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Watch for stink bugs with warmer weather

“They’re going to be on your windows, on your front door, on your screens — they’re trying to get outdoors right now and find some food as trees and shrubs come into blossom and fruit,” says University of Maryland College Park Professor of Entomology Mike Raupp.

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    Editor’s Note: Sponsored by Monday Properties and written by ARLnow.com, Startup Monday is a weekly column that profiles Arlington-based startups and their founders. The Ground Floor, Monday’s office space for young companies in Rosslyn, is now open. The Metro-accessible space features a…

  • Maryland, D.C. rank among worst states for doctors

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  • Va. man gets 18 months in HIV case involving 2 Md. women

    BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — A Virginia man has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for having unprotected sex with two women in Maryland without telling them he was HIV positive. Twenty-eight-year-old Daniel Cleaves of…

  • Photos: 1 dead in gate-crashing at Fort Meade

    A senior U.S. official says preliminary reports from the scene at Fort Meade, Maryland, indicate one person is dead after a car with two people tried to ram a gate at the base, the home…

  • UMW rugby team suspended over chant

    FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (AP) — The University of Mary Washington has suspended activities for its men’s rugby team after officials there said an audio recording captured some team members chanting a song with violent and sexually…

  • Fire officials: Boy burned, brother played with lighter

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) _ Fire officials in Annapolis say a 4-year-old boy was seriously burned when his 6-year-old brother played with a lighter at a shelter. Firefighters called to the Light House Shelter on Sunday…

  • New ‘Daily Show’ Host Performing at Drafthouse Next Week

    South African comedian Trevor Noah will succeed Jon Stewart as host of The Daily Show, and next week he’s coming to Arlington. Noah, 31, is scheduled to perform seven shows at the Arlington Cinema and…

  • FCPS Approves Calendar With Sept. 8 Start

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  • 1 shot at gate to NSA

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  • Pet of the Week: Confetti

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  • Carnival Cruises return to Baltimore with renovated ship

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Carnival Cruise Lines has returned to the Port of Baltimore after completing extensive renovations to the Carnival Pride ship. The Maryland Port Administration celebrated the ship’s return Sunday. The Carnival Pride left…

  • Crystal City 5K Fridays Start This Week

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  • Hogan signing bill making March 30 Vietnam Veterans Day

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Vietnam veterans are getting some long-delayed appreciation in Maryland. Republican Gov. Larry Hogan is signing a bill Monday making March 30 “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day.” The bill was introduced by…

  • Several Restaurants Wanted Tetra Space, Report Says

    The owner of the former Reston Visitors Center said he has had talks with several local restaurant owners about purchasing the building for nearly $3 million, according to an appraisal done by Reston Association. Reston…