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The Capital Wheel (Photo from @CapitalWheel)

With Capital Wheel, National Harbor Aims To Be ‘Fun’ Alternative To D.C.

A mini-city called National Harbor has risen over the past eight years on a long-empty site.

05/22/2014

Rendering of the Capital Wheel with a daytime water view. (Courtesy of National Harbor)

National Harbor Observation Wheel To Open May 23

The Ferris wheel that will provide views of some of D.C.’s most famous landmarks will open later this month, just in time for Memorial Day Weekend.

05/12/2014

Rendering of the Capital Wheel with a daytime water view. (Courtesy of National Harbor)

Capital Ferris Wheel En Route to National Harbor

The Ferris wheel that will provide views of some of D.C.’s most famous landmarks is on its way to Maryland’s National Harbor.

02/18/2014

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Losing Bidders Won’t Sue Over National Harbor Casino License

The two losing bidders for a casino license near the nation’s capital have agreed not to oppose a commission’s decision to grant the license to MGM.

02/04/2014

Rendering of the Capital Wheel with a nighttime water view. (Courtesy of National Harbor)

New Ferris Wheel to Overlook D.C. Landmarks from National Harbor

Maryland’s National Harbor is adding a new 175-foot Ferris wheel with views of the nation’s capital and Potomac River.

01/16/2014

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MGM Wins Approval for Casino in Prince George’s County

MGM Resorts International on Friday won a license for a large casino and resort in Maryland near the nation’s capital.

12/20/2013

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Best Places To Go Caroling In Washington DC

‘Tis the season to be jolly. If you’re looking for a place to fa-la-la in DC, then consider these locations to help spread the holiday cheer.

12/13/2013

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Best Places To Take Photos With Santa In Washington DC

‘Tis the season to be jolly, and search for a place to take a picture with Santa. Consider these DC destinations for the best places to take photos with Santa.

12/06/2013

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Southern Prince George’s County Makes Stand Against Casino

Some southern Prince George’s County communities are expressing their opposition to National Harbor as the site for Maryland’s sixth casino.

10/16/2013

MGM's design for its proposed casino resort at National Harbor. (courtesy of MGM Resorts International)

MGM to Host Businesses on Casino Proposal

A subsidiary for MGM Resorts International is hosting two information sessions for Prince George’s County businesses relating to MGM’s proposal to build a casino at National Harbor.

09/27/2013

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