Firefighters were still battling the blaze hours after it started at a four-story apartment building with as many as 200 people in 55 units.

(Salwan Georges / The Washington Post)

Most schools in the District and its Maryland suburbs reopen in August. In Northern Virginia, with the notable exception of Loudoun County, most reopen in early September. Here are K-12 start dates for local school systems and here are start dates for D.C. private schools.

  • Aug 9, 2012
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