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Md. school systems can ask for waivers on snow days

All the snow days this year have many schools in our region taking drastic measures to make up for lost time, including extending the school year. But some schools and students in the D.C. area will get a break.

Wednesday - 03/26/2014, 06:21am EDT

Tags: snow days, snow

Alexandria, Old Dominion Boat Club reach deal about property

The Old Dominion Boat Club has agreed to sell the clubhouse and parking lot to the City of Alexandria for $5 million, and move to a new location on the river at Prince Street.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 06:12am EDT

Tags: Alexandria, Old Dominion Boat Club,

Neighbors oppose cellphone tower at Vienna church

Plans to build a cellphone tower close to a school are rubbing some people the wrong way, and it will be the topic of a meeting tonight.

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 06:59am EDT

Tags: cellphone tower, Vienna, Fairfax County

Gray denies wrongdoing, touts record at forum

Outside a mayoral candidates forum on Monday night, Gray responded to Jeffrey Thompson's court admissions between chants by supporters of "Four More Years!"

Tuesday - 03/11/2014, 06:00am EDT

Tags: Vincent Gray, Jeffrey Thompson,

Boil-water order ends in D.C.

The boil water advisory in Northwest D.C. has been lifted by DC Water.

Friday - 03/07/2014, 11:56am EST

Tags: Boil water advisory,

Will new pot law lead to more impaired driving?

John Townsend, with AAA Mid-Atlantic, fears the decriminalization of small amount of marijuana might lead to more people driving under the influence of marijuana and causing more traffic crashes.

Wednesday - 03/05/2014, 05:44am EST

Tags: marijuana, john townsend, pot decriminalization

Condo building would verge on 'Exorcist Steps' site

One of the most famous staircases in the region, the so-called "Exorcist Steps," might get some new neighbors.

Thursday - 02/27/2014, 02:08pm EST

Tags: The Exorcist, Exorcist Steps,

Treasury of pinball machines goes on the auction block

David Silverman, who's been collecting pinball machines for more than 35 years, has decided to sell his massive collection.

Friday - 02/21/2014, 04:10pm EST

Tags: pinball, auction

Vigil marks year since Forestville shooting deaths

Aaron Kidd, of District Heights, and Andre Shuford, of Forestville, were shot along Donnell Drive in the Forestville area on Feb. 19, 2013.

Thursday - 02/20/2014, 10:09am EST

Tags: vigil, Forestville, fatal shooting, shooting,

Your pet might see more than you realize

Researchers who tested the eyes of a whole bunch of mammals say dogs, cats, hedgehogs and ferrets might be able to see UV rays.

Wednesday - 02/19/2014, 09:51am EST

Tags: ultraviolet, dogs, cats,

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