| Mar 11, 2012
| 5:41 PM
Some 700 miles away from home, Center Stage intern Meghan O'Rourke still got to celebrate her Irish heritage in Baltimore.
She missed out on a family tradition Sunday — Chicago's South Side Irish Parade — but Baltimore's St. Patrick's Day...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Today's forecast calls for partly sunny skies, with a high temperature near 66 degrees. Tonight's forecast calls for clouds, with showers likely, and a low temperature around 55 degrees.
Check our traffic updates for this morning's...
| Mar 15, 2012
Even as they turn 100, Washington's cherry trees in full bloom remain as wondrously beautiful as ever — which explains why more than a million people are expected to come gaze at them over the next five weeks.
D.C.'s annual Cherry Blossom Festival,...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 12:12 PM
The Washington Monument, which is slated for repairs after it was damaged in an earthquake last year, appears to be sinking, according to preliminary data collected by the National Geodetic Survey.
NGS surveyors and the National Park Service are...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 1:33 PM
Hyatt Regency Chesapeake
Spend your spring break at the spa with the Sunshine on Sale package marking the 10th anniversary of the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Golf Resort, Spa and Marina. From March 30 to April 8, spring break guests will be...
| Mar 23, 2012
First-Day-of-Issue stamp dedication ceremony for the Cherry Blossom Centennial 45-cent Forever stamps ||
Ambassador of Japan Ichiro Fujisaki
Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe
| Mar 22, 2012
| 4:13 PM
Hagerstown resident Izzy Nelson was riding his bicycle through downtown Hagerstown Thursday.
“I love the open air,” he said. “It’s a mild time, not too hot, and not too cold.”
Nelson, 40, was among area residents taking...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Day 2 of Supreme Court health care debate: Can the government make Americans carry insurance?
WASHINGTON (AP)— Can the government make Americans carry health insurance? The Supreme Court takes up the constitutional question at the heart of...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 2:05 PM
The Potomac Valley Audubon Society will sponsor a hawk-watching trip Wednesday, Oct. 17, to Washington Monument State Park on South Mountain just east of Boonsboro.
Participants will meet at 9 a.m. in the park's upper parking lot just below the monument....
| Oct 17, 2012
| 9:45 AM
Most remember the rule "stop, drop and roll" when it comes to fires. Federal emergency management officials want to add "drop, cover and hold on" to our memory banks.
Those are the instructions given during an earthquake, and people across five states,...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 3:26 PM
After volunteering their time at Tabitha’s Table, handing out food and hygiene products to those in need, Scott and Angela Griffin wanted to do more.
The Smithsburg couple decided to raise money for the organization by hiking 42 miles from Pen...