| Jan 24, 2012
| 2:25 PM
When the Brookings Institution came out with a listing of the 200 wealthiest metropolitan areas in the entire freaking world, it seemed shockingly weird to see Hartford at the very top and Bridgeport just below at No. 5.
Whenever Connecticut folks...
| Jul 21, 2011
| 9:28 AM
"We are not an ordinary dance company," affirms Stephanie Yezek when asked about her Bare Contemporary Dance Collaboration.
Together with co-founder Francesca Jandasek, the Howard County native is back in town after a whirlwind dance tour, and is...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 8:43 AM
High school basketball scores for March 3
AAA State Championship
Princess Anne 57, Potomac 42
Woodside 55, William Fleming 42
AA State Championship
Liberty-Bealeton 73, Brunswick 51
| 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
| Sep 6, 2011
| 6:53 AM
Chris Murtha, Wethersfield: I was living in NYC at the time, and would connect my subway line at the WTC everyday. I can still remember everything about that morning. It was a bright blue sky, fall crispness in the air, and I was on my way to Newark...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 8:39 AM
Crime on Metro trains and buses has been dropping over the last five years and is lower than in many of the communities they serve, according to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s news blog.
The Source, addressing the issue after a fatal...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 11:13 AM
While Metro has already raised their rates multiple times over the past few years, it appears that D.C. cab drivers may soon be following suit.
By February 2012, you could be paying almost double what you pay now per-mile. D.C. Taxicab Commissioner...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 10:43 AM
WASHINGTON, DC -- The suspect in the shooting at the Family Research Council walked into the headquarters of the conservative group armed with a 9 mm pistol and shot a security guard, saying "I don't like your politics," authorities alleged in a...
| Sep 28, 2009
Despite a midday deluge, book lovers turned out in record numbers for the ninth annual National Book Festival in Washington, D.C., on Saturday.
The gray morning couldn't dissuade 130,000 people from attending readings and signings on the National Mall...
| Dec 10, 2008
The request was straightforward, even flattering. Send a few hundred Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies across the country next month to assist Washington, D.C., police at the presidential inauguration.
It's the price tag of $1.6 million -- with as...
| Apr 30, 2009
North Texas drivers spend countless hours in traffic each year, but a new study shows congestion is easing. According to INRIX, a Washington based company that studies traffic flow patterns, the nations top 10 metro areas showed big declines in traffic...