A site called BabyChart.us allows readers to track the popularity of any name from 1880 through 2012, based on data from the Social Security Administration.
U.Va. board to consider new master's programs in data science and European studies
Postal workers protest transfer of Hampton Roads mail processing from Norfolk to Sandston
Construction at Reagan National Airport has caused some flooding and phone outages early Tuesday morning.
Latest snowstorm delays school openings in mid-Atlantic region
Mark Fischetti, senior editor at Scientific American, says that the jet stream - the river of air in the northern hemisphere that blows west to east and drives most of the D.C. region's weather - has been changing, and it means that extreme-weather periods will last longer.
Hopewell honors civil rights activist, former council member by renaming street in his name
Companies proposing 18,000-seat arena in Virginia Beach would tap financing from China
Britt scores 22 to lead William & Mary to 93-70 win over NC-Wilmington
Presidents Day was marked at James Madison's Montpelier with the opening of the fourth U.S. president's refurnished library.
Hampton Roads travelers could encounter delays around Navy bases as an annual anti-terrorism exercise is conducted through the end of February.
At least 16 Virginia lawmakers are worth more than $1 million, nonprofit finds
Loudoun County Sheriff's detectives are looking for an armed serial robber they say is demanding women take off their clothes as he rifles through their purses.
Nice homes are a mainstay in the D.C. region. Mansions with price tags in the millions aren't uncommon. So, where are the best of the best?
Memorial honors Waynesboro reserve police officer found dead Feb. 6
WTOP's Kristi King caught a little of the sights and sounds of the Alexandria parade on video.
Icicles hanging off a roof make for one of winter's most striking sights. But if you see them on your house, it could mean trouble.
Multifamily housing is a growing trend, says the George Mason Center for Regional Analysis. But in order for it to continue to be successful, there needs to enough to appeal to residents at all price points.
Closing school is all fun-and-games for kids. But how do working parents deal with the scramble to find child care?
Lots of area school districts have gone over their budgeted snow days and they're using Presidents' Day as a make-up day.