Ted Patch proves you can go home again, fixing his parents’ old house for his family

(Katherine Frey / The Washington Post)

When his widowed father wanted to sell the old family home, Ted Patch and his wife bought it for themselves.


Game over: The pinball wizard and his lost dream of a Washington museum

(Joseph Victor Stefanchik / For The Washington Post)

He had 800 machines and a dream. Two museums later, he’s selling out. And promising no more. Maybe.

House of the Week | Updated 19th-century home in Riva for $1.525M

Tudor Hall evokes spirited elegance of pre-Civil War times.

Water main break blocks Route 1 in Hyattsville through Friday a.m.

A broken water main promises to impact Friday morning commute on Route 1.


Democrat accuses Larry Hogan of profiting from Change Maryland purchase

(Patrick Semansky / AP)

Del. Dereck E. Davis said Larry Hogan should donate the $80,000 he “pocketed” to charity.


Clinton, Md., man wanted in a fatal car crash turns himself in, police say.

Police: Clinton man wanted in a fatal crash has turned himself in.


High school suspensions plummet in Montgomery, falling nearly 37 percent


Suspensions have fallen nearly 37 percent as county school officials look for other disciplinary approaches.


Water main break shuts down road in Hyattsville

Rhode Island Avenue near Crittenden Street shut down after water main break Thursday afternoon.

Montgomery County taxi drivers join forces with AFL-CIO union

Montgomery County cabbies are set to join a national labor union, joining a rapidly spreading movement in the taxi industry to unionize in an effort to have a voice in a changing industry and fight app-base companies like Uber.


Prince George’s police look for two suspects in shooting death of man in Bowie

The victim was found in his Prince George’s County home. Authorities say the incident may be drug-related.