A new department dedicated to helping sexual assault and domestic violence victims will open at the Inova Loudoun Hospital in Leesburg, Virginia, in May.
In recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Krav Maga in Capitol Hill hosted a women’s self-defense seminar on Saturday. The cost for the event was a suggested $10 donation and proceeds will go to the D.C. Rape Crisis Center.
Two ramps at the Capitol Reflecting Pool, made to keep ducklings from drowning, were so successful last year that they’re being brought back this spring. See photos.
Peter Swaak, one of the robotics team captains, said he and his teammates thought their season was over this year when they got an email saying the team was heading to the 2018 robotics competition via a wild card slot.
The District has the best infrastructure for early childhood education in the local area, offering public funding for both 3- and 4-year-olds to attend pre-K.
There has been progress with construction, but the National Museum of the United States Army won’t open until 2020. It was originally scheduled to open in 2019.
The British Royal Air Force turned 100-years-old in April, and to celebrate it the Air and Space Museum hosted “The Great British Fly-In” featuring some of the most famous planes flown by the RAF in World War II.
Dominion Energy’s “Solar for Students” program has expanded to more schools, including Kenmore Middle School in Arlington, Virginia.
Nabra Hassanen, 17, of Reston, Virginia, was brutally killed in June 2017. Her friends and family remembered her life by giving to others on what would’ve been her 18th birthday Saturday.
Police are still trying to identify the driver who changed lanes in front of D.C. police officer Jamal Shaw, who died Friday while riding a motorcycle in Clinton, Maryland.
Virginia’s attorney general continues to make fighting the opioid-heroin epidemic a top priority, and he has been pushing to crack down on fentanyl and heroin dealers.
Volunteers came out for the annual spring cleanup of Fairfax County, Virginia, parks Saturday, despite forecasts calling for cold temperatures and snow.
Dave Blazer with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources says warmer temperatures get the crabs up and moving. They burrow down in the mud in a hibernation-like state during the cold weather
The cherry blossoms’ peak bloom is expected a few days earlier than planned as the blossoms have advanced to the “puffy white” stage, despite the possible snow on Monday.
The next NASA launch will study Mars’ deep interior and even find out if the planet has Marsquakes.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.