"The disparity between the richest and poorest infants in D.C. is striking," said Bina Valsangaar about the District's infant mortality rates. DC ranks last among wealthy capitals for infant deaths "The disparity between the richest and poorest infants in D.C. is striking," said Bina Valsangaar about the District's infant mortality rates.
WUSA-TV Washington, Tue, May 5 2015 @ 12:00 AM
Smoke alarms allowed a Sterling family to safely evacuate their home. Fire crews responded to 20584 Birchfield Place at approximately 2:15 a.m. Monday to find a two-story, single-family home with smoke coming from its garage.
Loudoun Times, Mon, May 4 2015 @ 05:35 PM
Loudoun County police arrested a Germantown, Md., woman after she struck a pedestrian with her vehicle early Sunday morning on Route 7. The pedestrian was airlifted to Inova Fairfax Hospital, where he was treated for his injuries and later released, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office. The collision occurred at about 5 a.m., a police report said.
Patch.com, Mon, May 4 2015 @ 01:11 PM
It's called going over the cliff. When students with autism leave the public school system - and the network of support and therapy it provides - they often graduate to the couch.
The Washington Post, Mon, May 4 2015 @ 10:44 AM
Loudoun County police are investigating an incident Tuesday in which a teenager pointed a gun at another teenager on an Ashburn street. A sheriff's deputy learned on Wednesday that a juvenile male was approached by the juvenile suspect at about 5 p.m. Tuesday in the area of Legacy Park Drive and Livingston Terrace, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office.
Patch.com, Thu, Apr 30 2015 @ 05:54 PM
Lonesome River Band will headline the 6th Annual Loudoun Bluegrass Festival on May 9, 2015. The event will take place from 10am - 10pm at the Loudoun County 4-H Fairgrounds located at 17558 Dry Mill Road in Leesburg, Virginia.
Cybergrass, Thu, Apr 30 2015 @ 04:04 AM
A Reston teenager took window shopping to another level early Tuesday morning, driving his car through the glass showroom door of the local Ferrari dealership, say Loudoun County police. Douglas W. Rios, 19, was charged with two counts of burglary, two counts of grand larceny and destruction of property for driving through the door of the Ferrari of Washington dealership in Sterling, according to a report from the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office.
Patch.com, Wed, Apr 29 2015 @ 03:03 PM
Interest is so high that two local beekeeping clubs say they are being stretched to keep up with the demand. Introductory beekeeping classes offered in Loudoun and Prince William counties fill up quickly every year, and waiting lists carry over from one year to the next, beekeepers in both counties said.
The Washington Post, Tue, Apr 28 2015 @ 03:00 AM