Home prices are up in each county in the
Washington metro area, signaling a positive step
for the housing market.
If federal budget cuts automatically take place
in January, the Washington region could see lose
about 65,000 federal jobs and 96,000 federal
contractor positions, according to Stephen
Fuller, director for the Center for Regional
Analysis at George Mason
Think the guy in the next cubicle is being rude
by wearing his earbuds and listening to music? He
may just be sharpening his brain.
After every major power outage, there\’s a call to
bury electric lines. The latest WTOP Beltway Poll
shows which utility customers favor that move the
The latest WTOP Beltway Poll shows that 88 percent
of customers continued to
remain satisfied with their electric utility after
the June derecho.
Imagine buying a home, getting ready to move in
and having a major catastrophe strike. It
happened to one couple in Maryland.
A man, woman and child were found dead in an
Owings, Md., home
Tuesday morning in what Calvert County Sheriff
officials say was a
kids going back to school at the end of August,
many hotels have excess inventory and are
willing to offer deep
discounts, says Orbitz Senior Editor Jeanenne
The hot, steamy, stormy weather is leading to the
worst blood shortage in 15 years.
The Cannon Building was invaded by all shapes,
sizes and ages of
canines and cats Tuesday afternoon. Several
shelters and animal rescue groups
across the region showcased their dogs and cats
up for adoption on the Hill.
Camp Accomplish is the only camp in the country
that integrates both children with
disabilities and those without. WTOP\’s Darci
Marchese spent a day talking with campers,
parents, counselors and staff to get a sense of
makes this camp stand out.
Parents need to make sure their children are aware
of the dangers of heat exposure and to be aware of
what their bodies are telling them while at camp.
If you are looking for a new career, here are six
fields experiencing job growth.
There are too many deer in Rock Creek Park
up all the
vegetation. Now there\’s a plan in place to
Some doctors say that type of clothing can certainly add an additional layer of protection in the sun, especially for children who don\’t like sunscreen, but others are less enthusiastic.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.