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Humane Society pushes last day of 'Catnado' campaign

Sharknado was just the beginning. Now the nation's capital has been hit with Catnado.

Saturday - 07/20/2013, 06:16am EDT

Tags: Washington Humane Society, Catnado campaign

Heroes in hardhats: The men who kept the water flowing in Prince George's

They stood in 3-feet of water, 20 feet underground for hours trying to close an enormous, corroded valve, which was the key to keep water flowing to more than 100,000 Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission customers. Their herculean effort averted a major water outage during a summer heatwave.

Thursday - 07/18/2013, 08:59pm EDT

Tags: wssc, water outage, Heroes,

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Groups focus on failing math scores in Montgomery County

Teachers across the region are sweating some big changes coming their way and that's no different in Montgomery County.

Tuesday - 07/16/2013, 07:57am EDT

Tags: Joshua Starr, Montgomery County Public Schools, math

D.C. power customers say Starion ripped them off

More than 100 D.C. residents say they thought they were getting a good deal when they signed on with third party power providers to cut their power bills. Instead, they told the D.C. Public Service Commission, they got ripped off.

Friday - 07/12/2013, 05:30pm EDT

Tags: Public Service Commission, Starion, pepco, power companies, Scam

Hundreds turn out to meet new CEO of Prince George's County schools

Parents, students and the business community turned out Wednesday night to meet Kevin Maxwell, the school system's new chief executive officer for Prince George's County Public Schools.

Thursday - 07/11/2013, 04:26am EDT

Tags: Temple Hills, Kevin Maxwell, pgcps

Montgomery Co. schools could get new safety features

Montgomery County's public schools could feel every safer for students and staff if the County Council approves funding for a new security plan.

Wednesday - 07/10/2013, 11:42am EDT

Tags: Montgomery County Public Schools, Montgomery County Council, Sandy Hook Elementary, newtown, conn., school safety

Fourth of July a common time for pets to flee

Fireworks may scare off your furry friend, so check out some tips to make sure your pet makes it home safely.

Friday - 07/05/2013, 04:52am EDT

Tags: pets, lost pet, animal shelters, Fourth of July,

Chesapeake Bay health improving, earns C grade

In the annual report card from the Center, the health of the bay has improved, going from a D+ rating in 2011 to a C for 2012.

Thursday - 07/04/2013, 03:28pm EDT

Tags: Chesapeak Bay, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, bay health, bay restoration,

Arizona fire deaths hit home for Montgomery Co. wildland firefighter

Montgomery County paramedic and nationally-certified wildland firefighter Peggy Miller shares the struggles of fighting blazes like the one that killed 19 members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots in Arizona.

Tuesday - 07/02/2013, 04:38am EDT

Tags: wildfire, Hotshots, Granite Mountain Hotshots, arizona, Peggy Miller, Montgomery County Fire and Rescue

New PG school chief ready to tackle district's challenges

Prince George's County's new superintendent Kevin Maxwell pledges to set the bar high and said he'll need parents help to turn around the struggling school system.

Friday - 06/28/2013, 04:01pm EDT

Tags: Rushern Baker, Kevin Maxwell, Prince George

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