Over the past two years, Paul Williams has learned a thing or two about throwing a party in a cemetery.
For one, serving alcohol is fine, but no one should get falling-down drunk. There are too many tombstones to trip over.
Since the historic preservationist was hired as president of ...
Sen. Mark R. Warner touts his bipartisan approach as the key reason he deserves a second term, and his Senate record confirms he regularly works with members across the aisle on his legislative priorities.
But when it comes time to vote, the record also shows Mr. Warner has been a ...
Take your kids on a whirlwind tour of Europe's cultural delights without spending thousands on airfare and accommodations — or even leaving the D.C. metro area.
The Delegation of the European Union to the United States is hosting the seventh annual Kids Euro Festival, a two-week celebration of European arts ...
There is a candidate running for a high office in the nation's capital who wants a "moratorium on school closings and new charter schools." I won't name the candidate because the focus should not be on the candidate, but on the fact that such a stance is anti-children.
FREDERICK, Md. — A fire department official said three people were killed and two others were injured Thursday when an airplane and a helicopter collided in the air near the Frederick Municipal Airport in Maryland.
Capt. Kevin Fox of Frederick County Fire and Rescue said the collision occurred at 3:40 ...
The District's newly minted concealed carry laws require gun owners seeking permits to complete 18 hours of firearms training.
One problem: As of Wednesday, the day before a court-ordered deadline for the permitting process to begin, no instructors had been approved to teach the compulsory course.
The disparity is emblematic ...
When snow falls, Montgomery County deploys a fleet of plows that cover about 5,000 miles of roads. Private property owners are required to clear sidewalks adjacent to their land no later than 24 hours after the end of what officials like to call a ?storm event.?Read full article >>
Federal investigators were in Frederick County on Friday morning at the scene of a crash the previous afternoon involving a helicopter and a plane that left three people dead.
National Transportation Safety Board officials are expected to spend the day at the site, as they sift through the wreckage and try to figure out what happened. Officials from Advanced Helicopter Concepts of Frederick were expected to brief the media Friday at the Frederick Municipal Airport. The company routinely trains pilots there.Read full article >>
Nearly 43,000 Marylanders cast their ballots on Thursday, a significant uptick from the first day of early voting four years ago.
Turnout statewide was up about 37 percent from 2010, the last time a governor?s race was on the ballot, according to figures released by the Maryland State Board of Elections.. The highest totals Thursday were seen in Baltimore, Prince George?s and Montgomery counties.Read full article >>
Nina Pham, the first nurse diagnosed with Ebola in the United States after caring for an infected patient in Dallas, has been declared ?virus free,? officials at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md., said Friday morning.Read full article >>