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Alston provides spark for Westlake

(Jonathan Newton / The Washington Post)

BOYS’ BASKETBALL | Omar Alston outshines Jordan Oakley to power No. 15 Westlake to a bounce-back Southern Maryland Athletic Conference win at La Plata.

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Arlington’s urbanization creates stress over construction

Residents and officials try to balance the need for schools, parks and housing in growing Northern Virginia.

Maryland open houses Jan. 24-25

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

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Going Out Guide

(John Pellett / John Pellett)

Going Out Guide for Prince George’s County and Southern Maryland, Jan. 22-28, 2015

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Southern Maryland crime report

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

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Southern Maryland home sales

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

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Southern Maryland community calendar, Jan. 22-29, 2015

Events include an appraiser fair, a community seed swap, book discussions and Lego robotics.

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Great Mills keeps its cool

GIRLS’ BASKETBALL | A rotation of five seniors and seven juniors has helped 10-1 Great Mills execute late in games.

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Going Out Guide

(Associated Press)

Going Out Guide for Prince George’s County and Southern Maryland, Jan. 15-21, 2015

Maryland open houses Jan. 17-18

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

 

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Maryland’s first family reflects the area’s diversity

Gov. Larry Hogan his Korean-born wife, Yumi, are a groundbreaking historic.

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Just divorced? Blast your wedding dress with a machine gun

Gun ranges are racing to attract new shooters with exceedingly creative package deals. A Las Vegas range is offering a “Just Divorced” package.

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GUNtry Club reviews: better than Disney World, “boyfriend...thought he was Rambo“’

New high-end gun ranges are putting the luxury in firearms -- granite counters, cigar lounges, custom fitted ear plugs.

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At elite clubs, members enjoy
cigars and a few rounds of gunfire

The guntry clubs are featuring lounges with plenty of leather and attracting a new breed of shooter.

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Maryland & regional photo galleries

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Post photographers are sharing their favorite area locations.

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.

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.

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