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The residents of Newtown, Conn., are getting help from volunteers skilled in offering comfort. And they do it without saying a word.
In 2008, 19 pedestrians were killed in Montgomery County. In 2011, the number declined to 11. In 2012, the number is now in the single digits.
Montgomery County School superintendent Joshua Starr says parents have high expectations, and with his $2.2 billion budget he's made it clear: He intends to deliver.
The Maryland State Highway Administration is defending its speed cameras after a state lawmaker called for local jurisdictions to audit the devices and submit the results to the General Assembly.
Families of children with Asperger's disorder are concerned about a diagnostic change that now includes the condition within the autism spectrum. But an area doctor says the condition should benefit patients.
Figures from the D.C. Department of Transportation show the number of bike riders has increased since 2004 when the city had 14 miles of bike lanes. D.C. now has 57 miles of bike lanes.
For the first time ever, Montgomery County's Council will be led by a Latina.
A Fort Washington man has been sentenced to 18 months in prison in a credit card fraud scheme that cost merchants more than $163,000.
A recent accident where a dump truck backed over a bicyclist's head raises questions about how the D.C. area thinks of helmet use.
D.C. offers an app aimed at making the Public Service Commission more transparent. In Maryland, there's a website that lets you comparison shop for electric suppliers.