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D.C. region potholes worst since 2010

The Washington region has gone to pot(holes).

Wednesday - 02/19/2014, 04:30pm EST

Tags: Potholes, andrew mollenbeck, commute, drive

D.C. banks $180K in snow emergency fines

Drivers who ignored snow emergency signs and parked their cars anyway during last week's major winter storm may have learned an expensive lesson.

Wednesday - 02/19/2014, 03:45pm EST

Tags: snow, snow emergency, snow removal

Snow removal equipment shoots snow, ice through woman's window

The rumbling sound outside Mary Plummer's Regents Square condo in Rockville last week woke her from a sound sleep.

Tuesday - 02/18/2014, 05:30pm EST

Tags: Rockville, snow, kate Ryan

Why longer winters may be on the way

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.

Tuesday - 02/18/2014, 05:29am EST

Tags: jet stream, dick uliano, Mark Fischetti, Scientific American

Winter weather is good for some businesses, bad for others

While plumbers, heating contractors and snow-removal companies are getting a nice bump this winter, other industries are suffering.

Sunday - 02/16/2014, 10:35am EST

Tags: economy, dick uliano

Is Washington headed for a winter break?

The recent snow and cold may be part of winter's last gasp.

Sunday - 02/16/2014, 08:55am EST

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Who's on the hook when Mother Nature ices reservations?

Who's on the hook for that cancelled hotel room, dinner reservation or flight?

Friday - 02/14/2014, 04:31pm EST

Tags: reservations, kathy stewart, valentine

Disagreement over Park Service salt preparation ahead of storm

The Baltimore-Washington Parkway wasn't friendly to commuters Friday morning.

Friday - 02/14/2014, 03:36pm EST

Tags: thomas warren, traffic, Baltimore Washington Parkway

Crews begin massive job of clearing snow

First came the snow, then came the snow plows. Thousands of crews are working around-the-clock to treat and remove the snowy, icy roadways one at a time.

Friday - 02/14/2014, 01:53pm EST

Tags: snow, traffic, Jamie Forzato

Parking in D.C.? Watch out during snow

Car drivers in D.C., listen-up.

Thursday - 02/13/2014, 12:48pm EST

Tags: d.c. parking, snow emergency

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