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Maryland open houses Oct. 25-26

A list of properties in Maryland that you can visit Saturday and Sunday.

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Where We Live | Moyaone Reserve

(Evy Mages / FOR THE WASHINGTON POST)

In Accokeek, Md., across the Potomac from Mount Vernon, there’s lots of room to breathe.

Street Smart: What to see in College Park

The interesting history of Testudo, the terrapin mascot of the University of Maryland.

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3 killed, 2 injured when aircraft collide in Frederick County

(Handout / Reuters)

The crash occurred about a mile from the Frederick Municipal Airport, according to authorities.

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Reed lifts Falcons to WCAC title

FIELD HOCKEY | Taylor Reed scores both goals as Good Counsel tops St. John’s to win its second straight league championship.

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A bitter sheriff’s race in a fast-changing part of Maryland

(Katherine Frey / The Washington Post)

Frederick County Sheriff Chuck Jenkins is challenged by a Democrat and shifting demographics.

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Md. school districts rush to meet vaccination deadline

Thousands of students have not shown proof of state-required vaccinations.

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Maryland candidates urge voters to cast their ballots early

(Jenna Johnson / TWP)

Both gubernatorial nominees appeared in Prince George’s County on Thursday to promote early voting.

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Maryland girls’ soccer bracket breakdown

(Doug Kapustin)

GIRLS’ SOCCER | A region-by-region breakdown of each of the four Maryland state tournaments, highlighting the top teams and best potential matchups.

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Where We Live | Moyaone Reserve in Accokeek, Md.

(Evy Mages / FOR THE WASHINGTON POST)

Residents find serenity in this 2,800-acre rural, wooded community in Prince George’s County.

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A bitter sheriff’s race in a fast-changing part of Maryland

Frederick County Sheriff Chuck Jenkins is challenged by a Democrat and shifting demographics.

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‘Argo’ hero Tony Mendez takes on Parkinson’s disease

The former spy has made his illness public to bring attention to new treatments.

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‘Argo’ hero Tony Mendez battling Parkinson’s

The former spy is talking publicly for the first time about the disease, which he struggled with following the hit movie “Argo.“

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Is this the greatest eBay listing ever?

A Wyoming gamer expecting his fourth child is auctioning off an astonishing collection of more than 5,700 video games.

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Horseshoe Baltimore casino’s opening night

Throngs of people showed up to try their luck at the city’s first casino.

Aboard the Memphis Belle

Members of the media get a ride on the World War II B-17 bomber ahead of a weekend exhibition in Baltimore.

Marylanders go to the polls

In the Maryland primary, voters chose candidates for governor, attorney general and local offices.

Heavy rains, strong winds wallop D.C.

Anywhere from 2 to 4 inches of rain fell, beginning last night, causing flooding in the D.C. area.

Democratic candidates for Md. governor debate

Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown, Del. Heather Mizeur and Attorney General Doug Gansler face off.

A knitting class that isn’t just about knitting

For instructors and students, it’s more than just another activity to help prisoners pass the weeks, months and years.

Amateur gets a seat at the poker table

A new TV show gives Reisterstown, Md., man chance to play with pros.

Inside a casino’s surveillance operation

A security force and state-of-the-art surveillance operation protects Maryland Live Casino from thieves.

Worst storm of season hits D.C. area

The biggest storm of the season has closed airport runways, stretches of parkways, schools and offices across the region.

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