Montgomery Co. warns of 'severe' school crowding

School officials say down-county school populations could be 161 percent above capacity by 2020. Meanwhile, residents are fighting a proposed school that would handle 922 students.

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Long-delayed VRE station to open by end of year

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Median price of a home climbs in D.C., Montgomery County

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