Winter Lights is a 3.5 mile drive through Seneca State Park in Gaithersburg. (Photo: Jim Smith/Cornerstone Images)

Holiday Happenings

Catch the Holiday Spirit with These Events The countdown is on to the holidays. Christmas will soon be here and Chanukah just ended. To help get you in the holiday spirit, we have put together a list of some holiday light displays and events in the DMV. Most are free, although
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Ice cavrings of Snoopy lying on his dog house while Charlie Brown and Linus lean on a wall looking through a giant werath with a red bow. (Photo: Gaylord National Resort)

Weekend Guide

It Is Beginning to Look Like Christmas Thanksgiving is still a week away, but it is already beginning to look like Christmas in the DMV. We had our first snow yesterday, several ice skating rinks open today, ICE! at National Harbor opens this weekend and A Christmas Carol begins
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A hat, scarf and gloves all all must-haves for a day of skating. (Photo: birdettemurray_color/Instagram)

On Ice

Preparing for a Day on the Ice Editor’s note: This is the second of a two-part series. Part 1, which appeared last Monday, focused on getting started in skating. Last week we covered the basics for comfortably wearing your skates and caring for them. Clothing selection is
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