Fifty-two percent of the respondents in a Goucher College poll have direct ties to the opioid abuse crisis. The poll also found strong support for imposing term limits on state lawmakers and a $15 minimum wage, but a split on banning kids’ tackle football.
Alwin Chen, an 18-year-old honor roll student at Clarksburg High School in Montgomery County, had allegedly compiled a “list of grievances” against other students in the school.
The budget would raise the tax rate from $1.13 to $1.155 per $100 of assessed value, the second hike in three years. Salaries for teachers and other employees would rise, as would spending on police, parks and efforts to combat gangs, mental illness and opioid drug abuse.
Christine Baltazar, left, and Giulia Arostegui take a selfie with the portrait of Michelle Obama. (Carolyn Van Houten/The Post)
Christine Baltazar, left, and Giulia Arostegui take a selfie with the portrait of Michelle Obama. (Carolyn Van Houten/The Post)
Thousands of visitors lined up for hours this past week to check out the newly installed paintings of former president Barack Obama and his wife Michelle.
More than 30 percent of public high school graduates last year in Maryland earned a passing score of 3 or higher on at least one Advanced Placement exam.

Stun gun is used against swords.

Police say one arrest made.

Outdoor diners appear unruffled.

Chancellor Antwan Wilson had been in the post for just a year.

Despite almost flat budget, City Manager Mark Jinks proposes several new initiatives.

The increase would have offset the likely elimination of the council’s controversial car allowance.

About a half-dozen spaces are slated to open or expand this year in the District and Northern Virginia.

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The school board chief claims Steven L. Walts misled the board about an August car accident, which a district spokeswoman said Walts reported immediately to school officials and police.

Edlin School’s team beats 43 middle schools from around the world.

These temperatures are more typical of May than February.

Trial starts for Michael Vaughn, 60, who is accused of selling votes for cash in liquor board scandal.

Most of the damaged cameras were in Northeast Washington.

If D.C. hits 80, it will be the earliest case on record.

Alex van der Zwaan admitted he lied about communications with Rick Gates in connection with work for the Ukrainian government.

Lawmakers in Richmond advanced a budget plan that would cover low-income Virginians.

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Foes of naming the spot after Nancy Reagan suggest writing Northern Virginia’s reps.

Katherine A. Rowe, an English scholar and provost at Smith College, will take the helm at W&M in July.

A majority of D.C. Council members say Antwan Wilson must go. ‘The trust is just gone,’ one said.

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