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What you need to know before hiring a mover

Whether the move is across town or across the country, a few things are important to check before signing a contract with a moving company.

Tuesday - 05/21/2013, 04:47am EDT

Tags: Hank Silverberg, moving, movers, packing, tina holt, Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

Dragon boats prowl the Potomac

On Sunday, boats with dragon heads at the bow and large, furiously paddling crews took over the Potomac River once again, as the Dragon Boat League came to the District for the 12th year.

Monday - 05/20/2013, 01:40pm EDT

Tags: Dragon boats, potomac, Hank Silverberg

Police tout naked man's arrest as textbook use of Taser

Police say the arrest of a man, who climbed naked onto a fire truck at a Calverton shopping plaza, was a textbook case of why Tasers are an important tool for law enforcement.

Friday - 05/17/2013, 06:15am EDT

Tags: police, Taser, use of force, Mark Person, Hank Silverberg, Prince George

Police tie naked man to Calverton shooting

A man who was found naked on a fire truck at Calverton Shopping Center was high on PCP at the time and now faces an attempted murder charge Wednesday.

Friday - 05/17/2013, 06:00am EDT

Tags: police, Crime, shooting, drugs, PCP, Hank Silverberg, Calverton, Md.

Nearly 5 million bitten by dogs each year

It's a biting statistic: 4.7 million people -- half of them children under 12 -- are bitten each year by a dog.

Thursday - 05/16/2013, 05:58am EDT

Tags: Hank Silverberg, dog, bites, dogs

105-year-old Confederate statue stirs controversy in Loudoun (Photos)

A statue of a Confederate soldier that has stood in front of the historic courthouse in Loudoun County since 1908 is now being called inappropriate and a local lawyer says it should be removed.

Wednesday - 05/15/2013, 10:32am EDT

Tags: Leesburg, statue, Civil War, confederate, Hank Silverberg, John Flannery, Loudoun County Courthouse


West Nile virus: Protect yourself from this mosquito-transmitted illness

Last year turned out to be the worst year in more than a decade for West Nile virus, and as the summer approaches people are being warned to protect themselves.

Tuesday - 05/14/2013, 05:54am EDT

Tags: Hank Silverberg, West Nile, mosquitoes, mosquito, Jorge Arias

Sex-seeking cicadas begin to emerge in Southern Maryland

Cicadas have been spotted in St. Mary's County. The worst of the 17-year bug infestation will hit by the first week of June.

Monday - 05/13/2013, 04:12am EDT

Tags: Hank Silverberg, cicadas, brood ii, Mike Raupp, Southern Maryland, Northern Virginia, St. Mary

Tick season: Take precautions and watch for signs of Lyme disease

It's the time of year again where those headed to a wooded area need to protect themselves from ticks that may carry Lyme disease.

Friday - 05/10/2013, 06:12am EDT

Tags: Hank Silverberg, lyme disease, ticks, David Gaines

Business Journal reporter to run for cancer as he battles it

Washington Business Journal reporter Tucker Echols is battling lymphoma and preparing to run a triathlon to raise money for three charities that are trying to cure cancer.

Thursday - 05/09/2013, 11:06am EDT

Tags: Tucker Echols, Hank Silverberg, cancer, Washington Business Journal, triathlon, EagleMan Triathlon, Cambridge, lymphoma

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