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  • Award season isn’t over: Golden Shovel nominations are being taken

    ROCKVILLE, Md. – Sure, you’ve tracked the winners of the Oscars and the Golden Globes, but award season isn’t over yet. And with all the snow we’ve had this season, competition for the Golden Shovel…

  • It’s that time of year: time to check snow days and make up days

    WASHINGTON — Winter’s not over, but plenty of school systems are so over winter. And at this time of year, school systems check how many snow days they’ve used, and how many they have in the…

  • Teen shot near D.C. Elementary School

    WASHINGTON — A teenager was shot near an elementary school in the District on Friday afternoon. Metropolitan Police say it happened just down the street from Stanton Elementary School in Southeast before 4 p.m. The boy was conscious…

  • School bus driver arrested for drunken driving in Maryland

    TOWSON, Md. (AP) — Maryland State Police say they arrested a school bus driver on drunken driving charges while she was on her way to pick up children for a field trip. Authorities say 52-year-old…

  • Gaithersburg man gets 20 years in murder-for-hire plot

    WASHINGTON — Ndokey Enow was sentenced Friday afternoon for trying to hire someone to kill the mother of his child. In June 2014, Ndokey Enow struck the deal in a parking lot along University Boulevard…

  • Md. Senate president apologizes for Hitler comment

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller has apologized for citing Adolf Hitler while disputing a statement by the state’s governor about the number of tax increases in recent years. Miller,…

  • LEBANON: Add Ski Report

    SOUTHEAST Alabama Cloudmont — Fri 10:17 am packed powder machine groomed 14-70 base 2 of 2 trails 100% open, 1 of 2 lifts, sm Mon-Fri: 10a-4p, 6p-10p Sat/Sun: 9a-4p, 6p-10p Maryland Wisp — Fri 5:32…

  • Md. Senate president apologizes for Hitler comment

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller has apologized for citing Adolf Hitler while disputing a statement by the state’s governor about the number of tax increases in recent years. Miller,…

  • Doctor charged with sexually assaulting male patients

    WASHINGTON – A doctor who worked at a Patient First clinic in Manassas faces multiple counts of sexually assaulting male patients. Tony Chieuvan Bui Nguyen, 35, of Oakton, was initially charged with sexually battery in…

  • Bills would lay out new rules for reporting sex assaults in Va. state universities

    WASHINGTON — After a semester of salacious charges this fall at the University of Virginia that drew out information about underlying problems with campus sex assault, Virginia’s General Assembly has moved to lay out new…

  • Red Light Cameras Coming Soon to Crystal City, Columbia Pike

    The Arlington County Police Department will soon be installing seven new red light cameras, scattered across various parts of the county. ACPD announced the new cameras in a press release late Friday afternoon, saying they will…

  • Just Listed in Reston

    This is a sponsored post from Eve Thompson of Reston Real Estate. What a difference a month makes — We have 26 new listings on the market in Reston this week; total inventory is holding…

  • How schools will make up lost snow days

    WASHINGTON – It’s that time of the year again, when school boards take a look at how many snow days they’ve used, and parents check on makeup day policies to see if spring break or…

  • Md. jail supervisor gets 20 months for contraband scandal

    BALTIMORE (AP) — A jail supervisor and national guardsman has been sentenced to 20 months in federal prison for his role in a widespread contraband smuggling conspiracy in a Baltimore jail. Derrick Jones was sentenced…

  • Metro: System safe despite smoke incidents

    WASHINGTON — Metro has released new information about smoke incidents that occurred in multiple stations this past weekend, including one incident passengers described as an “explosion.” Metro now says there was a sudden release of…