• Clothes dryers pose fire risk

    WASHINGTON — Several local fires have been caused by clothes dryers this winter, including one on Super Bowl Sunday that caused an estimated $1 million in damage at a Bethesda apartment. But simple safety tips…

  • U Md. team wins award for dryer design

    This year, a team of engineering students from the University of Maryland entered their design for an energy-saving clothes dryer in the nationwide Max Tech and Beyond competition – and won.