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Students at Fairfax County Public Schools may be able to sleep a little longer if the school board approves proposals that would push back the school start time.
D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray plans to revamp the city's schools admissions by the Fall of 2015 as there has been considerable debate about the District's existing school boundaries and student assignment policies.
Many D.C. area residents have marveled at the snowy owl population that has seemed to invade the region this season, but one Loudoun County family is not happy with the presence of one owl they say tried to attack their Jack Russell terrier.
After writing a review on Yelp and Angie's List about a local design and contracting firm, Fairfax County resident Jane Perez is being sued for $750,000 in damages by the contractor, Christopher Dietz.
It's fuzzy, red and small -- but Capitol Hill's newest resident might be dangerous.
The winter solstice on Dec. 21 is the start of what usually will be the coldest months ahead but not this year when the Washington area experienced record high temperatures.
MedStar Washington Hospital Center is laying off hundreds of workers, citing financial pressures.
When picking a winner in a fight between a mouse and a scorpion, most people would probably pick the scorpion.
It was only the latest development in controversy over a name that some say is insensitive and offensive to Native Americans.
Americans hoping for an end to the gridlock that's caused a partial government shutdown have an option aside from protesting and rallying in front of the Capitol, according to U.S. Senate Chaplain Barry Black: pray.
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