s not the Fourth of July if there are no fireworks. From nationally televised shows to local community events, Washington, DC has a number of fireworks displays during the holiday.

06/26/2015

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July 4th Party Games For Adults And Kids

Get a little creative this Fourth of July. Here are five fun party games to entertain all the guests at your upcoming holiday barbecue.

06/24/2015

Happy, the six-year-old chihuahua, short coat mix. (credit: Baltimore Humane Society)

Pet of the Week: Happy the Chihuahua, Short Coat Mix

Hello! I’m Happy and I’m here with my three housemates looking for my forever home.

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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Family Guide To National Zoological Park

Kids and adults love and are constantly amazed at the exhibits on hand at the The National Zoo. From large and small mammals to reptiles, to migratory birds, there are so many different animals to see that the family will have a tough time deciding what to see first.

06/19/2015

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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

Boulder, the bulldog, American mix. (credit: Baltimore Humane Society)

Pet of the Week: Boulder the Bulldog, American Mix

I’m Boulder and I’m looking for a forever home.

06/15/2015

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Best Go Kart Tracks Near Washington, D.C.

Feeling the need for speed? Grab the friends, family or arch nemesis and head over to one of the D.C. area go kart racing tracks and put the pedal to the metal.

06/12/2015

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

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