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Typecase Industries creates new designs with historic machinery

Three D.C. artists are turning out some of the city's most unique designs using refurbished letterpress machines that once printed the nation's newspapers.

Friday - 09/26/2014, 01:26pm EDT
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Hate making school lunch for your kids? There's a website for that

Boston-based Smart Lunches has signed up with a dozen private schools in the Washington area for its daily delivery of fresh, healthy lunches to students.

Friday - 09/26/2014, 01:01pm EDT

Gas leak prompts brief closure of National Zoo

Gas leak prompts brief closure of National Zoo; no animals affected

Friday - 09/26/2014, 01:00pm EDT

Baltimore police announce 12-kilo heroin seizure

Baltimore police announce seizure of 12 kilograms of heroin and $825,000

Friday - 09/26/2014, 12:50pm EDT

Tour de Cure to close D.C.-area roads Saturday

A D.C. biking event will close parts of the George Washington Memorial Parkway Saturday.

Friday - 09/26/2014, 12:29pm EDT

Prescription drug collection effort set in Va.

Prescription drug collection effort set Saturday at more than 200 locations across Virginia

Friday - 09/26/2014, 12:20pm EDT

Roadside to acquire, redevelop fire-ravaged Frager's Hardware on Capitol Hill

Roadside Development has agreed to acquire and rebuild the fire-gutted Frager's Hardware.

Friday - 09/26/2014, 12:19pm EDT

Indiana's Coleman poses challenge for Maryland

Indiana's Coleman creates potential matchup problem in Maryland's Big Ten initiation

Friday - 09/26/2014, 12:15pm EDT

Official failures cited in Md. case of 9 dead dogs

Agency makes changes after failing to respond to calls about Md. home where 9 dogs died

Friday - 09/26/2014, 12:10pm EDT

Need a job? Roughly 700 available in Tysons

The Tysons Regional Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with First Financial Security Inc and the Tysons Partnership, will host a roving three-day job fair Oct. 6-9. They're calling it the Tysons Jobs EXPO, a first of its kind event.

Friday - 09/26/2014, 12:09pm EDT

Holder says DC should have voting rights

Outgoing attorney general says DC should have voting representation in Congress

Friday - 09/26/2014, 11:28am EDT

DC fraternity rallies around cancer-stricken dad

DC fraternity rallies around cancer-stricken Chicago father of member

Friday - 09/26/2014, 10:31am EDT

New pizza shop offering free pizzas next week

The Blaze Pizza location that opened last month at Westfield Montgomery mall will offer free pizzas next week to all those who follow the chain on social media.

Friday - 09/26/2014, 10:15am EDT

Suspect captured, but UVa student still missing

Suspect in UVa student's disappearance captured in Texas, appears before judge from jail

Friday - 09/26/2014, 10:14am EDT

Police identify woman struck and killed by Fairfax Connector bus

A 41-year-old Alexandria, Virginia woman is dead after she was struck by a Fairfax Connector bus outside of the Huntington Metro Station Thursday night.

Friday - 09/26/2014, 10:04am EDT

Post office wants to deliver groceries

Under the proposal, groceries would be delivered to your home before 7 a.m.

Friday - 09/26/2014, 10:02am EDT

Pedestrian struck in 'intersection of doom' crosswalk

A woman was hit by a car and injured just south of Key Bridge Friday morning as an Arlington County Police Department officer directed traffic.

Friday - 09/26/2014, 10:00am EDT

Paintball in Fairfax? County staff says yes to controversial project

Fairfax County planning staff is recommending approval for Clifton resident Jeff Waters' plan to open the jurisdiction's first paintball facility.

Friday - 09/26/2014, 09:54am EDT

Va. tobacco commission approves $30M in grants

Tobacco commission approves more than $30M in grants for southwest and Southside Virginia

Friday - 09/26/2014, 09:10am EDT

Md. county approves $9.1M for failing walkways

Western Maryland county approves $9.1M to fix walkways that fall short of federal standards

Friday - 09/26/2014, 08:40am EDT
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