Most of the two-hour discussion focused heavily on why voters should dump Rep. Barbara Comstock in November’s general election and resist President Trump’s initiatives. The Democrats did differ on how to improve Obamacare.
The panel would operate apart from the mayor and analyze data from traditional public and charter schools. The proposal follows a report that found one in three city high school graduates in 2017 did not meet requirements to earn their diplomas.
While increasing county property values have fueled spending growth for years, significantly higher costs for schools, Metro and debt service are rising even faster, the board chairwoman said.
The Coalition for a Planned Reston opposes many of the changes pushed by the construction of the Metro Silver Line. (Jahi Chikwendiu/The Washington Post)
The Coalition for a Planned Reston opposes many of the changes pushed by the construction of the Metro Silver Line. (Jahi Chikwendiu/The Washington Post)
Residents in one of the nation’s first planned communities are at odds over new development they fear could result in more growth than the town can support, ruining its character.
The county, seeking more control under a 2014 state law meant to help struggling farmers, argues that Whitehall Farms’s plan is not agritourism. The farmers say the project could offset annual losses of about $100,000 from their cattle, hog and produce business.

One person pinned against wall, another thrown to ground.

Crash was on April 13.

Man is seriously injured, authorities say.

Incident happened near Annapolis.

Felton was a founding member of legendary D.C. go-go band Rare Essence.

Crash is at Randolph Road and Nebel Street.

“You would have those days when you would just ask, ‘Why am I doing this?’ It’s so hard.”

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Krish Vignarajah finished second in the straw poll for governor behind Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker III. Del. Aruna Miller won the poll in the race to succeed U.S. Rep. John Delaney.

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“Rumpelstiltskin” was a kids’ show but it had adult inspiration. Oh, and I was in it.

Temperatures will reach the upper 60s on Monday.

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Police said the Reston man is being treated for serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.

Photographer Annie Leibovitz received the museum's Lifetime Achievement Award for Excellence in the Arts.

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The cause of the fire at the home in Severn, in Anne Arundel County, is under investigation.

We settle into a more stable spring pattern heading into the workweek, albeit still on the cooler side of normal.

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Metered parking will go up by 25 cent, and the hours of enforcement will extend until 8 p.m.

Accident was April 13 on Interstate 81.

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