People headed home from school and work early across the D.C. area Monday afternoon as a wintry mix fell on the region. The combination of rain, snow and frigid road temperatures developed over the past two weeks could cause dangerous driving and walking conditions.
For pet owners who keep or take their animals outside during the cold, there are rules that must be followed.
The freezing temperatures could wreak havoc on your plants; Garden Editor Mike McGrath has tips for the cold weather.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.