• Montgomery County leaders call for more school funding, higher taxes

    WASHINGTON — A group of Montgomery County leaders marked the first day of the new school year Monday by highlighting record-high enrollment and calling for more funding for Maryland’s largest school system. “No system can…

  • Va. higher ed panel to discuss projected enrollment, degrees

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Universities and colleges in Virginia expect enrollment to increase by more than 7 percent in 2021. A preliminary state report says public and private institutions expect to enroll about 475,000 undergraduate…

  • Md. offers health care enrollment extension

    WASHINGTON — You didn’t get health coverage in 2014 and now you’re being hit with a tax penalty. You missed the Feb. 15 deadline to sign up for 2015 coverage. If you are a Maryland…

  • D.C. Health Exchange continues enrollment process due to high volume, weekend weather

    WASHINGTON — If you live in the District of Columbia and worry that your application for the D.C. Health Exchange didn’t go through before the deadline of Feb. 15, fear not. The enrollment process for…

  • Henderson proposes closing 20 D.C. public schools

    D.C. Public Schools announced that 20 schools
    and programs will possibly close, most beginning
    next fall, to better use school buildings and
    staff resources. A series of public meetings are
    planned during the next month to give parents
    and community members a chance to weigh in on
    the plan.