The Montgomery County school system wants to reduce class size. The county council president agrees, but paying for it requires balancing many factors.
Several residents asked the Montgomery County Council to raise taxes and spend more, especially on education and social services. Others argued against the idea.
While they may look cute, there’s a lot more to these tiny weddings. Here’s how couples of all ages celebrate in style and on budget.
The Smithsonian Institution, which runs the largest museum complex in the world, is asking Congress for an $82 million budget increase this year.
The county council in Prince George’s County, Maryland will soon see the county executive’s plans for the budget in fiscal year 2017.
The National Park Service is preparing to patch up the Arlington Memorial Bridge one last time, but even that fix will only extend the life of Washington’s most iconic river crossing by another five years.
There is worry and concern among parents and students in southern Prince George’s County, Maryland, as the Board of Education prepares to decide whether to close Forestville High School and Skyline Elementary School at the end of this school year.
“The best part is catching up on K through 12 education. We can’t just keep scrimping on that and expect to get away with it long-term,” says Del. Jim LeMunyon, (R-Chantilly), a member of the House Education committee.
The House and Senate changes to Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s budget proposal include an increase in education funding, new money for the underfunded state and teacher retirement plans and money to build a new eastbound lane on Interstate 66 inside the Beltway as rush-hour tolls begin.
Even as Metro sees significant declines in ridership and fare revenue, this year’s financial picture is looking brighter than expected as the agency has cut back on labor and other operating costs.
If you are struggling to live within your budget, here are five suggestions that will bring your retirement expenses into line with your more modest retirement income.
What if you want to show love to your special Valentine but not give into the retail message of the amount spent equating to more love? Thankfully, there are many possible options.
With a bit of planning and smart shopping, you can dramatically reduce the cost of eating healthy.
Soup is one of the best parts of winter cuisine. It’s also one of the best ways to get the most bang for your buck when you’re cooking.
Cruising can be an awesome vacation for the budget conscious who want to get away for a while.