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  • Ice show, Halloween highlight 'Frozen' mania

    Ice show, Halloween highlight 'Frozen' mania
    Between now and next Sunday, you can expect to hear a lot of people singing, "Do you want to build a snowman?" and "Let it go!" The ice show version of the Disney mega-hit "Frozen" is coming to Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore, with 12 performances...
  • New Musical 'The Honeymooners' To Premiere At Goodspeed

    A classic American musical, one of Jerry Herman’s beloved shows and the world premiere of a musical based the ‘50s TV series “The Honeymooners” will make up the 2015 season for the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam. ┬áThe new...
  • Gov. Terry McAuliffe's ethics commission backs tighter gift caps, targets redistricting

    Gov. Terry McAuliffe's ethics commission backs tighter gift caps, targets redistricting
    RICHMOND – Gov. Terry McAuliffe's ethics reform commission is poised to recommend a tightening of gift and travel rules for state leaders, but consensus proved more difficult on other points Monday, during the commission's first meeting. Time is...
  • Ebola travel ban makes sense

    Ebola travel ban makes sense
    I never thought I would agree with a Republican about anything, but I strongly support a travel ban to and from the nations infected by Ebola ("NIH says Ebola nurse now virus free, will be discharged from Bethesda center," Oct. 24). This is, pure and...
  • Highlights from CTA's proposed 2015 budget

    Highlights from CTA's proposed 2015 budget
    Rail changes Service to be added in 2015. •Blue Line: 2 more rush-period trips. •Orange Line: 2 more rush-period trips. The CTA is also citing in its 2015 budget changes that are taking effect before the end of 2014. Those changes...
  • Orange County blogger hopes to finish novel while riding Amtrak

    Orange County blogger hopes to finish novel while riding Amtrak
    At first, Marianne Kirby was just one of 16,000 writers seeking a free long-distance ride on an Amtrak train. Then, in July, the Orange County resident and UCF graduate got an email saying she was one of 115 semi-finalists who were still in the...
  • Fitzpatrick, Strouse spar on abortion, Ebola, other issues

    Fitzpatrick, Strouse spar on abortion, Ebola, other issues
    Viewpoints on abortion, the Ebola virus, marijuana and health care — and nearly $2 million in campaign cash — now divide Bucks County Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick and Kevin Strouse, his Democratic challenger for the 8th Congressional...
  • ODU survey: More people avoid trips due to traffic

    ODU survey: More people avoid trips due to traffic
    More people than ever are avoiding driving to certain businesses or neighboring cities due to traffic. That's the conclusion of the 2014 Life in Hampton Roads survey, compiled by the Old Dominion Social Science Research Center. According to the...
  • CTA: No fare hikes in 2015

    CTA: No fare hikes in 2015
    CTA riders will not have to pay more in fares next year, but they will see an increase in rail service during rush hour, according to the transit agency's proposed 2015 budget released early Monday. The freezing of fares is good news for riders who...
  • Frequent travelers give TSA low marks despite PreCheck expansion

    Frequent travelers give TSA low marks despite PreCheck expansion
    The Transportation Security Administration is falling flat in its efforts to win the hearts of frequent fliers. Nearly 86% of frequent fliers surveyed said the agency is doing a “poor” or a “fair” job. And that’s after...
  • On the Spot: Honor seat reservations? That's up to the airline

    Question: In the Oct. 12 Letters column in the Travel section, a letter headlined "Gloomy Skies" recounted that a US Airways customer service representative said that the airline was not legally obligated to honor seat reservations. Is this fact or...