Black American Journey Finally Enshrined in National MuseumWhen the Smithsonian Museum of African-American History and Culture opens this week alongside the Washington Monument and the National Museum of American History, it will firmly -- and finally -- anchor the black experience in the nation's narrative.
National Park Service Creates 'Living Emblem' To Honor 100 Years of National ParksMore than 1,000 people using brown, green and white umbrellas have created a giant living version of the National Park Service emblem to celebrate the agency's 100th anniversary.
National Zoo Hosts Sweet Birthday Bash for Panda Cub Bei BeiThe youngest giant panda cub at the National Zoo is celebrated his first birthday with a traditional Chinese ceremony and the sweet taste of honey.
Nike Launching 7-on-7 League In 5 CitiesNike is about to launch a national seven-on-seven league in five U.S. cities including Washington D.C.
Shopping Guide To Washington DCShopping guide to five of the best neighborhoods for shopping in Washington D.C.
Best Ways To Get Involved With Breast Cancer Awareness Month In BaltimoreOctober is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Cancer is one of the leading causes of deaths in women. There are many organizations dedicated to the education, advocacy, support and research which may one day eradicate the deadly disease. Volunteer opportunities are available to assist in the various initiatives toward a common goal. In the Baltimore area, there are several activities or events available to encourage people to do something or learn more about breast cancer.
Best DIY Pottery In BaltimoreIn the Baltimore area, there are quite a few places where you can practice the relaxing art form of pottery-making.
Best Upcoming Dinner Theater Performances In BaltimoreWhile there are not many dinner theatres available in the immediate Baltimore area, there are still places one can see a good show just by venturing beyond the city limits. Here is a sampling of shows which are available.
Police Searching For Suspect Who Struck Officer In Oxon HillA Prince George's County police officer is released from treatment after he was hit by a stolen car.
D.C. Mayor Satisfied With Response To Navy Yard False AlarmWashington's mayor says the city's response to what turned out to be a false report of a shooting at the Washington Navy Yard was appropriate.
D.C. Lawmaker Wants To Impound Cars Of Suspected 'Johns'A D.C. Councilman wants to combat what he calls a rise in street prostitution by impounding the cars of suspected "johns."
Taylor Swift Brings Her 1989 World Tour to D.C.Tuesday night is the second of two performances for Taylor Swift at Nationals Park.

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