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Your City Guide to Washington D.C.

Refer to this guide to the best dining, lodging and attractions in Washington D.C.

08/19/2014

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Best Places In America To Celebrate The 4th Of July

In celebration of Independence Day, several cities across the nation are hosting fun-filled activities by day and then concluding with spectacular pyrotechnic shows that can be viewed from miles away. Here are five of the best places in America to celebrate the Fourth of July

06/17/2014

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Memorial Day Vacay: Best 3-Day Weekend Getaway Spots

For your Memorial Day mini-vacation, check out these cities with year-round appeal, plus extra holiday happenings.

05/12/2014

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Best Historic Vacations In The U.S.

The early colonial settlements along the Eastern seaboard, including Boston, Charleston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, are among the best places for an historic vacation in the US.

01/14/2014

(Police investigate the scene after a man set himself on fire at the National Mall on October 4th.   Credit:  Win McNamee/ Getty Images)

S. Jersey Family Says Washington, DC Suicide Wasn’t Politically Motivated

John Constantino, 64, of Mount Laurel, died in a Washington, DC hospital a day after setting himself on fire on the National Mall.

10/08/2013

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Police Shoot, Kill Driver After Capitol Hill Chase; Local Politicians Discuss Lockdown

Members of our local congressional delegation heard shots fired near the Capitol on Thursday.

10/03/2013

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What’s Changing, What’s Not, In A Shutdown

The longer a shutdown goes on, the more it will be felt in day-to-day lives and in the economy as a whole.

09/30/2013

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US Government Shutdown Looms

As Democrats and Republicans debate over the funding bill, one thing is certain, the nation’s budget hangs in the balance.

09/30/2013

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Shutdown Impact: Tourists, Homebuyers Hit Quickly

A government shutdown would have far-reaching consequences for some, but minimal impact on others.

09/30/2013

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South Jersey Native Among Navy Yard Shooting Victims

A native of Gloucester County is among the twelve people killed in a shooting rampage Monday at the Washington Navy Yard. The shooter also was killed.

09/17/2013

Tourists visit the World War II Memorial on the National Mall in Washington, DC. Dedicated to Americans who served in the armed forces and as civilians during World War II, the memorial consists of 56 pillars and a pair of arches surrounding a plaza and fountain. (Photo by Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Philadelphia Organization Looking For Veterans To Participate In ‘Day Of Honor’

Pa. Senator Pat Toomey announced that Honor Flight Philadelphia is looking for WWII vets who want to travel to Washington, D.C. to view the memorials dedicated to their service and sacrifice.

09/10/2013

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Ralliers From Across Country Attend March On Washington Anniversary Celebration

In the nation’s capital Saturday there was a message of hope, but also one of action.

08/24/2013

The civil rights leader Martin Luther KIng (C) waves to supporters 28 August 1963 on the Mall in Washington DC (Washington Monument in background) during the 'March on Washington'. (Credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Local LGBT Leader To Speak At March On Washington

Adrian Shanker is Executive Director of Equality Pennsylvania and is one of at least four speakers from the LGBT community who will articulate the need for equal rights.

08/24/2013

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Philadelphia Gets Federal Grant For Firefighters, Equipment

Philadelphia’s firefighting efforts are getting a little help from Washington.

07/11/2013

Stigall Show Log 6.25.13

Chris reviews his Alaskan cruise, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s decision to lower the flags yesterday to honor actor James Gandolfini, and the Obama administration’s efforts to apprehend Edward Snowden. He also talks to Dick Yuengling, from the Yuengling Brewery.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/25/2013

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