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Capital Crescent Trail closed again

A portion of the Capital Crescent Trail is closed again because of a suspected sewage spill.

Friday - 05/16/2014, 05:10pm EDT

Tags: sewage spill, Capital Crescent Trail, Georgetown, rain

Body found near Point of Rocks boat ramp

A fire official says a body has been found near the Point of Rocks boat ramp.

Sunday - 05/05/2013, 07:58pm EDT

Tags: body found,

Driver alert after car lands in C&O Canal

A car landed on its side in the C&O Canal Wednesday afternoon, D.C. police say.

Wednesday - 01/16/2013, 04:00pm EST


National parks generate more than $1B for local economy

National parks in D.C., Maryland and Virginia generated more than $1.8 billion in revenue in 2010 from 58 million visitors and supported more than 22,000 related jobs.

Sunday - 03/11/2012, 07:57am EDT

Tags: National Mall, Shenandoah National Park, Rock Creek Park, Antietam Battlefield, Manassas National Battlefield Park

Group celebrates lodging in C&O Canal lock houses

Work to open six lock houses for lodging on the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park _ seen as an extraordinary way to give people a taste of life on the old shipping channel _ has resulted in an award from the Maryland Historical Trust.

Monday - 02/27/2012, 04:12pm EST

Tags: Maryland Historical Trust,