Arlington Animal Watch: Ex-military hero’s turn to be saved

Former bomb-detecting German shepherd is found in Arlington and returned to its owner.


Night of revelry in Potomac ends with 3 people taken to hospitals

Montgomery police said two were stabbed and a third hurt in a fight after a party was shut down in Potomac.


In Maryland attorney general’s race, Braveboy wins endorsement of building trades group

A Washington-area building trades organization has endorsed the Prince George’s delegate.


Young Sikhs in Maryland fight bias with diplomacy in the classroom

(Bill O'Leary / The Washington Post)

Members of a Sikh community in Maryland combat misunderstanding with education.


O’Malley announces more limited cooperation on deportations at state-run jail in Baltimore

(Patrick Semansky / AP)

Maryland’s governor said the Baltimore facility will no longer automatically comply with requests.


Washington area’s largest churches

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Religion events from around the Washington area

Easter worship services, pipe organ concerts, bingo night, Henry VIII book discussion, choral concerts.


Md. spent $90 million on health exchange technology, according to cost breakdown

(Brian Witte / AP)

State spent nearly $130 million total on failed exchange, and officials haven’t detailed how to pay for fixes.


Purple Line concerns derail CASA endorsement for Leventhal, Floreen

CASA de Maryland has decided not to endorse Montgomery council members Leventhal, Floreen.


Boy whose hand got stuck in escalator at Iverson Mall released from hospital

(Mark Brady / @PGFDPIO)

The 6-year-old’s hand and fingers got caught in a down escalator at Iverson Mall in Prince George’s.