Maryland open houses Feb. 28-March 1

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


Knights, Tigers take home titles

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BASKETBALL | The Grace Christian boys and Takoma Academy girls each use a physical advantage to capture MISAL tournament crowns.


Going Out Guide, Feb. 26-March 4, 2015

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What’s happening in Prince George’s County and Southern Maryland


Prince George’s community calendar, Feb. 26-March 4, 2015

Black History Month lecture and showcase, documentary screening, Dr. Seuss’s birthday.


Boys’ basketball Top 20 rankings

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BOYS’ BASKETBALL | Montrose Christian takes over at No. 1 while Richard Montgomery and Douglass re-enter the rankings ahead of the playoffs.


Southern Maryland crime report

Reports from the Maryland State Police and the Calvert, Charles and St. Mary’s counties sheriff’s offices.


Southern Maryland home sales

Listings of homes sold recently in Calvert, Charles and St. Mary’s counties.


Southern Maryland community calendar, Feb. 26-March 5, 2015

Events include a toy boat building workshop, a singles dance, a genealogy class and a teen film club.


Maryland 1A girls’ basketball playoff preview

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GIRLS’ BASKETBALL | 2014 region finalist Forestville has its sights set on a region title and state tournament berth, but New Town stands in the way.


Maryland 2A girls’ basketball playoff preview: region-by-region breakdown

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With Calvert relying on a young core of players, Largo, Oakland Mills, Douglass and St. Charles are among the teams looking for deep runs.


Md. First Lady Yumi Hogan serves her own kimchi at Lunar New Year celebration

The traditional celebration at the governor’s mansion marked a milestone with the state’s first Asian-American first lady. She served her own kimchi.

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Why digital natives prefer reading in print. Yes, you read that right.

Textbook makers, bookstore owners and college student surveys all find a preference for old-fashioned print.

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Diane Rehm tackles right-to-die topic on show after coming out in support

NPR talk show host Diane Rehm addresses her support for the right-to-die campaign on her show.

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The right to die battle: A timeline

The right to die debate, through the years.

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Maryland & regional photo galleries

Our Washington

Post photographers are sharing their favorite area locations.

Sinkhole swallows car in Bladensburg area

A 12-inch water-main break caused a residential street to give way and swallow a car in the Bladensburg area.

Maryland’s inauguration day

New Gov. Larry Hogan and his lieutenant, Boyd Rutherford, are sworn in after an interfaith prayer service.

D.C.’s first snowfall of the winter

Travelers probably aren’t too thankful for the storm that hit the day before Thanksgiving.

Frederick, Md., is part of a small-city boom

Walkable, urban mini-D.C.s are popping up nationwide, with Frederick, Md., a notable example.

Larry Hogan, riding an anti-tax wave

Maryland’s GOP nominee for governor on the campaign trail, bringing a familiar face along.

From Annapolis to Fallujah and back again

Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown served two terms in the House of Delegates, spending some of his tenure deployed in Iraq.

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.

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